On Campus Program

200-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training Two 12-Day Sessions


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 own life.

Through two in-person, 12-day sessions, you learn

  • Introductory anatomy and physiology applied to asana
  • Fundamentals of yoga’s rich philosophical traditions
  • The principles and practices of Kripalu Yoga’s 21 foundational asanas
  • Skills for designing well-rounded classes, including assists, warm-ups, asanas, pranayama, relaxation, and meditation techniques.

Return home with the techniques to guide your students in developing nonjudgmental self-awareness and self-compassion, on and off the mat.

Find out more about Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training.

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
Min 1 year
Suitable For
Program Theme
Kripalu Yoga


December 3, 2023–February 9, 2024

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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December 3, 2023–February 9, 2024

Rudy Peirce, MA, E-RYT 500, LVCYT, a Kripalu Yoga teacher since 1983, guides gentle, accessible yoga is a Kripalu Legacy Faculty member creator of a four-CD set, the Gentle Series.

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April 14–June 14, 2024

Jurian Hughes, E-RYT 500, YACEP, MFA, Kripalu School of Yoga senior faculty, is a Let Your Yoga Dance® teacher trainer, writer, speaker, performer, voice coach, and mentor.

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April 14–June 14, 2024

Rolf Gates, author of Daily Reflections on Addiction, Yoga, and Getting Well; Meditations from the Mat; and Meditations on Intention and Being, is a leading voice of in contemporary yoga.

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April 14–June 14, 2024

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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December 1, 2024–February 7, 2025

From Kripalu Yoga teachers to Mindful Outdoor Leadership guides, our work is grounded in the Kripalu distinctive methodology, as taught by Swami Kripalu, whose very name means compassion.

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