200hr Yoga Teacher Training Part Time - Sept 14th 2019

This is a 200-hour Yoga Alliance accredited, part time teacher training which runs over 9 weekends from September to December 2019. This course, will allow you to be deeply immersed in the yoga practice with little time for distractions in between weekends. We have an exceptionally high success rate with past teachers currently teaching in top yoga studios nationwide.

Classes will run Saturday and Sunday 7am-5.30pm

Dates for this training are as follows:

  • September 14th-15th, 21st-22nd, 28th-29th
  • October 12th-13th, 19th-20th,
  • November 2nd-3rd, 9th-10th, 16th-17th, 30th
  • December 1st
Classes will be held in Durga yoga studio in the heart of Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland.

Total cost from €2250 (Monthly payment plan available)

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80hr Pregnancy Yoga Teacher Training

This is a comprehensive training to teach you everything you need to know To support women throughout their pregnancy, the birth of their baby and into the early days of motherhood using the yoga practice. Suitable for qualified yoga teachers, we will show how to create a community of pregnant woman who stay with you from 12-42 weeks.


  • Planning and sequencing pregnancy classes
  • Pranayama for pregnancy and birth
  • Anatomy for pregnancy and birth (Including hormones, the pelvic girdle, how the body works for labour)
  • The Do's and Don't's of asana during pregnancy
  • Common conditions during pregnancy, the causes and how to modify for them
  • Preparation for labour and birth (inc breech/transverse babies, positions for birth and how to create a birth preparation course)
  • Homebirth V Hospital birth
  • Common procedures and interventions offered during labour
  • Teaching practice and feedback
  • Written exam

Lead Teacher - Paula Mitten, Senior yoga teacher Special Guest Teacher - Liz Halliday, homebirth midwife

Total cost €887

Registration deposit €400 & €487 balance required Enquire Here

When & Where

December 6th-8th 7am-5.30pm December 13th-15th 7am-5.30pm All sessions will be held at Durga Yoga Studio, Maynooth, Co.Kildare


80hr Yoga Alliance Accredited Certification on completion of the training.

To Book call Paula on 086 364 2489 or email info@durga.ie - Download the Course Outline here »

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Terms and Conditions

Students are expected to have a regular yoga practice for at least 2 years before applying for a place on our teacher training

To book a place please contact us for a registration form. This must be complete and returned along with a €300 deposit to guarantee a place on the training

A second deposit of €1000 is due 2 months in advance of the start date and the final deposit on or before the first day of training

Places are allocated on a first come first served basis

We reserve the right to refuse a place to students who have not paid their deposits by the required date.

Fees include 

Training and assessment by a qualified Yoga Alliance Professionals SYT  

SUBSIDISED Trainee membership with Yoga Alliance Professionals.  

SUBSIDISED join up fee (saving of £35.00) if they upgrade their YAP membership within 14 days of graduation.

Not Included

Books and training manual must be purchased separately 

Training cost does not include travel, accommodation, or food. Should you wish to book accommodation locally we can forward you a list of accommodation within walking distance of the yoga studio.

Refund Policy 

First deposit is due at time of registration 

Any course fees paid are non-refundable. In the unlikely event that a student has to cancel their place on a course, we will hold your deposit for 12 months from the start date of your chosen training, after which time any money paid will be forfeited.

All cancellations must be put in writing and emailed to Paula Mitten at info@durga.ie explaining clearly the circumstances for cancellation. 

Minimum Attendance 

A minimum of 95% attendance is required to be certified at the end of the training. Any sessions missed must be approved by Paula Mitten and additional homework will be set to ensure a good understanding of the topics missed. 

Students are expected to participate in all sessions to show a clear understanding of the course work.

Should a student be unable to complete the training requirements due to unforeseen circumstances they will be allowed to complete the necessary work during another suitable training date to be agreed with Paula Mitten

In the unlikely event of Durga Yoga cancelling a scheduled training we will give 1 months’ notice and will refund or transfer any deposits paid.

Complaints procedure 

All complaints are guaranteed to remain anonymous.

Stage one - An informal chat on the day

Stage two – A formal discussion, the student is welcome to bring along a fellow student as witness to the complaint. All details of the complaint will be put in writing and Durga Yoga will set out how we can put right the complaint

Stage three - Written complaint, which will be acknowledge within 2 working days. The response will contain everything that has been done to rectify the problem and set out an agreed plan from all parties.  

Code of conduct

Teachers should:

  1. 1. Act with honesty and integrity in all aspects of their work
  2. 2. Be committed to the best interests of students 
  3. 3. Seek to motivate, inspire, and celebrate efforts and success
  4. 4. Acknowledge and respect the uniqueness, individuality and needs of each student in class
  5. 5. Respect the privacy of students and the confidentiality of any information received from students
  6. 6. Represent themselves, their professional status, qualifications and experience honestly
  7. 7. Avoid conflict between their professional work and private interests which could reasonably be deemed to impact negatively on students
  8. 8. Ensure that they do not practise while under the influence of any substance which impairs their fitness to teach