Program Hours

  • **COVID-19 Update: Due to Coronavirus non contact hours are eligible for contact hours until further notice.
  • Below are hours beginning 1/1/2021 and do not reflect previous year’s requirements or certification eligibility.

YOGAFAITH Certification Programs and Hours

YF CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

All YogaFaith® Training Hours may be submitted to any organization for your continued education credit/hours/units. Hours are approximations.

# of Modules CONTACT HOURS NON CONTACT HOURS
Registered YogaFaith® Trainer, R-YFT, 100 hour

Approximately 20 hours are projected per Module. Study and Practicum could lead to considerably more. Eligible to Register with the Christian Yoga Association as Registered Christian Yoga Association Trainer, R-CYAT. See other affiliates below.

5 0 100
Registered YogaFaith® Trainer, R-YFT, 200 hour, Miracle Immersion Hands-On Teacher Training

Approximately 220 hour certificate. Eligible to Register with the Christian Yoga Association as a Registered Christian Yoga Association Trainer, R-CYAT. See other affiliates below.

5 100 100
Registered YogaFaith® Master Trainer, R-YFMT, 300/500 hour Teacher Training

Eligible to Register with the Christian Yoga Association as Registered Christian Yoga Association Master Trainer, R-CYMT. See other affiliates below. Allow approximately 50 hours per Master Module.

  • YF Masters requires a 200 hour Certification or equivalent.
  • Masters Distant studies and immersion week are Level One YogaFaith Yoga Therapy Program, YF-YTP, and may be taken as a dual certification.
4 100 200
*Registered Trauma Sensitive YogaFaith® Trainer, R-TSYF 

TSYF is an International Association of Yoga Therapists, IAYT, and American Council of Exercise, ACE Approved Course. See other affiliates below. Attending the optional immersion is a 100-hour Certification. 

2 50 50
Registered YogaFaith® 12 Step Trainer, R-YF12S 1 25
Registered YogaFaith® Yin Trainer, R-YFYT 1 50
Registered YogaFaith®  Meditation and Nidra Trainer, R-YFMN  1 25
Registered Adaptive YogaFaith® Trainer, R-AYF 1 25
Registered YogaFaith® Children’s Trainer, R-YFCT 4 50
Registered YogaFaith® Prison Minister, R-YFPM 1 25
Certified YogaFaith® Sozo and Somatics Therapist, YF-SST

International Association of Yoga Therapists, IAYT, Approved Course. See other affiliates below.

3 50
Registered YogaFaith® Dance and Embodiment, R-YFDE   1 50
Certified YogaFaith® Yoga Therapist, C-YFTH

Level 1: Master’s 300 hour, Level 2: 300 hours, Level 3: 200 hours Eligible to Register with the Christian Yoga Association as Registered Christian Yoga Association Therapist, R-CYATH. See other affiliates below. 800 Hour Certification.

*Level 2 and/or 3 Yoga Therapy could move to an online platform (100 in person, 700 distantly depending on covid regulations).

6 *300 *500
New! Registered YogaFaith Restorative Trainer, R-YFRT. 50 Hour Certification. Launches Fall 2021. 1 50
1 50
New! A Meeting of Ancient Pathways: The Intersection of Christianity, Yoga and Spiritual Disciplines, YF-CWR, a prerequisite for YF Yoga Therapy Program. A stand-alone specialty certification and 50 hours of Continued Education Credits. See other affiliates below. YogaFaith Certified in World Religions: 50 Hour Certification.  1 50
New! A Journey Towards Union Mini Course from A Meeting of Ancient Pathways: The Intersection of Christianity, Yoga and Spiritual Disciplinesa portion of the prerequisite for YF Yoga Therapy Program.  1 5

Upon completion of YF Certification requirements, you may also register hours with our affiliates such as International Association of Yoga Therapist, IAYT, National Academy of Sports Medicine, NASM, Athletics and Fitness Association of American, AFFA or Christian Yoga Association, CYA. All program hours may be submitted as CEC/CEU’s to any organization that accepts CEC/CEU’s through what is called a petition.

Non Contact Hours are currently accepted as contact hours due to COVID regulations.

See Frequently Asked Questions Here.