200 Hour YTT

Enrollment for the Spring 2022 session is now closed. For information about future 200 Hour Online trainings email [email protected]

Program Structure

In response to COVID 19, the 2021-2022 session will be completely online. We have received special dispensation from Yoga Alliance to hold the training online, which will be a combination of live sessions on Zoom, as well as pre-recorded online practices and tutorials.

2022 Live Weekend Dates & Times


January 22nd-23rd, 10am-4pm
January 29-30th, 10am-4pm
February 19-20th, 10am-4pm
February 26-27th, 10am-4pm
March 19-20th, 10am-4pm
March 26-27th, 10am-4pm
April 16-17th, 10am-4pm
April 23rd-24th, 10am-4pm

In addition to the above in-person sessions, you will be required to complete…


25 asana classes with lead trainer Dannette Mason
12 Hours of online Spirals of Life – Subtle Body
20 Hours of online A&P with Leslie Kaminoff – included in tuition
20 Hours of online Yoga History & Philosophy – included in tuition
25 Hours: Practicum (student teaching), Seva (karma yoga), and homework

Remaining hours include online and self-paced studies.

Program Details

The 200 Hour Gentle Yoga Teacher Training Faculty

Master Teachers E-RYT 500 Hours
Dannette Mason – Founding Director School of Gentle Yoga
Caitlin Parsons – Lead Trainer
And many more experienced guest teachers.

The School of Gentle Yoga is a Yoga Alliance registered and approved program.

Yoga Alliance Accredited 200 Hour Teacher Training School of Gentle Yoga

Required Textbooks

School of Gentle Yoga Teacher Training Manual

School of Gentle Yoga Training Manual

Included in Tuition

The Secret Power of Yoga - Required Reading for School of Gentle Yoga YTT

The Secret Power of Yoga by Nischala Joy Devi

Not Included in Tuition, Purchase Here

Yoga Anatomy Leslie Kaminoff - Required Reading Yoga Teacher Training

Yoga Anatomy by Leslie Kaminoff

Not Included in Tuition, Purchase Here

200 Hour Gentle Yoga Teacher Training Course Pre-requisites

· Love of yoga
· A minimum of one year experience in yoga and basic understanding of essential asanas.
· Student interview: to be held after the application has been received

Course Recommendations and Requirements

· Daily practice 5-7 days a week recommended
· Homework: reading and written – more details in Training Manual.
· Attendance is mandatory: missed classes must be made up by private tutoring at a rate of $50 per hour or through online training.
· All financial requirements must be fulfilled.
· Teach a final presentation. More details in Training Manual.

Registration and Financial Services


1. If you are ready to enroll, ​click here to register: SGY 200 Hour YTT

2. You must also be enrolled in the SGY Monthly Membership to have access to the asana classes (25 hours) and Spirals of Life Series (12 hours). Enroll here: SGY Monthly Membership

If you have questions or need more information, please email [email protected] with your questions or to schedule a phone call.


2021-2022 Online 200 Hour Tuition – $1850, plus $39 per month for SGY membership.

The School of Gentle Yoga is committed to make yoga more accessible. As such the reduced cost and overhead of holding the training online is reflected in the tuition reduction ($1000 less than our in-person training).

Payment plans of five equal payments of $370 are available.

Ready to begin your journey with Gentle Yoga?