Become a Certified Pranayama Teacher

6 Days Training in The Netherlands

50-hour pranayama teacher training

50-Hour Pranayama Teacher Training

Fast Track Course

50 hours, 6 days intensive training

Get Certified

Receive a certificate accredited with Yoga Alliance, CRKBO, IYA


A thorough & extensive curriculum created with years of experience

Experienced Teacher

Learn from Ram Jain (ERYT 500), 40,000 hours of teaching experience

What Will You Learn?

  • How to practice Pranayama correctly?
  • How to teach Pranayama for different levels?
  • How to develop the right voice and script?
  • How to setup and structure a class?
  • Evidence based benefits of Pranayama
  • Pranayama and Neuroscience
  • Different types of Pranayama
  • Fundamental principles of Pranayama   
  • Understand the science behind Pranayama
  • Understand the difference between Pranayama and Breathing
  • Do's and don'ts of Pranayama
  • Important safety guidelines
  • How to integrate Pranayama in daily life?

This Course is For

  • Anyone who wishes to teach Pranayama
  • Anyone who wishes to learn and experience Pranayama
  • Yoga teachers who also want to teach Pranayama
  • Fitness teachers who want to incorporate Pranayama elements in their classes
  • Anyone who wishes to practice Pranayama with a deeper understanding

What Will You Get?

  • Well-rounded 50-hour training of Pranayama
  • Different Pranayama exercises 
  • Daily teaching practices
  • Confidence and skills to teach Pranayama very effectively
  • An internationally accredited Pranayama teacher certificate
  • Post course support

 Course Instructor

Ram Jain

(ERYT-500 & YACEP with 40,000 hours of Teaching Experience)

Ram Jain (E-RYT 500, YACEP, 40,000 hours teaching experience) is the Director of Arhanta Yoga Ashrams in India and the Netherlands.  

Ram is teaching since 1998, and has been teaching Yoga teacher training courses since 2009. He has trained over 4000 yoga teachers in the past 12 years. 

He was born in India, in a traditional and spiritual family. His Yoga and Vedic philosophy education started when he was eight years old, as a part of his primary school education. He has an in-depth knowledge of classical Yoga and is also well versed in ancient Indian scriptures.

During his 19 years of teaching career, he has worked with students from various backgrounds. He is well known for his ability to simplify the complex teachings of yoga.

Ram will be your guide and he will be available to answer your questions or doubts during and after the course.


Course Curriculum

Our course covers a comprehensive curriculum of Pranayama in detail 


→ What is Prana?

→ What is Pranayama?

→ History / Scriptural references

→ Three Bodies

→ Five Pranas

→ Five Koshas

→ Seven Chakras

→ Nadis

→ Four Bandhas

→ 12 Mudras

→ Eight Limbs of Raja Yoga

→ Mitahara

→ Swara

→ Autonomic Nervous System

→ Biomechanics of Breathing

→ Respiratory systems

→ Function of Lungs

→ Physiological / Neurological benefits


→ Six kriyas

→ Four Bandhas

→ 12 Mudras

Preparation for Pranayama

→ Posture, Clothing

→ Warmup of throat, tongue and respiratory system

→ Asanas for Pranayama

Dos and don’ts of Pranayama

→ Contraindications

→ Breathing types

→ 14 Preparatory Pranayama

→ 14 Advanced Pranayamas

course location

This 50-hour residential Pranayama teacher training is held at our Yoga Ashram in the Netherlands, Europe. The Ashram is situated outside the beautiful village of Varsseveld, near Arnhem, in the east of the Netherlands. The Ashram is very well-connected to the Dutch public transportation network. The Ashram is situated in a beautiful and peaceful location, surrounded by fields and woods.

  • Course Dates & Fees

  • Daily Schedule

Course dates

Pranayama Teacher Training

Date Seats Left Location
29 Nov - 5 Dec 10 Seats Left NL

Course Fee

Residential Pranayama Teacher Training Fees, The Netherlands


Fees (In Euros)



Double Shared


Single Room


  • The fees include all tuition, accommodation, three meals per day and the course manual
  • The training is accredited with Yoga Alliance, European Yoga Association, International Yoga Federation and accredited by all major yoga federations
  • Payment plans are available on request
  • Worldwide Accredited Certification

    Our 50-hour Pranayama teacher training is accredited with Yoga Alliance, International Yoga Association, International Yoga Federation and CRKBO (the Netherlands). Yoga Alliance registered yoga teachers get 50-hour Continuing Education Credits with Yoga Alliance.

    Yoga Alliance
    International yoga association
    CRKBO accredited training
    International Yoga Federation accredited

    How to Apply?

    To register for the course please fill in the online application form

    You will hear back from us within two working days

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    Read What Our Alumni Say

    "I am very happy by the quality of Yoga teacher training with Ram. All the information was thorough, clear and to the point. I especially enjoyed the guided Yoga Nidra sessions with Ram. I am surprised that I certainly feel confident to teach even with a short course."

    Simona, The Netherlands

    "I found this Pranayama course excellent. Ram is a wonderful teacher, it was a great experience to learn from him. He is very professional and his wisdom is very special. I highly recommend to study with him if you get a chance."

    Emily, Germany

    "I am very happy with the course. The experience was beyond my expectations. I have never experienced Pranayama like this before. Daily teaching practice helped me to become confident in my teaching abilities. I highly recommend this course."

    Rachel, Belgium

    Ymkje, The Netherlands

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What are the prerequisites for this course?

    There are no prerequisites. This course is designed for students from all levels. 

    Is this course only for existing yoga teachers?

    No, anyone can follow this course. But previous experience with yoga is helpful.

    Can I teach Pranayama after this course?

    Yes. Even if you have never taught before, you will be able to teach Pranayama after the course.

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