300 Hour Hybrid Yoga Teacher Training – Mexico
Join Lalita (Natasha) Scott and Rebecca Stone in this UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY for the 300hr Professional Upgrade to 500hr yoga teacher training. 18 online yoga sessions meeting live via Zoom, and concluding with 18 days in Mexico!
Early bird savings of $300 until May 1st!
Module A Online Wednesdays & Sundays: June 8th – Oct 19th
Module B Immersion: Nov 17th – Dec 4th
This program includes both modules needed for certification in the SOYA 300hr Professional Upgrade to RYT500 program.
We take great pride at SOYA in providing you with studies rich in philosophy, ritual, practice and spirit. It is important to us that our students experience Yoga as it was intended to be; an 8-fold path to enlightenment. Welcome! Namaste.
Begin online twice weekly, meeting live via Zoom from June 9 – Oct 20, 2022. Conclude the training together, with 18 nights at a beautiful retreat centre in Melaque, Mexico from Nov 17 – Dec 4, 2022.
This program will be running concurrently with our long-running 200hr yoga teacher training Mexico immersion. There will be times the two student groups will participate in events together, including meals and graduation celebrations!
Module A Online: meet live via Zoom twice weekly: Wednesdays 3-8pm PDT and Sundays 8-1pm PDT from June 8 – October 19, 2022
- Dates of online classes: June 8, 12, 15, & 19; July 6, 10, 20, & 24; Aug 10 & 31; Sept 7, 11, 21 & 25; Oct 5, 12, 16, & 19.
- Additional homework required weekly.
- Students are required to attend live online, however missed sessions can be made up by watching the recordings.
Module B: Immersion in Mexico: November 17 – December 4, 2022
(arrive no later than Nov 17th for a 7pm evening. Program ends Dec 4th at noon.)
Accommodations & Meals
This lovely Villa provides a limited number of single and shared suites with kitchens and private bathrooms. NOTE: This facility requires all participants to be fully vaccinated for COVID.
Daily vegetarian lunches will be provided. (Please remember you are in a quaint Mexican village with limited resources for specialty foods. There are limited options for a gluten free diet, such as corn tortillas. We will do our best to accommodate medical food allergies.)
Students prepare their own breakfasts and can head out to experience the authentic local food for dinners. This village provides a variety of excellent restaurants to enjoy!
Shared Villa: (2 beds in one bedroom) for 17 nights and with lunches on full training days=$1,305 CAD per person
Private Villa: for 17 nights with lunches on full training days= $1,900 CAD per person
Offsite: For those of you who wish to stay elsewhere in town, this fee covers your use of facilities at the Villa (pool, washrooms, drinking water, etc) and your daily lunches = $600 CAD per person.
Flights should be booked into Manzanillo (ZLO) as this is the closest airport. Westjet flies direct to Manzanillo from Calgary. Optionally you can also fly to Puerto Vallarta, but be prepared to take a 5 hour bus ride south to Melaque. Be sure you allow enough time for a taxi from the airport to the bus depot.
Tuition for Yoga Teacher Training
Program Tuition Fees: $4404.75
Program Tuition Savings: Save $300 if you register 2 months before April 1.
- Pay in full or by installments. If you wish to pay installments, pay only the deposit today.
- Tuition Fees include your manual, books, and supplies.
- A non-refundable tuition deposit of $650.00 is required upon registration.
- A non-refundable accommodations deposit of $100 is required upon registration.
Meet Your Instructor
Natasha Scott graduated from the SOYA 500 Hour training in 2009 with a specialty in prenatal yoga. She teaches a wide range of Hatha Yoga with a strong background in the Sivananda lineage (from her Teacher Mugs). From her super gentle yoga classes to strength in flow yoga, Natasha has a class to suit everyone.
She is a Yoga Alliance registered E-RYT500, prenatal yoga teacher (RYPT) and Childrens Yoga Teacher (RYCT). She is a Certified Thai Massage Practitioner (Metta in Motion with Mia Blackwell), and a Reiki practitioner. She brings all of these yoga tools to her classes to create a full yogic experience.
Never one to stop learning her enthusiasm to serve others led her to specialize in Yoga for Chronic Pain, certified by Neil Pearson.
Natasha is a Lead Trainer for the SOYA 200 hour YTT Immersions in Penticton, BC and Melaque, Mexico, and the SOYA 300 hour Advanced Upgrade in Penticton.
Meet your instructor
Rebecca Stone is an E-RYT500, R-CYT, Pain Care Aware Level 2
Rebecca graduated from SOYA’s program in 2010. The blessing of this curriculum, and learning with Mugs instilled a great love, respect and thirst for the authentic teachings of yoga. She is also a certified Children’s and Family Yoga teacher that loves to bring yoga to life through play and relationship building.
Creating yoga classes that are accessible, informative, and transformational for all ages and abilities is her passion. With the blessing of having a mother who was a physiotherapist for over 40 years, the opportunity to mentor under that wisdom has deeply influenced her understanding and presentation of the blending of yoga asana, functional movement principles and the mind/body/spirit connection.She continues her ongoing education by being a voracious reader and question-asker, participating in varying workshops and retreats with world-class educators.
Becky is the lead trainer for the 200hr and 300hr programs in Alberta, and several Online and Hybrid training formats.