Take Your Yoga Business to the Next Level!

The next training starts September 2017.

Are you a 200 hour teacher who is ready to deepen your personal practice while developing your marketability as a teacher?  Straight from the heart, this collaborative advanced studies program will facilitate both your personal and professional growth as a teacher. Immerse yourself in our training and leave knowing how to find your tribe and fill your classes.    


Immerse yourself in our advanced level training that is registered with and certified by Yoga Alliance. The 8-month format really allows you to find yourself in the process and facilitate rapid growth both on and off the mat. We begin each day with an invigorating vinyasa practice to explore the body and focus the mind. You will learn anatomy and alignment through integrative hands on application. Extensive time is spent on intelligent sequencing and purposeful theming. Deepen your living yoga experience through full spectrum sadhana practice, including mantra, mudra, pranayama and meditation. 


This training gives extensive assistance in the development of your yoga business. We help you prepare strong resume, biography and business plan, work with you to identify and cultivate your unique skills as a yoga teacher, and assist you with creating a plan of action to grow your business. You will visualize and realize your unique purpose. 


Are you ready to take your yoga business to the next level?

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The Program:

This training is for individuals who have already completed a 200 hour teacher training. At the end of the course, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion. This course is approved and registered with the Yoga Alliance. After completing this program, 200 RYT teachers will be qualified to register as a 500 RYT.  


Our Next Scheduled Training Dates

September 7, 2017 - April 19th, 2018

Thursdays 5:30-9:30 (except Thanksgiving)

The Following 7 Weekends:

September 30 -October 1

October 14-15

November 11-12

December 9-10

January 13-14

February 10-11

March 10-11



Allison Duckworth Covers:

Asana – Study over 50 intermediate and advanced asanas. Examine alignment, modifications, sequencing, verbal cueing, adjustments and theming of asanas. Study the theory of Yin practice and study over 30 Yin asanas. Learn the purpose and benefits of a restorative practice. Study over 30 restorative asanas. 

Sadhana (spiritual practice) – Embody living yoga through your sadhana. Integration of mantra, mudra, pranayama and meditation in your practice. 

Subtle body – Extensive exploration of the subtle body (koshas, nadis, chakras, Prana, vayus, granthis). Use your body as the laboratory of your practice. Learn to teach subtle body in an accessible way. 

Ayurveda – Create balance in your body and lifestyle in order to support your life work. 


Guest Teachers:

Jessica Garay - Philosophy – living yoga. Tapas (purification for transformation). Svadyaya (self study – refinement through introspection and the acquisition of knowledge). Ishvara Pranidhana (leading a life dedicated to God. Devotion to the divine).

Krystyn Strothers - Anatomy – Integrative hands on learning approach for comprehension of the bones and muscles of the body. 

Chris Calarco - Alignment and anatomy in Vinyasa classes. 

Cassia  – Yoga Teacher Training Program Director and Business of Yoga - Create your unique offering as a teacher. Receive guidance from a professional to prepare a strong resume, biography and business plan. Leave the training with an action plan to take your business to the next level. 


The Cost

300 Hour training - $3,100

We do also allow those with less than 300 hours to attend the training for selected hours to earn a 500 hour certificate. Contact the program director to discuss this option. 

Tuition requires a non-refundable $600 deposit, which is included in the overall cost of the training. Tuition includes extensive manual. Teachers to purchase additional materials listed below. There are no refunds 1 month prior to the start of training.

This program is registered with and certified by the Yoga Alliance. After completion of our program and requirements, students may choose to register with Yoga Alliance as RYT 500. Visit our page here. 

Please don't hesitate to give us a call or email to get more information and talk about the program in depth!


Required Reading - Student to Purchase:

  • Restorative Yoga with Assists – Sue Flamm

  • Relax and Renew - Judith Laster 

  • Yin Yoga – Paul Grilley

  • Theme Weaver - Michelle Machildon

 Recommended Reading 

  • Radiance Sutras – Lorin Roche

  • Light on Yoga – BKS Iyengar

Here's what our graduates have to say:

"Allison's teaching style is authentic and accessible. Karma's 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training will help you to reconnect and rekindle your flame for teaching. You will leave inspired with new energy and fresh perspective."       

 ~ Marci Jory, Owner of Thrive Yoga & Wellness

"This teacher training has been about so much more than books and notes and diagrams. It's been about taking the information we gained from earlier training, our experiences teaching and saying "Ok, what do we do with that now?"    

~ April M. 

"This was the most integrated training I have attended. Allison's attentive demeanor and the small group setting created a one-of-a-kind experience that served each instructors individual teaching and learning style."              

 ~ Julie J. 

"Allison Duckworth's 300 Hour program at Karma Yoga has been exactly what my mind, body, spirit, and business needed! Her sweet, genuine, organic spirit has opened a new fresh door into my own practice and my yoga business."    

 ~ Annie N.