“Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip toe if you must, but take the step.” – Naeem Callaway.
Become a qualified yoga teacher with us!
BodyMindLife’s 200 Hour Part Time Yoga Teacher Training will provide you with the knowledge and skills to teach with confidence and poise, awakening a deep self-knowledge and lifelong curiosity for learning.
We take a progressive approach to training, incorporating both Eastern and Western science and spiritual tradition, with Taoist (Yin/Yang) philosophy, Ayurvedic wisdom, and a modern understanding of the human body and consciousness.
This part-time, life-changing course begins with a beautiful seven day immersion retreat in Byron Bay followed by a five month programme with weekend trainings.

What will be covered?

  • A strengthening your personal practice, mind-body connection and emotional resilience
  • How to deepen your connection and yoga practice
  • Classical alignment of yoga poses, including an in-depth understanding of asana and yogic technique
  • Your teaching journey and building confidence to help others
  • Intelligent, creative and fun sequencing, and how lead a class
  • The origins of yoga history and philosophy
  • Yoga, breath and meditation techniques to help manage stress and anxiety
  • Increased self awareness + personal growth
  • The principles and application of anatomy and physiology
  • The business of yoga and find out how to thrive as a teacher
  • Personal coaching, support and guidance from our senior yoga teachers

For a copy of our free Teacher Training Handbook or to apply for this course please email teachertraining@bodymindlife.com – we’ll be back with you within 72 hours.

Our teaching team:
Our teacher training is led by Kat Clayton and Noelle Connolly. We also have expert guest teachers over the course, including Rachael Coopes, Joanne Gates, Andy Amos and Phil Goodwin.

Noelle Connolly: Noelle’s powerful and creative teaching creates space for students to pursue their practice with vigour and drive. A technical teacher, she is passionate about form and endlessly inspired to harness the subtleties of the energetic body to defy gravity and move fluidly through space. Noelle gives her all to her students, with strong, challenging and intelligently sequenced classes created to engage, inform and inspire. She feels honoured and blessed to share the knowledge of her teachers and mentors, including Maty Ezraty, Shiva Rea, Joan Hyman and Simon Park, in an authentic way.Kat Clayton: Kat leads with a compassionate, creative teaching style which radiates positive energy and warmth. She provides a safe and challenging space for students to deepen their connection to body, mind, and heart. Kat completed her first 200 Hour training at BodyMindLife in 2007 and holds a BA degree in Psychology. She combines over 10 years experience teaching yoga, dance and snowboarding with inspiration from her teachers including Maty Ezraty, Simon Park, Baron Baptiste and many others. With a strong passion for sharing the transformative power of practice, yogic philosophy and mindfulness combined with her deep love for facilitating connection & personal growth at all levels – compels Kat to guide, teach and support others on their yoga journey.

Training facilities: Our beautiful training facilities will be your home for the duration of your journey. They feature light and spacious practice spaces, a Yogi Lounge for relaxation, secure lockers, and kitchen, bathroom and shower facilities. Located at Level 1, 84 Mary Street, Surry Hills, the studio is a two minute walk from Central Station, a short train ride from Sydney Airport and close to public transport.

Course dates: The Teacher Training starts with a week long yoga retreat and training immersion in a stunning location, at Tallows Beach Houses in Byron Bay. The retreat is a mandatory part of the course and learning experience, designed to help you connect and deepen your practice.
Week one – Immersion Retreat: Saturday 24 August – Sunday 1 September 2019.
Part-time 2019 – weekend trainings from 7:00am – 5:00pm:
August 24th – September 1st – In byron
September 14-15 and 28-29
October 12-13 and 26-27
November 9-10 and 23-24
December 7-8
December 14-15 * Assessments / Practical Exams
Investment: $3790
Retreat cost: Includes 8 nights accommodation, all meals and airport transfers. Airfare is not included. Twin Share $1,765
How to apply: Start your journey by completing our online application form. You’ll be informed of your acceptance within seven days. Upon acceptance, payment of a $300 deposit is required to confirm your place.
Accreditation: BodyMindLife’s 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training curriculum is accredited by both the internationally recognised Yoga Alliance and Yoga Australia. To become certified as a yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance you must complete an accredited 200 hour teacher training. Yoga Australia requires the completion of 350 hours of training.
Noelle Connolly
Head of Yoga

Noelle has a boundless curiosity for the practice, and is constantly driven to explore. She has a deep passion for inversions, harnessing the subtleties of the energetic body to defy gravity and move fluidly through space. Noelle’s classes are strong, creative and intelligently sequenced. Created to engage, refine and inspire, they are set to a background of meticulously curated music. She likes her students to leave class feeling informed, empowered and rejuvenated.

Kat Clayton
Senior Yoga Teacher, Teacher Training Lead Facilitator

Kat offers an engaging, challenging, fun, enthusiastic and compassionate teaching style which radiates positive energy and warmth from the moment you step into her class.

Skilfully weaving in classical alignment and mindfulness with creative dynamic sequencing and thought provoking philosophy, Kat provides a fun and challenging space for students to deepen their practice, challenge their limitations, and reconnect to body, breath, mind and heart, usually with an arm balance or two!

She draws inspiration from yogic philosophy, Eastern philosophy and Western science, and combines her deep love for learning and teaching with her passion for empowering students to focus on the skill of alignment, subtlety of breath and mindfulness. Her aim is to have her students leave the classroom feeling light, more fully alive, peaceful and connected, and to carry that out into the world.


200 Hour Part Time Yoga Teacher Training August 2019

Byron Bay & BodyMindLife Surry Hills

August 24th – September 1st, 2019

$3695.00 Balance Payment: August 2019 200Hr Part Time YTT

$1765.00 Balance Payment: Twin Share August YTT 2019

$300.00 Deposit: Part Time Yoga Teacher Training August 2019

$3995.00 Full Payment: August 2019 200Hr Part Time YTT

Cancellation policy

Cancellation fees apply. Check out our policy here.

Can't pay upfront in one lump sum? No problem. We have payment plans available. Contact us on email teachertraining@bodymindlife.com to discuss your options.