Becoming a yoga teacher is a commitment that empowers one to live mindfully.


In Vista Yoga’s 200-hour immersion you will have the opportunity to deepen your practice through our in-depth study of asana, pranayama, dharma, meditation, yogic philosophy and theory.

The training will cover both the practical and contextual aspects of teaching yoga. This foundational yoga training is designed to give you a transformational experience.

Graduates will be able to register with Yoga Alliance at the RYT-200 Level.


  1. Study the key anatomical structures of the musculoskeletal system
  2. Learn anatomy of the myofascial sheaths
  3. Explore the anatomy of the subtle body
  4. Gain essential teaching skills for foundational asana including how to cue using principles of alignment and how to offer modifications and variations
  5. Learn principles of sequencing and class design
  6. Engage with the wisdom teachings from the Buddhist tradition including the Four Foundations of Mindfulness, the Eightfold Path and the three Jewels
  7. Be introduced to Sanskrit language including asana names and pronunciation
  8. Explore Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras with special attention to the eight limbs of yoga through chanting, translation and discussion



Primary Instructor


Marti Yura

Marti Yura

E- RYT 500, Prajna Yoga 500 Hour Teacher

Primary Instructor


Marty Yura

Marty Yura

MA, E-RYT 200

Assistant Instructor


Patricia Schmidt

Patricia Schmidt

RYT-500, IAYT Level 1

Assistant Instructor


Caroline Dunham

Caroline Dunham





2020 Course Dates


2021 Dates


Nine Weekends:

1. March 19, 20, 21

2. April 9, 10, 11

3. April 30, May 1,2

4. May 21, 22, 23 – The Mountain Retreat*

5. June 11, 12, 13

6. July 16, 17, 18

7. August 6, 7, 8

8. August 27, 28, 29

9. September 10, 11, 12

Graduation    September 18

Friday meeting days typically are from 6:00PM-9:00PM;
Saturday meeting days typically are from 9:00AM-6:00PM;
Sunday meeting days typically are from 9:30AM-6:30PM;

Retreat Weekend begins at 4:00PM



The total cost of this program is $3200.
If paid in full by February 1, 2020 the cost is $2900.

Full tuition Includes a Mountain Retreat Getaway and all special events.

There is a non-refundable $500.00 deposit required at registration. Space is limited.