Awake in the Wild Teacher Training Application

In addition to the application form below, to be considered for the course you will need to submit a 2-3 min video of you speaking directly to camera, saying how meditation has impacted your life and why you want to take the course. To submit the video, you’ll need to upload it to your own personal YouTube or Vimeo account and paste the link into your application form. Please do not attempt to upload the video file into your application form. Doing so will prevent the successful submission of your application.

 

Before applying, please note that applicants should have:

1. A minimum of five years regular meditation practice (mindfulness based)
2. Attended at least two silent mindfulness retreats of a minimum of five days each
3. Extensive experience being in nature
4. Meditation teaching experience

Exceptions concerning these guidelines are at the discretion of the faculty.


 

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To complete your application, please submit a 2-3 minute YouTube or Vimeo video of you speaking directly to camera, saying how meditation has impacted your life and why you want to take the course. PLEASE ONLY PROVIDE THE LINK TO YOUR YOUTUBE OR VIMEO VIDEO HERE. Do not try to upload your video directly to this application, as it will cause your application to fail to be submitted.

When you submit your application, please also send a photograph of yourself to Mark's assistant, Jen, at jen@awakeinthewild.com for Mark's files.

NOTE: It may take a moment for your application to go through once you have hit the "Submit" button. Please do not navigate away from this page until you receive an onscreen confirmation message that your application has been successfully received. If you do not receive a confirmation message, then it likely the application has not been successfully submitted. Please check that you have filled in all of the required fields before resubmitting. If you continue to have problems, please write to Mark's assistant, Jen, at jen@awakeinthewild.com.