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EQ-i 2.0 & 360 Certification


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Get certified in the EQ-I 2.0 and 360.  Become certified to purchase, administer and provide feedback on the EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 (MHS) from a leading EI expert and master trainer in emotional intelligence. You will be certified to use the first and most widely used, scientifically validated assessment of emotional intelligence in the world.

Get certified by the Society of Emotional Intelligence (SoEI) on the EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 and you will earn continuing education and professional development credits from:

  • International Coach Federation (ICF): 16.00 ICF CCEs—9.25 Core Competencies and 6.75 Resource Development credits
  • American Psychological Association (APA): 14.5 CE credits

The Society of Emotional Intelligence offers two EQ-i 2.0/EQ 360 Certification training options: In-Person and Virtual. Both options will teach you what you need to know to successfully administer, interpret and provide feedback to clients.   Additionally, both programs are designed to provide hands-on practice to help you become more knowledgeable and secure in emotional intelligence. Can't come to us, we'll come to you. See info at bottom of page.

Why get certified in the EQ-i 2.0?

  • Give yourself a unique competitive advantage.
  • Access to the EQ-i 2.0, a Level B instrument that is well respected in the market and a leading-edge assessment to add to your toolkit
  • Grow your business by using the EQ-i 2.0 as a catalyst for building your client development action plan
  • Diversify your practice by using the EQ-i 2.0 in a variety of ways: leadership development, selection, executive coaching and much, much more.
The EQ-i 2.0 is one of the most scientifically validated Emotional Intelligence instruments on the market today.

 Are you ICF Certified? Earn CEUs

  • 9.25 Core Competencies
  • 6.75 Resource Development

What Does Certification Include?

  • Access to resources on the EQ-i 2.0 and emotional intelligence via the MHS portal.
  • Access to an online portal where you can connect with current EQ-i 2.0 certified practitioners like you
  • You get to take the assessment yourself and get feedback from an experienced coach
  • A certificate authorizing you as eligible to purchase, administer and interpret the EQ-i 2.0
  • The EQ Edge by Dr. Steven Stein and Dr. Howard Book
  • EQ is for EVERYONE, by Dr. Hank Clemons
  • Make EQ a Habit (audio book) by Dr. Hank Clemons
  • Resource binder with copies of PowerPoints for future reference
  • 90 days of ongoing support after certification on using the EQ-i
  • Discussion, examples and case studies of how EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 can be used in various applications.
  • 1-year free membership in the Society of Emotional Intelligence

Applications of EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360

  • Employee  Engagement & Productivity - Use the EQ-i 2.0 to identify employee strengths and challenges that have been shown to drive employee engagement. 
  • Selection—Learn why just administering the EQ-i 2.0 is not enough and how to use the EQ-i 2.0 as part of a comprehensive selection process.
  • Leadership Development—Studies show that high-performing leaders tend to have higher Emotional Intelligence than their peers. Learn what this really means and how an organization can help its leaders excel. 
  • Sales Training—Research shows that sales people with higher EI tend to outperform their peers. Learn how to use EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 to create quality sales training with clear ROI
  • Coaching—Learn how to create a coaching plan based on EQ-i 2.0 results, using feedback, development and a customized Action Plan.
  • Education—Research shows that EQ-i 2.0 can predict student success. Review case studies and hear examples of how EQ-i 2.0 can be used as a development and feedback tool to help students succeed.
The EQ-i 2.0 model above shows how five Composite Scales and fifteen Sub scales interact to predict behaviors. The circular nature of the model is a visual representation of how each area of Emotional Intelligence influences the next.



2023 Certification Dates  

Virtual and In-Person(Orlando, FL)
Registration required at least 2 weeks prior to start of class
May: 4-5| Jun: 15-16
Aug: 11-12 | Sep: 8-9
Oct: 20-21 | Nov: 16-17 | Dec: 7-8
Max class size 5 (virtual), 10 (in person) . Class size is kept small in order to facilitate collaboration, interaction.

Certification Fee/Tuition

  • Non Member - $1895.00
  • SoEI Member/Colleges/Fed. Govt. - $1750.00

Offered online over two days using a "go to meeting/Zoom" type format. Facilitated by a live person). Same information as in class. Call 813.431.9786 for details.



Can't come to us, we'll come to you!
On-site EI training certification offered for groups of 5 or more. With the training done on-site, virtual or at a nearby location, employees save valuable time, which otherwise would have been lost on commuting. Also saves on the expense of travel. Group clients have included:
  • US Air Force
  • Oklahoma Gas and Electric
  • City of Charlotte
  • Medsurant Health
  • San Diego Gas & Electric
  • Southern California Edison
  • Cerner Corp.
  • USAA

For more info and pricing, email us at: [email protected] or call us at 813.431.9786.

Cancellations and requests to reschedule must be received at least 72 hours prior to the day of  the class. The prevailing rates will apply when an individual reschedules to another class date. If an attendee cancels and request a refund, they will be assessed a $250.00 administrative fee. 

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