Just Be Yoga Teacher Training Application

200 Hour Program
Registered Yoga Alliance Certified Program
Spring 2017

Form 2

Code of Ethics

Just Be Yoga adopts the code of ethics and code of conduct created by Yoga Alliance. Yoga Alliance is a national organization that registers yoga teachers and yoga teacher schools who have complied with their required educational standards. Yoga Alliance sets the standards for both teachers and programs.

Code of Ethics for Yoga Teachers
As a Yoga instructor, I will strive to live in accordance with the principles of Yoga. To the best of my ability, I will adhere to the precepts of the yamas and niyamas, which include non-violence, truthfulness, and purity. As I am dedicated to the well being of my students, I will conduct myself with integrity in all my interactions with them. I will present my qualifications honestly and share the teachings with humility and respect. I will do my best to keep up with my yoga practice both for my personal growth and to be a good example for my students. I realize that it is a privilege to serve in this way, and I am grateful for the opportunity to do so.

This Code of Conduct is a summation and declaration of acceptable, ethical and professional behavior by which all Registered Yoga Teachers (RYT and Registered Yoga Schools (RYS) agree to conduct the teaching and business of Yoga. The Code is not intended to supersede the Code of Conduct/Ethics of any school or tradition but is intended to be a basis for yoga ethics.

As a Registrant of Yoga Alliance, and as a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) or representative of a Registered Yoga School (RYS), I agree to uphold the ethical goals set forth in the following Code of Conduct:
Uphold the integrity of my vocation by conducting myself in a professional and conscientious manner.

Acknowledge the limitations of my skills and scope of practice and where appropriate, shall refer students to seek alternative instruction, advice, treatment or direction.

Create and maintain a safe, clean and comfortable environment for the practice of yoga.

Actively encourage diversity by respecting all students regardless of age, physical limitations, race, creed, gender, ethnicity, religion affiliations or sexual orientation.

Respect the rights, dignity and privacy of all students. Avoid words and actions that constitute sexual harassment.

Adhere to the traditional yoga principles as written in the Yamas and Niyamas.

Adhere to all local government and national laws that pertain to my yoga and teaching business.

I agree to adhere to the above code of ethics. 

Refund Policy

Please note: The $500 deposit is non-refundable and non- transferable. (If for any reason you are not accepted into the program, your deposit will be refunded in full.)

If a student withdraws from the course: 61+ days prior to training, full refund minus deposit 31-61 days prior to training, 50% of training balance, minus $500 deposit 30 days prior to training, no refund Once training begins: no refund.

I have read and accept the refund policy.


You’re required to arrive with assignments completed and sequences memorized. Pre-homework assignments are due September 10th. These may include essays, audio files, memorization and reading materials. Specific details will be emailed by August 1st.

I fully understand and agree to the above terms regarding pre- homework. I commit to showing up 100% ready, which means I will complete the assignments.

Attendance Policy

By signing up for this program, there is an expected commitment for you to attend 100% of the training. There is no amount of hours recommended to miss, we are asking that you check the dates before signing up and re-arrange your schedule to fit the hours given. The completion of this program results in two things:

1. Graduation: The final weekend (December 1-4) is a culmination of all of your efforts and is mandatory for completion of this program.
2. Certification: Just Be Yoga provides a 200-hour completion diploma that you submit to Yoga Alliance to receive your certification.

In order to qualify for the above Graduation & Certification, you must attend the training in its entirety. However, we understand that emergencies can arise in life, and have the following policy on missed hours. Please keep in mind that not all hours missed will be able to be made up.

I fully understand and agree to the above terms regarding attendance. I have carefully examined the dates of the training and am fully committed to attending 100% of the training.

Media, Copyright, and Liability Agreement

As a participant, I agree that any photos or videos produced by Just Be Yoga from this training may be distributed without limitation through any means, and I shall not receive any compensation for my participation. I confirm that any and all material furnished by me for this program is either my own or otherwise authorized for such use without obligation to any third party or me. I also agree to the use of my name, likeness, portrait or pictures, voice and biographical material about me for educational and organizational promotional purposes. I further agree that my participation in the program confers upon me no rights to use, ownership or copyright. I release Just Be Yoga, its employees, agents, and assigns from all liability which may arise from any and/or all claims by me or any third party in connection with my participation in the program(s).

Declaration of Acceptance Forms

Upon acceptance of your application, we will email you a welcome letter, a heaping dose of transformative energy and lots of love!

For further information or if you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at misha@myjustbeyoga.com.

With Gratitude, 
The Just Be Yoga Tribe

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