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
Buy July and Aug together for
$178 for Brand New Students
$198 for current students


4:30-5:50pm, Mon-Thur
July 6-30
$160 if registered by 7/5
$224 Value
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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.

    NEW Take the 200 Hour Training in
    4 Six Day Modules

    Start in either:
    July 2015,
    or Sept 2015

    Take only one week in July, Sept, March and June.
    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
    Started April 11, 2015

    with Richard Schachtel

    Late Fee: $3200;
    Click here to see the poster.
    Register online

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

    $1499 special rate through July 5.
    Click here for a printable poster
    Register here

    200 hour Program of 45 Wednesday Evenings
    Starts Sept 2, 2015

    with Richard Schachtel

    Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training
    $999 special rate through July 6. Next week $500 more!
    Regular Fee: $3100;

    Click here for more information.
    Register here

    300 Hour Advanced Yoga
    Teacher Training Programs - 2 course Options available

    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 Option 1 course will meet for 12 three day weekends over 20 months- Starts Oct 9.

    The Option 2 course meets for 2 three week immersions in August 2015 and August 2016.

    You do not need to have any background in Iyengar Yoga to enroll in these trainings.

    The Fee for the course is $4500.

    We have an early registration rate of only $3000 for either option if paid by July 6, 10pm PDT!
    Click here for a printable poster

    Register here

    6th Annual Fall
    200 hour 4 Week Yoga Teacher Training Immersion
    September 8 - Oct 3, 2015

    $999 special rate through July 6, 2015.
    Click here for a printable poster
    Register on-line

    NEW- 4th Annual
    Iyengar Yoga Teacher Training in Seattle
    With Richard Schachtel

    March 7-April 2, 2016

    Click here to see the poster.
    Register online

    There will be no classes on Friday, July 3 - Sunday, July 5 in observance of Independence Day. Classes resume as usual on Monday, July 6.


  • © The Center for Yoga of Seattle, 2015