Qualified Yoga Teacher

British Wheel of Yoga Teacher

Penny qualified as a British Wheel of Yoga teacher in 2004, and was a yoga student for ten years before that.
The British Wheel of Yoga (BWY) is the National Governing Body for Yoga and the largest yoga membership organisation in the country, with a national network of over 4,000 qualified teachers. BWY teacher training takes between two and three years to complete, with rigorous entrance requirements, and is a nationally recognised yoga teacher qualification.

A BWY qualified yoga teacher

  • Is covered by BWY insurance (Public liability/ Professional Indemnity cover)
  • Has an up to date First Aid At Work certificate (BWY requirement)
  • Undertakes annual professional teacher training and personal development to stay up to date and maintain skills (BWY requirement)