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Level 1/18 Rawlins street, Southport QLD 4215 | National Provider No. 45524 CRICOS No. 03791F

Yoga Teacher Training

  • Our Yoga Teacher Training courses are registered with the Australian Government
  • Domestic students can apply for Austudy or Youth Allowance
  • International students can obtain an Australian student visa for up to 3 years.

Highest yoga teaching qualification in the world

We offer the highest yoga qualification you can obtain not only in Australia but in the world with our Advanced Diploma of Therapeutic Yoga Teaching course being 1800 hours.

Yoga Teacher Training for international students

We are your one and only education provider in Australia to offer Yoga Teacher Training to international students providing student visas for up to 3 years.

Internationally recognised qualifications

certificate or diplomaThe Health Institute Australasia is a Government registered training organisation (RTO). Our RTO code is 45524. Our Government Accredited training and courses are fully compliant with the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) which is the national regulator for Australia’s vocational education and training sector. This means that your certificate and qualifications are recognised Australia-wide and beyond.

Our location

Our campus is located on the beautiful Gold Coast of Australia, with proximity to shops, beaches, libraries and other facilities.
Read more about our location and facilities.

Alternatively, you can study online – see Online Yoga Teacher Training.

Become a certified yoga teacher

Become a registered yoga teacher with our teacher training programs.

Certificate IV in Yoga is the starting point and foundation for core studies in a hierarchy of yoga education and practical skills. It is the prerequisite for the Diploma of Yoga Teaching. This course introduces you to several basic principles and practices of yoga drawn from the unique lineages of Hatha (Tantra) and Raja YogaSamkhya and Vedanta.

Our Diploma of Yoga Teaching qualifies you to be a yoga teacher.  In this course, you will learn how to structure and effectively teach a yoga class.

Our Advanced Diploma of Therapeutic Yoga Teaching equips you with advanced skills and knowledge to become a senior yoga teacher and to be able to teach yoga to a wider audience including people of various age groups and people with special needs.

You must have a diploma before you are qualified to teach yoga. Read more about Australian Qualifications.

Yoga Teacher Training Courses

Our three accredited yoga teacher training courses are:

What you get

The richness of our yoga courses is reflected in the amazing package. Our students:

  • Receive outstanding books, cd’s and all course materials
  • Attend lectures pertaining to the cultural history and philosophy upon which such studies are based
  • Delve deep into the practices themselves by attending weekly classes in yoga, meditation, relaxation, pranayamakirtan and more
  • Attend residential living yoga and meditation retreats at Nirvana Wellness Retreat Sanctuary in the Gold Coast hinterland for personal growth and development.

This is the ultimate yoga package and transformational course of a lifetime.

Nationally and Internationally recognised Qualifications


Our yoga teacher training courses are fully compliant with the Australian Skills Quality Authority. This means that you can be assured of our commitment to the highest quality education available, and that your qualifications are recognised Australia-wide and beyond.


Health Institute Australasia is the primary registered college in Australia offering yoga teacher training to international students.


Shanti Gowans has been providing education in Yoga for just under five decades, with many of our graduates having successfully established studios across Australia and worldwide.

Read more about our three accredited yoga teacher training courses:-