OUR LICENSED PROFESSIONAL COURSES ARE AMONG THE MOST HIGHLY ACCREDITED MEDITATION & HOLISTIC COUNSELLING COURSES IN THE WORLD

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ACCREDITED TEACHER TRAINING COURSE

 

You will be able to work for yourself teaching meditation, seated movement meditation, positive self development in the community to groups and individuals.

 

 

YOU MAY ALSO SEEK EMPLOYMENT, IF YOU WISH AT:

 

  • Holistic healthcare centres

  • Wellbeing clinics

  • Health clubs

  • Natural therapies centres

  • Retreats

  • Respite centres

  • Community centres

 

Course 1:

Certificate Level - 12 modules of 120 study hrs.  (3 months part time)

Certificate in Meditation Teaching

Certificate in Holistic Counselling Skills for Meditation Teachers

Certificate in Meditation Teaching & Holistic Human Development

There are 12 modules covered in each foundational Certificate Course all of which are delivered face to face within a classroom environment.

Course Duration - 3 months Minimum  of 120 study hours.

Module 1: Foundation studies in Meditation

History and theory of meditation

Meditation in the western world - Brainwaves in meditation

Meditation techniques and styles

Developing meditation routines

Deepening and refining your practice

Module 2: Understanding Stress Cause & Effect

Understanding stress

Psychological causes of stress

The fight-or flight response

Physiology of the stress response

(Human behavioural manifestations of fight-or-flight

Negative effects of the stress response in humans

Positive stress Management)

Meditation development and practice

Chakra meditation

Concentrative meditation

Mindfullness meditation

 

Module 3: Foundations of Human Happiness

The psychology of happiness

Subconscious programming and reprogramming

States of mind

Fundamentals of self image

The pursuit of happiness

Subconscious programming & reprogramming Guided meditation

(creative visualisation)

 

Module 4: Tools for Healing

Tools for healing

Positive thinking skills

Foundations of mind-body medicine meditation as a healing tool & hypnotic states, journaling and gratitude

Understanding affirmations

Tools for developing a positive self image.

Meditation as a healing tool

Movement meditation

 

Module 5: Meditation Styles & Techniques

Poses and positions

Breath work

Chakras and energy meditation

Guided meditation & creative visualisation

Mantras and affirmations

Gentle seated movement meditation (formally chair yoga)

 

Module 6: Teaching Styles & Techniques

Before you teach

Talking to groups & group leadership skills

Answering questions about meditation

Leading guided meditations

Overcoming obstacles to meditation practice,

creating safe and effective teaching environments

Group leadership skills

Module 7: Working with Specific Groups

Teenagers

Teaching various meditation styles

Working with teenagers

Working with people with physical disabilities

Working with people with emotional disorders

Working with health care professionals

Business clients and corporate groups

Dealing with difficult clients

 

Module 8: Counselling & Coaching Skills

A client-centred approach

Your role as holistic counsellor

Building the foundations of happiness (Tools)

Outcomes of holistic counselling

The holistic counselling sessions

Assessment and introspection

Goal setting

Support part

Listening skills

Holistic counselling tools for meditation teachers

* Life charting

* Reflection time

* Needs assessment chart

* Gratitude journal

* Worry time

* Positive thinking skills

* Affirmations

* Meditation as a healing tool

 

Module 9: Running Classes & Workshops

Basic meditation

Designing courses and workshops

Integrity and intentions

Setting the scene

Creating strong foundations for your groups

Understanding learning styles

Choosing your teaching style

Great teaching techniques and tips

Student management

Working with seniors

Choosing venues

Module 10: Corporate & Community Settings

Corporate stress management workshop

(Includes corporate teachers course manual)

Approaching community groups and organisations

Volunteer work

Teaching online - Using zoom corporate stress management

 

Module 11: 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

Joining organisations

Insurance and legalities

 

Module 12: Marketing - The Key to success

Understanding the power of branding

Targeted marketing and advertising

Building your community

How to find and use free advertising

Public image

Final review

Your graduation

For Postgraduate: 

Certified students are able to continue their studies to Accredited courses that will certify you as an EXPERT in your field.

With options from Certificate in Meditation Teaching to Masters in Holistic Counselling, We Have the Course for You!

 

Course duration 3 months part-time - 10 hrs study per week x 12 weeks

IICT RECOGNISED CERTIFICATION:

(1) Meditation

(2) Holistic Counselling skills for meditation teachers

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

Course commencement dates:

 Sunday 28 March 2021 - 10am to 4.30pm

Every second Sunday 2 modules per Sunday for 12 Weeks.

Your Investment
 
Payment in full on enrollment $1495
Payment plan - $1795 To secure your enrolment a deposit of $455 + 10 x weekly payments $134
Limited spots available
No classes during school Holidays or on public holidays

Course 2:  

Certificate in Corporate Stress management & Holistic Training and Assessment (min 220hrs) 35 Modules

(6 months part time)

This course focuses on developing your skills as a Corporate Stress Management Consultant and using your qualifications to help build strong workplace stress management programs, better self-esteem among employees, stronger workplace teams and greater productivity levels for business owners.

You will be able to work for yourself teaching meditation, seated movement meditations, positive self development in the corporate community, to groups and individual business owners.

YOU MAY ALSO SEEK EMPLOYMENT, IF YOU WISH AT:

  • Holistic healthcare centres

  • Wellbeing centres

  • Sporting clubs

  • Natural therapies centres

  • Retreats

  • Respite centres

  • Community centres

   

Unit 1:  Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human development (12 Modules)

Unit 2: Holistic Training and Assessment (20hrs) 19 Modules

  • Introduction

  • Before you teach

  • Your teaching space

  • Setting the scene

  • Creating strong foundations

  • Learning styles

  • Delivery techniques

  • student management

  • Teaching online

  • Teaching via zoom

  • Maintaining your cool

  • Counselling and coaching skills for trainers and  assessors

  • Assessments

  • Designing workshops

  • Working from home

  • Marketing your training and assessment courses

Unit: 3 Postgraduate Certificate in Corporate Stress Management (80hrs) 4 Modules

  • Corporate stress management and what corporate stress management consultant does

  • Understanding your corporate stress management students and clients

  • How to market your corporate stress management services and attract clients to your business

  • Conduct Corporate Stress Management consultations to assess your prospective client's needs

  • Assess and analyse your corporate client's needs

  • Design Corporate Stress Management proposals and provide quotes

  • Calculate fees and costs for your services

  • Source and book suitable venues for workshops when onsite workshops are not an option

  • Design class plans for corporate stress management courses and workshops

  • Materials and equipment for conducting corporate stress management courses and workshops

  • Holistic counselling for corporate clients

  • Teach stress management and meditation to executives and upper management

  • Tools and procedures for corporate clients

  • Workplace health and safety

  • Managing difficult and unwilling participants

  • Assessing and reporting on productivity in the workplace

  • Facilitating corporate retreats

  • Providing ongoing programs

  • Developing your professional reputation and public image

  • Creating an online presence

  • Developing confidence and professionalism

 

IICT Recognised Certification:

Meditation 

Holistic Counselling skills for Meditation Teachers

Stress management

Course commencement dates:

Sunday 28 March 2021 - 10am to 4.30pm

Every second Sunday 2 modules per Sunday for 12 Weeks.

YOUR INVESTMENT
Payment in full on enrolment $2,695
Payment Plan - $2895 to secure your enrolment a deposit of $495 + 20 weekly payments of $120
Limited spots available

No classes during school Holidays or on public holidays

Course 3:

Advanced Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development (Min 360hrs) 24 modules (1 Year Part Time)

This course focuses on developing your skills as a Meditation teacher and delves into the practicalities of holistic counselling therapy. Developing the students knowledge in mind body medicine.It provides a deeper understanding of the simple and practical tools we can assist clients or students in developing. a more positive and healthier thinking process.

Unit 1: Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development (120hrs) 12 Modules

Unit 2: Post graduate Certificate in Autonomic Nervous System Realignment Therapy (80hrs) 4 Modules

  • Introduction

  • How you will be able to use autonomic nervous system reprogramming

  • The study of the ANS (autonomic nervous system)

  • Dr Bruce Lipton

  • Language

  • The three brains

  • The autonomic nervous system

  • Neurochemicals

  • The endocrine system

  • Module summary

  • The Autonomic Nervous System (ANS)

  • The Amygdala

  • The Central Nervous System (CNS)

  • What a nerve consists of

  • The evolution of human Consciousness

  • Homeostasis

  • The heart brain

  • The gut brain

  • Reprogramming the autonomic nervous system by changing our perceptions and beliefs

  • Finding beliefs to change

  • belief changing technique

Required reading:

Beyond the relaxation response: How to harness the healing Power of your Personal Beliefs by Herbert Benson MD

The Biology of Belief: Unleashing the Power of Consciousness,

Matter and Miracles by Bruce. H. Lipton PHD

Unit 3: Postgraduate Certificate in Brain-Body Medicine (80hrs) 4 Modules

  • Introduction to the Brain body medicine (Psychophysiology)

  • The Role the Brain Body Therapist (Psychophysiology Therapist)

  • Introduction to Brain Body Medicine

  • The Physiology of Belief

  • Traumatic Beliefs

  • The Power to Heal

  • The Faith Factor and How to Provide it

  • Providing Evidence for your clients

  • Placebo- The Science Behind Brain Body Medicine

  • Diagnose and Seeking the Cause of illness

  • Guiding Clients to Self-diagnose and healing

  • Psychophysiology Diagnostic Tools

  • How to work with Damaging Belief Systems and Conditioning

  • Medical Meditation

  • Writing the Prescription

  • Tools for the Psychophysiology Therapist

  • Building Clientele

  • Referring and Networking

Required Reading:

Mind Over Medicine: Heal Your Thoughts Cure Your Body by Lisa Rankin MD

Unit 4: Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Holistic Counselling for Meditation Teachers (80hrs) 4 Modules

  • Introduction to advanced Holistic Counselling

  • Seeing Clients- Individual and Group Therapy

  • Humanistic Psychology

  • Emotions and Counselling

  • Relationship Counselling and counselling Couples

  • Counselling Young Adults

  • Trauma Counselling

  • Counselling Clients with Depression

  • Mediating

  • Running Group Counselling and Therapy Sessions

  • Fight or Flight and the Relaxation Response review

  • Powerful Tools for Holistic Counselling

  • Creative Expression Therapy

Required reading:

The Games People Play by Eric Bernie PH

 

IICT Recognised Certification:

Meditation Teacher

Holistic Counselling skills for Meditation Teachers

Autonomic Nervous System Realignment

Brain Body Medicine

Advanced Holistic Counselling for Meditation Teachers

Graduates can use the letters:

Cert.Med.(MBEd)

Course commencement dates:

Sunday 28 March 2021 - 10am to 4.30pm

Every second Sunday 2 modules per Sunday for 12 Weeks.

Postgraduate TBC

YOUR INVESTMENT

Payment in full on enrolment $3055

Payment Plan - $3355 to secure your enrolment a deposit of $505 + 25 weekly payments of $114

Limited spots available

No classes during school Holidays or on public holidays

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