YogaBen is indebted to his teachers, Swami Ambikananda, Kim Allyson and Allan Oakman, all wonderful yoga gurus who showed him the path. YogaBen's teaching lineage extends back to Swami Ambikananda, Swami Venkatesananda and Swami Sivananda.


YogaBen is a trained, qualified and certified yoga teacher with full training, qualifications and relevant professional body memberships. YogaBen is also qualified to train yoga teachers.

Teacher Training Qualification

2-year Yoga Teacher Training Course with the Traditional Yoga Association (Graduated 2008)

Training Teachers Qualification

Traditional Yoga Association (Graduated 2010)


Malpractice & Public/Products Liability Insurance: Indemnity Limit £5,000,000

First Aid

British Red Cross Emergency Life Support - Current and renewed every 3 years


Checked and approved

Independent Yoga Network

Fully paid-up member

Traditional Yoga Association

Fully paid-up member