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 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 UNC Rex Wellness studios.
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)*
- Yoga Modifications*
- Senior Yoga (includes Chair)*
- Prenatal Yoga*
- Children’s Yoga**
- The Art of Assisting, Asana and Sequencing**
- Yoga and the Science of Ayurveda**
**For schedule, please visit our Workshops page.
You may transfer prior advanced yoga training to replace the additional required modules, fee-free.
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.
Refunds: Fees are refundable at 50% 30 days prior to the start of training, less a $350 registration and a $250 administration fee. Fees are non-refundable within 30 days of training start date.
Elective and Specialty modules: Payments for RYT500 modules or specialty elective modules are not refundable. However, you may reschedule for a later offering of the same module with a $100 transfer fee, if requested up to 14 days prior to the first day of the module. This option is available once per module for a total of three (3) transfers per RYT500 Program. After that, no refunds or transfers are allowed.
Cancellations: If any program is canceled by Yoga Legacy due to low enrollment, payment may be transferred to another program or a full refund will be issued upon request.
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.