BWYQ Level 4 Qualification
Diploma in Teaching Yoga
With Eliane Codiroli
September 2020- October 2023
34 Sunday over 3years
@ Mill Mead School, Port Vale, Hertford
The course is aimed at people who wish to train as Yoga teachers. The Diploma Yoga Teaching qualifications offered by BWYT are regulated by
the Awarding.Organisation, BWYQ (approved for regulation by Ofqual). This means that your qualification is recognised through the UK educational system
including colleges, schools, universities and employers. It is the equivalent of a level 4-attainment/first year of a foundation degree. This is the highest level of yoga teacher training currently
available in the UK.
The BWYQ is comprised of 8 units:
- Applied anatomy and physiology and the teaching of
- Yoga breathing practices and
- Planning for teaching and the Responsibilities of a Yoga
- Planning and Delivering a Yoga Course
- Teaching Asana: observation, adjustment and protection of vulnerable
areas of the body
- Hatha Yoga and Pranayama
- The Teaching and Philosophy of
- Progression in Yoga
The aim of the
Diploma Course is to educate and enable learners, both professionally and practically, to teach yoga asanas, breathing practices/ pranayama, relaxation, meditation and concentration to clients that
have a wide variety of capacities, capabilities and experiences.
You will be expected to start teaching yoga classes whilst on the course
and you will be given full guidance on setting up and administering your own classes.
Minimum requirements for applicants are at least 2 years regular yoga class attendance and preferably
completion of the BWY foundation course or equivalent.