Tips on How to Choose the Best Online Yoga Teacher Training Courses

By Himanshu JoshiYoga, yoga School in Rishikeshyoga retreat, yoga school

Many people want to join a yoga school in Rishikesh, India, but we understand it is not so easy to take a long break from your daily responsibilities or work. Online learnings have become even more popular after the pandemic, and so many online courses are available in almost any fields you are interested in. You can find different kinds of online yoga courses including teacher trainings, and there are some things you need to take into consideration carefully when deciding which online yoga teacher training course to take.

Tips on How to Choose the Best Online Yoga Teacher Training Courses

Things to consider when choosing the best online yoga teacher training course

  1. Is the course provider recognized by Yoga Alliance?

Yoga Alliance is the biggest yoga community that recognize yoga schools and teachers all over the world. Having registered with Yoga Alliance means the school provides a quality teaching with a constructive manner to deliver yoga as it is. To get a in-depth and high quality learning experiences, it is best to take an online yoga teacher training course that is provided by a recognized yoga school with a good reputation in both online and offline courses rather than provided by a single person or a group of people. Make sure the course provider will give you a Yoga Alliance recognized certificate after the completion of the course.


  1. Who are the teachers?

As the world capital of yoga, Rishikesh has the top quality and authenticity is yoga teachings. Most of the yoga teachers from Rishikesh have been in touch with yoga since their childhood and have been thriving to stay authentic to deliver authentic yoga in the fast-changing world. You need to be able to open yourself for new learnings without any doubt in what the teachers are giving you but if the teacher does not seem so authentic, it becomes difficult to absorb yoga as it is. Make sure the teachers are qualified in their fields who have authentic personality and purpose – delivering yoga as it is.


  1. Does the online yoga course give flexibility in the schedule?

One of the main reasons why some people choose online yoga teacher training course is to complete the course on their own pace. For instance, our 200 hours yoga teacher training course in Rishikesh, India lasts for 24 days. In comparison to that, our online 200 hours yoga teacher training course gives you a flexibility to complete in 30 days to 3 months. When the course gives you too much time option to complete an online course, people tend to procrastinate and end up not completing the course, so taking any online course that has the length limit is best.


  1. Does it include live classes?

One of the biggest differences between offline and online courses are whether you get  face-to-face interactions. After completing an online yoga teacher training courses, you will need to apply the skills and knowledge you have learnt to people with interactions even if you decide to teach online. Having live yoga classes also keeps you motivated and engaged. We, Himalayan Yoga Association provide the best 100/200/300/500 hours online yoga teacher training courses with one live yoga class every day. Our online yoga teacher is currently teaching at our yoga school and provides yoga in the most authentic way.

Tips on How to Choose the Best Online Yoga Teacher Training Courses

Best Online Yoga Teacher Training Course with Himalayan Yoga Association

Needless to say, of course we tick all the above points. We are one of the leading yoga schools in Rishikesh, and have been providing the best quality yoga teacher training courses for almost 10 years as one of the oldest yoga schools in Rishikesh. All our pre-recorded sessions are filmed in Rishikesh with experienced teachers from Rishikesh, and you get a live class everyday. You will feel Rishikesh without leaving your home. One of the cons of online courses is that it can be difficult for some people to keep consistency and motivated. With our online yoga teacher training courses created in Rishikesh, India, our team and teachers will assist you throughout the course to make sure you successfully complete the course with confidence. Online courses tend to be dull and motivational, but our online yoga courses give you a great engagement and livelily with daily live classes and online supports.  

Shorter and Specific Online Courses - Yoga Workshops

We have created online yoga workshops with 6 different topics for those who have specific yoga topic you would like to go deeper into. We provide Hatha vinyasa, Ashtanga vinyasa, Yoga philosophy, Yoga anatomy, Meditation, and Pranayama. These courses provide you with a whole knowledge starting from the foundation to the advanced level on each topic. They are 7-days workshops, and we provide you a Himalayan Yoga Association certified course certification after the completion of the course. We have made a concentrated, high-quality pre-recorded sessions with great teachers in Rishikesh. You will surely have confidence in the topics you have learnt in the end of the online yoga workshops.

You know you want to take a step forward to transform your life for something more meaningful and blissful. Our online yoga teacher training courses will give you an wonderful step forward in your life journey. Either you want to learn yoga for your own good, or want to become a yoga teacher, our teacher training courses are perfect for you.