Q When does the course start and finish?
A: You can begin anytime you register and start the course online. The in-person retreat portion takes place Feb 15-Feb 19, 2024 in Mexico City, Mexico
The training consists of 3 parts for the Hybrid (online/in-person) option
Part 1 The online portion of the videos
Part 2 Live in-person retreat & pre-certification Feb 15-19, 2024 in Mexico City.
Part 3 Final Test out takes place 3 months after your in-person retreat session. (Some students may request to test out earlier should they complete their requirements earlier)
Q When is the retreat portion:
A Feb 15-19, 2024
Q: What is the schedule like at the retreat?
A: Daily Schedule
6:15-8:30 AM Sunrise Sukshmah Method class & Meditation
(Arrive at 6:15 for set up/intention. Class begins promptly at 6:30)
8:15-10:00 AM Breakfast
10:00 AM -1:15 PM Class (personal coaching, practice teaching, refining postures)
1:15 PM-3:30 PM Lunch and Break
3:30-6:00 Class (coaching groups, practice teaching)
6:00-6:45 Sunset Meditation
6:45-7:30 PM Dinner
Q If I want to do the entire course online, how does it work?
A: The online portion consists of 3 parts.
Part I: Begin watching the training videos as soon as you register.
Part II: Live online group coaching sessions
Part III: Teaching classes and Final Test out classes take place 3 months after your qualifying practicum. Those who are ready to test out earlier may be able to do so by special request. Those who may need more time may request an extension.
Q Can my family or friends come for just the retreat?
A Yes! They are more than welcome. The retreat portion has a separate schedule with more free time. Retreat participants are welcome to come for the morning classes and evening meditation.
Q Is the hotel and flight cost included?
A: No. You will need to book your flight and book your preferred room directly with the hotel.
Q Can I share a room with someone?
A: Absolutely. We will be happy to provide you with fellow participants who would also like to share rooms so you can link up and share the cost of the room.
Q When does the retreat start and end? What day should I arrive and leave?
The retreat begins late afternoon at 4pm on February 15 with meditation, an opening circle and orientation.
The retreat will conclude in the afternoon on Monday February 19 at 2pm.
Q What would happen if I didn't watch all the videos before the retreat?
You will be expected to be able to perform the exercises to receive your personalized coaching in the group sessions. If you do not know how to do or guide the exercises, we cannot provide you with coaching, and you may need to complete your training online.