Graduate Certificate in Yoga Therapy

Sydney | Melbourne | Gold Coast | Online | From $6,500

Join us on this unique journey studying the ancient healing wisdom of Yoga Therapy. Enrolments open now for Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast & Online.

Undertake our acclaimed Yoga Therapy Training. We are looking for Yoga teachers who truly care and are driven to making a difference by connecting deeply with their students to facilitate healing that is empowering, enduring and life transforming.  

You know how students come to you with health problems like back pain, cancer, anxiety, depression, injuries and sometimes you’re not sure how to teach them safely and effectively? If you undertake our acclaimed Graduate Certificate in Yoga Therapy, you will learn a framework that you can apply to everyone AND you will gain a full tool kit of Yoga practices that allow you teach anyone no matter what health problems they have. 

Join us on this unique journey studying the ancient healing wisdom of yoga therapy by completing our Yoga Therapy Training.

Yoga Therapy Course Overview

  • You will develop a deep connection with your Yoga students and be able to use Yoga to help them heal in a more individualised way
  • Your training with be hands on, practical and experiential
  • You will learn from some of Australia’s leading Yoga therapy educators, Sal Flynn, Trish David, Louise Godfrey and Liz Williams.
  • Learn how yoga can be used as therapy, using sound scientific and yogic principles
  • You will gain more confidence so you can work with anyone, no matter what health conditions they have
  • You will be one of only 20 students and you will receive personalised attention within a small group setting
  • After completing this qualification, you will join the ranks of the small but growing number of highly qualified Yoga therapists in Australia and be at the leading edge of this emerging profession

Yoga Therapy Institute has conducted the Graduate Certificate in Yoga Therapy since 2012, making this one of the longest running yoga therapy training courses in Australia. During this time we have trained over 250 Yoga Therapists through this highly acclaimed training program. The course has been delivered 21 times already.

Learn therapeutic approaches to –

  • anxiety and depression, addictions and trauma
  • cancer
  • nervous system disorders, such as, multiple sclerosis
  • bone diseases, such as osteoporosis
  • digestive issues, such as, IBS, colitis
  • women’s health
  • metabolic disorders, such as, diabetes, obesity
  • reproductive and urinary disorders, such as, menopause, PCOS
  • auto-immune diseases, such as, rheumatoid arthritis, Chronic Fatigue
  • lower back problems
  • ankle and foot problems
  • shoulder, elbow and wrist problems
  • hip and knee joints, including hip replacements
  • and many, many more health conditions

“The teaching on the course really is exceptional. I have developed the skills to work confidently in a therapy environment.” 

Suzanne Ellis, Yoga Teacher NSW

You will learn to use the following therapeutically:

  • asana
  • pranayama
  • mantra
  • relaxation
  • meditation
  • yogic nutrition
  • mudras
  • kriyas

“I have immersed myself in a deeper understanding of yoga and its wide spread benefits. I have the knowledge to confidently treat people with a variety of presenting needs. The teachers offer a high level of wisdom and experience and the course gives an opportunity to share and learn from your peers and their traditions.” 

Tracey Whiting, Yoga Teacher NSW

Course Locations


The 2021 course is almost full. Contact us now to secure your place.

Start date:
30 September 2021

Online Delivery


Enrolments open for 2022. Contact us now to secure your place.

Start Date:
30 September 2021


Gold Coast & Online

The 2021 course is almost full. Contact us now to secure your place.

Start Date:
1 December 2021


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