200 hr Niya Yoga Teacher Training

Start Date -  21st September 2020

The Niya Yoga Teacher Training (200 hour) is an in-depth, transformative course that will equip you with the tools needed to share the art and science of yoga with others. Drawing on a variety of yoga traditions, you will be thoroughly grounded in the practice, learning about the history, philosophy, anatomy, postures, ethics and more. Led by Davin Jones, Tapovan Tamas, Alissia Clifton, Paulina Stockton and Aymara Baquero. The Niya team will share their specialist knowledge through lectures, classes and practical’s. Our trainees will assist in real class situations during the course and you are invited to become part of our mentorship programme once qualified as yoga teachers. We are accredited with U.S Yoga Alliance.


Our fully comprehensive programme includes:


  • Multi-style asana practice (Vinyasa / Iyengar / Yin)

  • Applied anatomy and physiology

  • Teaching methodology

  • Adjustment techniques and hands on assists 

  • Pranayama, meditation and shatkarma

  • Philosophy and the Yoga Sutras

  • Business Ethics



The course structure is designed to take you deeply into the practice whilst giving you space to assimilate content and integrate the practice fully into your life. The course begins with a six-day intensive at Niya Yoga, followed by six (non-consecutive) weekends of training over the course of three months. During this time, you will be given homework, readings, and expected to delve further into the physical practice by attending daily classes.



1st week intensive: 21st September – 26th September (6 days/12 hours per day) 

Weekend 1: 9th & 11th October - 2 days (12 hours each)

Weekend 2: 23th & 24th October - 2 days (12 hours each)

Weekend 3: 30th & 31st October - 2 days (12 hours each) – Jambo Dragon Workshop

Weekend 4: 13th & 14th November - 2 days (12 hours each)

Weekend 5: 27th & 28th November - 2 days (12 hours each)

Weekend 6: 4th & 5th December - 2 days (12 hours each)



The course price is 22,500 QR. We require a 4,000 QR deposit (non-refundable) to be paid in advance to secure your spot. 




Price is inclusive of:


  • Breakfast and lunch from Evergreen Organics.

  • Accredited certification with U.S Yoga Alliance

  • Teacher Training Course Manual

  • 3 month-unlimited membership classes at Niya Yoga

  • Workshops with Jambo Truong (Forrest Yoga Guardian)


An Investment in Yourself:


This training is designed to make you competent as yoga teachers. The 200-hour teacher training is an investment in yourself. Understanding the alignment and philosophy is knowledge that you will keep with you for the rest of your life. To find out more, email Christine and Claire on reception - hello@niyayoga.qa - or chat to us face to face next time you're in the studio.

85 hr Pregnancy Yoga Teacher Training

with Sally Parkes

Dates - 5th - 11th June, 2020


Sally Parkes 85Hour Yoga Alliance USA & Yoga Alliance Professionals (UK) certified course covers Pregnancy, Postnatal and Mother & Baby Yoga and is grounded in sound anatomy and physiology as well as in the teachings of yoga. Our aim is to give you, the student, knowledge and expertise to deliver safe, effective and uplifting classes and one to ones. This is achieved via a combination of appropriate anatomy, physiology, asana, pranayama, mudra and relaxation, whilst the Shakti (female) energetics that resides in all women and allows such an amazing event: (conception, pregnancy and birth) to occur is honoured. Yoga and methods developed from Pilates and gentle exercise rehabilitation, to assist post-natal recovery is also discussed, taught and practiced before moving on to our Mother & Baby Yoga module. The course finishes with a talk on how to set up your business including tips on using social media, hiring a space and how to organise classes, and how to keep client referrals at an optimum level.

About the course :


This course is fully certified by FEDANT, The Yoga Alliance UK and The Yoga Alliance US, and is taught by Sally Parkes BSc. 


With full accreditation from The Yoga Alliance (US), Yoga Alliance Professionals (UK) and the Federation of Antenatal Educators, our certified Pregnancy Yoga Teacher Training course offers 85 hours of learning about all aspects of becoming a mother – from pregnancy, to post-natal and Mother and Baby Yoga. Successful participants arrive as students but leave as teachers, with the knowledge, confidence and expertise to run classes and individual sessions which deliver safe, uplifting and effective yoga practice with clients across any stage of this miraculous journey.

There’s a strong focus on anatomy and psychology across Sally’s teachings of yoga, with additional emphasis on learning about the Shakti (female) energy which plays such a vital role in conception, pregnancy and birth. Students of this course also develop a thorough knowledge of yoga asana, mudra, pranayama, relaxation and more meditative elements of yoga during pregnancy.

This course also involves a wider aspects of a mothers’ yoga practice, such as gentle postnatal Pilates inspired methods to support, strengthen and stretch; gentle exercise for health and alignment; basic yoga sequences for mother and baby; and recovery and rehabilitation during the post-natal phase. The final module of the course is dedicated to learning the art of Mother and Baby Yoga.


All graduates will receive a certificate upon completion. This training is 85 hours (including private study time) to meet with the standards of The Yoga Alliance Professionals (UK) and The Yoga Alliance US, and is also certified by the Federation of Antenatal Educators (FEDANT). 


Friday 5th June – Thursday 11th June 2020


Price: 7,500 QR