Vocational Teacher Training Terms and Conditions


Practical Experience


  • If not already qualified as a yoga teacher (200hrs) students should have attended at least 40 hours of yoga classes before or during the course.

  • Non-qualified yoga teachers must have a track record in their professional field and the desire to incorporate yoga into their profession

  • All students should have some experience of working with the age range covered on this course




  • On completion of the booking form you will be invoiced for the full course fee.

  • Your place on the course is not guaranteed until the invoice has been paid in full.

  • Applications will be taken on a first come first served basis with students who have paid their deposit being given priority of those who have not.

  • Sprite Yoga reserves the right to refuse a place to students who have not paid their deposit or full fees by the required dates.

  • All fees must be paid in full before a graduation certificate will be issued.


Included in the fees


  • Training and assessment by a qualified Yoga Alliance Professionals Trainer

  • A training manual with example lesson plans and schemes of work and other appropriate paper work.


Not included in the fees


  • Transport, accommodation, food for yourself

  • Insurance

  • DBS Check – Necessary for all work in schools and with young people

  • A certificate - Paying the fees does not guarantee you a certificate as you will need to successfully pass all assignments and attend 100% of the course. Once all elements are satisfactorily completed your certificate will be issued.

Refund Policy


  • In the event of cancellation by the student more than 60 days prior to commencement of the course the course fee minus a £50 administration fee will be refunded.

  • In the event of cancellation by the student 60 to 31 days prior to commencement of the course 50% of the full course fee will be refunded.

  • In the event of cancellation by a student within 30 days prior to commencement of the course, no refund of the course fee will be made.

Cancellation of the course by Sprite Yoga


  • The course leaders reserve the right to cancel the course at any time. In this case, all fees paid by the student will be reimbursed.


Student Conduct during the course


  • Students are expected to show good time keeping and be prompt to all sessions during the course out of politeness to fellow participants.

  • Participants are expected to be responsive to the needs in the room and show empathy and compassion to their fellow students and trainers.

  • Participants are encouraged to share their experiences and reflect on their yoga practice and their work with the age group where appropriate to ensure that we learn as much as possible from each other.


Minimum attendance rate


  • Students must maintain a 100% attendance rate in order to complete the course and obtain a course certificate.


Assignment deadlines


  • Written assignments should be completed within 60 days of completion of the course.


Upon signing up for the course, your name, email address and phone number will be forwarded to our accrediting body, Yoga Alliance Professionals.