Frequently Asked Questions

What style of yoga will I be trained in?

The styles you will be trained will predominately be Hatha Vinyasa. We delve into the different style of yoga in order to provide you with a well rounded educational experience. This teacher training draws from the major disciplines of yoga including Hatha Tantra, Vinyasa, Iyengar, and Kundalini

What will I be eating?

You will be served 3 healthy organic vegetarian based meals. The Costa Rica Yoga Spa has a on site garden from which source many of the ingredients in your daily diet. Note: All dietary restrictions can be accommodated for. A unique element of this training is the added emphasis on mindful eating and the yogic diet.

What is your cancellation policy?

Our cancellation policy is as follows:
- The 50% deposit is nonrefundable if cancelled
- Cancellations more than 60 days before the training will be refunded 25% of the total cost of the training

Do I need to have an existing yoga practice to join the training?

There are no prerequisites for being accepted into the training except for keeping an open heart and mind before embarking of this transformative journey. There are plenty of modifications and props to accommodate all body types.

Will I have any free time?

Although this is an intensive training you will have some time everyday to integrate and reflect. Saturday will only be a half day of instruction and you will have all day Sunday to kick back and relax!

What can I do on my free time?

Nosara has lots of fun to be had and beauty to discover. You can hike in the lush green surrounding jungles, sunbathe at the beach or shred some fun waves on your day off. There are also spa services available to our students for an additional fee.

Is The Yoga Collective Training Yoga Alliance certified?

The Yoga Collective is a registered yoga school with the Yoga Alliance. Upon completion of the training you will receive a Yoga Alliance certificate.

What is The Yoga Alliance ?

The Yoga Alliance is a non-profit association which represents and registers yoga teachers, studios and schools. It holds these certified yoga schools and teachers to certain standards to ensure that the training their students receive is adequate, complete, and safe.

What is the age range of the students doing the trainings?

The minimum age of students we accept is 16. We have no maximum age!

How do I get to The Costa Rica Spa?

Upon acceptance to the training you will receive a welcome packet with this information. Additionally, we have all the trainees on a private facebook group so you coordinate with each other.

What if I'm already a certified yoga teacher? Can I still take this training?

Absolutely! All trainings are unique and different, and taking more than one 200-hour teacher training will enhance your skills and provide new perspectives and more in-depth understanding of yoga and how to apply it personally and professionally.