We strive for a comprehensive teaching of yoga, meditation and healthy living.

YTTC Details

Upcoming Program:

March 1 – 25, 2014

Holistic Yoga School will be offering a 200 hour yoga teacher certification course at PURE in Granada, Nicaragua.  The 25-day course will provide you with a profound understanding of the anatomical and philosophical underpinnings of yoga.  You’ll deepen your own knowledge of the practice and of yourself, and thoroughly prepare yourself to help others do the same. Upon completion of the course you will receive your RYT-200 and can register with the Alliance as an Internationally Certified Yoga Teacher!


Typical Daily Schedule

7:00 Advanced Pranayama (Breathing Exercises)

7:15 – 7:45 Meditation

8:00 – 9:30 Asana (All-Levels Hatha & Vinyasa Flow; Specialty Classes)

9:30 – 10:30 Breakfast Break

10:30 – 12 Ancient Wisdom, Yoga Anatomy & Physiology, Energetic Awareness, Philosophy, Comparative Spirituality, Ayurveda, Sanskrit

12 – 2:00 break

2:00 – 3:00 Healing Arts, Healthy Lifestyles, Sustainable Living 

Practices, Yogic Diet, Earth Medicine, Herbs, Organic Living, Seva, more…

3:00 – 6:00 Revealing the Inner Teachers & Asana In Depth

6:00 – 7:30 Dinner Break

7:30 – 8:30 Satsang/Kirtan/Campfire (3 evenings per week)

We take a day off every week to rest.


 As part of the PURE/Holistic Yoga School partnership, you’ll receive as part of your tuition: 



- unlimited access to PURE’s workout equipment

- a 10% discount on all PURE spa services
- a 15% discount on all PURE meals, drinks and snacks
- Free access to all the Yoga classes that are not part of the YTTC program 


Field Trips

As a group we will take two daytime adventures that will take us away from Granada and into the beautiful natural surroundings in Nicaragua. We’ll visit the Apoyo Lagun Nature Reserve and las Isletas (beautiful tropical islands outside of Granada). Transportation and admission costs are included in your tuition. 



What to Budget

Tuition RYT200 Certification Course: $2,400 – Registration

Books & Materials ~ $50 – $100

You will need to secure your own lodging & meals in Granada.

For a list of recommended lodging options, click here.

Click here to join the Facebook event and connect with others who will be attending (sometimes possible to arrange housing shares):


In need of financial assistance for your program? Please fill out the Scholarship Application.


Holistic Yoga School is an Alliance-Registered RYS-200 (ID 84065).


“Absolutely wonderful experience. Amazing teachers, interesting lessons, beautiful environment.” – Lucy Halliday, HYS Graduate

Donations Appreciated

Drop-in classes are donation-based! Suggested donation is $8 per class.

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