Durga Yoga Teacher Training

The most successful and efficient way to become a yoga teacher in Ireland


Now you can train ONLINE from the comfort of your own home

Whether you already know you want to teach yoga or you want to deepen your knowledge and be with like minded people, Durga Yoga Teacher Training will support you in every step of the journey

By completing the Durga Yoga Teacher Training program you will receive a 200-hour Yoga Alliance accredited certification ensuring you will be recognized to teach yoga world wide.

Deeply immerse yourself in the yoga practice, develop your daily meditation, learn the ancient philosophy of yoga and how to put it into practice in a modern world, discover how to sequence and teach unique, intelligent vinyasa flow classes and so much more.

Massive Savings When You Book NOW For Our July Training

Next Training July 2020

Classes will run

Monday to Friday 9am-5.30pm & Saturda 9am-3pm

Dates for this training are as follows:

  • July 6th-11th
  • July 13th-18th
  • July 27th-31st
  • Aug 4th-8th

Classes will be streamed live online whilst restrictions are in place

Once restrictions are lifted you will have the choice to take the training online or in person!!

Total cost €3250

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4 Payments of €500

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"Paula's Yoga Teacher Training is perfect combination of ancient knowledge of yoga with Sanskrit and modern scientific ..... This training provides strong basic foundation for any trainee to get out and teach with confidence"

Aparna Shukla

"Thank you so much to Paula! I’ve just completed the yoga teacher training in Durga Maynooth. It has been absolutely unbelievable, I started thinking it was just going to develop my personal practice but I’m leaving really as a confident teacher being able to go out and bring safe yoga to everybody"

Sinead McNulty

"A life changing experience! I just finished the yoga teacher training . . . . and it was just an incredible and life changing experience. We were thought by our amazing teacher, Paula . . .If anyone would like to embark on a yoga teacher training journey I can’t highly recommend enough!"

Lenka Valinhas


Cuing technique to ensure your students know exactly what you want them to do - Mastery of language to a level that can instigate precise and positive change in the body and mind - Assisting and adjusting skills to allow your students to experience each pose in a way that feels right for them - The muscle actions in every pose (what is working and what is stretching) Common misalignment and how to individually modify - Anatomy in motion - Diving into the structure of the body and how that relates to the yoga practice - The skills needed to create amazing class plans - The skills to support your students regardless of their level, flexibility or strength - The roots of yoga and philosophy behind the yoga practice - And you will be able to use all these techniques for the rest of your life on yourself and others

What extras are included?

The Business of Yoga module including video training How to care for pregnant yoga students in class An introduction to teaching and practicing restorative yoga Special guest training with Jennilee Toner on Pearls of Wisdom

Access to our exclusive Durga Yoga Teacher Training membership site Closed Facebook group for ongoing advice, questions and answers on where you are at, what’s working and what’s not. The opportunity to return to the training, in full or individual Modules, as a way to refresh your knowledge at a hugely discounted price. Lifetime Support for as long as Paula is working.

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Terms and Conditions

Students are expected to have a regular yoga practice for at least 2 years before applying for a place on our teacher training

To book a place please contact us for a registration form. This must be complete and returned along with a €300 deposit to guarantee a place on the training

A second deposit of €1000 is due 2 months in advance of the start date and the final deposit on or before the first day of training

Places are allocated on a first come first served basis

We reserve the right to refuse a place to students who have not paid their deposits by the required date.

Fees include 

Training and assessment by a qualified Yoga Alliance Professionals SYT  

SUBSIDISED Trainee membership with Yoga Alliance Professionals.  

SUBSIDISED join up fee (saving of £35.00) if they upgrade their YAP membership within 14 days of graduation.

Not Included

Books and training manual must be purchased separately 

Training cost does not include travel, accommodation, or food. Should you wish to book accommodation locally we can forward you a list of accommodation within walking distance of the yoga studio.

Refund Policy 

First deposit is due at time of registration 

Any course fees paid are non-refundable. In the unlikely event that a student has to cancel their place on a course, we will hold your deposit for 12 months from the start date of your chosen training, after which time any money paid will be forfeited.

All cancellations must be put in writing and emailed to Paula Mitten at info@durga.ie explaining clearly the circumstances for cancellation. 

Minimum Attendance 

A minimum of 95% attendance is required to be certified at the end of the training. Any sessions missed must be approved by Paula Mitten and additional homework will be set to ensure a good understanding of the topics missed. 

Students are expected to participate in all sessions to show a clear understanding of the course work.

Should a student be unable to complete the training requirements due to unforeseen circumstances they will be allowed to complete the necessary work during another suitable training date to be agreed with Paula Mitten

In the unlikely event of Durga Yoga cancelling a scheduled training we will give 1 months’ notice and will refund or transfer any deposits paid.

Complaints procedure 

All complaints are guaranteed to remain anonymous.

Stage one - An informal chat on the day

Stage two – A formal discussion, the student is welcome to bring along a fellow student as witness to the complaint. All details of the complaint will be put in writing and Durga Yoga will set out how we can put right the complaint

Stage three - Written complaint, which will be acknowledge within 2 working days. The response will contain everything that has been done to rectify the problem and set out an agreed plan from all parties.  

Code of conduct

Teachers should:

  1. 1. Act with honesty and integrity in all aspects of their work
  2. 2. Be committed to the best interests of students 
  3. 3. Seek to motivate, inspire, and celebrate efforts and success
  4. 4. Acknowledge and respect the uniqueness, individuality and needs of each student in class
  5. 5. Respect the privacy of students and the confidentiality of any information received from students
  6. 6. Represent themselves, their professional status, qualifications and experience honestly
  7. 7. Avoid conflict between their professional work and private interests which could reasonably be deemed to impact negatively on students
  8. 8. Ensure that they do not practise while under the influence of any substance which impairs their fitness to teach