200hr Yoga Teacher Training

Fundamentals of Yoga

Welcome to my transformative yoga school, based out of Lambeth, London, Ontario, where I strive to empower individuals to embrace yoga as a way of life and share their authentic practice with the world.

Our 200hr Yoga Teacher Training (YTT) is led by the Experienced Yoga Teacher ®️Dominique Gauthier, and certified by Yoga Alliance. This program is a journey that integrates the wisdom of leading figures in the yoga and fitness industry worldwide.

With over 15 years of industry experience and as a seasoned business owner, I offer a holistic perspective in this comprehensive training. My ability to convey relevant information clearly, combined with a commitment to meeting specific objectives and accommodating diverse learning styles, sets the tone for an enriching experience.

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September 14th

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Tuition Information

One-time payment of



Five payments of



Non-Refundable Reservation Fee

A non-refundable deposit of $500 +HST CAD is required upon acceptance into the program to secure your spot in the training.

Flexible Payment Options

Tailored payment plans are offered for this program, with an additional 5% Administration and Processing Fee applied to all payment arrangements.

The only additional expenses you may incur are related to the essential readings. If you choose to own them, you can share the costs with another participant or explore borrowing options from your local library, subject to availability.

For further information, schedule a complimentary 30-minute session with Dominique, BOOK NOW!

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Training Highlights

International Recognition: My school is proudly registered with Yoga Alliance, the largest professional association for yoga teachers and schools. Graduates automatically qualify to become Registered Yoga Teachers (RYT) with Yoga Alliance under the new Elevated RYS 200 Standards.

Flexible Payment Plans: I believe nothing should stand in the way of your dreams. To support you, I provide flexible payment plans, ensuring the accessibility of my course.

Hybrid Learning: Immerse yourself in my training primarily offered in-person in the vibrant city of London, Ontario, Canada, with selected sessions conducted online for added flexibility. Meet with your peers in-person and build lasting relationships.

Inclusive Curriculum: Embrace a foundational curriculum that integrates trauma-informed and body-inclusive yoga, fostering a safe and welcoming environment for all.

Accessible Training: Tailored to fit seamlessly into the rhythm of your life, my program ensures that pursuing your passion for yoga doesn't overwhelm your schedule.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Teacher Training Format?

Our Fundamentals of Yoga: 200hr Teacher Training that takes place over the course of 10 months and is designed to provide a comprehensive learning experience. The training is primarily conducted in person at Body Mind Fitness' studio, situated at 2454 Main Street, Lambeth, London, Ontario. Here's a breakdown of the format:

In-Person Sessions:

Held at our studio, these sessions occur one weekend a month. They offer a hands-on and immersive experience to deepen your understanding of yoga.

  1. Sep 14 & 15
  2. Oct 19 & 20
  3. Nov 9 & 10
  4. Dec 7 & 8
  5. Jan 11 & 12
  6. Feb 8 & 9
  7. Mar 8 & 9
  8. Apr 12 & 13
  9. May 3 & 4
  10. Jun 7 & 8

*Tentative Schedule

Virtual Sessions:
Complementing the in-person sessions, we conduct one weekday evening session a month as necessary via Zoom*. Offering dedicated time for Q&A sessions and to delve deeper into the course material. Recordings of the Zoom sessions will be accessible on Body Mind Fitness' online member platform allowing you to revisit the material at your own pace and convenience.

We believe this blended approach provides flexibility and accessibility, allowing you to balance your training with other commitments.

Is there Required Reading to Complete?

Absolutely! The full syllabus will be provided along with your training materials. Some notable titles include: Yoga ph.D: Integrating the Life and the Mind of the Body (Carol A. Horton); Embrace Yoga's Roots: Courageous Ways to Deepen your Practice (Susanna Barakataki); and more.

Are Payment Plans Available?

Certainly! We provide customized payment plans for our program. Please note that all payment arrangements are subject to a 5% Administration and Processing Fee. It's important to ensure that payment plans are fully settled before the conclusion of the training. Please be aware that certificates will only be issued to students with cleared payments. For your convenience, a credit card must be on file for all payment plans.

Is this Teacher Training Yoga Alliance Certified?

Upon successfully completing the Fundamentals of Yoga: 200hr Teacher Training, you become eligible for certification as a 200-hour Yoga Alliance yoga teacher. Should you choose to obtain certification from Yoga Alliance, you will need to apply to them directly. It's important to note that while becoming certified by Yoga Alliance is optional, it is not a mandatory requirement for becoming a Yoga Teacher.

Is a Teaching Position at Body Mind Fitness Guaranteed upon Completing the Full Certification?

Completion of the Fundamentals of Yoga: 200hr Teacher Training does not automatically guarantee a teaching position at Body Mind Fitness. However, our training program empowers participants to explore teaching opportunities at local studios or establish themselves as independent yoga teachers. We encourage proactive engagement and initiative in seeking teaching opportunities beyond the training.

“My mission is to empower individuals by fostering a movement practice that is safe, inclusive, compassionate, and inspiring. I aim to provide information and inspiration to encourage people to challenge both their minds and bodies as they embark on this transformative journey.” -Dominique Gauthier, Lead Instructor

Terms and Policies

  • Discounts cannot be combined with any other offer; only one discount per service/purchase.
  • Payments can be made by cash, cheque, e-transfer, debit or credit card.
  • Classes and Sessions are 75 minutes unless otherwise denoted.
  • First time participants, please arrive 10-15 minutes early to fill out a waiver.
  • Please arrive 5-10 minutes before your class or session begins; doors will be locked once class begins.
  • Life Happens and I understand. In the event that you cannot attend a class or an appointment, it can be made up as long as you give 24 hours notice. Any appointment missed, late cancelled, or changed without 24 hours notice will result in a charge equal to 100% of the reserved service amount. The appointment may be taken off a package or charged individually
  • I offer a generous 'make-up' policy that allows you to attend any other regular scheduled class within 3 months of the start of the session in which you are registered when space is available.   Missed classes cannot be used as a discount toward future sessions.
  • In the event of of closing due to snow, inclement weather, or other emergency, I will follow TVDSB school closures for all daytime classes and private sessions. Evening cancellations will be posted two hours prior to the scheduled class time. Please check your email and social media platforms for updates. Your account will not be charged for studio closings.
  • All classes and sessions are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Personal Training & Private Yoga Packages expire 3 months after purchase, unless otherwise denoted.
  • Please avoid use of perfumes, colognes and body sprays within the studio.
  • Cell phones must be turned off while in the studio to give yourself and others around you a well deserved break.
  • Please remove your shoes while inside the studio.
  • Terms and Policies are subject to change.