Kids Yoga Teacher Training | Children’s Yoga Teacher Training

Kids Yoga Teacher Training | Children’s Yoga Teacher Training

Kids Yoga Teacher Training | Children’s Yoga Teacher Training

Yoga Vidya Gurukul was founded in 1978 by Yogacharya Dr Vishwas Mandlik as a non-profit organization. Our organization is following traditional yoga which is the authentic form of yoga focusing on lifestyle and based on Ashtanga yoga, Hatha yoga, Karma yoga, Bhakti yoga, Jnana yoga.

The prestigious Prime Ministers Yoga Award 2017 was given to our founder president, Dr Vishwas Mandlik for his great contribution to the field of yoga in India and all over the world. He is the first recipient of this award in India. We have been conducting Yoga teacher training programs since 1983. We have more than 18000 yoga teachers in India, 4500 yoga teachers in foreign countries and more than 300,000 yoga students all over the world.

Yoga Vidya Gurukul is recognized by

  • Government of Maharashtra (under Govt of India)
  • Department of AYUSH (Under Yoga Department, Government of India)
  • Indian Air Force (Air force division of India army, under Government of India)
  • Kavi Kalidas Sanskrit University, Ramtek, Nagpur (Government of Maharashtra University)

Yoga Vidya Gurukul has been recognized by the Government of India as the Leading Yoga Institution in India.

Please check YOGA VIDYA GURUKUL here – leading Yoga institute under Yoga Certification Board under Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India – Leading Yoga Institute

How will the course be conducted?


  • 6 weeks program – Minimum 25 hours per week which includes approximately 8-10 hrs of lectures (live and recorded) 8-10 hrs of yoga practice (guided and self-practice) and 5-10 hours of study (Total of Contact Hours and Non-Contact Hours is more than 100 Hours)
  • Live Yoga classes with very experienced Yoga teachers
  • Technology platform – Google Drive, Whatsapp, Google meet App or Zoom App on mobile phones/iPhones (android or ios), or tablets/iPad (android or ios) or laptop computer)
  • For all lectures students will be able to access them each week through weekly links at their own pace
  • There will be a required discussion/Q & A session and live practical session each weekend (Saturday & Sunday) from approximately 8:00-10:00am EST (6:30-8:30pm IST). Additional live sessions will be scheduled after the commencement of the course.
  • Resources - Videos, Audios, PowerPoint presentations, documents, various live lectures and recorded lectures will be made available on
  • Students can also watch all the recorded sessions as per their convenience.
  • There will be continuous support through the entire duration of the program via emails, video chat, group discussions, personal feedback for individual yoga practices, question and answer sessions and personalized chats with teachers and yoga experts etc.

Fees And Financial Information

THE FEES FOR THE Kids Yoga Teacher Training in English

  1. Course fees - USD $ 200 (Including course material (PDF), syllabus books (PDF)
  2. Registration fees - US $ 100 (Registration fee is Non-refundable)
  3. Total Fees -USD $ 300
  4. Total Fees for Indian citizens in Indian Rupees Rs 10000
  5. For any questions about fees, please email

Fees can be paid with any of the following ways

  1. Bank account transfer - you can transfer money directly to Yogapoint Bank Account, you can send email to if you would like to opt for this option.


  • Benefits, contraindications and guidelines for teaching yoga to children
  • How to teach yoga and create age-appropriate classes for children ranging from birth to age 16
  • Physical, Cognitive, Emotional, Social and Moral Development in Children
  • Yoga for education and in classroom settings
  • Yoga therapy for children with special needs including ADHD, Autism, Asthma, Depression and Anxiety
  • Teaching mommy and me or family yoga classes
  • Teaching methodology including how to structure and create your own lesson plan for a children’s yoga class.
  • Practical information for teaching children including asanas, pranayama, games, songs, partner poses, guided visualizations, stories, relaxation and more. Course book contains detailed descriptions of all these components, their benefits and how to use them in a class.
  • How to make yoga fun and engaging for children of all ages
  • Yoga Nidra and meditation techniques for children
  • Mantras, songs and omkar for children
  • Activity ideas beyond just yoga such as arts, crafts, making mandalas and cooking with children
  • Lifestyle, diet and parenting from the yogic perspective
  • Indian Philosophy of Child Development and Education
  • Consciousness in children and the impact of samskaras on development
  • Karma and Bhakti yoga for children
  • Pantanjali’s eight limbs of yoga and how they apply to children
  • How to bring yoga for children back to your home country or community and communicate with parents, schools, and administrators about the benefits of yoga for children
  • Assignments with individual feedback from instructor
  • Experience reconnecting with your own inner child

Certificate, Recognition & Insurance

Diploma in Yoga Education

  • The program is recognized by the Indian Government (Government of India).
  • Yoga Vidya Gurukul is affiliated to YCMOU (a Government of India University) to run the Diploma courses in Yoga.
  • Yoga Vidya Gurukul is recognized as Yoga & Yoga therapy research organization by University of Pune (a Government of India University).
  • Certification to the successful student entitles them to teach in any part of the world.
  • Many insurance companies all over the world have been providing liability & professional indemnity insurance to our students who complete the Yoga teacher training program, as the student becomes a member of Yogapoint teacher association of Yoga Vidya Gurukul after completing the course. There is NO extra membership fee for becoming the member. Currently (as on June 2012) Yogapoint teacher association has more than 4000 teachers out of india and more than 18000 teachers in India.

Who Should Apply?

  • Healthy individuals (physically + mentally) with no or minimum experience of yoga. Yoga practitioners who have been doing yoga and want to become teachers.
  • Minimum age is 18 years. For students over the age of 60 a fitness certificate is necessary.
  • This course is NOT for someone who only wants certification or just some yoga practice. This is a course demanding serious commitments for understanding the Yoga lifestyle, applications and philosophy.
  • Yoga aspirants who want to learn the TRADITIONAL YOGA & techniques to teach the same.
  • If you are expecting modified versions of physical exercises in the name of Yoga then this is not the school for you.
Note- This online course may not give the same experience as of full time residential yoga programs conducted in our ashram in India.

How to Register / How to Apply?

To register for a course, please click on the course date in the table below. In case of problems, please send email to or

Note - In case of any difficulties, please send a message on What's app +91 9822770727

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Contact Details

Yoga Vidya Gurukul

Village Talwade, Trimbak, Nasik

Phone - +91-9822770727

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Yoga Vidya Gurukul

Address of Institute office in Nasik

Yoga Vidya Dham, Kaivalya Nagari,
College Road, Nashik - 422005.
Maharashtra, India.

Phone - +91-9822770727 (for courses in ENGLISH)

+91-253-2318090 (For courses, in HINDI or MARATHI)

(Please call during 9.00 AM to 5 PM Indian Time)

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Village Talwade, Trimbak, Nasik

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Nasik city is 170 KM from Mumbai (formerly Bombay)

Nasik is about 1800 Ft or 580 Metres above sea level.

Regular Trains, Bus Service and Taxi services are available to reach Nasik. We can also provide an airport pickup service directly to our ashram.

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