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 CERTIFIED PRACTICE GROUP LEADER

 

This is the first level of our certification pathway and is geared to those who want more training to reach a greater audience and who might be interested in becoming a Spring Forest Level One Trainer or Certified Instructor. Practice Group Leaders may lead groups at no charge, or set a donation or small fee to their practice groups.

 

PRE-REQUISITE

  • Spring Forest Qigong Level One for Health live training in person with a qualified instructor
  • Spring Forest Qigong Level Two for Healing live training in person with a qualified instructor
  • 5 Element Qigong Healing Movements Online Course or Self-Study Package

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

The application process is as simple as 1, 2, 3.

1. After purchasing the Online Training Program ($79), you will fill out a short application form.

We will manually check to make sure you fulfill the prerequisites and then we will send you another email with further instructions.

2. Take the Certification Training Online
3. Take the Certification Exam Online

After taking the online training program and passing the test (score of 70% or above), you will be a Certified Practice Group Leader.  A certificate in .pdf format will be emailed to you after successfully completing the training program. You have 30 days to pass the test, and you can take the test as many times as needed.

Once you are certified as a Spring Forest Qigong Certified Practice Group Leader, you are certified for life.  There is no re-certification needed to maintain your Certified Practice Group Leader certification.

 

BENEFITS OF BEING A CERTIFIED PRACTICE GROUP LEADER

  • You will be listed as a Certified Practice Group Leader on the Spring Forest Qigong website so people who are interested in joining a practice group in your area can find you.
  • Monthly practice group leader/practice group member calls
  • Access to “Tools for Success” - a set of easy-to-use marketing tools.
    • Templates for making brochures to market your practice groups
    • A business card template with the Spring Forest Qigong Certified Practice Group Leader Badge
    • Best practices submitted by other Group Leaders outlining topics like practice building, and other topics pertinent to a practice group setting.
    • Topic guideline content in PowerPoint format for up to 24 sessions.

 

READY TO APPLY

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FAQ

Certified Practice Group Leader

How long do I have to complete the online training and exam after I purchase the online training?

There is a 30-day window to complete the online training and exam.

Do I have to have a practice group in order to take the certified practice group leader training?

No, you do not.

Do I have to run a practice group after I am certified?

That is up to you what you want to do with the certification. However, if you are on the Trainer/ Instructor path, it would be wise to run practice groups to deepen both your practice, and working with groups.

I run practice groups, do I have to get certified?

No, you do not have to be certified. The benefits of becoming certified are:

-Listing as a Certified Practice Group Leader on the Spring Forest Qigong website so people who are interested in joining a practice group in your area can find you.

-Access to “Tools for Success” - a set of easy-to-use marketing tools. These include:

•Templates for making brochures to market your practice groups.

•A business card template with the Spring Forest Qigong Certified Practice Group Leader Badge.

•Best practices submitted by other Group Leaders outlining topics like practice building, and other topics pertinent to a practice group setting.

•Ready to share topic guideline content for up to 24 sessions.

How long is my certification good for?

Certified Practice Group Leaders (and only Certified Practice Group Leaders) are certified for life.


I am certified as a practice group leader, can I teach a Spring Forest Qigong class?

No, you cannot teach until you have earn the certification to do so.

Do I need to be re-certified?

No, you do not need to be re-certified. Certified Practice Group Leaders are certified for life. However, we encourage you to stay involved in SFQ classes and retreats. Perhaps you will decide to continue in your training to become a healer or instructor.

Where can I find support for running my practice groups?

Once you become certified you will have access to the “Toolbox for Success”. That will contain a wealth of information and best practices for you to use.


Can I charge for my practice groups?

Yes, once you are certified you may charge for your groups. Prices are determined by you. This information is covered in the online training.

Am I only allowed to share Spring Forest Qigong Level 1 and Level 2 information to my practice group, since Level 1 and 2 are the requirements?

Yes. If you have taken Level 3, you may want to incorporate some insights from that level. Especially as groups mature, it may be invigorating to have new insights and wisdom to share with them.

 


 

IMPORTANT

All Spring Forest Qigong Certified Professionals are required to uphold the highest standards of ethics and behavior.

Spring Forest Qigong reserves the right to revoke any certification if a Certified Professional takes actions that reflect unfavorably on Spring Forest Qigong and/or engages in unlicensed use of the Spring Forest Qigong brand name and Spring Forest Qigong copyrighted material anywhere in the world. If you are unsure of the appropriate use of the Spring Forest Qigong brand name, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

If you believe a Spring Forest Qigong Certified Professional has exhibited unethical behavior, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. To report suspected unlicensed use of the Spring Forest Qigong brand name, please fill out a form at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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