Professionals committed to ongoing development to build true expertise in emotional intelligence know that ongoing learning is essential. In a domain with rapidly evolving science and practice, where do you turn to find training that will add value to your work?

The Six Seconds’ accredited continuing education (ACE) courses below are selected for their relevance, robust design, and the experience of the facilitators. Six Seconds’ Certified Practitioners need 12 ACE units per year for certification renewal.

If you deliver learning, click here to learn more about getting your courses accredited.

accredited continuing education for EQ professionals

EQ Accredited Continuing Education

Earn Six Seconds ACE Units Anytime

Get ACE unit credit for your EQ learning experiences

Synthesize your learning and put it into action

You can request ACE units for your participation in Six Seconds EQ Cafes, free webinars, EQ e-learning courses and other EQ events.

 see upcoming webinar schedule (or Italiano)

To request ACE units for your EQ experience

Six Seconds offers free webinars and free EQ e-learning courses almost every month; these and other EQ events are eligible for ACE units by doing the following:

Participants: Six Seconds Practitioners.

Learning Objectives:

  • Synthesize key concept from event
  • Apply the concept
  • Reflect on key learnings

Fee: $0

Course Date(s) & registration: Flexible dates. To register for upcoming webinars, see 6seconds.eventbrite.com (or for Italian see https://www.eventbrite.it/o/six-seconds-7939088307) for other events check the course description for registration directions. 

ACE Credit Options:

1. Webinars and EQ Cafes: Attend the webinar live or carefully listen to recording. Then, post in the Six Seconds Facebook Group the key point you are taking from this webinar and an action step based on this learning.

2. Free e-learning courses: Complete all modules outlined  in the course.

3. EQ projects and other events:  Provide a detailed description of the work done in the  request for ACE units.

 

Assessment Procedures For All Events

Complete the on-line ACE Unit Request Form which includes a 250-300 word reflection on the learning experience.

Facilitator: none

Number of ACE units awarded: Varies by event. The average ACE units awarded for some events:

  • attend EQ Cafe – 2 ACE units
  • facilitate a EQ Cafe – 4 ACE units
  • attend a webinar – 2 ACE units
  • host a webinar – 4 ACE units
  • take an e-learning course – 1 ACE unit per module

Earn Ace units for Your EQ Passion Project

Engage with the Six Seconds community to spread the practice of emotional intelligence

Next course date: Flexible, apply any time

Expand your EQ expertise in a hands-on project

Are you involved in a project with Six Seconds where you’re developing EQ expertise as you apply your learning? Earn ACE units for practical projects that are serving the Six Seconds community and mission — such as conducting a research study, or helping to lead one of Six Seconds’ global community events.

Participants: Six Seconds Practitioners involved in a project with Six Seconds

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop an implementation plan
  • Take action to make the plan happen
  • Reflect on key learnings

Fee: $100 to process application & assessment for CEUs

Course Date(s) & registration: Flexible dates. To register, email David Tubley  with a bullet-point plan of your project:

  • What is the purpose of the project?
  • What Six Seconds tools or methods you will be applying?
  • Approximately how many hours of work is included?
  • How will you demonstrate completion of your project / what will be assessed?

Instructional Methods: Independent projects focus on practical applications based on participants’ work.

Assessment Procedures: Participants will develop a plan including a method to demonstrate their completion.

Facilitator: none / ACE assessment will be provided by David Tubley, ACE Coordinator

Accredited: Units awarded will depend on scope of project and will be defined after application is reviewed; completion requirements:

  • submit plan for approval along with application fee
  • complete requirements outlined in plan
  • submit documentation of completion

Six Seconds’ Certification Training

Develop expertise with research-proven tools & methods

Next course date: See the certification schedule

Get certified or refresh to go deeper

All Six Seconds Certification training courses provide ACE units.

Participants: Professionals seeking proven tools and methods to create value with emotional intelligence.

Learning Objectives: Practitioners re-attend to go refresh, and to go deeper in the methodology by experiencing the program from a new perspective. Six Seconds’ most experienced facilitators re-attend certifications on a regular basis to immerse in the process. If you hold an active certification from any Six Seconds course, you are invited to re-attend the same course for a nominal fee — anywhere in the world.

Accredited: 12 CEUs by either:

  • Attend a new certification and complete course requirements, or
  • Re-attend a certification and post an in-depth (200-500 word) reflection about your experience in the Six Seconds Facebook Group (or share with your course group if you don’t use Facebook)

 

Upcoming Scheduled ACE Courses

Oct 2017

15 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec:
The Last Chance Cafe - Catch up on the eLearning Project (12 ACE Units)

Need a way to get your 12 ACE units before the end of the year? You can do it through a Last Chance Cafe Project! You set your own schedule between now and December 15, 2017 and complete the following items to earn 12 ACE units:


15 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec:
The Last Chance EQ Cafe - Do a New eLearning Course Project (12 ACE Units)

Need a way to get your 12 ACE units before the end of the year? You can do it through a Last Chance Cafe Project! You set your own schedule between now and December 15, 2017 and complete the following items to earn 12 ACE units:


15 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec:
The Last Chance EQ Cafe - Host a Universal Children's Day Pop-UP Festival (12 ACE Units)

Need a way to get your 12 ACE units before the end of the year? You can do it through a Last Chance Cafe Project! You set your own schedule between now and December 15, 2017 and complete the following items to earn 12 ACE units:


15 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec:
The Last Chance EQ Cafe - The Micro Case Study Project (12 ACE Units)

Need a way to get your 12 ACE units before the end of the year? You can do it through a Last Chance Cafe Project! You set your own schedule between now and December 15, 2017 and complete the following items to earn 12 ACE units:


15 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec:
The Last Chance EQ Cafe - The Research Roundup Project (12 ACE Units)

Need a way to get your 12 ACE units before the end of the year?  You can do it through a Last Chance Cafe Project!  You set your own schedule between now and December 15, 2017 and complete the following items to earn 12 ACE units:


15 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec:
The Last Chance EQ Cafe - The Retrospective Project (12 ACE Units)

Need a way to get your 12 ACE units before the end of the year? You can do it through a Last Chance Cafe Project! You set your own schedule between now and December 15, 2017 and complete the following items to earn 12 ACE units:


Nov 2017

23 Nov 2017 - 24 Nov: India Mumbai
The 2017 World EQ Summit (Mumbai)

Dialogue with the Leading Emotional Intelligence Experts Join global experts at the forefront of emotional intelligence practice for Organisations, Teams, Schools and Families. Sieze this rare opportunity to connect with renowned practitioners and scholars with decades of proven experience developing and applying emotional intelligence around the world. Gain vital insights into the learnable, measurable, scientific skills of emotional intelligence and […]


24 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov: Italy Roma
Evolve EQ – Conoscere ed esercitare l’Intelligenza Emotiva (12 ACE Units)

Scopriremo come l’Intelligenza emotiva se compresa ed allenata possa fare la differenza nella qualità della tua vita tramite lavoro in aula, strumenti diagnostici di misurazione delle tue competenze e Coaching individuale.


28 Nov 2017:
Link the EQ Competencies with the Success Factors (4 ACE Units)

What is the link between the EQ Competencies and the Success Factors?  What does it reveal? How does knowing more about this POWER up my expertise? What is the relevance of the Neural Network Report?


28 Nov 2017:
Power up Your Assessor Toolkit/Expertise!

Offering: Link the EQ Competencies with the Success Factors – Power up Your Assessor toolkit/expertise! How does the Neural Network Report strengthen this link?


Jan 2018

9 Jan 2018:
Standards of Practice Reflective Practice Group (12 ACE Units)

As a global community dedicated to practicing emotional intelligence in a way that supports others to practice… what are we expecting of ourselves?  Six Seconds’ Standards of Practice create a framework to define ethical behavior ­­ and offer a powerful way to reflect on how we “show up” as role models of a more emotionally intelligent world. A reflective practice group allows us to share and support each other in our continual growth and development as EQ practitioners. We would love to have you join us in this reflective process.


Mar 2018

9 Mar 2018 - 10 Mar: Italy Bologna Italy
Intelligenza Emotiva PraticaMente (12 ACE Units)

Intelligenza Emotiva PraticaMente è una due giorni formativa focalizzata sull’allenamento dell’Intelligenza Emotiva, competenza inserita recentemente dal World Economic Forum nella lista delle 10 skills vincenti sul lavoro nel 2020. È arrivato il momento di passare dalla teoria alla pratica sperimentando come l’emozione possa essere valorizzata ed inserita nel proprio processo decisionale. Lasciamo le parole agli altri, noi vogliamo allenarci. E tu?


22 Mar 2018 - 24 Mar: Italy Sasso Marconi (BO)
EQ2 per Leader: Intelligenza Emotiva e Life Skills (12 ACE Units)

EQ2 for Leader è un percorso di 3 giorni focalizzato sull’integrazione tra Intelligenza Emotiva e Life Skills. E’ un acceleratore per manager, imprenditori, coach, allenatori sportive, insegnanti, liberi professionisti che desiderano fare al differenza per sè e per il mondo (organizzazioni, aziende, client, team)