The Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development

Fast Facts

Limited places.

Next course commencement dates:

28 September 2020

19 October 2020


This course is offered completely online.

12 weeks part time (10 hours per week) or 6 weeks full time (20 hours per week).



Limited positions – this course typically fills quickly so please enrol soon to guarantee your position.



Graduates will receive the Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development and are entitled to use the letters Cert.Med.Hol.Couns. (IMTTA)

The Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development offers 3 certificate sin one internationally industry accredited course.

Includes:
Certificate of Meditation Teaching,
Certificate in Chair Yoga Instruction and
Certificate in Holistic Counselling and Life Coaching.

You can choose to complete further postgraduate courses after graduating from the Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development, as standalone short courses if you wish. Completion of an additional four postgraduate courses after completion of your Certificate course will elevate your qualification to the Diploma of Meditation Therapy and Holistic Counselling.

Practitioner Registration

All graduates receive an invitation to join the International Meditation Teachers Association (IMTTA) FREE for the first year, as a registered IMTTA Practitioner.

Course Outcomes

On Completion of this Certificate level intensive training course you will be qualified to work as a professional meditation teacher and holistic counsellor.

You will be able to work for yourself teaching meditation, chair yoga and positive life skills in the community to groups and individuals and in the corporate sector as a stress management consultant. You will also be able to provide holistic counselling services. You may also seek employment, if you wish, in holistic healthcare centres, wellbeing clinics, health clubs, natural therapies centres and retreats, gymnasiums, respite centres and community centres as well as several other areas that seek to employ qualified holistic therapists with a focus on meditation therapy and positive self-development.

On completion, you will have the skills, qualifications and confidence to develop a solid general holistic wellbeing practice and you will have ongoing practitioner support to assist you in successfully developing your practice.

You will be able to register for full membership with the International Institute of Complementary Therapist, the International Meditation Teachers Association and the Complementary Medical Association as well as with the International Meditation Teacher Trainers Association. This training course is among the most highly accredited meditation teacher and holistic counsellors training course in the world and you will also be able to obtain professional insurance.

Course Modules

Studies in Chair Yoga, Holistic Counselling and Meditation Techniques are a core component throughout all course modules.

 

Module One - Foundation Studies in Meditation
History and Theory of Meditation
Developing Meditation routines
Deepening and refining your own practice

 

Module Two – Stress; Understanding Cause & Effect
Understanding stress
Physiological responses to stress
Psychological causes of stress

 

Module Three - Foundations of Human Happiness
The psychology of happiness
Subconscious programming and reprogramming
States of mind & Fundamentals of self-image

 

Module Four - Tools for Healing
Tools for healing
Positive thinking skills
Foundations of Mind-Body Medicine
Meditation as a healing tool & Hypnotic states

 

Module Five - Meditation Styles and Techniques
Poses and positions
Breath work
Chakras and energy Meditations
Guided Meditations & visualization
Mantras and affirmations in Meditation

 

Module Six - Teaching
Talking to groups & Group leadership skills
Answering questions about Meditation Leading guided Meditations
Overcoming obstacles to Meditation practice
Creating safe and effective teaching environments

 

Module Seven - Working with Specific Groups
Teenagers
People with disabilities
Health care professionals & business clients
Difficult clients

 

Module Eight - Counselling & Coaching Skills
Client-centred approach
Active listening skills
Identifying obstacles
Case studies

 

Module Nine - Running Classes and Workshops
Basic Meditation
The Inner Voyage Course (Meditation, Stress Management & Personal Development Combination)
Inner Voyage Teen Program (Meditation for Teenagers)
Choosing Venues

 

Module Ten - Corporate and Community Settings
Corporate stress management and relaxation workshops
Approaching community groups and organizations
Volunteer and community work

 

Module Eleven – Small Business Management
Ethics and Professionalism
Your public profile
Fundamentals of customer service
Maintaining student/client records
Charging for your services
Running a small home office

 

Module Twelve – Marketing; The key to success
Understanding the power of branding, targeted marketing and advertising
The Internet - How to use free advertising for your business
Public image

 

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