EYMT Application

Everyday Yoga for Modern Times

An inspired year-long course of study for teachers and experienced students

Program Overview and Application

Thank you for your interest in Tucson Yoga’s Everyday Yoga for Modern Times year-long, in-depth program. We welcome current teachers seeking further study, as well as those looking to deepen their own personal yoga practice.

Application Requirements

  • Please submit after completing the application form. You will be redirected to a page to complete the deposit.
  • We strongly encourage you to submit the application as soon as possible. Your deposit will be applied towards your tuition upon acceptance. If you’re not accepted to the program, we will return your deposit LESS a $65 administrative fee.
  • Applications can be dropped off (or mailed) in a sealed envelope addressed to Ashley Celeste Leal at Tucson Yoga, 150 S. 4th Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701. Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered for acceptance. Please answer all questions authentically; we are looking for your answers, not the “right” answers.

Program Requirements

  • You must have a consistent yoga practice of 1.5-2 years. Exceptions made on an individual basis.
  • If you don’t regularly practice at Tucson Yoga, please let us know the studio(s) and teacher(s) you practice with on a regular basis. You’ll also have to attend class with either Ashley, Laurent, Michelle or Frank Jude and do an interview with one of them as part of your application process. This is so you get to know us and we get to know you.
  • You must commit to attending all program sessions and complete all homework assignments. If there are attendance conflicts (other than illness), please let us know in advance so we can make suitable arrangements.


Your Information
Course of Study
Question 1

Do you currently practice at Tucson Yoga?

Question 2

Have you ever taken a teacher training?

If the answer is No: Please list other relevant training programs completed, along with the number of hours & dates.

Question 3

How long have you been practicing asana? What is your experience with the yoga practice?

Question 4

List three reasons you want to take this program.

Question 5

Please share the highlights of your professional career to date.

Question 6

What skills do you have that are most transferrable to the craft of teaching yoga?

Question 7

Do you want to teach yoga?

If you answered YES: Please be specific to your experience and avoid answers like “yoga has helped me so much, I want to bring it to others.” This clarity of intention now will guide your experience in the training program.

If you answered NO: Please let us know why, we are curious.

Question 8

Do you have any teaching/training experience? (Not with yoga - for example, do you lead trainings in your workplace? Have you taught math as a tutor? Are you the one at work that teaches everyone how to do the new thing?)

If the answer is Yes: please briefly describe.

Question 9

What skills are you looking to gain from our program?

Question 10

How are you working in team settings? Please be honest.

Question 11

Can you commit to attend all sessions as outlined in the program description? If you have conflicts, please describe them so we can make alternative arrangements.

 If not tell us why

Question 12

Please let us know about any medical conditions or injuries that may affect your yoga practice. Please know that all information is shared in confidence.