Yoga Teacher Training

Teacher training courses in Southwest UK

Are you someone who wants to bring more to the world? 

Yoga teachers are in high demand. More and more people are discovering the psychological, physical, and spiritual benefits of Yoga.  


Are you an individual who wants to bring more to the world? Someone who strives to make it a better place?

Angela’s teacher training can support dedicated individuals on their teacher training journey.

The Gift of India Yoga School offers in-depth training for those who wish to partake in an authentic training experience. Training underpinned by yogic philosophy and delivered by a practitioner with unsurpassed experience. 


Angela has previously run six British Wheel of Yoga Level 4 (Diploma) Courses in Yoga Teaching. The Gift of India courses are run at the same level, with extra emphasis on the integration of the philosophical elements in the practice. 


She offers a Yoga Teacher Training course in three units, each of duration one year:

  • Unit 1: anatomy, posture analysis, lesson planning, teaching skills, precaution, prohibitions and modifications. All abilities a teacher needs to have to teach safely.

  • Unit 2: Hatha: The pranic body, pranayama, mudras and bandhas, chakras, granthis, kundalini, the Hatha Yoga Pradipika, yoga history. The teacher gains the abilities to open for their students a whole new world of perceptions.

  • Unit 3: Raja: Meditation, enlightenment, the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, the Upanishads and the Bhagavad Gita. The teacher not only gains insight into those topics but learns how to teach them and bring the purpose of yoga across to the their students.

Yoga practitioners, who have already qualified but feel their knowledge and experience in the pranic and spiritual side of yoga, unit 2 and 3, is not extended can join just for unit 2 or 3 or both.


  • Unit 1 of the next course starts 13th February

  • Unit 2 starts on the 23rd April 2023

  • Unit 3 starts on the 17th March 2024

Yoga Teacher Training 500 hour course with Yoga Alliance Professionals

To see the syllabus, click here.



A course starts on the 13th February 2022. Later intake is possible, as the first few days will be repeated. The venue is the Yoga cabin in Exmouth. To apply contact Angela via the  website or directly by email:


Suitable applicants should have two or more years experience of in Yoga practice. Foundation training is advisable but not necessary. View full terms here.

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Why Train with Angela?

  • Angela trained as a Diploma course tutor with the BWY and delivered diploma courses multiple times. 

  • Angela is a Trainer PRO with Yoga Alliance Professionals recognised for high-quality training.

  • You will learn to connect modern anatomy with ancient Indian philosophy

  • You will expand your knowledge in anatomy, lesson planning, and teaching skills

  • You will be taught how to understand philosophical texts and practice manuals and how to apply this to your mat and your classes.


Angela is registered as a Trainer PRO with Yoga Alliance Professionals.
The organisation, established in 2006, has grown to become an internationally recognised yoga organisation. With members and training courses all around the world, it recognises  Yoga training of only the highest quality.