at The Bellingham Yoga Collective

A RYS300 Track to Become RYT500





The Bellingham Yoga Collective's Advanced Studies Program is offered to yoga instructors seeking to deepen their skills and offerings. Students who enroll in this program need to have graduated from a 200 Hour Teacher Training (RYT200). Upon successful completion of 300 hours in our Advanced Studies Program, you are able to register as a registered yoga teacher at the 500 hour level (RYT-500) through Yoga Alliance.



  • All continuing ed workshops, retreats, immersions and trainings at The Bellingham Yoga Collective with senior faculty and guest faculty count towards the 300 hour log

  • There is a 4 year time limit to complete the hours

  • Students enroll in the programming that interests them with *some required courses

  • Upon application to program students will be given a logbook to track their 300 hour course attendance and progress

  • Upon successful completion of 300 training hours, students can register with Yoga Alliance at the RYT-500 Hour level.


  • *Required* Sequencing Immersion- 15-25 Hours

  • *Required* Subtle body/ Energetic Anatomy Training- 15 Hours

  • *Required* Advanced Anatomy and Alignment Training - 20 hours

  • Adjustments and Functional Cueing Training 15-20 Hours

  • Advanced Skills Teacher Tune Ups - 15-25 Hours

  • Advance Your Asana Workshops/ Practice Immersions- 3-20 Hours

  • Yin Yoga Immersion - 50 Hours

  • Inversion Immersion - 20 Hours

  • Local and International Retreat Experiences (Yoga/Meditation/Lifestyle Immersion) - 20-60 Hours

  • Yoga Philosophy Immersion - 20-40 hours

  • Mentorship - 15-40 Hours

  • Independent Study - 20-80 Hours 

  • Bhakti Yoga Trainings

  • and more...

INVESTMENT - Each course varies in price depending on location, amount of hours and teacher trainer. 


ENROLLMENT -  Complete the application below and we will be in touch!


Ongoing Teacher Mentorship

with any BYC senior instructor

CE hours are variable depending upon committment


This is a custom tailored 1:1 mentorship with one of BYC's senior instructors. A mentorship might look like receiving private lessons on cueing, assisting, sequencing or other valuable teaching skills, working on business plans, resume feedback, tips on auditions and getting hired as a yoga instructor, assisting in mentors busier classes when appropriate, language development, and much more.

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