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BWYQ Level 4 Diploma in Teaching Yoga (RQF) with Dr Natasha Picot

26th June 2022
at Epperstone, Nottinghamshire NG14 6AY

BWYQ Level 4 Diploma in Teaching Yoga (RQF) with Dr Natasha Picot

Tutor: Dr Natasha Picôt

Date: 26th June 2022

Time: 09:30 - 17:30

Location: Epperstone, Nottinghamshire NG14 6AY

Type of Event: BWYQ L4 Regulated Teacher Training

Places Available: 2

BWYQ Level 4 Diploma in Teaching Yoga June 2022-2025 with Dr Natasha Picot


What will I study?

· Teaching Asana: Observation and Adjustment

· The Historical and Philosophical Background of Yoga

· Applied Anatomy and Physiology and the Teaching of Asana

· Yoga Breathing Practices and Relaxation

· Planning for Teaching and the Responsibilities of a Yoga Teacher

· Planning and Delivering a Yoga Course

· The Classical Foundations of Modern Yoga

· Incorporating Philosophy, Pranayama and Meditation into a Yoga Class

· Progression in Asana


What is the time commitment?

This is a 500-hour certificated Diploma course 36-day sessions will be tutor led. The remaining time is made up of student practical experiences and home study. You will have the opportunity to explore and transform in a creative community and develop your practice in your life on and off the yoga mat.

Course pre-requisites:

Two years attendance at a yoga class with a quality assured teacher. Attendance at a BWY Foundation course is favorable although not-compulsory.

How will I be assessed?

Both formative and summative assignments will help build your skills and confidence throughout the course. These are set by the BWY and regulated by Ofqual

Formative assignments: are not formally assessed but are used to give you feedback so you can develop your skills and become a reflexive teacher.

Summative assignments: are set by the BWY and regulated by Ofqual. These include two Assessed Class Teaching (ACT) practices.

You will be guided by your tutor in a safe and encouraging environment which will support you to grow and flourish into your potential.


Introductory day: 24 April 2022

Induction day: 26June 2022

Course: 26 June 2022 – 27 March 2025 last Sunday of each month from June 2022 except December when there are no course days.

Time: 9:30-5:30

Dates for first year:

Official course hours over a three-year 500-hour course period are 270 tutor-led and (36 x 7.5 Sessions) and the rest of the hours are made up of student homework and practice.


BWYQ Diploma: full course dates 2022-2025

2022: 26 June/31 July/28 August/25 Sept/30 Oct/27 Nov/11 Dec

2023: 29 Jan/26 Feb/26 March/30 April/28 May/25 June/30 July/27 August/24 Sept/29 Oct/26 November/10 December

2024: 28 Jan: 25 Feb/31 March/28 April/26 May/30 June/28 July/25 August /29 September /

27 October/24 November/8 December

2025: 26 January/23 February/30 March: Diploma Graduation Day


Dates are mainly the last Sunday of each month. Except December - this will be either the first or second Sunday depending on group preference to be decided/confirmed for all years at induction on 26 June 2022.

The same pattern will follow for 2024-2025

80% attendance is required to receive the BWYQ level 4 Diploma.

Venue: Epperstone Village Hall, 12 Gonalston Lane, Epperstone, Nottinghamshire NG14 6AY.

For further information on the BWYQ 500-hour Diploma course including how to apply contact Natasha directly




Epperstone, Nottinghamshire NG14 6AY
Epperstone Village Hall
12 Gonalston Lane
NG14 6AY


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