Costs for Teachers


RYT Registration Fees and Membership Dues

Application and upgrade fees are non-refundable. For questions, please contact us.

Application Fee
Annual/Renewal Dues
TOTAL Initial Registration Cost

Teacher Designations

RYT 200; E-RYT 200; RYT 500; E-RYT 200, RYT 500; E-RYT 500*




Upgrade Fees (from any other designation; includes specialty designations RCYT and RPYT. Must have RYT designation to upgrade)




*The application fee for teachers seeking E-RYT 500 registration through the Experienced Teacher Pathway is $85.

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Please check out our Membership Costs page for details on the costs for our different types of designations.

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