We have a variety of meditation teacher training options:
The Meditation for Wellbeing Course will deepen your understanding of meditation and develops your personal meditation practise under the guidance of a coach. (This is not a professional qualification).
This course is for you if you want to improve your personal meditation practice with one on one coaching, be able to use a wider range of techniques, introduce meditation to your family and friends and guide meditations in a casual context.
The Certificate/Advanced Certificate in Guiding and Teaching Meditation are teaching qualifications that entitle you to accreditation by IICT (Full membership) or MAA (Provisional membership). It consists of 8 core sessions, and either 1 elective for the Certificate or 3-6 for the Advanced Certificate. Keep reading to find out about our July promotion!
This course is for you if you want to pursue a career in teaching meditation in many different contexts (corporate, schools, hospitals etc), or you want to upskill and add to your existing business (yoga studio, psychologists, counsellors, healers etc)
The Post Graduate Diploma in Guiding and Teaching Meditation takes your meditation teaching, guiding and group facilitation skills to the next level with thorough supervision and valuable support in those first important months of running your groups and classes. Entitles you to Full Membership with MAA.
This course is for you if you want extensive support in taking your new business and new skills out into the world. Included is a Meditation Teaching Retreat.
All our courses are available online and include one on one, written and Skype coaching and online group interaction for all students. Our coaches are amazingly experienced and highly regarded with current meditation experience across many different contexts and industries. While this is primarily an online course, students have optional face to face training opportunities through our Master-classes and our deeply enriching retreats.
Our course is the most comprehensive meditation course on the market with a significant amount of educational material. We take you on a wonderfully paced journey that covers everything you need to know about meditation on a theoretical, practical and experiential level. (With the understanding that meditation is an ongoing practice of discovery and learning.)
Meditation is not a one size fits all approach. This is why we delve into a huge range of techniques, from mindful meditation, breathwork, right through to sound and dance meditation. At the end of this course, you will come to an understanding about the techniques that resonate with you, and have the ability to teach many different meditation techniques. Download our Prospectus for a full list and description of our extensive content and elective subjects on offer.
None, however, a personal meditation practice is preferable. Upon commencement of the course, students will need to commit to a daily meditation practice
We offer the flexibility of either paying upfront or via a payment plan. Our payment plans start from as little as $76 per fortnight. For a full list of fees please download the full Prospectus. We also have extended payment plans as part of the June enrolment promotion
While you are able to allocate the amount of time you dedicate each week to the course, the following hours are a minimum requirement:
Meditation for Wellbeing = 120 hours
Certificate in Guiding and Teaching Meditation = 180 hours
Advanced Certificate in Guiding and Teaching Meditation = 220 hours
Post Graduate Diploma in Guiding and Teaching Meditation = 50 hours
We recommend a minimum of 5 hrs a week (not including your private meditation time).
There is a lot that sets the Australian Centre for Holistic Studies apart from other course providers. These are;
The emphasis is on a practical experience that helps you develop confidence and grace when facilitating guided meditation for others. You are nurtured in understanding and practicing a variety of meditation techniques which you can then teach others.
By the end of the course, you will be able to guide and teach meditation in many different settings. You will be able to guide original, high-quality meditations that YOU have written and that you can tailor to suit any group or need. Such as:
You can tailor your study path to suit your unique interests and goals with our wide range of electives:
Watch our video below for a more detailed description of the electives available.
The courses are suitable for:
The course has a holistic focus and learning style. No discussion of meditation would be complete without exploring the benefits of meditation for spiritual and personal growth, however, the training is non-denominational.
The Certificate and Advanced Certificate in Guiding and Teaching Meditation is delivered in a user-friendly way and your support is personalised and very thorough.
There are no starting dates for this meditation teacher training so you can begin now! Flexible payment plans are available that allow you to spread your payments and make this high-quality course very affordable.
Upon graduation, you will receive an extensive marketing information pack to help you promote your business. You will also have access to resources and advice from your coaches and course author Lisa Forde via our students and graduates forum. If you wish to, you can elect to have your meditation business seen in our Find a Teacher directory on this website.
Download your prospectus at the upper right of the screen.
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