Online - Foundational Teacher Training Programme - Weekly teaching block format - Fridays - 09.00 - 17.00 UK Time
Date: 03/09/2021 - 12/08/2022
Location: Online

The aim of this online training programme provides a solid platform for developing your teaching. The course is suitable for those who have completed the prerequisites for the course and are willing to work within the OMC's Ethical Guidelines for MBCT Teachers.

This training also would enable you to register with the international register - ACCESSMBCT

The training is suitable for both clinicians and for those aiming to teach in a non-clinical setting.  Once you have completed this programme you will have completed training to teach two MBCT curricula

Professionals working in a clinical setting will be trained to teach Mindfulness for Life (MBCT-L) and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy for Depression (MBCT-D)

Those not working in a clinical setting will be trained to teach Mindfulness for Life (MBCT-L) and Finding Peace in a Frantic World.

Teaching days are all from 09:00 - 17:00 UK Time Zones on: 03/09/2021 / 10/09/2021 / 17/09/2021 / 24/09/2021 / 01/10/2021 / 08/10/2021 / 15/10/2021 / 22/10/2021 / 14/01/2022 / 07/02/2022 / 08/02/2022 / 09/02/2022 / 10/02/2022 / 11/02/2022 / 29/04/2022 / 03/06/2022 / 10/06/2022 / 17/06/2022 / 24/06/2022 / 01/07/2022 / 08/07/2022 / 05/08/2022 / 12/08/2022 plus an additional 3/4 days to be determined.

Dates may be subject to change - will be confirmed by end of January 2021

Fees & availability

Supported Rate - for those with low incomes: £3550.00
Standard Rate - pays facilitator and OMC costs: £3750.00
Supporting Rate - supports others to attend who are on low incomes: £3950.00

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You are required to upload a word document detailing further information to enable us to review your application. Please ensure you have completed this form and have it ready to upload before you proceed. You can access this detailed application form here. Once you have completed the word application please progress with this form and attach to complete your application.

Documents to upload

Full Application Form

Please also send in a 3 minute (max) zoom recording to admin@oxfordmindfulness.org introducing yourself and answering this question:
What role can your training and mindfulness teaching have in the world.
Please tick to confirm you will email this to the admin team following submission of your form. We will wait for the zoom video before reviewing your application.


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Please also send in a 3 minute (max) zoom recording to admin@oxfordmindfulness.org introducing yourself and answering this question: What role can your training and mindfulness teaching have in the world. Please confirm you will email this to the admin team following submission of your form. We will wait for the zoom video before reviewing your application

We ask that people who join our courses online have considered that both the environment and their technical equipment is suitable to engage in this format and support confidentiality for the whole group. Please confirm you have understood and agree to this online criteria, including the environment and the participant confidentiality which is different with online courses.

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