Where the Art of Yoga is Our Passion
 (206) 526-9642 2261 NE 65th St., Seattle, WA 98115 Richard Schachtel, Director  



Current class schedule

B.K.S. Iyengar
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Semi-Unlimited class pass
$99 for Brand New Students
$129 for current students


7-8:30am, Tue-Fri
Jan 13-Feb 6
$150 for 10 classes!
Space is limited
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Once-a-Week Courses
2 months $100

New Students to Center Only


Trial Iyengar Yoga Classes
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The Center for Yoga of Seattle is a Nationally and Internationally recognized BKS Iyengar Yoga Study Center founded in 1980. Richard Schachtel, the Center's Founder and Director, operates one of only 39 authorized Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training Programs in the United States and Richard is the only authorized Iyengar Yoga Teacher Trainer in the Seattle area. He is also one of approximately 60 Assessors for certifying Iyengar Yoga Teachers for the BKS Iyengar Yoga Association of the United States.

Questions? Like to speak to a live person?

Call us during office hours at (206) 526-9642
You can also email us at info [at] yogaseattle [dot] com

We serve in 3 distinct ways:

  • As a local Seattle area yoga center where students can receive quality methodical instruction in the Art of Yoga.

  • As a Regional Center where Northwest yoga students can gain inspiration and knowledge through Iyengar Yoga Workshops and Teacher Trainings.

  • As a National and International Yoga Teacher Training Center where students and teachers can obtain professional ongoing yoga teacher education.

    Yoga Teacher Training & Apprenticeship Program:
    200 Hour, 300 Hour & 500 Hour
    Saturday Jan 31, 2015, 2:30-4:00pm
    Q&A, Information Session and Sample class

    With Richard Schachtel, Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher & Authorized Iyengar Yoga Teacher Trainer

    Click here for more information and to register online
    RSVP by email or phone with your name, phone and email

    Please read the information (following the link) carefully as it contains important information about the schedule that day and who may participate in the sample class.


    with Richard Schachtel

    Meets 6-8pm on Tuesdays 1/20 & 1/27

    Fee: 2 remaining Jan sessions-$80;

    Learn more & Register here

    200 hour Program of 45 Tuesday Evenings
    Starts Feb 3rd

    with Richard Schachtel

    Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training
    Special Price of $1499 through Tues Feb 3 at 10:00pm PST!
    Regular Fee: $2900;

    Click here for more information.
    Register here

    NEW- 3rd Annual
    Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training in Seattle
    With Richard Schachtel

    March 2-28, 2015

    Special Early Discount of $999
    if paid by 10:00pm Feb 2, 2015.
    Regular price $2900
    Click here to see the poster.
    Register online

    NEW Take the 200 Hour Training in
    4 Six Day Modules

    Start in either:
    March 2015
    May 2015 or

    Take only one week in March, May, July or Sept. Finish 7-10 Months later

    Click here to learn more about this new option

    NEW- 2015-2016
    One Year Weekend Only Teacher Training & In-Depth Practitioner Studies Program

    200 Hour Program Meets on Saturdays 1-7pm and a few Sundays
    Starts April 11, 2015

    with Richard Schachtel

    Fee: $2900;
    Special Early Discount of $1499 through 10:00pm PST Monday Feb 2, 2015
    Click here to see the poster.
    Register online

    300 Hour Advanced Yoga
    Teacher Training Program
    This course is for those who have graduated from a 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training (that has been approved by Yoga Alliance). If you want to become a RYT-500, this training may be for you. The course will meet for 12 three day weekends over 20 months. You do not need to have any background in Iyengar Yoga to enroll in this training.

    The Fee for the course is $4500.

    We have an early registration rate of only $3000 if paid by Feb 2, 10pm PST!
    Click here for a printable poster

    Register here

    3rd Annual 4-Week May/June Immersion
    Yoga Teacher Training
    May 26- June 20, 2015

    $999 special rate through Feb 2.
    Click here for a printable poster
    Register here

    9th Annual 4-Week Summer Immersion
    Yoga Teacher Training
    July 6- August 1, 2015

    $999 special rate through Feb 2.
    Click here for a printable poster
    Register here

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