2-year Teacher Training with BWY and Yoga Alliance 200-hour certification: Commences 24 April 2015

Click here for details


Ongoing Teacher Training (with YA500-hour upgrade options)


Upcoming study immersions


50-hour study immersion on Yin and Restorative Yoga

15–22 June 2015
Huzur Vadisi, Turkey

Click here for details


3-day Ongoing Teacher Training Intensive with 500 hour Yoga Alliance upgrade course eligibility

20–22 November 2015
Commonwork, Kent

Details coming soon



Simon Low - Yoga Teacher in Chichester

Ongoing Teacher TrainingIntroduction


The Yoga Academy was founded in 2003 by Simon Low (BWY-accredited, SYT and E-RYT500). Since then, the academy has established itself as one of the world's leading yoga teacher training schools and study centres.


Our training school has met the stringent requirements set by Yoga Alliance UK, demonstrating that our courses are of the highest standard and that our graduates may use the title 'Registered Yoga Teacher' RYT as a sign of quality training, when they register themselves with Yoga Alliance UK. For international students, our courses are also certified with Yoga Alliance USOur 2-year course is also accredited with the British Wheel of Yoga (BWY) and verified for quality by the BWY annually.


The Yoga Academy faculty of leading UK and international teachers is renowned around the world for its breadth and depth of experience. Attracting British and international students, our courses are for teachers, trainee teachers, students wishing to become teachers and for those who wish to significantly deepen their knowledge, practice or teaching of informed, safe and effective Hatha and Classical Yoga, meditation and other specified forms of yoga and related subjects.


Our 2-year teacher training course in the UK starts annually, usually in spring. We also run residential 1-month intensive teacher training courses. For the past five years, the 1-month intensive teacher training has been held on the island of Koh Samui in Thailand.


Our training events in the UK are held at Commonwork in the heart of beautiful British countryside near Sevenoaks and Oxted in Kent. Sevenoaks and Oxted are easily reached by train from Charing Cross, London Bridge, Victoria and other main line stations in central London.


Simon Low and other Yoga Academy faculty teachers offer additional yoga training workshops and immersion events throughout the year in many of the major cities in Europe and the Far East.


All teacher training events with Simon Low are recognized as British Wheel of Yoga IST and CPD credits.


The links to the left will take you to further details and application information or online application forms for the course or study immersion in which you are interested.


Now accepting applications for

  • 1-month Yin and Yang Yoga Teacher Training and Study Immersion, with Yoga Alliance (US) 200-hour certification, in Thailand running from 14 February to 14 March, 2015.
  • 2-year Teacher Training, with BWY and Yoga Alliance (US) 200-hour certification, commencing in the UK on 24 April, 2015.
British Wheel of Yoga RYS200 Logo RYS 300 RYS 500 RYS 500 RYS 500 RYS 500