2017 Chicago Area Yoga Teacher Training Guide

Ready to take the next step or expand your teaching skills? Here you go. We’ve got the Yoga Teacher Training Guide for you. Find yours below!

200-Hour Summer Intensive Teacher Training Oak Park
Nature Yoga Sanctuary
August 13, 2017 to August 27, 2017
This training is perfect for those who want to expand their own practice of asana, pranayama, meditation, and philosophy whether or not you have an intention of teaching. Meets in Oak Park 8am-10pm daily, full attendance is required.


200-Hour Program
Hilltop Yoga
September 1, 2017 to December 16, 2017
Hilltop’s traditional 200-hour teacher training is a Yoga Alliance-approved curriculum that focuses on all 8 limbs of the practice including adjustments, alignment, anatomy, philosophy and basic Sankskrit vocabulary to teach to all levels.


200-hour Adaptive and Therapeutic Yoga Teacher Training
Ganesha Yoga
September 7, 2017 to February 11, 2018
This training focuses on therapeutic practices and teaching methods that equip you to teach students with specific conditions/diseases, those that need a more tailored approach to get the most from their yoga practice, as well as healthy students.


200 Hr. Teacher Training – Palos Heights
Inner Jasmine
September 8, 2017 to February 25, 2018
A six-month journey into yogic philosophy and an opportunity to uncover the amazing teacher already within you. Designed to introduce you to the history, mythology, philosophy of yoga as well as the “intention” behind intelligent sequencing.


200 Hr. Teacher Training – Chicago
Inner Jasmine
September 8, 2017 to February 25, 2018
A six-month journey into yogic philosophy and an opportunity to uncover the amazing teacher already within you. Designed to introduce you to the history, mythology, philosophy of yoga as well as the “intention” behind intelligent sequencing.


Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training Level 2
Spirit Rising Yoga
September 9, 2017 to November 11, 2017
Spirit Rising Foundation presents Lifestyles & Lifecycles, a KRI Level 2 Certification Program in Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan®. To know where we came from & where we are going! Open to those with completion of Level 1.


200-HR Yoga Teacher Training
Sky Yoga
September 10, 2017 – December 10, 2017
Whether you are looking to grow your practice or aspire to teach, Sky’s Yoga Teacher Training will immerse you into the different components of yoga and develop you into a skillful & successful yogi and teacher. Give back to yourself with Sky Yoga!


200 Hour Teacher Training Program
Bloom Yoga Studio
September 10, 2017 to June 3, 2018
You may be looking to teach, or maybe just feel confident to explore richer possibilities in your personal practice. Either way, Bloom’s program will support you in furthering your exploration into this beautiful and life-changing practice.


IRest® Yoga Nidra Level 1 Training-Chicago/Woodstock
Veterans Restorative Project
September 12, 2017 to September 17, 2017
Proven approach to overcome trauma, promote well-being with meditation and deep relaxation. Learn how to integrate the simple 10-step iRest protocol into your personal life, professional teaching or clinical practice—30 hours CEs. Res/commuter rates.


200 Hour Teacher Training
Bare Feet Power Yoga
September 15, 2017 to October 22, 2017
This teacher training will give you the tools you need to teach a power vinyasa yoga class. BFPY’s highly skilled educators focus on alignment, anatomy, hands on assisting, meditation, community, sequencing, the business of yoga, the sutras and more!


TYT101 Intro to Yoga Therapy
Kula Kamala Foundation & Yoga Ashram
September 24, 2017 to September 29, 2017
TYT101 introduces and investigates Yoga Therapy in a personalized setting where the student dives deep into their own healing, acquiring a unique skill set to enhance their own life and to support the lives of others. Certified Yoga Teachers: this course can counts toward Kula Kamala’s 300 hour certification.


Yoga Teacher Training
Reach Yoga Glencoe
October 1, 2017 to June 3, 2018
The Reach Yoga Teacher Training program strives to inspire and empower you to become the kind of yoga teacher you want to be. You will receive comprehensive training in the methods of teaching alignment-based hatha and vinyasa-style yoga.


300 Hour Advanced Level Teacher Training Oak Park
Nature Yoga Sanctuary
October 7, 2017 to December 9, 2018
This training is designed for those who have already completed their 200-hour and are looking to expand their knowledge of yoga and understanding of teaching as well as deepen their personal experience of yoga. Meets in Oak Park 3 times per month.


200-Hour Power Vinyasa
Eb & Flow Yoga Studio
October 13, 2017 to April 15, 2018
Program Overview
Eb & flow Yoga Studio is the ONLY yoga teacher training program in Chicago grounded in Baptiste Power Vinyasa Yoga Methodology and Yin Yoga. Both offer you the opportunity to transform and build leadership skills.


19th Annual Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training Certification
Spirit Rising Yoga
October 21, 2017 to June 2, 2018
An Experience of a Lifetime. Participate in a life-transforming experience in a community of others who share common interests. Become a 200-hour certified teacher of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan®. Schedule an Entrance Interview now.


200 Hour Vinyasa Training
Rolf Gates Yoga & Edward/Elmhurst Health and Fitness
October 27, 2017 to June 10, 2018
This program is designed to enable serious students to become inspired teachers. You will practice asana, meditation, and pranyama to the point of proficiency and beyond. You will learn to teach classes that combine a consistent therapeutic vision with the inspired spontaneity that is the hallmark of Vinyasa Yoga.


200 Hour Teacher Training Wicker Park
Nature Yoga Sanctuary
November 2, 2017 to April 28, 2018
The focus of this 200-hour training is not only on becoming an authentic teacher but to aid in becoming a better leader and being. You will learn yoga asana, philosophy, anatomy. Meets in Wicker Park on Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoons.


200YTT Rise & Shine Your Spirit
Kula Kamala Foundation & Yoga Ashram
February 18, 2018 to March 17, 2018
This training is ideal for students seeking to explore the fullness of Yoga, the benefits and contraindications of its practices, its anatomy, alignment, energetic science, and sacred wisdom, and who are inspired by the healing potential of love, compassion and community.


250-hour Teacher Training & Mentorship Program
Tejas Yoga Chicago
April 7, 2018 to March 16, 2019
This one-year immersion is designed to establish a foundation in yoga, ayurveda, and tantra. This program is based on the philosophy that each person is meant to teach from their experience, and the goal is to help discover and strengthen each student’s teacher within.


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