Soundbath Training FAQ – All your training questions are answered here!

If you would like to become a Soundbath Practitioner, sign up for SoundbathPlayer™ Group Event Leader™ Course. Learn more about our Soundbath Practitioner training here.

Our Soundbath Training covers how to play gongs, crystal singing bowls, Himalayan singing bowls (metal bowls – sometimes called Tibetan singing bowls), ocean/wave drums, chimes, drums, and other common sound bath instruments. Learn more about sound bath instruments here.

If you take SoundbathPlayer™ Group Event Leader™ Course you will learn the skills necessary to play group sound baths.

Our Soundbath Practitioner Training is for learning how to play sound baths. We do not teach students how to train others to play. All students who attend the course must agree they will not teach the information and techniques they learn. A signed NDA is required to take our soundbath training.

Students learn all about sound bath science in the training.

No, you do not need to own any instruments before you take our courses. We recommend you wait until after the course as you will learn valuable information that will help you choose the right instruments for you.

There are many different combinations of instruments you can play in a sound bath. You do not need a “chakra set” of singing bowls to play a sound bath.  We suggest you wait until after the Level 1 Soundbath Training to purchase any instruments.

Yes! We sell instruments from all the top makers! Students get special discounts too!

The time to hear the instruments at the center are during your course. We do not currently offer listening at any other time and we only carry a few options at the center. Most instruments are shipped or special ordered and picked up at the center.

Yes! An online only version of our soundbath training is expected to launch late 2023/early 2024.

Students receive a “Certificate of Completion” after completing all the requirements of each course.

Jamie Bechtold is one of the pioneers in the sound bath world. She has been playing group sound baths for almost 20 years. Playing sound baths has been her full-time profession for over 15 years. Robert Lee has been playing sound baths for 6 years and has 25 years of experience teaching fitness, breathwork, and wellness techniques.

We will arrange private sound bath training for groups. Please contact us for details. We do not offer individual private sound bath training.

If you have additional questions related to the soundbath training that are not answered here, or on the training info page, please email your questions to

Soundbath Training Policy FAQ

Burbank Airport is the closest and easiest airport to fly into. There are numerous hotels within a few miles and many students have had wonderful experiences with local Airbnbs.

Yes, you may transfer to another date for a $100 fee, providing you give at least 24 hour notice.

Yes, all trainings have a minimum age requirement of 18 years old.

No, we do not offer any public scholarships.