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Nate Guadagni

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Donna O'Neil

Jenny Wendt

LauraRose Hisrich

Michele Grimes

Mariana Krstevski

Gretchen (Grace) Boyer

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Vivien Chao

Ray Chappell

Ray Chappell

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Peter Holzer

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Lynn Zelmer

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Dee Escobedo

Become Certified

To Teach

Learn how to incorporate this revolutionary new prop to your practice and classroom.

What graduates are saying

What is it?

The Bo Yoga Certified Instructor Course is an opportunity to deepen your practice, expand your profession and serve your community.It qualifies you to be able to teach Bo Yoga and apply the Bo Yoga Staff to any yoga or fitness system with confidence and competence for free or for profit. It is an accessible, self-paced distance learning program — YACEP (Yoga Alliance Certified Educational Program), which gives Yoga Alliance teachers Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

Who is it for?

You are a Yoga, Qi Gong, or Pilates Instructor, Personal Trainer, Physical Therapist, Chiropractor, Massage Therapist, Doctor, Social Worker, or Counselor who wants to offer a great tool to your clients or patients.

You want to help your friends and family improve their balance, energy and mindfulness.

You are a dedicated student who wants to take your personal practice deeper.

What’s included?

The 40-hour course includes:

5 Hours Pre-Course curriculum.

25 Hours Main Training over 5 Weeks

10 Hours Post-Course curriculum.

Comprehensive materials, videos, community connection and resources.

Five-year License to teach Bo Yoga®, use its branding and be featured on the Bo Yoga website.

Lifetime membership to the Bo Yoga Instructor Network.

Who’s teaching it?

Nate Guadagni

RYT-500 Founder of Bo Yoga® has taught yoga, qi gong and meditation full time for over 13 years.

Nate Guadagni has managed six successful yoga and wellness studios in three major US cities.

Nate is the creator of the Balance Bar, a unique and innovative prop that makes mindful movement accessible to more people. He is the author of Bo Yoga: 7 Essential Values to Energize your Life and produced 3 DVDs and numerous online courses.

He regularly teaches in national yoga festivals such as the San Diego Yoga Festival, the Sedona Yoga Festival and the LA Yoga Expo.

Nate currently lives in Portland, Oregon with his love Roya surrounded by the Pacific Northwest splendor.

What will I learn?

Instructor Skills

• Safety / Sequencing / Observation / Speaking / Pacing / Cues / Adjustment / Demonstration / Class Management / Music / Lights / Temperature / Props

Become an expert in the main uses of the Bo Yoga Staff:

• Alignment / Balance / Rotations / Spins / Martial Arts / Myofascial Release
• Learn how to apply the Balance Bar to any yoga style, fitness system or group of people.
• Relevant Anatomy / Physiology / Pathology

Business Principles and Skills

• Marketing / Professional Communication / Student Management / Online / Networking / Content Creation / Technical Skills

What can I do with this training?

Start or expand your own business or practice.

Enrich your current practice or share it with friends.

Teach Bo Yoga group classes or apply the Bo Yoga Staff to your existing system.

Lead Private Sessions with new tools and skills.

When, where and what’s included?

Check the next training schedule and view parts of the Instructor Manual HERE. Delivered live, online. All you need is a device and wifi.


Lifetime access to the online Bo Yoga Instructor Network

Instructor Manual

Lifetime access to Bo Yoga videos and training materials

What are the prerequisites?

Have your own Bo Yoga Staff

To Receive a Bo Yoga® Certificate you must have:

200 Hour RYT training or another teaching certificate (Pilates/ Personal Trainer, etc)

If you want to take this course for personal enrichment and not use the Bo Yoga brand in your marketing you don’t need any prior training.

What does it cost?

40 Hour Certification Course: $500 (Payment plans are available by request)


Don’t wait! Enrollment is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

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Thrill your students by equipping your classes with the Bo Yoga Staff

Balance Bars provide assistance, resistance, alignment, and balance to make your classes safer and more accessible.

Thrill your students by equipping your classes with the Bo Yoga Staff

Bo Yoga Staffs provide assistance, resistance, alignment, and balance to make your classes safer and more accessible.