of Yoga Alliancerelationship with fellow Yoga Organisations as 'co-operation'
rather than 'competition'. By working together we can build the industry as a
whole in harmony and unity.
you have completed a Teacher Training Course with a school registered with
and/or you are currently a member of Yoga Alliance Australia, Yoga Alliance UK,
Yoga Alliance Canada or a similar recognised organisation, you can join
Yoga Alliance South Africa immediately.
Yoga Alliance Organisations are legally separate entities governed by the law
of the country where they were established and therefore Membership/Registration
within the Alliances cannot be transferred but your qualification will be automatically
recognised by Yoga Alliance South Africa. You must however apply to Yoga Alliance
South Africa to continue membership/registration status.
Yoga Teacher Eligibility
To convert registration applicants must provide
the documents listed below:
Copy certificate in yoga teaching.
2. Copy certificate of registration with
Yoga Alliance U.S.A,Yoga Alliance UK, Yoga Alliance Canada or a similar recognised
3. Current Senior First Aid Certificate. (if applicable)
The Designation levels within the Yoga Alliances are the same. Applicants registered
with organisations other than the Yoga Alliances, are assessed according to the
level of registration with the nominated organisation.
Yoga School Eligibility
Applicants must meet all of the criteria below:
1. School/Studio owners
only can apply.
2. Must be a current or former member registered with Yoga
Alliance U.S.A, Yoga Alliance UK, Yoga Alliance Canada or a similar recognised
organisation. Copy of the certificate is required.
3. The Director/Faculty
of the Training Course/s must be a E-RYT 500 or Senior Teacher.
4. Must offer
additional mandatory services: (Two Continuing Education Programs Accredited by
Yoga Alliance SOuth Africa).
5. Must supply additional documentation. For further
information, please visit the School Registration Guidelines page on the web-site.
Review the Following:
Alliance Teacher Standards
Alliance School Standards