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Iyengar Yoga Certified Teacher
Iyengar Yoga Teaching System

Come along and be inspired!

Iyengar Yoga Birmingham offers a friendly, dynamic and welcoming environment that provides excellent tuition in Iyengar Yoga for those who are new to yoga, existing students and teachers.

We aim to inspire and encourage students to excel in their practice of yoga through sharing our enthusiasm and dedication, as well as offering a unique space for the yoga community.

Iyengar Yoga Birmingham’s colourful, fully-equipped and dedicated studio is the only one of its kind in the Midlands.

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We Offer

All current courses are timetabled in the class schedule and please visit our events page to view forthcoming courses and events. Price listings for our events and classes can be found here.

Foundation A six week yoga course suitable for complete beginners who have had no experience of Iyengar Yoga. A good introduction to yoga shared with other students who are all new to the practice. All equipment provided. Advanced booking essential.

Beginners level 1 For newcomers and those with no experience of the Iyengar method. Students are introduced to basic asanas (postures), which build strength and stamina and improve flexibility. .

Mixed Ability For those who have attended Iyengar Yoga Classes regularly for over 1 year or by permission of the teacher. Students will be expected to be able to practice sarvangasana (shoulder stands).

Schedule and Events

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The deadline for booking any class is 8am on the day of your chosen class.

Please declare any medical conditions with your teacher prior to booking any class.

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Schedule and Events

Price List from January 2023

Beginner Level and Mixed Ability Classes
£12 Live or Online (Online with Jayne’s classes only)

Pre-book only

2 hour intermediate Classes
£14 Live or Online (Online with Jayne only)

Pre-book only

Medical Classes
£75 for 5 week course or £20 weekly

Pre-book only

Teachers Advanced Class
£18 Live or Online

Pre-book only

Foundation Course
£65 for 6 weeks or £45 for 1 hour class

Pre-book only

Private Tuition in person or online
£60 per class

pre-book only and payment non-refundable if cancelled less than 24 hours before.

Schedule and Events


Foundation Course with Clare Preston Friday evenings

  • Start Date: 14/04/2023
  • End Date: 19/05/2023
  • Start Time: 5:15 pm
  • Finish Time: 6:15 pm
  • Cost: £45 for 6 week course

A six week complete beginners course giving the basic introduction to Iyengar Yoga. Helping keep fit, staying healthy and being able to deal with stress. The course is taught by Clare Preston. To book a place please contact clarepreston@virginmedia.com

Easter Intensive course with Jayne Orton

  • Start Date: 07/04/2023
  • End Date: 10/04/2023
  • Start Time: 9:30 am
  • Finish Time: 3:30 pm

The Annual 4 day Easter Intensive this year is for intermediate students, trainees and teachers and will cover deep and intense work on Asanas, Pranayama and philosophy

Daily Timetable :

Friday – Monday

9.30-3.30pm with a break mid-way each day for tea and snacks.

To book a place please send £195 to :

Jayne Orton Yoga Ltd.
Sort code 20-08-64
Account no: 83532151

Foreign students:
Swift Bic: 83532151
Iban: GB31 BUKB20086483 5321 51

Confirmation of your place on the course will be confirmed upon receipt. Please give your name as the reference

Menopause Workshop with Elaine - Iyengar Yoga for different stages of the menopause

  • Start Date: 22/04/2023
  • End Date: 22/04/2023
  • Start Time: 12:30 pm
  • Finish Time: 4:00 pm
  • Cost: £30

Treat Yourself! Take time out to enjoy the company of other women and to practice Iyengar yoga where we increase health and well being through being able to adapt our practice and deal with the menopause symptoms. The workshop will be 2 hour Asana practice and 1 hour restorative and pranayama. Tea and coffee will be served.
To book your place contact Elaine on:0770 953 1374 or email: elainebev@me.com

Level 2 Training Weekends for Teachers with Jayne Orton

  • Start Date: 12/05/2023
  • End Date: 14/05/2023
  • Start Time: 12:00 pm
  • Finish Time: 4:45 pm
  • Cost: £145

A weekend for level 1 Iyengar teachers who wish to work upon level 2 asanas & pranayama and eventually go towards assessment. The weekends scheduled in 2023/24 will also include deeper study of Pranayama and Patanjali philosophy


Friday 12-4.45pm
Saturday 1 -6.30pm
Sunday 12.30-4.45pm

Future dates in 2023:

8th to 10th September 2023
1st to 3rd December 2023


  • Start Date: 03/08/2023
  • End Date: 07/08/2023
  • Start Time: 3:30 pm
  • Finish Time: 3:00 pm
  • Cost: £195

Intensive course for Iyengar teachers & very keen students!


Thursday; 3rd August 3.30-5pm Restorative and pranayama class
break for tea/biscuits

6.30-8.30pm – Asana class (general level)
Friday; 4th August 9.30 – 12noon – Asana Class (level 1 Asanas)
12-1pm break for tea and snacks
1-3pm Restorative and Pranayama

Saturday; 5th August 9.30-12 noon – Asana Class(level 2 Asanas)
12-1pm tea and snacks
1-3pm Talk: The Art of Teaching plus Pranayama practice

Sunday 6th August 9.30-12 noon – Asana Class (level 3 Asanas)
12-1pm Indian snacks
1-3pm Talk Yoga diet and the digestive system plus pranayama practice


Monday 7th August 9.30-12noon Asana Class (levels 3 & 4 Asanas)
12-1pm tea and snacks
1-3pm Question & Answer session plus Pranayama

To book a place please send full payment to :

Jayne Orton Yoga Ltd.
Sort code 20-08-64
Account no: 83532151

For Foreign students:
Swift Bic: GB31 BUKB 2008 6483 5321 51
IBAN: GB31 BUKB 2008 6483 5321 51

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