Mexico 2017 Tuition and Accommodation


Application Fee: $100
Regular Tuition: $2800
Early Bird Tuition: $2400 (Tuition and accommodation paid in full by 6/1/17)

Accommodations at Present Moment Retreat

Single Occupancy(Single Bungalow): $2575

Double or Triple Occupancy: $1900

Types of payment accepted:

Credit, Cash, and Personal Checks

All monies including application fee, tuition and accommodations must be paid in full by July 18th

Teacher Training Assistant

We will offer one TTA position for this training. The TTA tuition is $3000 ($1100 for training + $1900 for shared housing) and can be paid with a Flexible Payment Plan. TTAs can expect to work approximately 20 hours in preparation of the training at open houses, preparing and packing manuals, participating in social media etcetera, about 1 hour per day during the course of the training, and about 20 hours following. Applications accepted online at

Payment + Refund Policies

  • $100 non-refundable application fee required
  • Upon acceptance $500 non-refundable deposit required to enroll
  • In case of cancellation, all refunds minus the $600 non-refundable application fee and enrollment deposit must be requested a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the start date.
  • There are no refunds beyond 2 weeks prior to the program start date.

Tuition Includes

  • Lodging accommodations of your choice at Present Moment, a beautiful boutique hotel and retreat center
  • Present Moment’s housekeeping services, linens, pool, hot tub,  beach access, etc.
  • Three incredibly delicious gourmet mostly vegetarian meals daily – drinking water, coffee, tea, and fresh juices. We will do our best to accommodate specialty diets. Please note any specialty dietary needs within the application.
  • Comprehensive Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training with Stephanie Battle, E-RYT and Dara Cole, E-RYT that will successfully prepare you to teach.
  • Sacred Teacher Training Manual
  • 180 Contact Hours in Mexico and 20-30 hours Online hours from the comfort of your own home.  These include access to an online anatomy course, Sacred’s homework portal, and outside observation and teaching requirements.
  • 2 months of practice at Sacred Brooklyn. If you live locally, these months can be used just before or following the training. If you live outside of the area, you can utilize your complimentary membership months when you visit. We hope you’ll visit.
  • Upon successful completion of all the requirements, a certificate from Sacred Brooklyn’s Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga School (RYS) which enables you to register as a Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher

Tuition Does Not Include

  • Airfare to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH)
  • Approximately $200 in required reading materials. The reading list will be made available upon enrollment. Books available for purchase online
  • Tuition for 3 Off-Site Yoga classes following the teacher training.Classes range between $15 and $25
  • Ground transportation from the Airport to Present Moment Retreat Center
  • Travel Insurance (Recommended)