Yoga Teaching Training



  • Two weekly Open Sky Yoga classes (one beginner, one intermediate/advanced)
  • One private session with François Raoult


  • Five 3-day weekends and one 4-day assessment seminar: 140 contact hrs
  • Two weekly Open Sky yoga classes over 6 months: 75 hrs
  • Reading and writing assignments: 100+ hours

Begins January 2021 in Rochester

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Begins February 2021 in Brussels

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Five weekends and 4-day intensive: $3,850.

(Fee Includes written feedback on all homework assignments.)

Open Sky yoga classes are additional: Some weekly classes are needed for the 200 hours Yoga alliance program. Private mentoring session with François Raoult if needed.

Also plan to purchase books from the mandatory reading list. Some may be ordered through Open Sky Yoga Center at a discount.

Please return your application with a $50 nonrefundable fee to:
Open Sky Yoga Center,
7 Arnold Park,
Rochester, N.Y. 14607

If your application is accepted, a $500 deposit will reserve your space. The remaining balance of $3,350 is due by October 30, 2020. You may pay by check or credit card (Visa or Mastercard).

No cash refunds after November 19, 2020.


“François's detailed approach to dissecting each asana and tailoring it to a wide variety of abilities was invaluable in helping me work with students effectively.”

-Christine Breck RYT

“The program effectively combines precise instruction, compassionate feedback, inspiring readings and creative homework assignments. I understand yoga better now as both a healing modality and a path of spiritual awakening.”

-John Steele, PhD psychologist, RYT.

“Essential teacher training establishes me on the Path of awakened potential. It gave me a compass to reach the trail head.”

-Rebecca Schlichler, RYT.

“I learned to manage my relationship with my students, to decide when to push and when to let be, i learned to See.”

-Margaret O'grady, RYT.