THE 3 LEVELS OF CERTIFICATION

Level 1 Certified Teachers are typically early career teachers who have successfully developed their own voices. They have learned the principles that will allow them to help students down the path to a healthier, more confident use of the singing voice.

Potential Income Rate / Range: $20,000 - $80,000 per year ($40-$60+ per hr teaching 10-40 hrs per week), but you aren't limited by these example hourly teaching rates! Typical time to attain First Level Certification: 10-24 weeks Want to move faster? Ask Eric how!

*These income examples are just that… examples. The prices you can charge are completely up to you, and you can charge higher or lower prices if you wish. Training on marketing and advertising will be given within the context of the certification training, but because you aren't an employee of Sing With Power, Inc., you aren't bound by any pricing agreements for your own vocal students.

Responsibilities to attain Level 1 Certified Teacher:
- You complete 10 hours of private instruction with Eric in learning and teaching this technique.
- Demonstrate a knowledge of the program material through verbal assessment.
- You've taught 10 hrs of voice lessons (We'll help you with that)
- You've had Eric Bruner observe you teach at least 3 different students
- You've watched an additional 3 hours of observing Eric teaching lessons (live or video).
- You can play the 12 basic chords on the piano for leading students in exercises (this is covered in the program and is very easy).

Level 1 Certified Teacher Benefits:
- Training in the vocal teaching methods to make you one of the most sought-after teachers in your area.
- Help in “kick-starting” your studio with no financial risk to you, helping you expand your studio teaching schedule, allowing you to help singers attain their goals, while you earn a great income!
- Licensing rights for the Sing With Power Complete Vocal Training Program and other Sing With Power vocal training products, allowing you to provide it for your students at a discounted price.
- Allowing you retain your autonomy as an independent teacher, or, in other words, the freedom to run your teaching studio, your way!
- Access to ongoing student referrals via company contacts, Master Teacher personal appearances, and company advertising and events.
- Permission to use the Sing With Power Teacher Certification designation in your advertising

Level 1 - Certified Teacher Curriculum:
- 10 hours of personal instruction with Eric Bruner
- The Sing With Power Complete Vocal Training Program will be used as the primary material for the vocal technique studies, with a unique concentration on application to various vocal imbalances and vocal ranges
- A complete program on building, marketing and running your business
- Supplemental video material
- Observing you teach students
- Teaching the new student, overcoming student shyness in front of the teacher, what to do in the first lesson and laying out a plan
- 3 voice types and the exercises to overcome typical vocal imbalances inherent to those types
- Eliminating breaks and mastering tone and breath control
- Expanding, controlling and strengthening the vocal range
- Teaching vibrato to those who have an imbalanced vibrato or no vibrato
- Studio location, equipment setup, and growing your studio (advertising, marketing, etc.)
- Teaching multiple styles (even those styles you don’t personally like!)
- Verbal and written tests over the subject matter, just to be sure that you have a good grasp of the material
- And many other specific topics that are subcategories of the above subject categories

Level 2 Advanced Level Certified Teachers are established vocal instructors, having the tools to guide most singers away from common vocal “hang-ups”. They have a good understanding of how the technique is applied in a variety of musical styles. (Successful completion of Level 1 Certification required before beginning the Advanced Level program.)

Potential Income Rate / Range: $30,000 - $120,000 per year ($60-$80+ per hr teaching 10-40 hrs per week), but you aren't limited by these example hourly teaching rates.

Typical time to attain Advanced Level Certification: 16-24 weeks (Successful completion of Level 1 Certification required before beginning the Level program.) Want to move faster? Ask Eric how!

*These income examples are just that… examples. The prices you can charge are completely up to you, and you can charge higher or lower prices if you wish. Training on marketing and advertising will be given within the context of the certification training, but because you aren't an employee of Sing With Power, Inc., you aren't bound by any pricing agreements for your own vocal students.

Level 2 Certified Teacher Program costs the same as taking about 5 hours of private instruction with Eric, and you’ll receive 5 hours of private instruction, along with an additional lesson observation training hours.

Responsibilities to attain Level 2 Advanced Level Certified Teacher:
- You first successfully complete the Level 1 Certified Teacher Program.
- You complete 5 advanced level sessions of private instruction with Eric in learning and teaching this technique
- Demonstrate a knowledge of the program material through verbal assessment.
- You've taught at least 50 hrs of voice lessons (We'll help you with that)
- You've attained the required vocalizing ability
- You've had Eric Bruner observe you teach students
- You've watched an additional 4 hours of observing Eric teaching lessons (live or video).

Level 2 - Advanced Level Certified Teacher Benefits:
- Continued help in the expansion of your studio teaching schedule.
- Licensing rights for the Sing With Power Complete Vocal Training Program and other Sing With Power vocal training products, allowing you to provide it for your students at a discounted price.
- Access to ongoing student referrals via company contacts, Master Teacher personal appearances, and company advertising and events.
- Permission to use the Sing With Power Advanced Teacher Certification designation in your advertising.

Level 2 - Advanced Level Certified Teacher Curriculum:
- Both the Advanced and Professional Level Certifications focus on more advanced student vocal issue identification and resolution. These are very practical and experiential, real-world studies with current vocal students. Also, more in-depth vocal training issues such as dealing with vocal pathologies and unusual vocal conditions.


Level 2 - Advanced Level Certified Teacher Benefits:
- Can teach complete SWP approved vocal technique classes (and can be paid for teaching those classes)
- Licensing rights for the Sing With Power Complete Vocal Training Program and other Sing With Power vocal training products, allowing you to provide it for your students at a discounted price, and/or receive payment of as much as 100% of all training product sales that are generated through your studio, if you so choose.
- Access to ongoing student referrals via company contacts, Master Teacher personal appearances, and company advertising and events.
- Permission to use the Sing With Power Professional Teacher Certification designation in your advertising.

Level 3 - Professional Level Certified Teachers are experienced vocal instructors who are very adept at solving the vast majority of vocal issues, quickly and effectively. They are comfortable working with singers of all musical styles. They are also very comfortable working with group classes and seminar formats.

(Successful completion of Level 2 Advanced Certification required before beginning the Professional Level program.)

Potential Income Rate / Range: $60,000 - $160,000 per year ($80-$100+ per hr teaching 15-40 hrs per week), but you aren't limited by these example hourly teaching rates!*

Typical time to attain Professional Level Certification: 18-48 months. (Successful completion of Level 2 Advanced Certification required before beginning the Professional Level program.) Want to move faster? Ask Eric how!

*These income examples are just that… examples. The prices you can charge are completely up to you, and you can charge higher or lower prices if you wish. Training on marketing and advertising will be given within the context of the certification training, but because you aren't an employee of Sing With Power, Inc., you aren't bound by any pricing agreements for your own vocal students.

Level 3 Certified Teacher Program costs the same as taking about 5 hours of private instruction with Eric, and you’ll receive 5 hours of private instruction, along with additional observation training hours.


Responsibilities to attain Level 3 Professional Level Certified Teacher:
- You first successfully complete both the Level 1 Certified Teacher and Level 2 Advanced Certified Teacher Programs.
- You complete 5 professional level sessions of private instruction with Eric in learning and teaching this technique.
- Demonstrate a knowledge of the program material through verbal assessment.
- You've taught at least 150 hrs of voice lessons. (We'll help you with that)
- You've attained the required vocalizing ability
- You've had Eric Bruner observe you teach at least 12 different students.
- You've watched an additional 8 hours of observing Eric teaching lessons. (live or video).


Level 3 - Professional Level Certified Teacher Benefits:
- Can teach complete SWP approved vocal technique classes (and can be paid for teaching those classes)
- Licensing rights for the Sing With Power Complete Vocal Training Program and other Sing With Power vocal training products, allowing you to provide it for your students at a discounted price, and/or receive payment of as much as 100% of all training product sales that are generated through your studio, if you so choose.
- Access to ongoing student referrals via company contacts, Master Teacher personal appearances, and company advertising and events.
- Permission to use the Sing With Power Professional Teacher Certification designation in your advertising.


Level 3 - Professional Level Certified Teacher Curriculum:
- Both the Advanced and Professional Level Certifications focus on more advanced student vocal issue identification and resolution. These are very practical and experiential, real-world studies with current vocal students. Also, more in-depth vocal training issues such as dealing with vocal pathologies and unusual vocal conditions.