Review the pre-requisites

We have found that to be effective, Koru Mindfulness teachers need a strong background in the study and practice of mindfulness. Additionally, experience with teaching or running groups, working with young adults, and working with diverse populations will be a strong asset. Visit our pre-requisites page to learn more.


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There is a $50 non-refundable application fee.


Application review

The faculty of the Center for Koru Mindfulness will review your application and contact you at the email address you provide. Please contact us online or by email (info@korumindfulness.org) if you have any questions about this process.



If accepted into the program, you will be notified and invited to complete payment and register for our Phase 1 training workshop (you will have up to one year to register after receiving your acceptance letter). Your $50 application fee will be credited towards your tuition costs. If you are not accepted, the faculty will give suggestions on how to improve your application and you are welcome to re-apply in the future.