Teacher Training

Cleveland Yoga Teacher Training | Winter 2018

Begins January 19, 2018

200-Hour Teacher Training Program

Enhance your physical and meditation practices, deepen your awareness of healthy alignment with sessions on anatomy, movement, and assisting.  Understand what it takes to lead others into their own greatness, and be on the path to being an impactful certified yoga teacher.

  • OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU:  As a result of this training you will walk away as a newly empowered yoga practitioner with the proficiency to teach a powerful and effective vinyasa yoga class; an understanding of basic anatomy, physiology, and healthy alignment principles; new communication, and leadership skills that will educate all levels of practitioners; a rich knowledge of the Baptiste Yoga Methodology; and the understanding that yoga goes beyond the classroom.
  • YOUR COMMITMENT:  This program requires 100% commitment from you. This means:  Showing up fully present, arriving on time to all sessions, being coachable in the moment, being open to new experiences, and being ready for anything.
  • WHO CAN PARTICIPATE:  Whether you are brand new to yoga, an experienced practitioner, or you have the goal to be a 200hr Yoga Teacher, this program will leave you up to something bigger in your physical practice and in your life.  Whether you are aspiring to be a teacher or not, this training will give you tools to be a leader in own your life and within your community.
    • This 200-hr. program consists of Seven (7) Immersion Weekends, including group practices, meditation, and satsang (keeping good company).  See detailed dates and times below.
    • Throughout each day, you can expect one or two sweaty yoga practices, meditation, group discussions, journaling and partner work.
    • During the session break period, participants will complete assignments and Community Outreach Project under Cleveland Yoga Gives Back program.
    • You also receive unlimited free yoga from January 19 – April 30, 2018.
    • 10% of all boutique items (apparel, mats, CY gear, etc.) through duration of the training.
    • Books included in with your tuition: Journey Into Power by Baron Baptiste and The Yamas & Niyamas: Exploring Yoga’s Ethical Practice by Deborah Adele.
  • WHAT TO BRING TO EACH SESSION:  Journal and pen, yoga mat and practice towel, change of clothes, towel and toiletries, water bottle and healthy snacks to sustain you for long days.
  • TRAVELING? This extended and intensive program is appropriate for those that live outside the NE Ohio and Cleveland area. You will make your own travel arrangements, yet Cleveland Yoga is here to provide you with any suggestions on accommodations during your week-long stay in our area. Contact: erin@clevelandyoga.com

ENROLLMENT & APPLICATION PROCESS:  Registration is open NOW.  See below for tuition and payment options.

Cleveland Yoga Teacher Training Staff

Facilitator: Tami Schneider has spent 25+ years studying and teaching various wellness and fitness disciplines and loves being a student in her ongoing inquiries of life. Her unique style of teaching and leadership has made Cleveland Yoga’s teacher training a high-demand program that draws students from across the country.  She has certified nearly 400 yoga teachers  and trained thousands of yoga teachers within the US and abroad as a prestigious member of the Baptiste Yoga Global Leader/Teacher Faculty.

Teacher Training Coordinator: Erin Herbruck, Cleveland Yoga Trained Teacher, Class of 2017.  For Teacher Training questions, Erin can be reached at erin@clevelandyoga.com.

Members of Cleveland Yoga’s Leadership Faculty: TBA

Training Tuition

  • $3,000: EARLY BIRD must be paid in full by December 31, 2017. 
  • $3,500: FULL Teacher Training Enrollment.  Must be paid in full by January 19th or in 3 payments:
    • $1,185 – due January 1 thru January 19, 2018
    • $1,185 – due on March 30, 2018
    • $1,185 – due on April 30, 2018
    • If choosing the payment plan and your application is submitted before January 1st, you must pay at a minimum the $250 non-refundable application fee.  Please contact Jenn Harte (jenn@clevelandyoga.com) only for your request to be on the payment plan.
    • Your balance must be paid in full in order to receive your 200 hour teaching certificate on Monday, April 30, 2018.  
  • A NON-REFUNDABLE $250 application fee is included within the tuition fee.  Additional costs may include purchase of selected and staff approved books or DVDs.

Past Cleveland Yoga Graduate Students:

  • Past CY Graduate Student 50% off tuition options for this 200hr program. 
  • Email erin@clevelandyoga.com for the graduate student discount code.



Friday nights 5pm – 9pm | Saturdays 8am – 6pm | Sundays 8am – 4pm | Monday nights 6:30pm – 9pm

Sessions will be held at our Cleveland Yoga and/or BarreCLE studios in Beachwood. A couple of Sunday sessions may be held at the CLEYoga Uptown location but will confirm once program gets underway

  • January 19th – 22nd
  • February 2nd – 5th
  • February 16th – 19th
  • March 2nd – 5th
  • March 16th – 19th
  • April 6th – 9th
  • April 27th – April 30th


100% attendance is required. Any missed hours must be completed before graduation. If the instructor is required to spend time with the student to cover missed information, a fee of $75/hour applies. Students who fail to hold make up sessions or pay their fee will be dismissed from the program.

Sessions begin on time and students are expected to be present and prepared. Any student who fails to attend a session without notification is assumed withdrawn from the program. In the event of a medical disability, a leave of absence will be granted. With a leave of absence, the student may reapply for the next available training and apply their credit for missed sessions towards this training.

Cancellation of sessions due to weather may occur. Additional hours may be added to the program if a cancellation is necessary. Additional hours may also be added if an opportunity for a workshop that compliments the training becomes available. We will give you the most advanced notice as possible to make arrangements if this occurs.

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