Frequently Asked Questions


  • Is this training course recognized by Yoga Alliance?    Yes.  Nataraja School of Yoga, Ayurveda & Wellness is a Registered Yoga School with Yoga Alliance.  All of our Yoga Teacher Training Courses are recognized by Yoga Alliance.  Upon successful completion of the course you will receive a international certificate from NSYAW and be able to register with Yoga Alliance as a RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher).
  • Are CEU’s available?   In many cases, Yes. The NCAAOM and other professional National Certification Commissions offer Professional Enhancement CEU’s upon completion of program & certification.
  • Are there financing options available for those with financial limitations?    We are able to set up payment options for the YTT cost upon request.  
  • How many hours of actual yoga will we be doing a day?   We do a 2 hour asana practice in the morning and in the afternoon we do 2-4 hours of asana workshop.  Total asana each day is 4-6 hours of practice and workshops.
  • How many students are in the training?   Depending on the setting and training level, we accept between 8-11 students, depending on the location, for each training.  We are very mindful that each student receive the guidance & attention necessary.
  • What will I gain from my experience in this teacher training program?   You will experience much more than an international yoga certificate from our program.  It is often described as a life changing experience that provides an opportunity for individuals to know themselves in a deep and lasting way.  We offer our students the opportunity to embark on a journey that brings them to a place of deeper knowing.  Our yoga teacher trainings offer much more than the physical aspect of yoga, we guide you to a path of inner knowing and transformation.
  • Can I take the second half of the 200 Hour YTT at another NSYAW location?   Some trainings are a full 20 days of immersion, some are in two, 10 day sessisons, while others are 16 days with a weekend addition. We recommend students stick with their original classmates, but you may attend the second session at another NSYAW training within 8 months of your first session if that is better for you.  Currently we are holding trainings year round in MT and CO.
  • What is the total cost of attending a program?   $3,500 food and lodging included.
  •  What is the refund policy?  Registration fees are refundable 30 days prior to first day a training, minus the $450. non-refundable deposit.  After that time there are no refunds.  (Under certain circumstances we will consider applying registration fee towards a future training.)