Five of the Love Thinks programs offer instructor certifications. A Certified Instructor is someone who has either attended a live instructor certification seminar with Dr. Van Epp or has purchased the Instructor Certification Packet (ICP) and completed and passed the online certification test.
The five courses that offer certifications are: PICK A Partner, the Couple LINKS Program, Our Home Runs, Home Run Dads (also certifies you for Home Run Parents)* and Ultimate Spiritual R&R*.
After certification, Instructors are able to facilitate classes using program's video series or teach the program using the Instructor's Manual. Instructors also receive discounts on participant workbooks.
The Instructor Certification Packet** includes:
- The Instructor Manual
- The Instructor's Manuals are 100+ page manuals containing suggested group formats, extensive lesson plans with exercises and group activities for each of the sessions, and research and theory sections.
- Sample participant workbook
- DVD of the participant course
- DVD of the Instructor training course
- A large tri-fold RAM to use when teaching the course.
*These two instructor courses do not contain a DVD of the participant course and are an online streaming course not DVD course
**The Instructor Certification Packets are required for the certification of all group facilitators and instructors.