The way forward for experienced yoga teachers


Dru is the 2nd largest yoga teacher training school in the UK! With 14 courses running at any one time in the UK we're here to stay. Since 1985 over 3,000 yoga teachers have been trained worldwide.


  • Make an impact in the health of your students and clients

    Learn dru yoga therapy and have confidence in creating specific therapeutic programmes to promote health and work with a variety of conditions. Whether you include yoga therapy in the classroom, or whether you wish to start a dru yoga therapy practice, you will find this course perfect for you.

  • Yoga therapy for all

    If you are a yoga teacher having graduated from a recognised 200 hour (minimum) teacher traing course, and you have been teaching for at least two years after your graduation, then you will be eligible to apply to join the dru yoga therapy diploma course

  • Dru Yoga and therapy

    The dru yoga approach is based in yoga therapy. All dru yoga practices are designed to use the panch-kosha, or five layer system that is integral to understanding the causes of illness and help find yoga solutions.

  • Dru yoga and health research

    University research shows Dru Yoga eases back pain, decreases stress, reduces anxiety and fatigue... while boosting confidence and emotional well-being. With the extra skills of being able to create specific therapeutic programmes, you'll have an unbeatable tool to help your students and clients.

  • Be accredited as a yoga therapist

    The succesful graduate of this course will be able to register with the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC), the government approved regulator for all complementary therapies in the UK, as a yoga therapist. You will be recognised as being able to work within a clinical setting alongside other health professionals such as osteopaths, GPs, medics and complementary health practitioners.

  • Yoga therapy, Ayurveda, and other healing modalities

    Quite naturally, Yoga Therapy, Ayurveda, and other healing modalities like Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) overlap. Particularly,  we include an understanding of basic ayurvedic principles in the Dru Yoga Therapy course, as well as a practical understanding and application of chakras, prana vayus, gunas and kleshas.

  • Dru Yoga therapy as a business

    Learn the business skills you will need to make your Dru Yoga therapy practice really successful. We include a module on business skills in this course, where you will cover many of the basic practicalities that are often overlooked in effectively promoting a business.

  • Join the Dru Professional Network

    Having "Dru Yoga Therapist Membership" of the Dru Professional Network (DPN) you will have access to professional support, and be eligible for many special offers and discounts for courses, products, and seminars across the UK.