Professional Certification

Enroll to deepen your practice, to deepen your learning, or to become a skilled and nationally certified yoga instructor.

Yoga North International SomaYoga Institute

Study at Yoga North ISYI is led by core faculty Ann Maxwell and Molly McManus, as well as Yoga North instructors and guest speakers with diverse expertise.

Our goal at Yoga North ISYI Teacher Training is to provide students with:

  • Thorough knowledge of postures and a comfort level in teaching and assisting postures in others
  • Comprehensive knowledge of yogic philosophy and the ability to relate this understanding to life
  • Opportunities for a deeper understanding of self
Yoga North International SomaYoga Institute offers the following trainings:
  • 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training- Therapeutic focus
  • +350/500 Hour Yoga Teacher Training/Level I Yoga Therapy Certification
  • 1000 Hour Yoga Therapy Certification

We are honored to be one of 20 schools in the world to offer an accredited Yoga Therapy Certification Training.

Upcoming Informational Sessions

Come learn about the world-class yoga teacher training programs available at Yoga North! Begin your in-depth journey with the 200 hour Yoga Teacher certification, expand your knowledge with the +350/500 hour Yoga Teacher program, or complete your mastery with the 1000 Hour Yoga Therapy Certification program! Learn why Yoga North is the perfect place to nurture yoga skills to live a more joyful life so that others can do the same.

Conference Calls
To join the conference call dial: (515) 739-1015; Meeting ID: 840-596-806

  • Wednesday, May 16th, 5:30-6:30 pm
  • Tuesday, June 5th, 12-1pm
  • Wednesday, June 20th, 5:30-6:30 pm

Please call the office with questions: (218) 722-YOGA

In Person Meetings at Tula Yoga & Wellness, St. Paul

  • Wednesday, May 23 7:15-8:15 pm
  • Wednesday, June 20 7:15-8:15 pm

The yoga therapy components of our certification programs and courses are based on our accreditation through the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT), not derived from our status as an RYS® with Yoga Alliance Registry.

International Yoga Teacher Training

200 Hour Teacher Training, Therapeutic Focus

Essential Program

Our Essential Program is composed of 240 hours tiered for progression in body, breath, and yogic philosophy. The program consists of intensive weekends, through out six months with outside study and practicum work.

+350/500 Hour Teacher Training/Level I Yoga Therapy Certification

Advanced Program

This program begins after completing a 200-hour program at Yoga North International SomaYoga Institute (ISYI) or another qualified yoga studio. The program consists of 365 hours of comprehensive training to become an advanced yoga teacher with SomaYoga Therapy skill.

1000 Hour Yoga Therapy Certification

Complete Program

We are honored to be one of 23 schools in the world to hold accreditation with International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT).
Learn skills to teach weekly yoga therapy classes, workshops, and develop a private clientele.
This program begins after completing a 500 Hour program at Yoga North International SomaYoga Institute (ISYI) or another qualified yoga studio. For applicants with no formal training in SomaYoga a Bridge Program is required.

SomaYoga Therapy

Intensives

Intensive offerings include SomaYoga Therapy & Clinical Techniques and Yoga for Stress, Anxiety, & Depression (SAD).
Intensives are offered in Duluth MN, St. Paul MN, Maui HI and other locations upon request.

Upcoming Workshops & Intensives

Yoga North International SomaYoga Institute offers workshops, intensives, and retreats in Duluth, Ely, and St. Paul, Minnesota, as well as Maui, Hawaii.

Available at other locations nationally and internationally upon request.