Hamburg Yoga Teacher Training

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training

This training completed in 2020. Please check out other upcoming courses:

Take the Next Step of Your Yoga Journey

Yoga Teacher Training Hamburg. My 200 hour yoga teacher training at Yoga Loft Wedel, is the next step on your yoga path. This certification is recognized by Yoga Alliance. In the amazing city of Hamburg, Germany, your transformation awaits.

This Alignment based Hatha and Vinyasa Yoga Teacher Certification will allow you to teach globally. Under professional guidance, you will learn the theory and practice of yoga, the art of teaching, yoga philosophy, and much more!

This program excels at providing you the skills that you’ll need to teach yoga classes and private instruction. You’ll begin to develop these skills from the first day of training, and this knowledge will sink into every aspect of your practice.

3 Modules

This course is taught in English, but will have German translation throughout.

Yoga Teacher Training Hamburg

Yoga Teacher Training Hamburg

Yoga Alliance Accredited

Trainees may register with Yoga Alliance at its RYT-200 level upon successful completion of this training.

We ensure the quality of our yoga teacher training Hamburg program by providing personalized guidance with the lead teacher to a small group of students.

Yoga Alliance Certified


3 Modules in 2020

This yoga teacher training is 3 Modules that each consist of 8 days. 


I will be offering the same amazing program in Hamburg Germany that I have been teaching in Thailand for the past four years.

Johnny Nasello
Ananda Yoga Thailand
Yoga Teacher Training Hamburg Certification in Germany

Yoga Teacher Training Course Curriculum

In this training, you will develop the skills to teach yoga to others. You will study the form and function of asana (yoga poses), the foundations of pranayama (breath work), and the basics of meditation. Plus, yoga theory & practice, yoga history & philosophy, basic Sanskrit, and yoga teacher ethics & boundaries.

Additional topics will include:

  • How to teach a yoga pose
  • Proper alignment
  • Anatomy and physiology as it relates to yoga
  • Purpose and use of props
  • Observing and understanding bodies
  • When and how to modify yoga poses
  • How or whether to touch students and when to use adjustments
  • Restorative poses
  • How to skillfully sequence a class
  • Practice Teaching
  • General history of Yoga
  • Yoga Texts: Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, Bhagavad Gita, Light on Yoga
  • Bandhas integration (muscular contractions)
  • How to teach headstand and shoulderstand
  • Arm balance progressions
  • Find your inner teaching voice (your uniqueness)
  • Learn the three main teaching methods: verbal (audio), visual, and physical (kinetic)
  • The business of Yoga: how to market yourself in the yoga community
  • Vinyasa flow and hatha techniques

Yoga Loft Wedel is located along the Elbe River, with a stunning view of this famous river. They offer a variety of yoga, Pilates and tai chi classes with over 80 courses covering almost 300 square meters.

Wedel is a town just 17 kilometers from Hamburg, along the banks of the Elbe river. It is ideally outside the main city and allows for a quiet and serene environment for your teacher training. You’ll have convenient access to the light rail to Hamburg, accommodation and many places to eat. Wedel is easy to walk around to access everything.

Hamburg, Germany has over 50 museums, 45 theatres, and around 100 music venues and clubs. It’s one of the biggest musical cities in the world, second only to New York and London. When it comes to music and art, Hamburg will not be outshone by Berlin.

Yoga Loft Wedel Studio

Yoga Loft Students
Yoga Loft Fun


Lead Instructor – Johnny Nasello
Born in the United States, Johnny Nasello is an e-500 hour Registered Yoga Teacher & Personal Trainer. He specializes in alignment based yoga, and has a vast experience working with different body types, abilities, and ranges of motion. He is known for precise instruction techniques, and relating larger concepts of yoga with practical inner guidance.

Johnny has been the lead instructor of over 20 teacher trainings, and has graduated students from over 40 different countries. 

Assistant Instructor – Ute Laser
Ute is the owner and Program Director of Yoga Loft Wedel. She first discovered yoga in Bangalore, India, where she lived for many years. Since then it has been an ideal fitness and harmony combination for her body and soul and an integral part of her life.

She qualified as an RYT-200 Hatha-Vinyasa teacher in Thailand in 2017 with Johnny Nasello. At the same time, she also discovered a fascination of Yin Yoga and meditation. She expanded her knowledge through courses such as yoga for seniors, and yoga with the chair. 


Yoga & Meditation Teacher – Ali Choi
Ali is a certified Ayurveda therapist, 500 hour registered yoga teacher, meditation teacher, and a holistic healing practitioner.

Ali was born in South Korea and grew up in Los Angeles, California where she attained a bachelor’s degree in Psychology. After entering the corporate work sector, she soon realized that her life’s path needed to take a different turn, which eventually led her to the world of yoga & wellness. She has trained in the United States and Thailand in various healing modalities over the years and has studied Ayurveda and Yoga in India.

She leads meditation classes, Ayurvedic diet & lifestyle counseling, Chi-Nei-Tsang (Taoist Abdominal Massage), Tok-Sen (Traditional Thai Healing Therapy), Cupping Therapy, and Reiki.

Her main focus is to help people connect to their inner potential to live a full and vital life in all aspects of being – physical, mental, and spiritual.

Ali Choi

Frequently Asked Questions

A non-refundable deposit of €600 is required to secure your spot. The early bird discount of €250 is secured if your deposit of €600 is received on or before March 31, 2020.

This course is taught in English, but will have German translation throughout.

No. We prefer a year of consistent yoga practice, but we are happy to introduce you to yoga. There is no need to know advanced poses such as headstand, handstand or other arm balances and inversions. It does not matter if you are not flexible.

We can help in finding accommodation. A hotel is just 50 meters from the studio.

Our yoga hall has mats, blocks, straps, and pads. It’s not necessary to bring your own, as traveling with a yoga mat can be cumbersome, but sometimes the comfort of “our” mat is nice.

After you complete the yoga teachers training course, you will be certified to register with Yoga Alliance as a 200 hour Registered Yoga Teacher. Yoga Alliance is the most respected and largest organization of certified yoga teachers in the world.

My graduates can, and DO teach all over the world!

  • The Deposit is Non-Refundable – If a student opts to withdraw from the program at any point, the Deposit will not be refunded.
  • No refunds are offered within 30 days of the yoga teacher training program start date.
  • An emailed request for refund must be received 31 days before the start date of the YTT program.
  • Any refunds will be issued in the same format that they were received.

Plan on being in training 8 to 10 hours each day. You will get breaks throughout the day to study, eat, and process.

Daily Schedule

3 Modules

Teacher Training Testimonials


Here are the testimonials that previous graduates of my program have offered on their experience of this course.

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