200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Weekend Format


Aug 23 - Dec 15, 2019


Washington, D.C.


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Since 1990, YogaWorks has been a leader in yoga education and our celebrated alumni have gone on to become some of the world’s most renowned yoga teachers. The YogaWorks Teacher Training program blends yoga traditions from the east and west, integrating both into a practical and unique method that combines vinyasa flow with an emphasis on alignment and skillful sequencing. Our mission is to provide each student with the necessary foundation to skillfully teach with compassion, safety and integrity, while honoring his or her individual voice and style. Whether you join us to become a teacher or simply to deepen your own practice, the YogaWorks training will uniquely prepare you to leave your mark on the world.


Click here to learn more about the YogaWorks Teacher Training and what sets us apart.

Training Summary


August 23 – December 15, 2019
Fridays | 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays | 10:45 a.m. – 7:45 p.m.
& Sundays | 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Meets the following 7 weekends:
August 23-25
September 6-8 & 27-29
October 18-20
November 8-10
December Dec 6-8 13-15


Class Requirement
Students are required to take 16 classes throughout the duration of the program to experience different styles, levels and methodologies.


YogaWorks Dupont
1632-34 17th Street NW
Washinton, DC 20009


Friday, June 7, 2019 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  Click here to register!


See if this training is a fit for you. Meet the trainer, get an overview of the program curriculum, and learn the benefits of being a student at YogaWorks. The complimentary session begins with an hour-long practice taught in the YogaWorks method followed by a Q&A session. Please note that you may only RSVP online starting 31 days prior to the session. If you’d like to sign up before then, please contact us to reserve your space!


$2950 if paid in full by July 1

$3150 if paid after July 1


Tuition includes 3 months of unlimited yoga beginning on the program start date
Tuition must be paid in full by the early registration date to receive the discounted rate.
Payment Plans available off the full price plus a $50 admin fee (50% of tuition must received one week before start date). Contact us for more details.

Students who have graduated from a previous Yoga Alliance approved 200-hour program are eligible to receive 50% off the full tuition price.


We recommend 1 year of consistent yoga practice and require a minimum of six months of a consistent yoga practice or equivalent training.

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Jodie Rufty

Jodie Rufty is a Senior Trainer and East Coast Director of Trainer Development for YogaWorks in NYC. She has been teaching Yoga since 1995 throughout New York and California as well as internationally. Jodie is registered to teach through Yoga Alliance at the EYT 500 hour level and has been certified to teach both by Alan Finger in the ISHTA lineage as well as Alison West of Yoga Union and YogaWorks. She is also a Reiki Master receiving training in 2004 by Dayna Wittenberg and Carol Hubbard.

Jodie co-founded Amrita Yoga Center NYC in September of 2002 and helped launch Nava Yoga Center in Zagreb Croatia in June 2004. She is also the author of “The Art of Yoga Sequencing” publishied in 2008.

Jodie has continued her education with many teachers including Rodney Yee, Genny Kapuler, Desikachar, and Ana Forrest, completing several Training Intensives in 1998, 2000 & 2003. While living in California in 1998, Jodie taught at the Yoga Studio of Mill Valley and continued her studies at YogaWorks in Los Angeles with many teachers such as Lisa Walford, Eric Schifmann and Shiva Rea.

In 2001 and 2002 Jodie led part of the Teacher Training program for Yoga People in Brooklyn, New York and more currently leads the 200 and 300 hour Teacher Training programs for YogaWorks throughout the US and abroad.


Jodie now resides in NYC where she continues to study, practice and teach Yoga at YogaWorks as well as privately. She continues to draw much of her spiritual inspriation and guidance from Amritanandamayama or (“Amma” “Ammachi” the hugging mother from India) and in incredibly grateful to all her teachers over the years. Jodie also teaches many workshops and retreats worldwide through the year. To learn more about Jodie Rufty visit jodieruftyyoga.com


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