Our Certified Organizer course consists of self-study coursework completed before attending three half-day virtual group training sessions (see schedule below to select your virtual group training experience).
The self-study coursework consists of eleven hours of web-based videos where Anne Blumer, CPO®, guides you through the digital materials you download, including; 170-page manual, 94-page Residential Organizing guidebook, business, and client forms, and organizing how-to tutorials, sharing her experience-lessons learned, and enthusiasm for the curriculum.
After you complete your self-study, course assignments and pass the exam, you will attend the virtual group training.
Free Ongoing Support
That is not the end. Upon completing the Certified Organizer course you will have a priceless and rewarding ongoing mentorship with Anne Blumer, CPO® for 12 months! It is truly important to us that you succeed. You have invested numerous hours and financial investment into your business and yourself up to this point. We don’t want anything to stand in your way of moving forward with pursuing your dream career.
You also have the option of attending virtual mastermind meetings with your fellow program participants 3, 6, 9, and 12 months after completion of your training.
Certified Organizer Course Details - 15 Modules
You will learn and experience the following (Expand the menu '+' in each section to read details):
Module 1: Introduction to Professional Organizing - Understanding the Professional Organizer Industry Associations and Credentials
Provides an overview of the history of the organizing industry and of the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals (NAPO), identifies the characteristics of a professional organizer and characteristics of a business owner, explains the benefits of NAPO membership, and reviews the requirements for industry certification. reviews the requirements for industry certification.
Module 2: Assessing Your Skills as a Professional Organizer and Business Owner
This session will review your skills, prior experience, and education as it relates to the field of professional organizing.
3-Day Virtual Training
After you complete your self-study, course assignments, and pass the exam, you will attend the virtual group training.
When you register for the Certified Organizer course, you will be asked to select one of the virtual group training sessions below.
|January 11-13, 2021 9am-12pm Pacific time||November 16, 2020||Registration Closed|
|April 5-7, 2021 9am-12pm Pacific time||February 15, 2021||Registration Closed|
|July 19-21, 2021 9am-12pm Pacific time||May 17, 2021||Registration Closed|
|October 4-6, 2021 9am-12pm Pacific time||August 16, 2021||Closes 9/4/21|
For a Limited Time, We Are Offering the Following Discounts
Early Bird $1,497
Regular Price $1,997
After all of your hard work, the fun begins! You will take all you learned from your self-study coursework and start applying it with a real client experience virtually including; the client assessment, project preparation, and completing the 5 Steps to Organizing®.
- Watch 3 hours of virtual organizing client practicum example videos
- Review sample virtual organizing client Organizing Plan of Action
- Module 16 - Virtual Organizing Synopsis
The remainder of Day 1 and Days 2-3 are dedicated to completing the virtual client practicum with the other students and Anne Blumer.
- Client Background
- Before meeting with your client, Anne will describe the project, provide the client's background, and review of any prework the client has completed
- Client Initial Consultation
- Meet your client, virtually by Zoom video conference
- Step #1 of the 5 Steps to Organizing® - conduct the needs assessment and prepare the client’s organizing plan of action
- Instruct and guide the client to complete Step #2 of the 5 Steps to Organizing®
In addition to all of the above, you will receive the following with your Certified Organizer course:
To summarize, you will receive the following:
The knowledge and skills you need to become a successful professional organizing business owner
Your completed business plan, financial plan, marketing plan, and business brand sheet
Successful business practices that identify how to manage and grow your business
Step-by-step Business Launch Checklist ensuring you do everything you need to do to be successful
Experience and lessons learned of what it takes to grow and leverage a business
Confidence from applying a systematic approach to working with clients in a client practicum experience
Customizable forms needed for both your business and client work
100 Actions to Magnetize More Clients
Priceless time with an expert who you can ask all your “what wakes you up in the middle of the night” questions
An understanding of how to position your business in the marketplace to attract your ideal client
Instructions on how to clearly communicate your value and how to charge for your valuable services
Organizing skills and techniques to work with a variety of client types
Proven processes and systems to organize others and transfer organizing skills
A relationship with a Certified Professional Organizer and coach who is committed to your success
All you need to become a master of your organizing business