The Modo Yoga Level 1 teacher training is an all-encompassing introduction to guiding yoga. You will work with a passionate and experienced faculty, do a ton of classes and have lots of fun! It's a place where teachers and aspiring teachers come to explore, connect and dive into learning on all levels.



Application process

Acceptance to training

Acceptance is based on a strong application, a consistent personal practice and active involvement in your community. You can expect to hear back within 2-3 weeks of submitting your application.

Training curriculum

The Modo Yoga training curriculums cover a variety of topics from anatomy, practice teaching, the business of yoga, history and philosophy, mindfulness and meditation. More information about the curriculum and the required reading list can be found here.

Deepen your practice

Want to dive deep into personal growth and development, but have no intention of teaching? The "Deepen Your Practice" option for training may be for you! DYP trainees will take part in all aspects of the 1-month intensive portion of the training, but are not required to complete the post-training Distance Learning component. Tuition for DYP trainees is $3045 USD ($4050 CAD) Reach Out to for more details.

Step 1 :


Every applicant must meet the following prerequisites before applying:

  • A good level of physical health and stable mental health.
  • An understanding that this is an intensive program. Attendance at all classes is mandatory.
  • A strong commitment to participating in the 11-month Distance Learning Program that follows the intensive.
  • Due to the intense physical and mental demands of the one-month intensive, this training is not suitable during pregnancy.

Step 2 :


Please set aside 20-30 minutes to complete the Modo Yoga teacher training application form. Incomplete applications will not be processed.

Step 3 :


There is a non-refundable teacher training application fee of $38 USD ($50 CAD).

Step 4 :


Upon receiving an acceptance email, you will be charged a $380 USD ($500 CAD) deposit via credit card. Final invoices will be emailed six weeks before the start date of training. The deadline to pay in full is four weeks prior to the start date of training. Applicants from outside Canada are not subject to tax on tuition.

If you withdraw your teacher training application after confirming your attendance, $190 USD ($250 CAD) from your deposit amount cannot be refunded, but it can be used towards a future training. Please be confident in your ability to attend the teacher training before applying!