Application and Tuition

Program Fees

Early Bird price if paid in full prior to December 18th, is $2,850 
After December 18th, $3,000

Once accepted into the program, a $750 non-refundable deposit will be due to hold your spot. Refunds will be available only if your spot is filled.

Installment Schedule (optional):
Deposit to Hold Your Space: $500. Once your deposit is made,
Payment plans available in month installments. Contact us to arrange an installment schedule.
Work-study scholarships available.


Tuition includes: an unlimited class pass to Breathing Room for the duration of the training as well as a comprehensive training manual. It does not include the purchase of approximately five text books

Tuition does not include: make up hours. While it is possible to make up some parts of the weekend modules, other portions are impossible to make up, such as those with guest instructors. If you have a scheduling conflict, please let us know as early as possible and we will work with you toward a solution. In general, missed classroom hours must be made up with a BR TT Assistant Teacher at the rate of $25/hour.

YTT Application

To apply, please answer the following questions in full via email to

Describe your experience and background with yoga.

What do you enjoy most about yoga?

Why are you interested in learning to teach Vinyasa style yoga?

What most challenges you in your practice and why?

Where do you currently practice yoga?

What styles and with whom?

How often?

What do you hope to achieve physically, mentally and spiritually in this training?

Have you attended workshops or classes with Lily or Melissa before? If so where and when?

What do you consider to be your main strengths and weaknesses as a yoga practitioner and/or teacher?

Do you have any physical or emotional conditions that could affect your participation in the training?

Are you currently on any medications?

Please submit 1 letter of recommendation. (They could be from a Yoga peer, a friend, employer, etc…No family members please)


Please note:
Participants should have a strong commitment to yoga and availability to see the training through (makeup hours will be rare and only considered under emergency circumstances, make up hours will require a fee of $25/hour for the teacher you meet to cover what you missed).

More information

Schedule, dates and additional requirements
Past teacher-trainers experiences of our training program
Breathing Room Teacher Training FAQ