Become A Teacher

Yoga Teacher Training

In this comprehensive and heart-driven yoga teacher training, you will learn to become a skilled and receptive teacher. This is for aspiring teachers that want to create authentic and welcoming spaces that encourage conversation, build community and share practices around cultivating sense of agency and embodied practices.

Led by Open House Yoga Director Laila Mahmud-Kirkpatrick, in partnership with an experienced faculty made of Senior Yoga Teachers, Youth and Social Workers, Psychologist, Ayurvedic Practitioner and Myotherapist.

Workshops take place on Saturdays at Open House Yoga in Bayswater over 6 months, commencing February 2024. Mentoring and course completion is over 12 months.

Limited to 5 trainees - so you can be assured of support throughout.


Topics Covered

History of Yoga

Yoga Philosophy and Ethics

The Energetic Body: Yogic Physiology

Human Anatomy and Asana

Meditation Practices


Mantra/ Chanting

Restorative and Yoga Nidra

Teaching Methodology: adjusting, sequencing, class planning and finding your voice

Trauma Sensitive Yoga

Principles of Diversity, Inclusion and Social Justice

Decolonising Yoga and Cultural Appropriation

Creating Accessible Yoga Spaces

The Business of Yoga


12 months of consistent yoga practice is recommended if you are unsure please contact us for a chat.