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5 Best Yoga & Meditation Teacher Trainings in London

There are many 200-hour Yoga Teacher Trainings available in London, which range from weekend long courses to one-month intensive courses. If you are looking for a Yoga Teacher Training Course but not sure where to start, let us help you out to get you started with a list of five top Yoga Teacher Training Programs in London!

(Psst! Bonus info at the end of post: 2 top Yoga Teachers in London, 3 top Meditation Teacher Training Courses in London, and 2 top Meditation Teachers in London!)

Five best Yoga Teacher Training Courses in UK

(Please note this list is not exhaustive and in no particular order.)


1. Triyoga 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training London

Triyoga not only offers yoga, pilates and reformer classes but also other holistic therapies like bodywork, massage, EFT, and hypnotherapy sessions. They also offer workshops on a variety of yoga styles including Vinyasa and Kundalini Yoga, as well as philosophy workshops. Besides 200-hour Yoga Teacher programs, they also provide 300-hour Yoga Teacher Training programs, Hot Yoga Teacher Training and Crystal Bowl Sound Healing Training.

Website: https://triyoga.co.uk/teacher-training/

Focus: Hatha Yoga, anatomy, breath awareness, pranayama, philosophy, and meditation, in a non-dogmatic approach and not aligned to any one specific style of yoga, but instead focused on authenticity. They also emphasize on teaching methodology, ethics and more contemporary topics like cultural appropriation, diversity, and inclusion.

Duration: Weekend course over 16 months.

Investment: £3,750.

 

2. The Yoga People 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training in London

The Yoga People’s primary intention is transformation and healing. They teachings are in integration of yogic philosophy and disciplines with Shamanism and Western psychology. Their classes are mostly Ashtanga Vinyasa, Mandala, Rocket and Yin Yoga, and they also offer workshops on these topics.

Website: https://www.theyogapeople.com/

Focus: Ashtanga Yoga. The trainers at The Yoga People are dedicated to providing a well-rounded education and training that covers asana, pranayama, meditation, philosophy, and teaching methodology.

Duration: 8 weekends.

Investment: £3,500.

 

3. Yogacampus 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training Course in London

Yogacampus is a team of international teachers who focus on Yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Therapy Training,  Specialist Training Courses and Continuing Professional Development Courses. Their mission is to bring in the best teachers of yoga and related fields to provide high-quality, well-rounded classes.

Website: https://www.yogacampus.com/

Focus: A non-dogmatic approach to asana principles and creative asana teaching, practical anatomy and physiology, creative class sequencing, philosophy, pranayama and meditation, Sanskrit pronunciation, and teaching methodology.

Duration: Weekend course over 16 months.

Investment: £3,700.

 

4. Yogarise 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training London

Yogarise is a family-run yoga and pilates studio which offers a huge variety of classes ranging from Vinyasa to pre-natal and post-natal yoga. Besides asana workshops, they also offer Reiki and Pranayama workshops. Their mission is to make yoga as accessible as possible to as many people as possible.

Website: https://www.yogarise.london/yoga-teacher-training-and-courses/

Focus: Vinyasa Yoga – the roots of Vinyasa Yoga, history of yoga, philosophy. The course also covers teaching methodology, the business of yoga, self-care and finding your authentic voice as a teacher, injury management, and student-teacher ethics.

Duration: One weekend a month over 12 months.

Investment: £3,000.

 

5. The Power Yoga Company 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training Course London

The Power Yoga Company believes in inclusivity, community, and authenticity. Besides 200-hour Teacher Training programs, they also offer Pre-natal Yoga Teacher Training Courses in London.

Website: https://thepoweryogaco.com/

Focus: Power Yoga, with emphasis on the principles of alignment, movement, observation, sequencing, assisting, and yoga wisdom.

Duration: Six long weekends (Friday – Sunday).

Investment: £2,790.

 

6. Two Top Yoga Teachers in London

(Please note: This list is not exhaustive and in no particular order.)

Julie Montagu is a television presenter and one of London’s top yoga and nutrition teachers, and was recently named one of the Top 10 Holistic Health Icons in the world.

Website: https://juliemontagu.com/

Dylan Ayaloo left his corporate career in Australia and started his own yoga studio in London – Hot Power Yoga. After ten years of teaching internationally, he is now one of UK’s leading yoga teachers, conducting Yoga Teacher Training programs, mentoring programs, workshops, and classes in Hot Power Yoga.

Website: https://www.dylanayaloo.com/

 

Three Top Meditation Teacher Training Courses in London

(Please note: This list is not exhaustive and in no particular order.)

 

Breathworks Mindfulness and Teacher Training Course

Website: https://www.breathworks-mindfulness.org.uk/about-breathworks-mindfulness-teacher-training

Focus: The Breathworks team emphasizes compassion, gratitude, and kindness, alongside mindfulness. They use the body as a medium for mindfulness practice, thus they also include mindful movement practices as an important part of their courses and training. Breathworks has its roots in mindfulness for pain and health conditions, and they believe that kindness and body-based practices are powerful tools to transform suffering.

Duration: Online Introductory Teacher Training: 2 weekly sessions for 5 weeks.

Advanced Teacher Training: 2 separate modules, 2 – 3 days each. 

Investment: Online Introductory Teacher Training: £1,350.

Advanced Teacher Training: £1,750.

 

The British School of Meditation’s Meditation Teacher Training Course

Website: https://www.teaching-meditation.co.uk/Train-to-Teach-Meditation/Teacher-training-centres/London

Focus: To provide expert training not only regarding meditation, but also the foundations on how to establish yourself as a meditation teacher and build a successful meditation business.

Duration:  Module 1 (3 days) and Module 2 (2 days) over the course of 2 months.

Investment: £1,250.

 

Meditate London – Transcendental Meditation Teacher Training

Website: https://www.meditatelondon.co.uk/courses

Focus: All aspects of how to teach and set up your own school of meditation. The course is designed to be thorough, to ensure each student learns according to their ability.

Duration: 10 weeks.

Investment: Please contact Meditate London for more info.

 

Two Top Meditation Teachers in London

(Please note: This list is not exhaustive and in no particular order.)

Andy Puddicombe is a well-known meditation teacher and the founder of Headspace, a popular meditation app.

Website: www.andypuddicombe.com

Michael James Wong is a meditation teacher, author, and the founder of Just Breathe, a meditation and mindfulness community in London.

Website: www.michaeljameswong.com

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