100-Hour Course Overview

Our 100-hour I-ACT Certification Course is an intensive program that spans over 12 days, covering the requirements for I-ACT Foundation Level Certification.  It takes place near Vancouver, Canada. You will receive an education in colon hydrotherapy that adheres to professional standards and is delivered by experts including NDs, RMTs and I-ACT certified colon therapists. This training prepares you to practice colon hydrotherapy safely and effectively and gives you tools you will need for running your own practice with both professionalism and business sense.
Course DatesPrerequisites

Course Outline

 

Our I-ACT certification course is an intensive program that spans over 12 days, covering the requirements for I-ACT level 1 certification. You will receive an education in colon hydrotherapy that adheres to professional standards and is delivered by experts including NDs, RMTs and I-ACT certified colon therapists. This training prepares you to practice colon hydrotherapy safely and effectively and gives you tools you will need for running your own practice with both professionalism and business sense. 

Topics Covered Include:

  • History, Theory and Practice of Colon Hydrotherapy including a detailed look at the theory of “Autointoxication”
  • Anatomy & Physiology Review, the Digestive System
  • Diseases & Disorders of the Digestive System
  • Contraindications & Indications for Colon Hydrotherapy
  • Overview of the International Association of Colon Therapists’ Bylaws and Standard Operating Procedure
  • Remaining in compliance with the laws in your province or state
  • Health & Sanitation with a focus on infection control procedures
  • Medication Interactions
  • Stool Examination
  • Complimentary Modality: Essential Oils

Preparation for Establishing and Running your Practice Include:

  • Legal Business Structures & Business Relationships
  • Professionalism & Ethical considerations
  • Office Procedures & Policies
  • Basic Accounting & Taxes
  • Insurance
  • Business Planning
  • Client Management Software & Scheduling & Confirming Appointments
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Guidelines & Specifications on How to Set Up Your Colon Hydrotherapy Clinic

Practicum:

  • Thorough explanation of the intake form / how to screen the client for contraindications / conduct a pre-session interview / intake
  • Thorough explanation / walk-through of how to use the colon hydrotherapy machine and how to deliver a treatment
  • Hands-on opportunity to give a minimum of 8 treatments under the supervision of a colon hydrotherapy instructor
  • Equipment set-up and equipment cleaning
  • Equipment maintenance

Examination:

  • Practical exam (you will be observed by an instructor while you conduct the intake interview, explain the procedure to the client and obtain consent to deliver the treatment, deliver post-colonic care to the client, clean the colon hydrotherapy equipment, and ensure cleanliness of the facility)
  • Written examination (multiple-choice)
  • 15 Minute Presentation (you will deliver a presentation to the class and instructor demonstrating your understanding and knowledge of the digestive system)

Course Dates

 

WHEN WOULD YOU LIKE TO START?

Course Dates: Monday March 4 to Friday March 15, 2019 
Early Bird Application Deadline: Monday January 7
Early Bird Registration Deadline: Monday January 14
Final Application Deadline: Monday January 28
Final Registration Deadline: Monday February 4

Course Dates: Monday November 4 to Friday November 15, 2019
Early Bird Application Deadline: Monday September 9
Early Bird Registration Deadline: Monday September 16
Final Application Deadline: Monday September 30
Final Registration Deadline: Monday October 7

Courses may be cancelled up to 28 days prior to commencement; full refund or transfer of tuition fees
will be offered should this happen.

Prerequisites

 
You will need to fulfill the below criteria in order to be accepted to the course. You will be asked to upload proof of fulfillment of prerequisites when you fill in the enrollment application form.
  • Current Standard First-Aid with CPR certification
  • High School Diploma or equivalent (may be documented by diploma, GED or equivalency exam such as Wunderlich Ability or Benefit Test or college transcript/degree) 
  • College Level Anatomy & Physiology Course (one semester, may be completed at an accredited college or university or online via this course: http://www.medixonline.ca/anatomy-physiology/?)
  • Your Resume (professional and educational background)
  • A short paragraph outlining your reasons for pursuing colon therapist training
  • Proof of minimum of one colon hydrotherapy treatment received (or an explanation as to why you are unable to receive colon hydrotherapy treatments)
  • Telephone interview with course coordinator
  • On your first day of classes: A passing grade (70% or higher) on an Anatomy & Physiology Pre-Test (multiple-choice)

Certification

 
On successful completion of the program and payment of all applicable fees, you will be awarded:

I-ACT Foundation Level Certification

International Colon Therapist Training Institute Certificate of Completion of 100-Hour Training

Fees

 

Course fee for the 100-hour training course, including I-ACT and ICTTI Manual and the textbook “Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology” by Donald C. Rizzo.

  • Early Bird Price: $3,300 CDN + GST
  • Regular Price: $3,700 CDN + GST
I-ACT Fees (payable directly to I-ACT):

  • Exam fee: $75 US
  • Yearly membership fee: $150 US for American members; $125 for Canadian and international members

To view or download the latest version of ICTTI’s 100-Hour Course Student Manual & Policy Guide, click on the button below:

I really loved this program and I felt so lucky to have had the opportunity to really get a good feel for the treatments with “live” clients. I so enjoyed meeting everyone. The class, teachers and both you and Tinesja are so inspirational! So thank you!”

L. Host

Vancouver, British Columbia

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