Teacher Training Programs Abroad

Melaque with Starlit Yoga

SOYA 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training Immersion in Mexico

Friday November 18th 2022 - Sunday December 4th 2022

Location: Melaque, Mexico
Daily Schedule: Complete immersion in a yogic lifestyle. Days are 7am - 6pm with 2 half days off during retreat.
Cost: Tuition $3360.00. Register before Sept 1st and receive $300 off! Payment plans are available. Fees include tuition, books, manual, and supplies. Accommodation, flights and meals not included in tuition. See website for details.
Email: starlityoga@gmail.com
Phone: 403-710-4294

Join SOYA as we celebrate 25 years of training yoga teachers! There is no need to travel to India to find an authentic yoga training, when SOYA's masterful, highly trained faculty offer an individualized, deeply transformative, safe teacher training in this cozy, small group setting.

Experience living your yoga daily for 18 blissful days, in this beautiful location in Melaque, Mexico. The SOYA 200 hour Foundation Yoga Teacher Training is rich with daily practice in pranayama, asana, meditation and philosophy study, while developing and refining teaching skills through practice teaching and lesson sequencing.

The program begins with supported studies at home prior to the Immersion Retreat, where all students gather for daily yoga sadhana to complete the training. The extensive curriculum includes Hatha Yoga, philosophy, meditation, mantra, pranayama and anatomy. Upon completion graduates are eligible to register with Yoga Alliance with the RYT200 credential. Various styles of Hatha Yoga are incorporated along with thorough study of Yoga Philosophy, as well as classical teachings from 'Letters From the Yoga Masters', authored by SOYA's founder, Marion Mugs McConnell.

SOYA Teacher Training embraces unity in all yogis, regardless of their paths and styles of yoga ("The paths are many but the Truth is One." Swami Sivananda). We are a registered school with Yoga Alliance and have been training Yoga Teachers at International standards for 25 years. Join us and find out for yourself why people love our SOYA Yoga Teacher Trainings!

This program is led by Registered Yoga Instructor Natasha (Lalita) Scott and other guest instructors.

Our RYT200 Hour Teacher Training includes studies in:
- Teaching Asanas, Modifications & Adjustments
- Creating Lesson Plans (Sequencing, Progressions, etc)
- The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
- The Bhagavad Gita
- Letters From the Yoga Masters
- Sanskrit Pronunciation
- Kriyas and basic Pranayama
- Chakras, Meditation and Professionalism
- Asana Classes in various styles of yoga including Vinyasa, Restorative, Yin, Gentle, Hatha and more.

Additional Requirements:
15 written assignments in various areas of Yoga Philosophy and Anatomy. Registration is recommended 2 months prior to the start date to allow sufficient time to complete these lessons.

For more information, or to register for this life-changing program, please visit our website.

SOYA offers 200-hour Foundation and 300-hour Professional Upgrades to RYT500 certification in both Immersion and Extended Programs since 1995 in the following locations:

Penticton, BC
Prince George, BC
Sorrento, BC
Calgary, AB
Strathmore, AB
Michigan, USA
Florida, USA