For recertification you are required to have completed 10 continuing education credits (CECs) every two years . Credits can be completed in the following manner:

  1. one credit for attending a yoga/pilates class with a qualified yoga teacher or school.
  2. one credit for every hour of attendance at a yoga or pilates related topic workshop with a certified yoga/pilates teacher, recognized yoga/pilates school or recognized professional of the related topic.
  3. two credits for every yoga/pilates or related topic video you study and a completed 500-word report.
  4. three credits for every yoga/pilates or related topic book studied with a 500-word book report .

For YES or YES/EWYT, related topics include: meditation, psychology, yoga philosophy, mysticism, hypnosis, healing.

For PMI, related topics include: body sciences, nutrition, weI/ness and personal growth.

Every two years you will be required to complete 10 continuing education credits to keep your knowledge, expertise and skills developing. Those of you who live in rural settings may find books and videos easier to use. Receipts can be used as proof of attendance of classes and workshops and reports of 500 words can be written for books and videos studied. All East to West courses qualify for CECs and each course hour is worth 1 credit. All course credits can be applied up to 2 years after completing a course.

NOTE: To recertify, complete recertification form and submit with $40 plus HST or $45.20 recertification fee by your expiration date.

Online Recertification

We no longer accept credit cards so either mail a cheque or you can etransfer payment and it takes 2-4 weeks to process if you mail your application and 1-2 weeks to process if you send it electronically.

Recertification Form