Koh Samui, August 16-22, 2019

Who is this for?

For teachers dedicated to a higher standard of learning looking to deepen their knowledge.
  • You want to be a well equipped Vinyasa (flow) teacher: You practice it (or not) and love it and want to know more. Great! The logic and art of Vinyasa Yoga, moving with the breath is one of the most sort after skills in modern Yoga.

  • You just love yoga and want to go deeper into a Vinyasa practice. Right On! You're covered here too. With the combined training, reading and discussion and interactive opportunities to learn, you'll get to really experience the Vinyasa tradition.

  • You want to start (or continue) building toward your 300hr teaching certificate! Amazing, this can be your starting place!

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What We'll Do - The Curriculum:

  • Daily morning meditation & Vinyasa practice

  • Discuss at length what Vinyasa yoga is - history & context

  • Study in detail the logic & art of & sequencing and posture transition

  • Look at how to design solid Vinyasa classes

  • Look at key skills to teaching effective Vinyasa flow classes

  • Analyze progressive teaching - Vinyasa for different levels

  • Examine different styles/methods of Vinyasa class from the philosophical to the more practical


There will be:

  • Learning, laughter and some sweat

  • Teaching practicum with real-time feedback

There won't be:

  • An exam


Teaching Methodology - Lots of fun! Through fun we:

  • Establish your teaching voice

  • Look at intros to & closing of professional classes


  • If you want to earn a 50hr certificate, you should have an existing 200hr (or equivalent) qualification. Please inquire for more details explaining your background.

  • If you are not looking for a certificate, we suggest you should have an existing regular yoga practice of at least one year. photography.jpg
You’ll learn how to empower yourself... then empower Your students.

— Dhugal


Our YTT takes places at The Yogarden, Fishermans' Village, Koh Samui, one of Thailand's most loved yoga destinations.

About Koh Samui

From the hustle and bustle of Chaweng Beach to the lively yet relaxed atmosphere of Lamai Beach to the timeless feel of Bophut's Fisherman's Village to the tropical beach paradise of Maenam, Koh Samui is unique among Thailand's islands in maintaining a broad appeal for everyone.


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You have your own, fully private, fully air-conditioned room in one of the carefully chosen hotels near the Yogarden. The room has all modern amenities and WIFI.



Tuition includes all yoga training, accommodation,  vegetarian breakfast and lunch each day , manual & Yoga Alliance certificate.


7am - 9am Meditation & Practice

10 am - 1pm Theory & Philosophy

2pm - 5pm Teaching/Practice Theory & Practicum

5pm - 6pm Closing Practice

Weekends: Rest

NOTE: You should arrive on by the evening of Friday 16 August and will schedule to leave on Thursday 22 August. You can arrange to be picked up from the Koh Samui airport and dropped off back there on arrangement with us (not included, but not expensive). After booking, please provide your flight details to arrange this.


Go to Apply Now. After submitting your application form and payment, you're in! If you have any questions, please email us at

Terms & Conditions

  • Course reservations are subject to availability on a “first come first served” basis.

  • Fees are 100% non-refundable, at any time.

  • BlackMat Yogi is not liable for any illnesses, delays or costs resulting from your failure to meet these requirements.  

  • You consent that BlackMat Yogi may use my personal data including name, phone numbers and email address for our own promotions.

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