The word therapy tends to refer to healing. Yoga, as a holistic approach, is also leading your human evolution by elevating the consciousness to oneness as you become aware of your power to heal your life and realize that you create your own reality. At Yoga Chikitsa Nicaragua, you share your combined experience and knowledge in physiotherapy as well as yoga therapy for individuals and teachers who want to deepen the knowledge, practice, and teaching.
During this teacher training, you will be staying in Las Penitas, Nicaragua. The yoga school is situated directly on the beachfront of Las Peñitas and it is a holistic center where a healthy and conscious lifestyle is promoted. The school offers teacher training courses specialized in therapeutic essentials for people all over the world but also for the local community. The accessibility to education is very important and that is why Yoga Chikitsa Nicaragua also gives free activity to the community.
The accommodation features a full kitchen and dining areas, five bedrooms (with a capacity of 16 people but the group will have a maximum of 12 people), and three bathrooms with showers plus one outside. It also comes complete with a swimming pool with fountains, drinking water, 40 feet of beachfront area, fresh water storage tank, sunset view terrace, lounge with hammocks, emergency electric generator, and built-in charcoal grill.
Since this course is addressed to you who already have a 200-hour certification and health professionals, Yoga Chikitsa Nicaragua will only revise the necessary basics and you will go deeper into the relevant knowledge and understanding for yoga specialized in therapeutics elements. In this course, you will learn:
It covers knowledge on the basic perspectives on health in relation to a specific condition from a yogic and Ayurvedic view including:
Throughout the training, you should work on a case study on a particular disease or group of diseases. You will be asked to research on this disease and to apply what has been learned during the course in order to deliver an adapted program:
As final teaching practicum, you should be able to deliver a led class of two hours of your authority based on the chosen case study. The led class will encompass all the elements seen during the training such as:
This yoga teacher training includes 28 days of classes in which 7.5 hours per day encompass:
Different types of evaluations will be taken into account for certification on this program:
Schedule may differ slightly according to specific need. Some hours of self-studies will be included within the four weeks instead of theory class timing according to special event or group assignment. Upon completion, you will be eligible to register with Yoga Alliance for a 300-hour yoga teacher training certificated course.
Yoga Chikitsa Nicaragua wants to share the knowledge of yoga therapy and physiotherapy to elevate the consciousness to oneness as you become aware of your power to heal your life and create your own reality. The aim is to reconcile economic activities and social equity, also striving to promote exercise and healthy lifestyle in villages and schools. Yoga Chikitsa Nicaragua offers educational programs that will introduce people to yoga and proper nutrition.
This yoga teacher training will take place in Las Peñitas, León, Nicaragua. Buses to Las Penitas or Leon run hourly, stopping next door to the house. Several restaurants and beach bars in Poneloya are a five-to-ten-minute walk or in Las Penitas five to ten minutes by bus from the house.
You will have access to a beautiful kitchen where you can cook and you can also take advantage of the restaurants nearby which are a few minutes away with a range of prices of three to 15 USD.
First, you have to take a taxi from the airport to UCA bus station in Managua (a maximum of 20 USD). Then, take a minibus from UCA station until the bus station (La terminal) in Leon (61 NIO or 2 USD). You can take a taxi from La terminal directly to Las Peñitas that will cost between 10 to 15 USD or take a taxi to Mercadito de Sutiaba. After that, take the bus from Mercadito de Sutiaba. There is only one bus that goes every 45 minutes to Poneloya / Las Peñitas (14 NIO or 0.5 USD). Please ask to get down at Hostel Rigo. The center is next to it!