Become a Certified Breathwork & Pranayama Teacher

Become a certified Pranayama teacher with 6 days training in The Netherlands

Become a Certified Breathwork & Pranayama Teacher

Accredited Breathwork & Pranayama Teacher Training

Join Our 50-Hour Breathwork & Pranayama Teacher Training

EXPERT TEACHERS

Teachers with combined teaching experience of 40+ years

Post course support

We offer you a continuing relationship with advice and support after your course.

FULLY ACCREDITED TRAINING

Get a Yoga Alliance accredited yoga teacher certificate

What will you get?

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

Why choose Arhanta?

Arhanta Yoga ® is an international yoga teacher training school with Yoga ashrams in India and the Netherlands. We provide internationally accredited professional yoga courses and training while maintaining the authenticity of the ancient teachings.

Reputed School
10000+ Yoga teachers certified since 2009

Worldwide Accredited
Accredited with Yoga Alliance and many others

Top Ratings
5-star ratings on Facebook, Google, TripAdvisor

Professional
Professional school for serious learning

Post Course Support
Post-course support available to every graduate

Opportunities
Work and learn opportunities after completion

Expert Teachers
Teachers with combined teaching experience of 40+ years

Own Ashrams
Two beautiful ashrams in India & The Netherlands

What you will learn?

Here is a brief overview of what you will learn in this 50 hour Yin Yoga instructor course

  • How to practice Breathwork & Pranayama correctly?
  • How to teach Breathwork & Pranayama for different levels?
  • How to teach preparatory Pranayama?
  • How to setup and structure a class?
  • Evidence based benefits of Pranayama
  • Pranayama and Neuroscience
  • Different types of Breathwork & Pranayama
  • Fundamental principles of Pranayama  
  • The science behind Breathwork & Pranayama
  • Difference between Pranayama and Breathing
  • Do's and don'ts of Pranayama
  • Important safety guidelines
  • How to integrate Pranayama in daily life?

Course Dates & Fees

  • COURSE DATES & FEES

  • DAILY SCHEDULE

Course Dates

Currently there is no onsite pranayama teacher training course planned. However, this course is available in an online version! If you prefer to do the training live with us, please contact us to check for future dates.

Course Fees

Residential Pranayama Teacher Training Fees, The Netherlands

Accommodation

Fees (In Euros)

Dormitory

1050Euro 

Double Shared

1011Euro 

Single Room

1250Euro 

  • 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
  • Covid-19 cancellations

    Should your training be cancelled due to Covid-19, Arhanta Yoga’s standard cancellation policy and charges shall NOT apply. Instead, Arhanta Yoga will work with you to arrange an alternative provision, which may include rescheduling the session and/or providing a digital session and/or providing a full refund of all paid fees.

    Course Location

    This 50-hour residential Breathwork & 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.

    What’s inside the course

    Our course covers a comprehensive curriculum of Breathwork & Pranayama in detail

    Module 1: THEORY

    → What is Prana?

    → What is Breathwork & 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

    Module 2: PRACTICAL

    Six kriyas

    → Four Bandhas

    → 12 Mudras

    Preparation for Breathwork & Pranayama

    → Posture, Clothing

    → Warmup of throat, tongue and respiratory system

    → Asanas for Pranayama

    Dos and don’ts of Pranayama

    → Contraindications

    → Breathing types

    → 14 Breathwork exercises

    → 14 Pranayamas

    About the course teacher,

    Ram Jain

    (ERYT-500 and 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 6000 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 22+ 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.

    YACEP-50-Yoga-Alliance
    ERYT500-Yoga-Alliance

    Worldwide accredited certification

    Our 50-hour Breathwork & 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 Accredited
    International yoga association
    CRKBO Accredited
    IYF 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 about the course

    "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 my training  at Arhanta really 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 my training with Ram. The experience was beyond my expectations. I have never experienced yoga like this before. Daily teaching practice helped me to become confident in my teaching abilities. I highly recommend this course."

    Ymkje, 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 Breathwork & Pranayama after this course?

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

    who is this course for?

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