RYT500 Advanced Studies (300 Hour Curriculum)

Deepening your knowledge of yoga and building on your RYT200 training, this program will offer you the benefit of co-leading 200 Hour core training workshop modules as you deepen your knowledge of yoga. You will develop strong observation skills and receive mentorship throughout the training workshop portion.

This program includes advanced training that builds on basic yoga concepts and goes deeper into yoga theory and applied practice. You must successfully complete all contact and non-contact hours of training to graduate from the program. All Modules are held at either ClubWorx or studios in Fuquay-Varina.

Co-lead Workshop Training Modules will include:

  • Yoga Basics, Pranayama, Anatomy, Safety, Kriyas, Chanting, Pratyahara, Psychology, Subtle Body, Chakras, Meditation, Business, Ethics (RYT-200 Core Modules)*
  • Additional required Modules:
    • Detox Yoga*
    • Hot Yoga (includes Yin Basics)*
    • Yoga Modifications*
    • Senior Yoga (includes Chair)*
    • Prenatal Yoga or Yoga Philosophy and Study of the Sutras**
    • Children’s Yoga or Yoga for Trauma and PTSD**
    • The Art of Assisting, Asana and Sequencing**
    • Yoga and the Science of Ayurveda or both Advanced Pranayama and Meditation Techniques and Chakra Balancing for Health and Wellbeing**

*For schedules, please see the upcoming RYT200 schedules or contact Yoga Legacy.

**For schedule, please visit our Workshops page.

**You may transfer approved prior advanced yoga training to replace the additional required modules, fee-free for two of these modules.


Requirements and fees

To enter our RYT500 Advanced Studies Program, you must already have completed your RYT200 training, complete and submit your application and pay the Program fee.

RYT500 Advanced Studies – $3,250

Payment Plan – 10 monthly payments of $350, first payment must be made 45 days prior to first Module. Payments are due on the first of each month, beginning the month before training starts.


Find out more

We encourage you to contact us for more details, for other payment methods, or with any questions or concerns. Call our office at 919-526-6239.

Note: Before you can register for RYT500 certification with Yoga Alliance, you will need at least 100 hours of teaching experience in addition to the 300 hours of training.