Radiant Body Yoga



We are excited to announce the 2022 hybrid teacher training!

September 9 – 19, 2022 (in person)
Joshua Tree Retreat Center in CA, USA

September 22 – November 25 (online)
Complete online pre-recorded materials with guidance from Kia and RBY mentors.

Discover the Master Teacher Within You

Come and initiate an effortless flow of wisdom, so that teaching becomes not so much a simple regurgitation of what has been learned, but a sharing from your own experience and inner place of connection and peace.


  • Become a highly-skilled yoga teacher
  • Learn the RBY orientation toward healing and personal transformation
  • Empower yourself with a toolbox of practices to meet any of life’s challenges
  • Develop your unique voice, strengths and capacity to hold space for others.
  • You will be equipped to teach anyone, anywhere, with a vast range of yogic practices that will help you to serve the needs of your students and community.
  • Learn key skills to build a thriving yoga career.
  • Receive a 200-HR Yoga Alliance Certificate



Lead Teachers




This is going to be an INCLUSIVE and EXCITING adventure for all those of you who have been feeling the urge to take your practice, knowledge and experience to the next level

We are curating the curriculum in such a way that you will receive:
  • A world class training delivered in a unique hybrid format. This allows you to receive much needed in person support and attention along with an online component to supplement and expand on the core teachings.
  • 11 days of concentrated in-person training with Kia in the beautiful location of Joshua Tree, CA. Receive expert guidance on alignment, adjustments, sequencing, breath, meditation, sadhana, practice teachings sessions, subtle body, and so much more.
  • An online teacher training portal with recorded videos to watch at your leisure and go back to over and again.
  • 12 LIVE ZOOM sessions with Kia. These will alternate between yogic philosophy and Q&A. See dates below.
  • Additional teachings on trauma-based practices and inclusivity with Nikki Myers & Yoga for Recovery with Tommy Rosen.
  • Support and practice teaching sessions from RBY Certified Trainers. You will be assigned a small group, and one of these RBY trainers as a mentor at the beginning of the training. You will attend 4 small group sessions throughout the online portion of the training.
  • Private Group to foster friendships with fellow participants from all over the world!
  • 6-Month access to the teacher training portal. 


This 200-HR program provides a comprehensive understanding of the path of yoga, including all basic techniques, asana practice, ethics of yoga, western anatomy, sequencing, the 8-limbed path, pranayama, meditation, the subtle body, the art and science of teaching and philosophy. You will study all core yogic concepts and the Radiant Body orientation to practice that can meet a person on all levels of their being: Physical health, strength and openness, vitality, clarity of mind and spiritual connection.

Module 1

The Foundation of Yoga

The first 100-hour module teaches students the fundamental philosophies and practices of yoga. Students will systematically break down the asana practice to its basic elements, exploring western anatomy of the body, creative sequencing, and how to prevent and manage injury. Specific pranayama and meditation practices will be introduced along with an understanding of the Eight-Limbed Path of Yoga. Emphasis is on learning key teaching skills and techniques, and developing a Sadhana – a personal practice.

  • Exploration of asana, optimal alignment, use of props, risks and benefits
  • Western Anatomy – functional anatomy as it relates to yoga practice
  • Creating yoga sequences from beginners to advanced
  • Hands on adjustments
  • Injury prevention and management
  • Yogic history, philosophy and the 8 limbs of yoga
  • Introduction to pranayama and meditation
  • Sanskrit pronunciation

This training shares the potent practices within Yoga that swiftly work to dissolve blocks, expand awareness, and develop a clear intuitive mind. From this elevated consciousness we can skillfully overcome challenges and address the needs of this time. 

Module 2

The Subtle Body

The second 100-hour module teaches students the fundamental philosophies and subtle energy practices of yoga. Learn how to access and balance your creative source energy and methods to attain an elevated state of awareness. Course includes an in-depth study of the subtle body, kriyas, bhandas, mantra, philosophy and meditation. Explore practices and se-quencing from an energetic perspective and further develop your skills and voice as a teacher.

  • Chakras, koshas, prana vayus and nadis
  • Bhandas and Kundalini Shakti
  • Philosophy – The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
  • Pranayama – Creating balance through the breath
  • Mantra – The power and science of chanting
  • Kriya and Energy sequencing principles – Generate/ Organize/ Deliver
  • Meditation – Functions of the mind and meditation practices
  • Ayurveda – The science of optimum health
  • Different types of Yoga – Restorative


September 9-19, 2022
Joshua Tree Retreat Center in CA, USA

September 22 – November 25
Complete online pre-recorded materials with guidance from Kia and RBY mentors.

Dates for the 12 Live Zoom Sessions (twelve 2-hour sessions)

Each day 9-11am PT followed by 3-5pm PT:

October 15th
October 16th
October 29th
October 30th
November 12th
November 13th


Pricing includes single or shared accommodations with private bathrooms and three fresh vegetarian meals per day.
Accommodation for 10 days
Fresh meals 3x per day
World class 200-Hour certification


All payments are final. No refunds except in case of personal emergency. Payment plans are available by special request, but payment must be received in full before the program starts. Please read more about our payment terms here.