EQ-i 2.0® / EQ 360® Certification Program

Certification Program Overview

The EQ-i 2.0 Certification Program will certify you to administer, interpret and provide feedback on both the EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 results. This certification program, licenced by Multi-Health Systems Inc., will include detailed information and instruction on the administration, scoring, interpretation, development, norming, reliability and validity of the EQ-i 2.0. It will provide you with the information you will need to make educated and informed decisions regarding your employees or clients and to form the basis of sound emotional intelligence skills development program and coaching programs.

This certification program will help you to become licensed and certified to deliver emotional intelligence assessments for individuals and teams. This is for professionals who work in the areas of executive coaching, recruitment, organizational development, employee development, management training, leadership and executive development, education, career development, consulting and Human Resources. This certification program will be fast paced, highly interactive, leverage case studies, use skill development activities and help participants to become experts in EQ-i® and the EQ 360®.

About EQ-i 2.0 Model

The EQ-i 2.0 is one of the most scientifically validated Emotional Intelligence instruments on the market today. This instrument measures the interaction between a person and his or her environment, then presents results in both numerical and graphical form. The power of this instrument is in how the five Composite Scales and fifteen Subscales (see below) allow an EI feedback specialist to predict with amazing accuracy what behaviors a person is most likely to exhibit and to pinpoint the motivations behind the behavior.

The EQ-i 2.0 model shows how five Composite Scales and fifteen Subscales interact to predict behaviors. The circular nature of the model is a visual representation of how each area of Emotional Intelligence influences the next. For over 20 years, the Emotional Quotient Inventory EQ-i® and the EQ 360® have been instrumental in helping individuals and organizations predict and improve human performance. Recent research and case studies demonstrate that selection and development initiatives based on the EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 2.0 can help organizations cut costs and mitigate risks because the results obtained from this inventory provide valuable insight regarding the respondent’s ability to be successful in dealing with environmental demands and pressures.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the certification program, learners will be able to:
• Define emotional intelligence and its importance
• Describe the components of the EQ-i2.0 and the EQ 360, including defining composite scales and subscales
• Understand the science behind the EQ-i2.0 and EQ 360
• Describe best practices around administering and providing feedback on the EQ 360, and 360 tools in general
• Interpret an EQ-i2.0 and EQ 360 assessment
• Administer the EQ-i2.0and EQ 360
• Follow a structured approach to preparing for a feedback session
• Demonstrate the ability to conduct an effective assessment debrief session
• Explain the benefits of EI to their client groups
• Describe how EI applies to different disciplines • Identify the ethics pertaining to the EQ-i2.0 and EQ 360
• Identify resources available post-certification
• Assess which report type is appropriate for their client

Program Credits

• Receive 9.25 Core Competencies CCEs, and 6.75 Resource Development CCEs from ICF
• Receive 14 Credits from American Psychological Association

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Become an Authority on Emotional Intelligence!

EQ-i 2.0 Model

Takeaways for Participants

• Certification in EQ-i 2.0 & EQ 360 from MHS Inc
• Personal EQ-i 2.0 Feedback Session and Report
• EQ-i 2.0 User’s Handbook
• The EQ Edge by Dr. Steven Stein and Dr. Howard Book
• Free administration of the EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360
• Empanelment as Certified  EQ-i 2.0 & EQ 360 Assessor

Program Credits

Program Structure

• 18 hours of interactive learning delivered by an experienced facilitator
o 2 hours of e-learning modules before the first online session
o 14 hours online instruction (3.5-hour blocks, over 4 days).
o 2 hours e-learning module and exam following last online session
• 3 eLearning Modules to be completed by the participant
• EQ-i 2.0 Assessment to be completed by the participant followed by a coaching session
• An exam to be completed by the participant after completion of all the sessions to receive the certification
• EQ-i 2.0® / EQ 360® Certification from Multi Health Systems Inc USA

Certifying Organization

Multi-Health Systems Inc. (MHS), based in Toronto, Canada, is a leading publisher of scientifically validated assessments for more than 30 years,  serves clients in educational, clinical, corporate, public safety, government, military, pharmaceutical, and research settings.