Become a Yoga Instructor

RYT 200-Hour Teacher Training Programs

You can accomplish anything you put your mind to, so what are you waiting for? Don’t let fear, stress or anxiety hold you back from becoming the yoga instructor you’re meant to be. Our 200-Hour Teacher Training Program will give you the confidence to start sharing your love of yoga with others. Our world-renowned Instructors will help you find your voice as you deepen your practice and expand your knowledge of yoga.

Benefits of 200-Hour Teacher Training

Grow Your Confidence.

Our world-renowned Instructors will give you the tools you need to find your unique voice, be present in the moment, and build your confidence as a yoga instructor.

Advance Your Career.

Transform your passion into a lifelong career, or translate the skills you develop during yoga teacher training to enhance your current position.

Deepen Your Knowledge.

Through the RYT200 programs, you’ll learn everything you need to know about being an instructor — from anatomy and alignment to the history and business of yoga.

Earn Your Certificate.

All of our teacher-training programs are Yoga Alliance certified, giving you the confidence and the credentials to teach yoga virtually anywhere.

Expand Your Practice.

Our 200-Hour Teacher Training programs will transform your mind, body, and spirit with a deeper understanding of yoga and how to enhance your own practice.

Share Your Love of Yoga.

When you complete your RYT200 certification, you’ll leave with all of the skills you need to teach and share your love of yoga with others

It’s time to be present, and be confident in your abilities. Join the 3,000+ happy graduates of our teacher certification programs in this life-changing experience.

Why Asheville Yoga Center?

Why choose us or recommend a friend for a 200-Hour teacher training? If you’d permit us for a minute to toot our own horn, we’d like to point out what makes us special:

  • We’ve been transforming lives and inspiring teachers since 1998
  • The largest single location teacher-training program in the country
  • We’ve perfected our programs with feedback from thousands of graduates
  • Campus features a purpose-built yoga teacher training facility
  • Located in whacky, wild and wonderful Asheville, which heads many Top 10  lists of places to live or visit.

Need a place to rest your head while you’re here?

You can stay with us! Our Namastay House offers comfortable, modernized rooms a few blocks away from our studios. Students attending AYC weekend workshops or 3 week immersion teacher trainings, please email us at for availability and rates!