The ZS200 RYT

ZenSpot is excited to offer our 200-Hour YTT Intensive Program in Jaco, Costa Rica. Join us for a memorable and transformative experience.

Teacher Training 200-Hour RYT Intensive in Jaco, Costa Rica:

This program is for those individuals interested in getting their 200-Hour RYT certification to teach vinyasa and/or hatha yoga as well as meditation and pranayama. It is also for those that would like to travel to Costa Rica for an amazing experience of yoga, sun, surf and fun. Trainees are welcome to bring a friend, partner, spouse or family member as a companion.

This sixteen day intensive program takes place in Jaco, Costa Rica at Doce Lunas Retreat Center. The training program is a blend of online distance education from anywhere in the world and continues with onsite, hands-on application over the course of sixteen days in Costa Rica. Successful graduates will receive their RYT certification that is recognized by the Yoga Alliance as well as for those interested in a yoga adventure.

Program Dates:

Online Coursework: Saturday, June 23 - Friday, July 6, 2018

Onsite in Jaco, Costa Rica Dates:
Saturday, July 7 - Sunday, July 22, 2018

Graduation is in Jaco, Costa Rica.

Application Process: 

Complete the online application
and make the deposit of $500.00 per person via cash or check by December 1, 2017 to reserve your spot. The deposit is non-refundable and goes toward the total program cost. By submitting this application you are recognizing that you are of sound mind and body to complete the program. This program is for individuals interested in learning yoga as a lifestyle and earning their 200-hour RYT YA certification. Final Payment due: May 15, 2018.

Registration Deadlines and Fee Dates:

Total Program Cost Including Deposit:

Double Occupancy Early Bird: $3,900.00 pp. --- Due January 15, 2018
Double Occupancy Late Bird: $4,300.00 pp. --- Due - March 1, 2018 - May 1, 2018
Single Occupancy Early Bird: $4,800.00 pp. --- Due January 15, 2017
Single Occupancy Late Bird: $5,100.00 pp. --- Due March 1, 2018 - May 1, 2018

Program Cost Includes: Transfers to and from San Jose International Airport; lodging for 16 nights; 3 daily meals (vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options available); all yoga programming; transportation, guide and admittance to Manuel Antonio, National Park, and snorkeling adventure or other specified group excursion.

Cost Does Not Include: Training textbooks, materials, airfare and incidentals.

Payment Mailing Address: Checks made payable to ZenSpot. Mailing address: 4474 W. Brennen Street, Boise, ID 83705.

Questions: Call: 1-855-936-7768 x805 or email us by clicking HERE.

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Course Emphasis

Yoga Practice, Pranayama & Meditation

Yoga Practice, Pranayama and Meditation involves extensive daily asana practice, comprehensive breathing & meditation to heighten the mind, body & spirit connection.

Teaching Methodology & Practicum with Specialties & Modifications

Teaching Methodology & Practicum provides in-depth analysis and application of teaching methodology to hone the understanding of postures, the grouping of poses and the readiness of both the instructor and the students. Also included in this section are experiences with special populations and modifications for students of all levels and abilities.

Anatomy, Alignment, & Physiology 

Anatomy, Alignment, Physiology & Ayurveda examines the body and its movement during asana practice, suitable alignment when doing yoga and the science behind it all. 


Known as "the science of life" the Ayurveda portion of the program considers all aspects of the students' physical, emotional and spiritual journey and its application to daily life in order to nourish a healthy mind, body & spirit.

Yoga History, Culture & Tradition

Yoga History, Culture & Tradition traces yoga’s origin and paths to the present day through a philosophical and theoretical context that touches upon foundational elements, key terms, traditions and concepts. Insight into the way yoga traces the basic concept of individual, cultural, social and cosmic order through Hindu/Indian history from the Upanishadic period (c. 600 BCE) to Gandhi and the present will be emphasized.

The Industry of Yoga & Teacher Ethics

Business of Yoga & Teacher Ethics emphasize best practices and professionalism in a business environment.



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