Feel Confident To Guide Anyone In Meditation
200 hours, 6 weeks, 1 life-changing training program with davidji
Meditation not only brings out the best version of ourselves but has a powerful ripple effect on everyone around us. Our certified teachers have traveled from over 10 countries, opened studios across the globe and are teaching at unplug, in large corporations and privately around the world.
June 24 - August 3, 2019
(Week 6 in-residence: July 29 - August 3, 2019)
Learn From the Best
An interactive online course with one week in-residence led by world renowned teacher davidji, who has certified over 1,500 meditation instructors around the globe. davidji makes it simple, powerful and fun and you will have the solid foundation and credentials to teach anywhere.
Developed by Unplug Meditation Founder Suze Yalof Schwartz, and Davidji, the Unplug Meditation teacher training is designed to give you a solid foundation of meditation and mindfulness practices that will transform you and your future students. We make it engaging , fun and help you find your voice as a teacher. Walk away with a deepened practice and friendships that will last forever.
Is This For You?
Are you looking to deepen your meditation practice? Do you dream of sharing meditation with the world? Become an Unplug certified teacher with our modern approach to meditation. Discover how to keep it simple, interesting and inspirational. Learn what it takes to lead a class with passion, purpose, and spread the power of calm with everyone in your path. Develop your own voice and signature style that will separate and distinguish your teaching. Gain the confidence to lead a room, hold space for others, and create a daily personal meditation practice that you'll fall in love with.
How It Works
The training consists of:
Online + From Home
June 24 – July 28, 2019
Weekly lessons & videos by Davidji
3 group webinars (1 pre-training, 1 during, 1 post-training)
1 one-on-one Skype session with Davidji
Weekly assignments and quizzes
Required and optional reading materials & books
35 Days of Transformation on the Unplug Meditation app
In-Residence at Unplug Meditation Studio in Santa Monica, CA
July 29 - August 3, 2019
9am-5pm days with breaks throughout (9am-12pm on Saturday)
Live lectures, lessons and guidance with Davidji
Plenty of in-person practice
Lead large group classes
Take in-studio classes & meet Unplug teachers
Guest teachers for mini intensives (e.g. sound healing)
Graduation & Certification
Students will receive a certificate of completion after fulfilling all course requirements.
Graduates of Davidji's teaching programs have taught around the world and have built successful careers from their classes & workshops.
- Intro to Meditation - what it is and what it’s not
- Background on the history of meditation & different modalities
- The science & benefits of meditation (physical, mental, emotional, spiritual)
- The power of the pattern interrupt
- Ethics & conduct of becoming a meditation teacher
- The answers to common FAQs from students & helping to solve common problems students face
- The components & structure of teaching a class
- Weekly readings/assignments
- 35 Days of Transformation on Unplug Meditation app
- An Unplug sampler of different in-studio classes
- Mindfulness, Mantra, Sound Bath, Breathwork, Aromatherapy, Crystal Healing, Guided Imagery, etc.
- Unplug Teacher Training booklet
- Access to Unplug teachers and in-studio classes during the in-residence
- Free access to the Unplug Meditation app throughout the training
- An Unplug certificate of completion
- Be apart of our private teacher training community platform
- Followup with Davidji
Davidji is an internationally recognized stress-management expert, corporate trainer, meditation teacher, and author of the bestsellers Destressifying: The Real-World Guide to Personal Empowerment, Lasting Fulfillment, and Peace of Mind; Sacred Powers: The Five Secrets to Awakening Transformation; and Secrets of Meditation: A Practical Guide to Inner Peace & Personal Transformation, winner of the Nautilus Book Award.
He is credited with creating the 21-day meditation process, which generated hundreds of meditation challenges throughout the world. Davidji has certified over 1,500 teachers and has taught hundreds of thousands around the world. His fresh and modern approach to meditation is legendary. Spending these 6 weeks under his guidance will be truly transformational.
Unplug Meditation has served over 111,000 meditators and is home to over 300 meditation/wellness teachers. Our clients range from ages 6 to 96, from CEOs of Fortune 500 companies to the everyday stressed-out. Our method works on anyone and everyone willing to commit.
Suze Yalof Schwartz (CEO/Founder) pioneered the world’s first drop-in meditation studio and has been part of the narrative of modern day meditation. She has been credited by the NY Times as making over meditation. Unplug has been featured in Vogue, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Today Show, NBC, GMA + more.
Apply now! Only 25 spots available.
The Fine Print
- Graduation does not guarantee teaching in Unplug studios, app or other Unplug contexts. Graduation does guarantee tools to teach meditation on your own.
- Tuition includes access to training course online, in-residence at Unplug studio & on the Unplug app.
- Tuition does not include hotel accommodations, flights, other transportation, etc.
- Application alone doesn’t guarantee admittance into training
- Possible phone interview with an Unplug representative prior to an invitation to participate
- Accepting no more than 25 applicants
Cancellation policy: If cancellation occurs 2-5 weeks before the program begins, there will be a 25% cancellation fee. If cancellation occurs within 2 weeks before the program begins, no refunds will be given. Please make sure you can attend the entire in-residence portion of the training as such is necessary to graduate with certification. Unfortunately, because we only have 25 spots, no refunds can be given under any circumstances, including if you can no longer participate in the training at any point during the 6 weeks. If you can no longer participate at any point and wish to re-take the next training, there is a $750 fee and you must re-take all 6 weeks.