Open Space Yoga Hawaii is recognized by Yoga Alliance, one of the leading global yoga affiliations.

Open Space Yoga training supports both the serious students of yoga who want to deepen their

practice as well as aspiring teachers who wants to teach skillfully, safely and with the power of their own unique voice.

Students will also receive a certificate which they can use to register with Yoga Alliance at the RYT-200 level. 



200RYT Yoga Alliance RYT Common Core Curriculum for RYS™ 200

Each course is broken down into modules. Once you have completed all the modules you will have a test at the end of the course. 

You have one hour of live one on one with a 500E-RYT teacher at the end of your test.

Also have the option to do 30mins 1/2 way into the course and 30mins at the end.

Thought out the course you will have teacher support via email.

1. Techniques / Training Practice:1-8  

  Includes asanas, pranayamas, kriyas, chanting, mantra, meditation and other traditional yoga techniques.

Analytical training in how to teach and practice the techniques. 

Guided practice of the techniques themselves. Both areas must receive substantial emphasis.


  1. Chanting/Mantra              3.5hr

  2. Pranayama                       2.5hr

  3. Foundations / Dharma       2.5hr

  4. Asanas                            2.5hr

  5. Yoga  Kosas & Vayus         2.5hr

  6. Twist Practice, Sequencing   2.5hr

Yoga Philosophy, Lifestyle and Ethics 

Course Two

Yoga Philosophy, Lifestyle and Ethics 

Includes the study of yoga philosophies including Ayurveda, Yoga and Tantric texts.  Yoga lifestyle and ethics for yoga teachers.

Anatomy and Physiology 

Course Three

Anatomy and Physiology 

Includes both human physical anatomy and physiology (bodily systems, organs, etc.) and energy anatomy and physiology (chakras, nadis, etc.). Includes both the study of the subject and application of its principles to yoga practice (benefits, contraindications, healthy movement patterns, etc).

Teaching Methodology/ Practicum 

Course Four

Teaching Methodology/ Practicum 

Includes principles of demonstration, sequencing, observation, assisting and correcting, instruction, teaching styles, qualities of a teacher, the student's process of learning and business aspects of teaching yoga.

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