26 and 2 Teacher Training

Next Training begins September 2017!  Don't miss your chance to change your life!

Advance your practice, gain in depth knowledge about these 26 postures and 2 breathing exercises, build your confidence! Through this training you will learn how to instruct a diverse population of students with various conditions and or injuries. Upon completion of this yoga teacher training you will be ready to teach this healing yoga, or you may choose to do this hot yoga training to advance your knowledge of yoga and anatomy. No matter why you choose to do the training, you will walk away with confidence and knowledge that only yoga training can give you!

Recommended six months of Bikram style yoga practice. 

Teacher Training Instructors

  • Audrey Blaisdell - Director and Lead Instructor - E-RYT Trained with Bikram Yoga College of India 2007 and 200 hour training at Karoun Yoga for Vinyasa Yoga -  Register Yoga Teacher 200 hour YTT.
  • Kendra Renzoni - Philosophy Instructor - 500 Hour Yoga Certification through Karuna Yoga and 200 hour Vinyasa Training

Training Dates and Times

One weekend per month for 10 months Saturday and Sunday 9-6. 9AM yoga classes will be held at Valley Hot Yoga. Lectures 12-6 will be held at Eastworks 116 Pleasant Street, Easthampton, MA 01027.

Dates for training 2017-2018

  • September - 23-24
  • October - 21-22
  • November - 18-19
  • December - 16-17
  • January - 20-21    January 20th will be a full day posture clinic lead by senior Bikram instructor Diane Ducharme Gardner
  • February - 10-11
  • March  24-25
  • April  14-15
  • May   19-20
  • June   16-17

It is possible to obtain certification if one weekend of the training is missed.  Please give advanced notice of days you will miss. Training will include mandatory homework and personal study.  

Personal practice is an important part of teacher training.  Two classes or more per week are recommended at Valley Hot Yoga (out of town trainees can maintain a home practice or practice at another hot yoga/Bikram studio).

26 and 2 Teacher Training Cost:

$2,700 One Payment      Due by September 16th


Four installments - Automatically billed via credit card.

$1000.00         Due September 16th
$700.00           Due November 18th
$700.00           Due February 10th
$600.00           Due April 14th

Call or visit the studio to reserve your space! 413-586-0014


Be prepared to study, reflect and memorize!

  • Yoga philosophy including Sutra study and Yamas and Niyamas
  • In depth study of postures in the 26 and 2 series
  • Teaching techniques and empowerment
  • Adapting the practice for various ability levels
  • Teaching ethics
  • Anatomy

Required Books

  • Yamas and Niyamas - Deboral Adele
  • Light on the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali - BKS Iyengar
  • Functional Anatomy of Yoga: A Guide for Practicioners and Teachers - David Keil
  • Bikram's Beginning Yoga Class - Bikram Choudhury

Recommended Accomodations

Fairfield Hotel Northampton MA 

Quality Inn Northampton MA


Please feel free to email or call with any questions!  We look forward to a very fun empowering teacher training! 

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Certified Instructors are encouraged to join us for training weekends!  Please contact Audrey if you plan to attend and if you would like to teach!

All tuition is non-refundable