British Wheel of Yoga Scotland Region

BWY Policies

Equity and Ethics

The BWY is committed to standards of Equity and Ethics. You can read more in the following documents:

Child Protection Policy

The BWY Child Protection Policy can be found on the main BWY website.

Duty of Care

BWY Teachers are committed to a Duty of Care to their students, as outlined in the Duty of Care Statement.


The 2016 AGM took place on the 26th of October in Glasgow. At the AGM Charlie Burgess and Christine Hancox stood down from the Committee and we would like to thank them for their contributions.

We welcomed Rona Main on to our Committee, and we are delighted to announce that Gordon Edward has volunteered to take on the role of Regional Treasurer. The Regional Committee is now:

Regional Officer: Nicola Bourke
Regional Treasurer: Gordon Edward
Regional Training Officer: Jean Hogben
Membership Secretary: Michele Mooney
Regional Editor: June Swinfield
Deputy Magazine Editor and Web Admin: Marian van Oorschot
General Member / Bookings Officer: Judy Garrett
General Member: Rona Main

Factsheets and Downloads

PVG Guidelines

The latest guidelines for registering to work with Protected and Vulnerable Groups (children and adults) can be downloaded here.

CPD Guidelines

The latest Continuing Professional Development Guidelines for BWY teachers may be viewed here.

Complaints Procedure

The procedure for lodging a complaint against BWY or a BWY teacher is outlined in the Complaints Procedure.

Accident Report Form

In the event of an accident taking place during a yoga class, the Accident Report Form should be completed and sent to BWY Central Office.