Student Admission


Why Study with Ananda Sanga?

At ASEI we have:
* A dedicated and qualified team of learning facilitators.
* A strong focus on classical Yoga training - incorporating the body, breath, mind and soul.
* Outcomes based approach to learning and evaluation.
* One of the oldest Yoga Training centres in South Africa.
* Learner support programmes.
* Strong focus on quality and continuous assessment to identify areas of weakness.
* Continuous development of learning facilitators.
* A dynamic quality management system.

Career Opportunities

A Career in Yoga offers you a multitude of career opportunities nationally and internationally. Some of the possible career options are:
* Health Industry e.g. lifestyle.
* Fitness Industry e.g. teaching at a gym.
* Sport Industry e.g. Sport Therapist.
* Recreation and Leisure Industry e.g. onboard a cruise ship.
* Education Sector e.g. community etc.

Student Information

Admission requirements
To register for the Yoga Teacher Training (YTT) - the candidate must, at the time of the commencement of the course, be:
* In possession of a grade 12 National Senior Certificate (NSC) certificate or equivalent.
* As the primary language of instruction used at ASEI is English, all learners must be able to understand, speak, read and write competently in English.
* Minimum of 6 months of Yoga class experience or completed the Yoga Foundation Course.
* Essay: A written motivational essay is required which must contain the applicant's reasons for choosing to study Yoga as well as their aspirations for their future in the Yoga Industry.
* Pre-requisites are applicable for certain yoga training programmes - read more.
* ASEI recommends and reserves the right to conduct an interview with the prospective learner, prior to granting admission to registration.
* Able to attend all classes and complete all the required.

Academic Staff and Directors
Information regarding our Academic Staff and Directors of the Institute.

Yoga Training Programmes
The Ananda Sanga training programs guarantee to make yoga teaching simple, easy to apply and produce well educated teachers in all aspects of yoga, to get results and benefits.

We offer the following training programmes - go to yoga training for more information:
* Yoga Foundation Course - ideal for yoga students who want to learn more about the knowledge of yoga.
* Yoga Teacher Training (Level 1) - this is the entry level to become a qualified Yoga Teacher.
* Ayurveda Training - two levels of Ayurveda training.
* MYYO Technique Training - this is a holistic, natural way of relieving discomfort and stress in a person so that they can “Live Life Painlessly”.

Mode of Instruction
Programmes are delivered face-to-face and attendance is compulsory in accordance with the Institute's Rules and Regulation. Programmes are delivered in English in accordance with the Institute's Language Policy.

Student Support
Planning, support and resource allocation is vitally important to the success of the learners. We believe that the facilitation of learning through face to face interaction, peer support enhances understanding and thereby has a direct impact upon the learner's results. Administrative staff is available to assist the learners in any query which they may have related to the programme that they are studying.

Code of Conduct
ASEI takes the conduct of learners and staff seriously, it is imperative that all people are treated fairly and respectfully, in keeping with our values. In this regard we adhere to the Institute's Code of Conduct Policy, which is available from the Institute.

Student accommodation is available at the Institute and administration can assist with contact details of alternative accommodation opportunities. Contact Us.

Please contact the Institute for the cost of the relevant training programmes. We do offer payment options.

Financial Aid
The Institute offers one bursary opportunity each year, covering the academic fees for that year, to a student who is deemed to have been previously disadvantaged and/or having extreme financial difficulties. Please contact the Administrator for further details.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Learners, who have existing and suitable qualifications in Yoga Training, may request exemption from certain modules in order to complete the qualification. The RPL qualification cannot be older than 5 years or a proof of updates must be given.














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Ananda Sanga Yoga Teacher Training

Last Updated: June 2017