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The Stretch 250 hour Yoga Teacher Trainer Plus programme will begin with one weeks intensive study at Suryalila Retreat Centre in Southern Spain, the remaining hours will be completed over 3 months in London.

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Dates & Locations


  • Apr 27 - May 4, Suryalila Retreat Centre, Spain
  • May 17 - May 19, London
  • May 24 - May 26, London
  • Jun 7 - Jun 9, London
  • Jun 14 - Jun 16, London
  • Jun 28 - Jun 30, London
  • Jul 5 - Jul 7, London


  • Sep 21 - Sep 28, Suryalila Retreat Centre, Spain
  • Oct 11 - Oct 13, London
  • Oct 18 - Oct 20, London
  • Nov 1 - Nov 3, London
  • Nov 8 - Nov 10, London
  • Nov 22 - Nov 24, London
  • Nov 29 - Dec 1, London

Training Schedules


  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm All Fridays
  • 7:00am - 8:30pm All Saturdays
  • 7:00am - 5:00pm All Sundays
  • Both Saturdays and Sundays have breaks throughout the day
  • There will be additional hours practice required, assisting classes at stretch & homework. The London location is at Stretch, 6a-b Ada Street, E8 4PH. A discounted stretch membership is available for the duration of your YTT, please ask for more details. You are required to attend every session throughout the YTT.


  • 7:00am - 7:30am Tea
  • 7:30am - 10:00am Meditation & Yoga
  • 10:00am - 11:00am Breakfast Break
  • 11:00am - 1:30pm Training Session
  • 1:30pm - 3:00pm Lunch Break
  • 3:00pm - 5:30pm Training Session
  • 6:00pm - 7:30pm Dinner Break

Cost & small print


The teacher training is priced at £2,599. We run an early bird offer of £2350, if you book at least 4 months prior to the training. Prices are excluding accommodation at Suryalila & flights to Southern Spain.


We require students to have a minimum of 2 years practice (5-6 days per week), be of sound & stable mind and have an interest in all areas of Yoga. Once you have applied we will contact you to invite you in for a class with Carl or Calli, the course teachers.


Flights start at £100. You can fly to Seville, Malaga or Jerez to get to Suryalila. We can recommend flights to group transfers on arrival in Spain. Transfers starting from 70 euros per car.


Accommodation and three organic & locally sourced, vegetarian meals each day will range from 455 to 875 euros depending on room option.


50% of the course fee is due upon booking, the remaining amount, is due 6 weeks before the training starts. Please contact us to discuss any payment plans. We recommend contacting Suryalila as soon as you have deposited with Stretch, to ensure you get the accommodation option that is within your budget.


All monies deposited for the Stretch Teacher Training Programme are non refundable however we will do our best to ensure you complete the course. If for any reason you are unable to complete the training you have booked onto, we will offer you the opportunity to complete your training at a later date, ensuring you are fully prepared to teach once qualified. If for any reason Stretch has to cancel or postpone the course you are enrolled on, we will offer you a full refund on the course tuition fees paid.

Code of conduct

We require all students to be present in both body & mind at every session throughout the training. We understand life can get in the way, and we can make allowances if pre-agreed or in case of extreme circumstances. We will ensure you are caught up on any material missed, this will be at 250 GBP per weekend needed to be caught up. It is not possible to miss any of the first week in Spain. It is your responsibility to communicate to us via email if you will need to miss any sessions and to book in additional hours to catch up. If for any reason you are unable to complete the training you have booked onto, we will offer you the opportunity to complete your training at a later date, ensuring you are fully prepared to teach once qualified.


We are confident you will thoroughly enjoy this course. However if you have any complaints these can be received either via email to: or we can arrange a mutually convenient time to talk about any issues that may arise. Our main goal is to ensure you have a positive experience and enjoy learning with stretch, and whilst we are hopeful each individual values the course as much as we do, we are always happy to receive feedback to ensure we continue to grow our offering.


Carl is the lead teacher on the Stretch YTT, teaching a minimum of 70% of the course. Calli will be co-teaching with Carl. You can see more about them on the teachers tab!


Our teacher training course has met the stringent requirements set by Yoga Alliance Professionals. Our graduates are trained to the highest standards and are encouraged to register with Yoga Alliance Professionals and continue on with their career path.