The Yoga New Zealand Membership year now runs from 1 October through to the following 30th September of the next year.
Once you have completed the application we will have this in for processing for 7-10 working days. If we require any further information we would contact you during this period.
At this stage our form has the one payment option of making payment via Credit Card - if this is an issue please contact us to arrange other payment options before proceeding with the application.
If you have any issues with the application - please contact us on email@example.com or phone us on 0800-699-642
Application Fee - $57.50
Membership Renewal - $117.00
Membership Renewal & Insurance Cover - $207.00
In the application we will ask for information on:
If also applying as a Yoga Therapist Member we will also ask for information on:
If you have changed your name AND it is different from the name of you qualification(s) we would need evidence of the name change to issue the REPs Registration in your new name.
Marriage/Civil Union Change - If you have changed your name via marriage or civil union we ask for a copy of your certificate.
Deed Poll - If you have changed your name via deed poll we ask for the applicable name change documents showing the name change.
- Each year we would ask for 10 CPD points to be completed to maintain your membership.
-See here for the CPD requirements for membership.
Please use this section for adding additional training hours to your membership - the additional hours will be reviewed with your previous applications for consideration to upgrade your level.
Please supply any evidence of your CPD - this can be in the form of:
- a completion certificate
- a booking/payment confirmation
- an email confirmation from provider
You can also carryover up to 10 CPD points extra or carry over a 10 CPD point shortfall over to the next membership year.
We will confirm if we do require any additional information on CPD when your application is processed.
Yoga Therapy Membership requires the completion of specific training in Yoga Therapy.
Specific training to become a yoga therapist is to have a minimum of 650 hours over a minimum of 2 years. This is in addition to a solid foundation in yoga teaching to include a minimum of: 350 hours of training over 2 years, 300 hours of regular yoga teaching, and a regular personal practice of 2 years.
Please see the education standards for more information. Click here
If we also require a verification through an independent assessor a fee of $99.00 may also apply for this process - we will review your application once received to determined if this will be needed.
Yoga New Zealand membership has the requirement to hold and maintain a Comprehensive First Aid.
Please see the YogaNZ First Aid Requirements on this link here
With your YogaNZ Membership you can hold insurance to cover your Yoga Teaching - this is through arrangement with the NZ Register of Exercise Professionals (NZ REPs) to access insurance at an affordable rate.
The Insurance Covers:
Please see YogaNZ's Membership Information for more details: YogaNZ Membership
There is an additional $90.00 annual fee for the REPs Insurance cover, which will be included in the fees for this application.
Please complete this section for the REPs Insurance cover.
If this risk is accepted, such information will be incorporated into and form the basis of the contract of insurance;
c) I/We understand that Lumley requires this information in order to evaluate this proposal and that the Privacy Act 1993 entitles me/us to have access to, and request the correction of, any information retained;
d) Lumley is authorised to disclose information to its advisers, reinsurers, other insurers and parties with a financial interest in the subject matter of this proposal;
e) Lumley is authorised to check details against the Insurance Claims Register and to place information on the Insurance Claims Register which other insurers can access;
f) Lumley is authorised to obtain from other parties any information which may be relevant to the acceptance of this risk;
g) The signing of this proposal does not bind either party to complete the contract and that no cover will be in force until confirmed by Lumley.
I/We agree to accept the terms, exceptions and conditions contained in the Professional Indemnity Insurance policy as modified or extended by any endorsements thereon or the policy schedule or on any certificate of insurance issued to me/us by Lumley in lieu of a policy.
I/We agree that REPs reserves the right to change insurer at any time. This may result in changes to the terms and conditions of the cover, but REPs will ensure the level of cover is comparable.
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