Teacher Training

Los Angeles


The Tamal Yoga School is a 200hr Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training program since 2008.

Tamal’s Teacher Trainings are recognized World wide as one of the most comprehensive certification programs that takes a student from A-Z in yoga understanding and teaching.

The Tamal yoga school has certified hundreds of students from around the world who have gone on to teach at esteemed yoga centers around the globe. You will learn how to teach yoga to beginners and advanced students, you will discover functional anatomy, you will find your voice as a teacher, you will be engulfed in philosophy and you will walk away having had a life changing experience. There are no prerequisites other than having an open mind and a thirst for knowledge.



  • Practicing and Teaching Yoga AsanaPranayama
  • Functional anatomy
  • Discussions and understanding of different yoga styles
  • Adjusting
  • Philosophy and meditation
  • Yoga diet
  • Learning Sanskrit words
  • Working with injury
  • Creating a yoga sequence
  • The business of yoga
  • The history of yoga
  • Eastern anatomy (chakras, nadis and the subtle body)
  • The benefits of yoga



200 hour certification is the foundation for becoming yoga teacher and gives the students the tools needed to instruct a yoga class safely and intelligently. This program is designed to take yoga students from the ground up in their practice and understanding of yoga asana, alignment, anatomy, ethics, philosophy and much more.

Dates: September 11th – November 5th, 2020 (held on the weekends for 10 weeks)

Deposit $250 (non Refundable)

Tuition $2,500

The first ten people to sign up receive $500 off the total price!

Payment plans are available.

Location: Yoga Salt (11955 West Washington Blvd Culver City, CA 90066)

Contact yogasalt@yahoo.com for more information and registration.

What’s included in the pricing:

  • Tamal’s Yoga certification program
  • Yoga Manual
  • Bhagavad Gita
  • Meditation paraphernalia

What’s Not Included in the Pricing:

  • Anatomy flash cards
  • “Light on Yoga” by B.K.S Iyengar
  • Yoga Mat
  • Yoga Block and Strap


300 hour certification is the next level of training for students that have graduated a 200 hour program. This course opens the door ways for deeper understanding of anatomy, physiology, asana, pranyama, philosophy, sequencing and much more. Students will gain a profound physical and intellectual perception of yoga that is all encompassing and walk away confident, clear and strong.

Dates: May 29th – June 16th (Costa Rica Intensive with Tamal Dodge and JJ Cook)

Prices starting at $2,895

Deposit: $500 (non refundable)

All charges are non refundable.

Email yogasalt@yahoo.com for more details and registration information



Yoga Salt Presents
Gold Coast of Australia Retreat with JJ Cook

Dates: October 18th-October 23rd (5 nights and 6 days of epic adventure)

What’s included:
• Yoga every day
• Plant based breakfast
• Room and board
• White sand beaches
• Jungle Hiking
• Exploring
• and much more!

Prices Start at $1,695
Deposit $500 to hold your spot

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