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Albir Bay panoramic for top banner 1536 x 768         The Stunning Training location on the Mediterranean Coast in Albir, Costa Blanca, Spain            

100hr Advanced Level 2 Course TTR2 with

Mindful Academy International 25th September - 4th October 2018

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MBSR Teacher Training Coastal Retreat, 10 day Non-residential or 11 night Residential course at the 4 star Albir Playa Hotel and Spa with Kathy Ward, Senior International MBSR Teacher Training, co-founder of Mindful Academy and Director of Training of Mindful Academy International. For more details of Kathy please click here

The course is held in the small family resort of Albir on the Mediterranean coast and at the foot of the Sierra Gelada Natural Park. Albir has easy direct access from Alicante Airport with the Beniconnect Shuttle service directly to the Hotel door, and with many low cost operators flying directly to Alicante Airport, getting here could not be easier.

The September TTR2 starts on Tuesday 25th September at 07.00am For details of a typical day please click here If you book accommodation arrival day is Monday 24th September 2018.

This TTR2 finishes on Thursday 4th October 2018 at 8pm. If you book accommodation departure is Friday 5th October.

Prices -

Course without accommodation 1495 - perfect for those who love the flexibility of where to stay. With a range of Hotels, Apartments and of course AirBnB there is something to suit every taste and pocket. 

Course with option accommodation in either a twin room (two share) or single room in the 3 Star Rober Palas Hotel (a 10 minute walk from the venue) or the 4 Star Albir Playa Hotel and Spa (the venue) 

4 Star Albir Playa Hotel and Spa special 20% discounted rates:

  • SINGLE ROOM WITH BREAKFAST: 78,96€ per room and night
  • SINGLE ROOM HALF BOARD: 88,96€ per room and night
  • PLUS Book early and get a further 15% discount on these prices!
  • Please note, due to extra discounts final price will be confirmed by the Celia Pulido the Albir Playa Events Manager at time of booking.
    Optional Extras
  • Deluxe room: 12€ supplement per person and night
  • Pool View: 4,8€ supplement per person and day
  • Hotel Payment Terms - 1 nights accommodation 5 days before the course starts, with the balance on arrival.

3 Star Rober Palas Hotel -

coming soon! 

Full Board is also available at both Hotels, however most students enjoy the flexibility of exploring the resort, lazing on the beach with a picnic, eating lunch overlooking the mediteranean sea or spending time over a delicious Artisan coffee! 

Prices shown above are for accommodation booked with Mindful Academy International. 

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Whats included in the price for both residential and non residential bookings -

  • All course tuition
  • Additional manual pages supporting every aspect of teaching the 8 week MBSR Course
  • Unique to Mindful Academy International -
    • 1 x 60 minute private Supervision session to get you started on the pre-course preparation (worth €50)
    • 7 x 60 minute Group Supervision sessions, email support and forum to support your teacher training pathway and Advanced course preparation (worth €245)
    • 1 x 60 minute private Supervision session on your return home to discuss the MBI-TAC and your next teacher training pathway steps (worth €50)
  • Mindful Academy International 8 week MBSR Course Session Plans and Participant Manual with authorisation to use when teaching live in person MBSR 8 Week courses. 
  • QUalified MBSR Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Certificate on successful graduation from both the Foundation and Advanced courses giving you the opportunity to register as a Teacher with the Yoga Alliance Professionals to demonstrate that you have taken a professional MBSR Teacher Training Course
  • 1 x Breakfast in the Albir Playa Hotel and Spa on the silent retreat day, so that we can practice silence and mindful eating together
  • Tea, water, fruit, biscuits
  • 1 Entry into the Albir Playa Hotel and Spa Senses Spa on the silent retreat day to enjoy just 'being'!
  • On going mentoring by email and optional MBSR Mindfulness Meditation Supervision in line with the Mindfulness Best Practice Guidelines
  • Accommodation at the 4 Star Albir Playa Hotel & Spa or 3 Star Rober Palas Hotel if booked. Please note prices shown are for bookings made thru Mindful Academy International. 

How to Book your space on the Advanced Course TTR2 UK accredited MBSR Teacher Training

  • Pre course requirements -
  • Previously attended a mindfulness-based ‘Teacher Training Retreat level 1’ with us, or an equivalent programme with another organization (contact us if you are not sure about equivalency). TTR1 with Mindful Academy, Mindful Academy International or Mindful Academy Solterreno are automatically accepted. 
  • Attend a 7 day Silent retreat as a participant before attending the Advanced MBSR Teacher Training course. You can book your space before going on the Retreat.
  • Complete and return the application form Download it here 
  • On acceptance, pay the €600 deposit
  • Arrange a 60 minute online Supervision call to get you started on the Advanced pre-course study (worth €50)
  • Watch the pre-advanced course study videos and join the live forum to support your preparation (worth €200)
  • Complete the required pre-course study

Attend the 100hr MBSR Advanced Course TTR2 -

  • Attend the 10 day Advanced course at the 4 star Albir Playa Hotel and Spa (link is external) either on a non residential or residential basis
  • The Advanced Training is an intensive experiential training retreat offering space for nourishment, inspiration and learning. An opportunity to engage in a personal and group learning process which is designed to support and deepen understanding and skills in teaching and integrating mindfulness-based approaches in professional practice, in particular indepth workshops on teaching and experiential learning of the full 8 week MBSR Course. 
  • The course includes assesment, feedback and development with the Mindfulness-based Intervention Teaching Assessment Criteria (MBI-TAC) and also how to take the MBI-TAC forward to support your own development as a teacher.
  • You will receive the Mindful Academy International 8 Week MBSR Course Session Plans and Participants Handbook so that you can start to teach straight away, along with additional manual pages. 

Following the Level 2 Advanced TTR2 Course  -

  • Arrange your one hour private online Supervision call to discuss the feedback from the formal assessments and your next steps (worth €50) 
  • Continue your Personal and Professional development as discussed during the Mindfulness-based Teaching Assessment Criteria (MBI-TAC) feedback and Supervision session
  • It is recommended that you undertake ongoing Supervision and development as outlined in the Mindfulness Good Practice Guidelines

Gain a Recognised Qualification -

On successful completion of both the Foundation and Advanced courses with us, you will be awarded the full 200hr Mindfulness MBSR Teacher Training certificate and be eligable to join both our list of Mindfulness MBSR Teachers. You will also be able to join the Yoga Alliance Professionals as a Registered Teacher - if you upgrade from student to Registered Teacher within 14 days of Graduation, you will receive a 35 pound discount. 

Once you have completed your profile and added the Yoga Alliance professionals membership logo to your own website your profile will be live and you can start promoting yourself by advertising classes, workshops, books, products, jobs, coupons, and much more!

PLEASE NOTE -  if you have taken the TTR1 course with other organisations and are accepted to take the TTR2 with us, you will receive a certificate for the 100hr MBSR Advanced Teacher Training Course. You will still be eligable to join our list of Mindfulness MBSR Teachers, your listing will show that you have taken the MBSR Advanced Teacher Training course with us, however you will not be eligable to join the Yoga Alliance Professionals. 

Spaces are limited so Apply Now! 

Download the application form by clicking Mindful Academy International Mindfulness MBSR Meditation Advanced Teacher Training Course Application Form Complete and return as soon as possible to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as spaces are limited.

If you are unsure if your TTR1 is counted as equivelant, please contact us  Director of Training Kathy Ward will be happy to discuss your application to answer any questions you may have.

Early booking recommended! and of course if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Director of Training, Kathy Ward on +44 1225 294483