On Campus Program

200-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training Monthlong Intensive


Experience the fundamentals of Kripalu Yoga. Our Yoga Alliance–approved 200-Hour Kripalu Yoga certification program trains you to teach safe, fun, and empowering yoga classes, and shows you how to incorporate the wisdom of yoga into your life.

In this month-long on campus training, you learn

  • The principles and practices of Kripalu Yoga’s 21 foundational asanas
  • Introductory anatomy and physiology applied to asana
  • Fundamentals of yoga’s rich philosophical traditions
  • Approaches for assisting students
  • Ways to guide students in developing nonjudgmental self-awareness and self-compassion
  • Skills for designing well-rounded classes, including warm-ups, asanas, pranayama, relaxation, and meditation techniques.

You will emerge from this training with the tools, foundational skills, and knowledge to take your teaching career to a wide variety of populations and environments.

Find out more about Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training.

Apply Now. If you have already been accepted into the program, you can register by calling 413.448.3152 or by emailing kripaluschools@kripalu.org.

"My training at Kripalu was a beautiful, transformational experience. My time during teacher training there has absolutely changed my life." —Trudy Cox

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
All levels
Suitable For
Program Theme
Kripalu Yoga


March 5–31, 2023
August 6–September 1, 2023

Michelle Dalbec, E-RYT 1000, YACEP, is a lead faculty member for Kripalu, lead teacher trainer for the Kripalu School of Yoga, a Kripalu R&R Retreat presenter, and a Kripalu RISE™ facilitator.

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March 5–31, 2023
August 6–September 1, 2023

Christopher Holmes, a Kripalu Yoga teacher and licensed massage therapist, has expertise in anatomy and physiology for yoga and bodywork, and the healing of chronic pain patterns.

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July 9–August 4, 2023

Cristie Newhart, former Dean of the Kripalu School of Yoga, is a dynamic yoga teacher who imbues her classes with meditative inquiry, detailed alignment principles, and playful humor.

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July 9–August 4, 2023

Monique Schubert, MFA and lead Kripalu faculty member, uses her 20 years of experience as an artist and educator to develop yoga and mindfulness programs for schools, workplaces, and cultural institutions.

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