Australian Learning Group

Certificate IV in Yoga Teaching

Australian Learning Group

Course details

CRICOS course code: 098603G

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


The Certificate IV in Yoga Teaching is your first step into teaching yoga. This national qualification allows you to be a ‘yoga teacher’. You will learn to plan, organize and conduct yoga classes to groups of clients.

What do you learn in a Certificate IV in Yoga Teaching?

The Certificate IV in Yoga Teaching course will prepare you to:

  • Establish client relationships
  • Develop your own yoga practice
  • Monitor a client’s yoga technique and development
  • Provide yoga teaching to groups of clients
  • Recognize healthy bodies
  • Apply anatomy and physiology to yoga teaching
  • Undertake small business planning and manage compliance
  • Deliver first aid.

Some of the topics you will study include:

  • Client relationships
  • Health and Safety
  • Partnerships
  • The Yoga Business
  • Personal Practice
  • Anatomy and Yoga
  • Yoga Teaching
  • Healthy Bodies
  • Yoga Classes

Job Outcomes

Yoga Teacher, Yoga Studio Owner/Manager, Program Coordinator.

The job outcomes for this course are:

  • Yoga teacher in gyms or studios. The teacher may be self-employed or contracted by a larger company
  • Yoga studio owner/manager
  • Program Coordinator

The program outcomes for this course are:

  • At this level, yoga teachers will be equipped with the essential components to understand the yoga asanas (physical postures of yoga), differences in yoga styles, anatomy, ethics, philosophy of yoga teaching and risks associated with opening a yoga business. After attainment graduates of the Certificate IV Qualification can register as a Level 2 (intermediate level) accredited teacher with Yoga Australia or the International Yoga Teachers Association.

Units of Competency

The certificate IV in Yoga Teaching is made up of 12 units of competencies.

Unit Code Unit Title

CHCCOM006 Establish and manage client relationships

CHCLEG003 Manage legal and ethical compliance

HLTWHS004 Manage work health and safety

HLTAAP001 Recognize healthy body systems

CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 2,190 per term
Start date: 24 January 2022
19 April 2022
11 July 2022
Duration: 12 months
Study mode: Full time

Brisbane Campus

Level 4, 243 Edward Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000

Entry criteria

Entrants must have:

Successfully completed the Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) online test. Please note that if you are applying for more than one course with us, you will only need to complete the LLN online test once.

Sufficient level of English proficiency in order to interact with and document client interactions, interpret documents, learner guides and assessment tools, prepare written reports and plans.

Completed Upper intermediate level

The course is aimed at students 18 years of age and over

IELTS - 5.5 (with no individual band under 5.0); TOEFL Internet Based - 46; Cambridge English - CAE 162; PTE Academic - 42; OET - B.


Australian Learning Group
Sydney Campus
Level 1, 333 Kent Street Sydney New South Wales 2000