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 or just deepen your practice


200 hours, 6 weeks, 1 life-changing training program.


An interactive online course with one week in-residence led by world renowned teacher Davidji.

Developed by Unplug Meditation Founder Suze Yalof Schwartz, and Davidji, who has certified over 1,500 meditation instructors around the globe, 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.


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:

Weeks 1–5: 
Online + From Home

April 9th – May 13th, 2018

  • Weekly lessons & videos by Davidji
  • 3 group webinars (including 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

Week 6: In-Residence at Unplug Meditation Studio in santa monicA

May 14th - 19th, 2018

  • Full morning-to-night days with breaks throughout
  • 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
  • Graduation

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

Completion of

  • Weekly readings/assignments
  • Quizzes
  • Books
  • 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
  • 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

about 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.





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about unplug

Unplug Meditation has served over 26,000 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 20 spots available.


  • 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 20 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 in-residence portion of the training as such is necessary to graduate with certification. Unfortunately, because we only have 20 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.



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