Yoga Teacher Training

Our current Spring session began March 15, 2021 for the weekly Fast Track Program and March 19, 2021 for our bi-weekly schedule. Fast Track students will graduate June 07, 2021. Regular scheduled students will gradaute August 14, 2021 An intensive session provides a focused education. 

Our tentative Fall schedule has classes beginning August 27, 2021 and graduation scheduled for January 28, 2022.

Shanti Yoga Peace. Peace. Peace. Yoga Teacher Training School is a 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program offering education in the following areas:

  • Techniques, Training, and Practice of Yoga
  • Teaching Methodology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Yoga Philosophy/Lifestyle
  • Ethics
  • and will be offered numerous opportunities to practice teach.

When you have completed the 200-hour training you are entitled to become a Registered Yoga Teacher with The Yoga Alliance (

Jody has been teaching yoga since July 2011. With nearly 5000 hours of teaching, and having attended and conducted several workshops, she is ready to help you realize your goal of becoming a yoga teacher. Whether you want to become a yoga teacher or would want to learn more about yoga for self-care, this is the school for you.

Jody trained under Anala Yoga and White Orchid Yoga School in Clearwater, Florida under the guidance of Ally Neal Ford ( Ally is considered one of the most talented, caring instructors available and has introduced numerous students to the love of teaching.

Jody is also an Ayurvedic Health Counselor with training completed with Denise O’Dunn at the Florida Academy of Ayurveda. ( Ayurveda incorporates Yoga, Meditation, Nutrition, Self Care, Herbal Supplements, and Essentials Oils to create a long, prosperous life…growing old and wise instead of old and senile. This additional education Jody pursued is now intertwined into her yoga school providing students with a solid Yoga and Ayurveda set of skills to take to their yoga studio.

Ally Ford