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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 September 2021

Beginner Level and Mixed Ability Classes
£10 Live or Online (Online with Jayne’s classes only)

Pre-book only

2 hour Classes
£12 Live or Online (Online with Jayne only)

Pre-book only

Medical Classes
£120 for 6 wk course In studio only

Pre-book only.

Teachers Advanced Class
£15 Live or Online

Pre-book only

Foundation Course
£60 for 6 weeks or £45 for 1 hour class

Pre-book only

Private Tuition in person or online
£50 per hour

pre-book only

Schedule and Events


FOUNDATION COURSE - Friday evening from November

  • Start Date: 12/11/2021
  • End Date: 17/12/2021
  • Start Time: 5:15 pm
  • Finish Time: 6:15 pm
  • Cost: £45 for the 6 week course

A complete introduction to Iyengar yoga for those with no experience of this method. Over a 6 week course learn all the basics and background to our system of yoga.
This course is in the Studio at the Institute . To book a place contact clarepreston@virginmedia.com


  • Start Date: 23/10/2021
  • End Date: 11/12/2021
  • Start Time: 1:00 pm
  • Finish Time: 4:00 pm
  • Cost: £20 per day or £50 for all 3 Workshops

3 Dates for Autumn/Winter 2021 (In Studio places and online)

23rd October
20th November
11th December

These 3 workshops are professional development for all existing teachers at either Level 1 or Level 2 who wish to work on intense practice of the Asanas and also how to teach them safely to your own students who are already familiar with the level 1 asanas. These places in studio and online are for those teachers who have worked regularly with Jayne Orton over the last few years

Pre-booking essential as studio & online places will be limited.

For payment details please contact info@iyengaryoga.uk.com

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DAY for both Teachers and Trainee Teachers

  • Start Date: 08/01/2022
  • End Date: 08/01/2022
  • Start Time: 2:00 pm
  • Finish Time: 5:00 pm
  • Cost: £25.00

“EMBRACING THE MENOPAUSE” with Advanced level Teacher Jayne Orton

This professional development day is part of IYUK ‘specialised training’ and looks at how we can adapt our practice in the Menopausal phase of life and also learn how to help our students in embracing a mid-life yoga practice and dealing with issues that come up in classes. We also encourage all participants to share their own experience of dealing with the menopause.

This workshop is open to both male & female teachers and trainees and will be face to face here at the Institute in Birmingham but will also be streamed live via Zoom if you wish to attend this way. If you attend the in studio workshop it will be followed by a social/get together for all teachers & trainees including drinks and snacks.

Please email info@iyengaryoga.uk.com for details on how to book and stating whether you would like a limited studio place or an online place.

Medical Class - Six week course

  • Start Date: 29/01/2022
  • End Date: 05/03/2022
  • Start Time: 4:00 pm
  • Finish Time: 5:30 pm
  • Cost: £120 for 6 week block - pre-book only

A 6 week block of classes for those with serious medical issues which cannot be addressed in regular classes such as serious back, neck, shoulder problems, Long Covid, heart problems. A free zoom/ telephone consultation will be required with Jayne Orton before booking for the class. Please email info@iyengaryoga.uk.com

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