Maui Yoga and Dance Shala

Yoga Instructor Certification Course on Maui

Canadians yoga teacher training certification in Hawaii on Maui

Are you a resident of Canada ready to become a certified yoga instructor?   If so, our teacher training program is the way to go!  The Maui Yoga Shala is one of the most established studios in Hawaii leading trainings for the past 25 years.   We’re here to help you fine tune and excel your yoga practice to higher levels.  Due to the currency exchange from Canadian to US dollars (CAD to USD), we are offering Canadian residents discounts on tuition and lodging packages making it more affordable for you to make your journey to Hawaii! 

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The Maui Yoga Shala teacher training was a catalyst for my future in the best way possible. The teachers are the most amazing, kind, knowledgable souls who really deeply care about everyone in the program. Maui is such a special place to complete yoga teacher training.  I loved every minute of it!

– Brooke D

Why choose magical Maui

for your yoga teacher training journey?    

Maui no ka oi  Maui is the best!

Why choose magical Maui

for your yoga teacher training journey?    

Maui no ka oi  Maui is the best!

Our Yoga Alliance Certified teacher training is designed to lay a solid foundation for practitioners wishing to grow into teachers of this powerful art form. Through in-depth study of Asana, Pranayama, Teaching Methodology and Yoga Philosophy aspiring teachers are given the tools to share the essence and joy of Yoga.  We meet daily to practice and study at the beautiful Maui Yoga Shala, located in the idyllic town of Pa’ia, a treasure on Maui’s North Shore.  Beautiful world-class beaches with sparkling blue waters and charming, eclectic Paia town are a short walk from our studio & lodging.  When not in class, there will be time to swim in the ocean, sun bathe, watch the sunrise or sunset, watch the sea turtles and enjoy the pristine beaches of Baldwin, Paia Bay and Ho’okipa, and take in the laid back vibes of the North Shore. 

Where in the world is yoga most popular?

According to yoga industry statistics from Canada, one in five Canadians practice yoga. Yoga is especially popular with younger Canadians, with about 35% of those between the ages of 18 and 34 practicing.

We know that yoga is popular all over the world.  According to Google Trend data, Canada is the country where yoga is the most popular!  It’s based on which countries Google ‘yoga’ and associated terms the most, which gives a good indication of popularity.

Is Yoga Alliance valid in Canada?
The Yoga Alliance credential is recognized worldwide.   Plus a 200 or 300 hr certificate from the Maui Yoga Shala enables you to register with the CYA, the Canadian Yoga Alliance.
Is there a demand for yoga teachers in Canada?
Yes!  Do an online search for teaching jobs in Canada and numerous great paying jobs will appear!

Yoga is now widely welcomed as a part of health and wellness programs in schools, job settings, treatment programs and more. Yoga is needed everywhere!  This gives yoga teachers an amazing opportunity to bring this gift to their communities in so many ways. If you feel called to share yoga as part of your work in the world, our program prepares you with the tools and skills you need to progress personally and professionally.  

For more information on our 200 or 300 hour yoga teacher trainings,

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We blend time-tested tradition with modern science and contemporary vinyasa styles to empower your creativity… in your practice and teaching, and in every aspect of your life. The smaller classes offer the opportunity for individual attention that supports your personal practice and growth, and helps you connect to your unique needs and gifts. 

Come to Maui for a yoga teacher training that will inspire, nourish, and challenge you in all the most positive ways, and empower you to follow your heart and live you dreams! 

Check out one of our numerous video testimonials.  This one is from and Brittany and    Jacqueline.

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