With the growing awareness of the benefits of mindfulness there is a developing interest in what is required of a mindfulness teacher.
To become qualified as a mindfulness teacher takes a minimum of two years postgraduate training. In the UK courses are available at Exeter, Bangor and Oxford.
These three centres have come together and have developed UK teacher guidelines, and if you are interested in becoming a qualified mindfulness teacher we recommend that you have a look at these. UK Mindfulness Based Teachers Guidelines