The Forrest Yoga Teacher Training Program is designed to deliver a solid foundation in the art of teaching Forrest Yoga. The program includes the Forrest Yoga Teacher Training Foundation course, a 27-day immersion course, which will focus on intense personal and professional growth and will promote powerful insights that provide deeper integration with one's true self.
This course will open you to deeper truths and perceptions and teach you how to apply these truths to your lives, both in and out of the yoga studio. The Forrest Yoga Teacher Training Course will prepare you to be a Level I/II Forrest Yoga instructor. It is the first step of becoming a fully certified Forrest Yoga teacher. There is great emphasis on all aspects of teaching and living yoga.
The Forrest Yoga Teacher Training is a registered RYS 200 school by Yoga Alliance, and fulfils the 200 hour teacher training requirement.
The FYFTT is a 200-Hour Yoga Alliance Registered School. It is a comprehensive program for aspiring teachers, experienced teachers or yoga students who want to work deeper within themselves. This FYFTT comprises of two modules. Each of the two modules is 12 days. In between modules, you will complete required online training and assignments, including the functional anatomy course taught by Ellen Heed. The second module concludes with a Business Course. The modular training is particularly designed for those who can't take a full month off work.
This training is co-taught by Forrest Yoga Guardians Jambo Truong and Charlie Speller.
The training will be held at Wild Wolf's Yoga Studio in Bristol, UK
32 St Nicholas Street
Bristol, BS1 1TG
Accommodation is not provided as part of the training, you will be required to arrange your own accommodation. If you are travelling from outside the UK to attend, you are responsible for meeting any entry requirements that the UK Government may have in place at the time of the training and for meeting any quarantine requirements.
This is an in-person training, assuming we are allowed to go ahead under Covid-19 rules in May and September! If we are not allowed to meet in-person, the training will be rescheduled. For information on the full refund policy, please refer to the T&Cs in the application form.
Training Dates - 2021
Module 01: May 20-31
Module 02: September 07-18
Exact timings for each day to be confirmed but most days will start around 8am and run until 6pm, with breaks throughout the day. Each day will start with a 2.5hr morning intensive - expect ceremony, mediation and asana!
In between modules, you will complete required online training and assignments, including the functional anatomy course taught by Ellen Heed. The second module concludes with a Business Course.
Tiered Pricing Structure
We are using tiered pricing to address some of the systemic inequalities of race and class.
Please pay on the scale according to your ability, resources, and privilege.
COMMUNITY PRICE (lowest)
If you answer yes to some or all of these questions, you are invited to pay the Community price:
~ I struggle with meeting my basic needs like food, housing, transportation.
~ I don't have access to savings or financial assistance from a family member or partner.
~ I am unemployed or underemployed.
~ I can't take time off of work without burden.
~ I don't own or lease a car.
If you answer yes to some or all of these questions, you are invited to pay the Sustainer price:
~ I may stress about basic needs like food, housing, and transportation, but I still meet them.
~ I'm able to access financial assistance from a family member or partner to cover expenses such as bills, debts, or health care.
~ I'm employed.
~ I'm able to buy things like a cup of coffee, a book, a T.V. show or movie, or apps for my phone.
~ I'm able to sometimes buy new items and donate others.
~ I own or lease a car.
SUPPORTER PRICE (highest)
If you answer yes to some or all of these questions, you are invited to pay the Supporter price:
~ Although I may have debt, I'm comfortably able to meet all of my basic needs like food, housing, and transportation.
~ I'm employed or don't need to work.
~ I'm able to go on vacation with little to no financial stress.
~ I'm able to live in a higher end property.
~ I can own or lease a car with little to no financial stress.
~ I'm able to pay for healthcare coverage.
The tiered pricing structure was adapted/inspired by from:
To apply for the Forrest Yoga Foundation Teacher Training, please download the application form below and email it to . If you have any questions about the training, please email