Marianne Wells Yoga School


Welcome! Marianne Wells Yoga School  200 hour yoga teacher training and advanced 300 hour yoga therapeutics teacher training with concentration on the therapeutic aspects of yoga are open to everyone.  Follow your desire to deepen your knowledge of yoga's teachings in a caring and sharing environment with other like-minded individuals.  This is a yoga teacher training at its best!

Yoga Teacher Training: Seek Your Path


The path to which you become a yoga teacher is both unique and personal. Look within while embarking on this journey. You will build a solid foundation to skillfully and safely impart wisdom to others through your own personal voice. From the seasoned yoga instructor to the committed beginner, you can enhance your practice and be empowered to share the gift of yoga from your own personal perspective.


Marianne Wells Yoga School - a Yoga Alliance Registered School - offers one of the most comprehensive yoga teacher certification programs in Costa Rica. The school emphasizes safe and effective methods that prepare you to be a more inspiring and confident yoga instructor or a more faithful and assured practitioner. This immersion yoga teacher training retreat was developed by Marianne to address gaps in many yoga instructor training courses. She is devoted to deepening your practice, knowledge and respect of yoga. In this curriculum, you will participate in study of a variety of traditional yoga styles to knowledgeably explore and progress in your own personal practice, and to develop your style of teaching yoga classes moving forward.


Marianne Wells Yoga School offers a comprehensive curriculum to promote personal study, balanced living and unceasing growth. Integrating Hatha yoga with Iyengar-based alignment principles, you will learn how to safely and effectively teach anyone and everyone at the same time.


Teach yoga in a personalized way. Recognizing the needs of each client, you will learn to focus on the individual, learn to creatively sequence each class to observe needs for modifications on any given day; and learn to instruct with yoga props to aid the client in feeling the pose properly.


Learn the art of illuminating verbal cues to safely guide your clients into and out of postures. Understand the mechanics of movement through the study of applied anatomy, and the energetics of the body through the study of chakras and their importance in our emotional development.


Participate in engaging discussions of the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali to better understand the significance of how yoga has been applied for centuries in helping the human condition.


Marianne Wells Yoga School is committed to passing down the lineage of yoga by taking this often-complicated subject and making it understandable. Our goal is to provide one of the most thorough professional certifications available. All are welcome. Marianne Wells Yoga School is registered with both the Yoga Alliance and IAYT.

Learn more about our 200 hour yoga teacher certification and our 300 hour yoga therapeutics instructor certification. You can also see training sessions, dates, locations, lodging options, and prices on our Training Calendar page.