Professional Level Connected Kids™ Training (3 days) – train to become a Certified Children’s teacher of Meditation – Face-to-face training 

Next dates:

Full professional course (days 1, 2 & 3) Sun 6, Sat 12 & Sun 13 November

Pro-upgrade*: (days 2 & 3) Sat 12 & Sun 13 November

*if you have completed the foundation level in the last 12 months

 

Book here!

 

Course fees

Full professional course: £880 – days 1, 2 and 3

Pro-upgrade: £680 – days 2 and 3.

Your place is secured upon receipt of your full payment or deposit (see payment plan details below)

Text Book

You will need a copy of Connected Kids by Lorraine E. Murray.

 

Location: Nottingham, Mapperley Park

Venue: The Magnolia Therapy Centre, 354 Mansfield Road, NG5 2EF

The conservatory at the Magnolia Therapy Centre, Nottingham

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Training takes place in the gorgeous conservatory. The training day is from 9.30am – 5pm approx (UTC)
Drinks and biscuits are provided. There are shops nearby where you can purchase lunch, 

 

Payment Plan available:

Full professional course (3 days): Secure your place with the deposit of £350. Two further instalments of £265 will be payable, the first a month after your deposit is received, the second a month after that. Details on booking form. Total price £880. Please see terms and conditions regarding payment plans.
Pro-upgrade (2 days – if you have completed the foundation level in the last 12 months). Secure your place with the deposit of £350. Two further instalments of £165 will be payable, the first a month after your deposit is received, the second a month after that. Details on booking form. Total price £680. Please see terms and conditions regarding payment plans.

 

The Connected Kids™ Progamme

You can train to become a certified Kids (and Teens) Meditation teacher through the Connected Kids™ Programme 
If you want to join the growing community of successful and compassionate Kids Meditation Teachers, then book in for this certified training course. You will gain:  
  • an exciting toolkit of mindful activities that help you to successfully teach children (of all ages and abilities).
  • training to develop advanced skills for teaching mindful meditation that supports kids who have special educational needs
  • specialist tools to help you direct your skills and gain the confidence to teach in your community.
  • worldwide certification to gain insurance to teach meditation professionally.
  • support to develop your professional plan to teach kids mindfulness in your community
  •  access to additional online support and an invitation to join the large private Facebook group whose members offer a wealth of support and expertise.
You will learn to work intuitively and compassionately to support young people of all ages and abilities.
The Professional Training is recommended if you want to successfully teach children and teens meditation professionally through:
  • schools,
  • local youth groups,
  • privately to set up your own teaching kids programme
  • working 121 with children or teens
  • as part of your current profession (school teachers, learning assistants, therapists, yoga teachers).
The Connected Kids™  courses are accredited to IMMA  the International Mindfulness and Meditation Alliance 

Logo for the International Mindfulness and Meditation Alliance

 
 
 
 
 
This award winning programme was founded by, Lorraine E Murray, an expert in the field of teaching meditation who regularly speaks on mindfulness summits, has trained students internationally and is the successful author of over 30,000 books sold to help kids learn meditation.
Professional level - girl using a labyrinth as a mindful tool.As a certified Kids Meditation Teacher,  this course gives you the skills to work 1-2-1 with families and children offering a Connected Kids mindfulness session for a child and their support group.
Our commitment to you… you’ll have peace of mind as we run small training sessions (maximum of 10 students to 1 trainer) to ensure you feel fully supported during this experience.
You will feel supported – through exclusive lifetime access to online resources and a community of fellow kids meditation teachers offering ideas and good practice.
 

 

Professional Certification

You’ll be asked to complete assessment workdesigned to support your practical skills and mentor you through your  teaching practice. These include
    • case studies (5 x group and  5 x 1-2-1 sessions),
    • audio/video recording of delivering a meditation to children,
    • essay,
    • **police/disclosure check
    • written test
Assessment deadline:  you have 12 months from the final day of the course/online classroom to complete the assessment work. If you feel you will not be able to complete the assessment work within 12 months you need to submit a request for a 1-2-1 with me before the 12 months is up in order to be given an extension of a further 12 months. The current 1-2-1 fee is £99.  Failure to do this will mean you will have to sit a refresher course at further cost. 
**Disclosure/criminal record checks (or equivalent);  we need to see a copy of a basic disclosure check (or equivalent in your country, officially translated into English, if need be) to confirm that you have a clear history with no criminal charges at the time your disclosure certificate was issued (date valid within 18 months either side of the last online classroom of the Connected Kids training). We will arrange a Zoom call so that we can see your document along with a form of ID (passport, driving licence, etc). Please do not send us an image of it.
During the training you will cover everything in the Foundation Level(please click for details) plus you will… 
  • Explore a wide range of mindfulness and meditation techniques  and apply these to accommodate different abilities/needs in children/teens.
  • Learn how to set up a meditation programme for teaching children professionally
  • Learn how to teach children meditation who have ADHD, on the Autistic spectrum or have additional support needs.
  • Learn how to support the families of those with children with special needs
  • Develop a ‘meditation toolkit’ that can structure bespoke sessions (mandalas, mudras, labyrinths, Professional level - Kids in yoga posescrystals/stones, colour, day-to-day objects)
  • Learn how to work more intuitively with a compassionate practice
  • learn tips for teaching kids/teens who don’t want to learn meditation!
  • Understand the energy centres and the role they play when teaching meditation
  • Learn about which mindful activities are safe to use with different needs.
  • Understand how to help young people process strong reactions to meditation
  • be certified so you can teach professionally (upon completion of coursework)
 
Our commitment to you… you’ll have peace of mind as we run small training groups to ensure you feel fully supported during this experience.
 
If you have further questions or wish to book please click here for contact.
 

 

 

Wellbeing for Kids UK