YTT | Italy: Application


Send completed application and materials via email to: and


Please include: name, emergency contact, address, city/state, zip, day/night phone, cell phone, and email address.

Step 1: Please tell us more about your yoga practice

  • How long have you been taking yoga classes and/or practicing?
  • Who have been your most influential teachers and why?
  • List any trainings, intensives, or retreats attended and why?
  • What style(s) of yoga do you practice?
  • How often and how long do you practice?

Step 2: Why do you want to take this program?

  • Why do you want to be a certified yoga teacher?
  • What are your expectations for the training? What do you hope to gain, learn, or improve?
  • Do you teach yoga now? If so, please describe in detail.
  • If you plan on teaching after completing the program, why do you want to teach yoga?

Step 3: What does yoga mean to you?

  • Describe how your life has been impacted by practicing yoga.
  • Tell us about your hobbies, interests, community service, etc.
  • Describe your physical health (major illnesses, surgeries, physical conditions).
  • Tell us about your emotional and mental health
  • Do you have a support network of friends or therapist?
  • Does your family support this journey you’ve decided to take?
  • This program requires a significant time commitment. Do you have any other major commitments (grad school, 2 jobs, etc.) that would prevent you from participating fully?