200 hour Certified Yoga Teacher Training

Explore the world and gain certification at the same time. More than a vacation. An opportunity to grow and expand and delve deep into self study. So you come home refreshed. Renewed. In alignment with your highest self.

At Beloved we offer rich yoga study programs designed to enlighten, enliven, and educate. Jaina Portwood E-RYT 500, NCMT 1000 is your guide and primary instructor for these powerful week-long retreats. She has been teaching yoga since 1999. In addition, we have several incredible 500 RYT faculty that assist in trainings.

Each educational retreat in 50hrs of training and certification (modules) which can go towards your 200 or 300 hr certification. We are a Yoga Alliance Certified School.


Each retreat includes luxurious accommodations, divine locations, premier local cuisine, and exquisite training in the realms of yoga, massage, vital health, and life coaching.

7 days and 6 nights. Space is limited, and group size is small, to assure you receive quality and attentive instruction and service.

Rates depend on location & training but includes luxurious accommodations, all meals, and certification. Airfare not included. For more information or to register:  jaina@belovedretreats.com or 612-845-8175

200 hour Yoga Teaching Certification Track

3 week-long retreats of your choice (pre-requisite is a 200 hour certification)

Topics include

  • Asana Alignment
  • Teaching Methodology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Physical Adjustments & Assists
  • Yogic Nutrition
  • Business + Marketing + Social Media Navigation
  • Pranayama
  • Mudras
  • Bandhas
  • Meditation Guidance
  • Ancient & Classic Texts
  • Life Coaching
  • Herbalism
  • Prenatal Yoga
  • Yin Yoga
  • Hatha Yoga Specialty Classes
  • Advanced Vinyasa Sequencing
  • Energy Healing

Have additional questions about non-contact hours for Yoga Alliance requirements? (aka how to study in-between retreats to accumulate your hours for certification?) Send an email to jaina@belovedretreats.com for details.