Yoga Teacher Training

200 Hour Teacher Training   |   500 Hour Teacher Training

Jim Harrington is the leading ‘teacher of teachers’ in South Africa’s yoga community.  Internationally trained, Jim was registered with the International Yoga Alliance as Experienced Yoga Teacher Trainer (ERYT) in 2005 and has trained over 175  teachers since then.

The 200hr course may be taken with no aspiration to be a teacher, but just as an experience to deepen ones connection to yoga.  The 500hr course is for teachers who have already qualified with a 200hr Yoga Alliance certified course.  Both experiences  guaranteed to change the way that you view, teach and practice yoga. Visiting international students enjoy an unforgettable stay in Cape Town, one of the most spectacular cities in the world.

INTENSIVE ONE MONTH YOGA TEACHER TRAINING (RYT200 hr)Side Plank. Lion's HeadNovember 2 – 27, 2015, Cape Town | ZAR 22,ooo (USD 1,900) | Apply now:

This Yoga Teacher Training Course builds a strong foundation to begin teaching the art of yoga safely and effectively.  The 200 hr course is a pre-requisite to taking the more advanced level Modules that make up the 500 hour course.

For detailed information – JimHarringtonYogaTeacherTraining2015

Click here for the application form:  200 hour TTC Application Form


Students who have successfully completed the Yoga Alliance 200hr course are eligible to apply to take part in the next 300hrs of training. Experienced students of yoga or those who have taken another 200hr course may also apply to join one or more of the modules.  Click here for detailed information on the advanced yoga teacher training course.

The next intensive training:

Module 3:  Teaching technique & applied anatomy, methodology and sequencing | 6 – 15 March, 2015 | Cape Town & Retreat | ZAR 9,800JimharringtonYoga_JanuSirsasana

This module focuses on the techniques you use to apply your theoretical knowledge of yoga anatomy and teaching methodology.  There is an emphasis on specialised work – either with sports people or clients requiring therapeutic or rehabilitation yoga.

This module includes a retreat to the mountains with Aditi M. Gaur, a teacher and friend from India.  Aditi is an initiate and student of the Himalayan Yoga Tradition.

To join the training, please complete the Teacher Training Application form ADVANCED and submit your application to