Yoga Alliance International® awards the title of Certified Yoga School (CYS®) to yoga schools and training centers whose education programs and values meet its international standards and abide by its ethical code of conduct. Being a YAI certified school is being part of a worldwide network of yoga education providers that work together as a community to spread the authentic values of Yoga around the world.


CYS® Benefits

  • Enjoy a lifetime membership, without any annual subscription fees
  • Upgrade your school to higher levels of qualification for free. YAI supports your creativity.
  • Get additional branches of your school certified at a preferential tariff
  • Feel free to set up certified teacher trainings anywhere in the world
  • Offer worldwide certification to your students and encourage their progress.
  • Be part of a trustworthy community dedicated to fostering the authentic values of Yoga.
  • Share the authentic values of yoga with your students and introduce them to a trustworthy community.
  • Get our support anytime, anywhere, we are always available to guide you.
  • Be part of a worldwide community and freely post articles about your training on our website.

Affilation Fees

Once your application is approved, we will provide you all necessary details for the payment of your school's certification fees, it is a lifetime membership that doesn't require the payment of any annual fees. We will email you the digital copy of the certificate and mail the official hard copy within a couple of weeks.

Certification Process

  • Review the Certified Yoga Schools’ Standards and Code of Conduct CLICK HERE
  • Fill up the School application form CLICK HERE
  • We will examine your application and get in touch with you within a couple of days to suggest an online interview to finalize the procedure.
  • Note : If you are running a Yoga School (or plan to start one) and would like to obtain YAI Certification, fill the SCHOOL APPLICATION FORM