Yoga Teacher Training

Explore The New Yoga with the AYC 200-hour training for the aspiring yoga teacher – and even those just seeking deeper knowledge for their own development. We provide a solid foundation for you to become a confident and competent yoga teacher. Learn techniques based on The New Yoga – with its emphasis on evidence-based teaching skills.

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Yoga Teacher Training

Train to Become a Yoga Teacher – And Find So Much Mor

Becoming a certified 200HR Yoga Teacher is an amazing accomplishment. Historically, the grads from the Alberta Yoga College (AYC) who are seeking teaching opportunities, find them, and even those who are not actively seeking to teach right away, often find themselves...

Becoming A Teacher – Finding My Way To Lead From The Mat

I was in my 20’s, had finished studying business and found myself in middle of the road jobs that were not filling my cup. I decided returning to school was the best option for a better, more fulfilled, future. While I couldn’t study full time, as I needed to maintain...

Alberta Yoga College – New Ownership Same Excellent Educational & Yoga Experience

Release Date: October 28, 2021 The Alberta Yoga College is excited to announce it has a new Owner & Director of Operations, Stephanie Ralph, as of October 31, 2021. While the Founder and previous Director, Rob Walker, steps away from the daily operations, he continues...
200-HR Teacher Training

Yoga Teacher Training

Three Sessions A Year


We offer three Yoga Teacher trainings a year in the fall, winter and spring. You can train in as little as three months or take several sessions – by prior arrangement – to complete. Starting Wednesday April 7, you can pick up missed modules with online recordings.

Use RESP and RSP Funds


We are the only Calgary Yoga Training certified with the federal government as an education institute (Registered number: 7009/12757). The fee for the program is tax deductible and you can withdraw RESP and RRSP funds to finance your learning.

Teach With Confidence


Our 200-hour program is accepted worldwide. The New Yoga program provides a solid foundation in the skill & knowledge required to teach yoga. You will gain confidence to teach yoga based on the findings of modern biomechanics and kinesiology.

Choose Us

Why Learn With Us?

Three start dates a year.

Take as many or as few credits at a time as you want to or can afford.

Yoga Alliance Certified for total credibility and universal acceptance.

Federally certified as an education institute so course fees are tax deductible and RESP and RRSP eligible.

Our expert faculty have been doing yoga teacher training for 20 years. We love what we do.

Attending our program you'll never miss a day's work on your full time job.

Free classes during the program at the college - and beforehand for those fully paid.


I am extremely impressed at how much I've learned, how much fun I've had. Initially, I was a little intimidated to teach yoga, but this program has given me the knowledge and confidence to write my own class plans and present them without worry.


This was absolutely wonderful, and more than I ever could have asked for. Thank you for creating such a wonderful program! I am so grateful!


All the faculty are very professional and responsive. I've had a rich and meaningful learning experience.


I liked how efficiently the program was delivered.


Thank you, Rob, and the AYC faculty; I enjoyed every moment.

Learn The Art and Science

Of Teaching Yoga

The program is aimed at anyone aspiring to share their passion for yoga with others. You will receive a broad and comprehensive training, including, Alignment-Based Asana, Vinyasa Yoga, Yoga for Seniors, Yoga for Children, Prenatal Yoga, Yin Yoga, Meditation, Teaching Techniques, Pranayama, Yoga Philosophy, Anatomy, Ayurveda and more . . .
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Public Yoga Classes

Public Yoga Classes

Small boutique classes Online or In-Person, with a warm welcoming atmosphere and personalized feedback.

Live Or On-Demand

Livestream or enjoy our Video On-Demand classes from on the go or from the comfort of your home.

Yoga Made Easy

Our yoga classes focus on our overall health: mindfulness, strength, endurance and posture as well as flexibility. Classes are relaxing, non-competitive and we’re not afraid to have a little fun.