The Resilience Advantage™
– Skills for Personal and Professional Effectiveness

The Resilience Advantage

Certification to deliver the Resilience Advantage is conducted via five individual tele-mentoring sessions and four days of in person immersive training. Once certified, trainers may conduct public workshops or train staff of nonprofit organizations and for-profit companies, including schools, universities, community and social-service agencies, government institutions, hospitals, clinics and health-care companies and agencies throughout North America. All that’s required is for the Certified Trainer to purchase a participant guidebook for each person they train.

Note: There is another version of The Resilience Advantage specifically for Law Enforcement, other First Responders and Military Service Members. Click to learn more and view a sample lesson.

This license agreement is valid for one year and will automatically renew for additional 1 year periods with annual minimum purchase requirement of HeartMath materials, or the agreed upon Yearly Royalty.

Eligible Candidates Include:

  • Consultants
  • Coaches
  • Counselors
  • Trainers
  • Managers
  • Directors
  • HR Personnel
  • Psychologists
  • Social Workers

HeartMath Certified Training Dates:

Training Dates Registration Closes
December 4-8, 2014  CLASS FULL CLOSED
February 26 - March 2, 2015  CLASS FULL January 15, 2015
April 9 - 12, 2015 (Denver, CO) March 2, 2015
April 23 - 26, 2015 (Orlando, FL) March 12, 2015
June 4 - 8, 2015 April 29, 2015
July 23 - 27, 2015 June 10, 2015
Sept 10 - 13, 2015 (Washington DC) July 29, 2015
October 22 - 26, 2015 September 16, 2015
December 3 - 7, 2015 October 28, 2015

* All dates on West Coast except where indicated.

Click here for information on how to apply for this program.

HeartMath Certified Trainer Program Content

1. Certified Trainer Training and License

The four-day, four-night Certification Training for the Resilience Advantage or Coherence Advantage course includes:

  • Instruction on how to deliver the Resilience Advantage or Coherence Advantage workshops, or selected modules of your choice.
  • Instruction on how to teach program participants to use HeartMath’s emWave and Inner Balance technology.
  • Ongoing support with a HeartMath facilitator.
  • Regular program updates, new developments, and support materials.
  • License Fee

2. Meals

The training includes meals:

  • Meals will be included as you will be on site from approximately 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Meals will include healthy foods for regular or vegetarian diets. Please indicate Regular or Vegetarian in your application.

    Restricted diets: Bring your own food if you have special dietary needs.

  • All meals and snacks
  • Coffee, tea, wine and soft drinks

3. Accommodation Package – extra

The accommodation package includes:

  • Onsite – IHM campus: Lodging (double occupancy) for 4 nights
  • Offsite: Recommended locations available upon request

4. Location

Most events will take place at the Institute of HeartMath Research Facility in beautiful Boulder Creek, California, a one-hour drive from San Jose International airport. And 30 minutes from Big Basin state Park (old growth Red Woods).

5. Training Materials Package
  • Resilience Advantage trainer manual
  • PowerPoint including video and additional material
  • Program participant guidebook(s)
  • Flash drive with training instruction disk
  • Program participant guidebook and Personal Resilience Mentoring guide
  • Articles including: Coherence: Bridging Personal, Social and Global Health

6. Tele-mentoring Sessions

Accepted participants participate in 5 private tele-mentoring sessions with a Certified HeartMath Mentor and/or IHM faculty member.

Complete Package – $4,995

The cost of the training is $3,500 if you complete your registration before October 15 for any of our upcoming trainings dates. A permanent price increase goes into effect on October 16. The new price will be $4,995. Special discounts are available for educational organizations, non-profits and government agencies. Call to see if you or your organization qualifies.

  • Includes license fee, materials and training manual, 5 tele-mentoring sessions and meals.

Registration Process and how to begin

  1. Complete the application form and click the "submit application" button.
  2. You will receive an immediate confirmation e-mail that you will be contacted within 2 weeks.
  3. Read the license agreement prior to your 30-45 minute phone appointment approval process.
  4. A 30 – 45 minute phone interview will conclude the approval process.
  5. Receive a confirmation package that includes a link to pre-instruction materials.
  6. Schedule and complete four phone appointments with designated tele-mentor prior to event.

Pre-Training Materials

Upon approved registration, participants will be sent trainer materials. Participants are expected to thoroughly familiarize themselves with this material and complete four tele-mentoring sessions in advance of the training program.

Training Support

All HeartMath Certified Trainers will receive regular e-mail messages containing program updates, stories, and strategies for their program deliveries. A representative will be appointed to support their efforts. They will have access to updated documents, articles, files, grant funding info, new materials, stories etc. on the extranet trainer website.

Technology Requirements

  • Laptop recommended
  • Minimum system requirements: PC: Windows XP SP3 or newer; Mac: OS X v10.4 (Tiger) or later
  • emWave Desktop or emWave Pro
  • Speakers
  • Microsoft Power Point 2003 or newer
  • Broadband access to download webinar or other materials as part of ongoing support

To apply online, click here.

Contact the Training Division for additional information:

Thank you for your interest in HeartMath training programs and services.