HeartMath® Certified Trainer Program

You can become certified to provide HeartMath resilience trainings with

The Resilience Advantage

Skills for Personal and Professional Effectiveness


Resilience Training Program The Resilience Advantage is an engaging, activity-based, resilience and wellness workshop for organizational staff or individuals wanting to improve health, well-being, communications and decision making skills while increasing productivity.

There are two types of licenses available:

  1. Independent trainer license, for those who wish to sell and deliver HeartMath resilience training in any market.
  2. Organizational trainer license, for those employed by and providing training programs within their organizations.

Certification to deliver the Resilience Advantage program is conducted via five individual tele-mentoring sessions and four days of in person immersive training. Once certified, trainers are licensed to conduct public workshops or train staff in organizations such as companies, hospitals, clinics and health-care companies, nonprofit organizations, government institutions, schools, universities, community and social-service agencies.

The Resilience Advantage course content may be presented in its entirety (1 day workshop), delivered as individual modules or embedded into existing training programs.

Your 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 annual license renewal fee.

Eligible Candidates Include:

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

HeartMath Certified Trainer Program Overview

Resilience Training Program
  1. Certified Trainer Training and License

    The four-day, four-night Certification Training for the Resilience Advantage course includes:
    • Instruction on how to deliver the Resilience Advantage workshop, 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.

  2. Training Materials Package

    • Resilience Advantage trainer manual
    • PowerPoint including video and additional material
    • Sample copy of the program participant guidebook(s)
    • Flash drive with training instruction disk
    • Articles including: Coherence: Bridging Personal, Social and Global Health
      *Note: Training materials are available in English only

  3. Tele-mentoring Sessions

    Participants attend 5 private tele-mentoring sessions with a Certified HeartMath Mentor and/or HeartMath faculty member to prepare for the in-person program.

Complete Package – $3,500

Includes license fee, materials training manual, 5 tele-mentoring sessions and 4 days of onsite training.


Registration Process and how to begin



Complete the application form and click the "submit application" button. You will receive an immediate confirmation e-mail that you will be contacted to set up a call with a HeartMath representative.
A 30 – 45 minute phone interview to answer questions will take place to complete the approval process and then you will receive your confirmation package. At that point you will be scheduled for the first phase of the program, your tele-mentoring sessions.

Resilience Advantage Content

Modules can be mixed and matched to create different learning workshops

  1. Introduction
  2. Resilience – Inner-Ease Technique
  3. Physiology of Coherence and Optimal Functioning
  4. Atmospheres video, Depleting and Renewing Emotions, Perception video
  5. Depletion to Renewal – Activity – Heart-Focused Breathing, Quick Coherence® Techniques
    • emWave® Pro Demo (technology)
  6. Three Essential Strategies for Building and Sustaining Resilience: Prep, Shift and Reset, Sustain
  7. Practical Intuition – Freeze Frame® Technique – Getting in Sync
  8. Relational Energetics – How our Attitudes and Emotions Affect Others
  9. Energetics of Communication – Coherent Communication Exercise
  10. Establishing and New Baseline – Heart Lock-In® Technique
  11. Care versus Overcare
  12. Strategies to Build Resilience Capacity
    • Action Plans – For Plugging Energy Leaks/Building Resilience Capacity
  13. Heart Mapping® Technique
  14. emWave and Inner Balance technologies
  15. How to use modules

Annual License Renewal

For independent trainers the license automatically renews for additional 1 year periods when you obtain a minimum of $2,000 worth of training materials--products, guidebooks, etc., during a 12 month period from the completion of the certification training.

For organizations that have contracted to have trainers, trained renewal will be based on a dialog with your account executive in relation to achieving your organization’s goals, plus payment of the annual license renewal fee

HeartMath Certified Training Dates:

Training Dates

Registration Closes

Tele-mentoring Starts

May 15-19
Boulder Creek, CA

April 8

By April 15

June 26-29
Jacksonville, FL

May 16

By May 26

July 7-11
Boulder Creek, CA

May 27

By June 7

August 21-25
Boulder Creek, CA

July 10

By July 21

October 9-13
Charlotte, NC

August 26

By September 9

December 4-8
Boulder Creek, CA

October 23

By November 4

Click here to apply for this program.


Most West Coast 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. Other events such as East Coast are held in select locations.

*Note: For events held at the Institute of HeartMath facility lodging (double occupancy) for 4 nights is available for an additional fee for a limited number of people and provided on a first come first serve basis. Recommended lodging for the training events is available upon request

Training Support

All HeartMath Certified Trainers will receive regular e-mail messages containing program updates, stories, and strategies for their program deliveries. A HeartMath representative will be appointed to guide you through the training process. You will have access to updated documents, marketing materials, articles, videos, 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

Please contact us for additional information:

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