Before You Decide: Yoga Training Buyer’s Guide

Choosing a yoga teacher training course is a big decision, so it’s smart to get informed about your options beforehand. Get instant access to this simple and comprehensive buyer’s guide in both PDF and online streaming video formats.

Hot Yoga Teacher Training

Join the fastest-growing style of yoga worldwide. Absolute Hot Yoga has graduates teaching in over 48 countries. They are studio owners, training directors, and industry leaders. Are you ready to takekyourp ractice to the next level?

Vinyasa “Flow” Teacher Training

If you love dynamic, Ashtanga-Vinyasa inspired flow yoga, than this course is for you. Led by world-renown teacher, Michel Besnard, you’ll advance your personal practice dramatically and develop the skills needed to teach in studios and fitness centers worldwide.

Bryce Yoga Training

Briohny Smyth & Dice Iida-Klein host an annual 200hr course exclusively in Thailand. You’ll learn to practice and teach like Bri and Dice do: dynamic, flowing vinyasa sequences with inversions, arm balances and a fun and playful style.

500hr Level II Teacher Training

For existing yoga teachers looking to take their practice to the next level, this course offers an incredible opportunity to work with over half a dozen different expert teachers during a 1-month intensive with at-home study and practice as well. For teachers ready to taketheir career to the next level.

Photos & Videos

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New & Noteworthy

Absolute Sanctuary Recognized as Best in Spa Industry by Condé Nast Traveller
On the heels of celebrating its six-year anniversary, Absolute Sanctuary was honored earlier this month by Condé Nast Traveller at the 2014 Spa Awards as a “Best Value for Weight Loss” winner. The prestigious award recognizes only the best in the spa industry and further solidies Absolute Sanctuary as Thailand’s premier detox and yoga resort.

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Amsterdam Studio – First Franchise in Europe!
Absolute Yoga Amsterdam launched in January 2013 and has gone from strength to strength, serving as a leading studio in Holland. Absolute Yoga Academy is excited to offer a 200hr Hot Yoga Teacher Training in Amsterdam each year, a 10-weekend, part time course for working professionals, students, and busy parents.

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Where Are They Now? Absolute Yoga Graduates Success Stories…
With over 1,000 graduates in 48+ countries, Absolute Yoga Academy graduates are doing amazing things. They are leaders in their local communities, studio owners, and industry leaders. Listen and learn what they have to say about their lives pre- and post-training.

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Meet Our Training Faculty
At Absolute Yoga Academy, we recruit and traing the best teacher trainers in the world. In all cases, we focus on teaching practical, real-world skills that are needed to be a professional teacher in today’s competitive market.

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Articles & Resources

10-Day Hot Yoga Challenge

Complete the Challenge – Win a DVD! New pose video each day. Do the pose, take a photo, complete all 10 days and win!

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Learn Handstands

Handstand Prep Tutorial with Briohny & Dice. Great 15-Minute Class to Get Started

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Super Advanced Yoga Students & What it Means for Teachers Today

There are more highly-skilled yoga asana students right now than any time in the history of yoga.

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hot yoga calories

New Study Shows Hot Yoga Burns Just 330-460 Calories

When I lived in Hong Kong in 2005, a new Hot Yoga studio put up hundreds posters along the escalator from Central to the Mid-Levels, the longest escalator in the world.

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better yoga teaching

3 Tips for Teaching a Great Class Tonight

It’s Tuesday evening, and your 6 pm yoga class is nearly full. You’re outside the studio pacing back and forth, waiting for last-minute students to arrive.

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Live Feed Photos (from courses)
We have a yoga training nearly every month somewhere in the world. Here are our latest photos from students and teachers from Instagram with #absoluteyogaacademy