The Listening Fitness Instructors Course & Certification


Due to a high volume of activity we have cancelled Listening Fitenss Instructors' Courses until further notice.


The Listening Fitness Instructor's Course is open to qualified professionals who wish to incorporate listening fitness within their practice. They then become LiFT Instructors, undergo the Certification process and join the growing LiFT Network of 20 countries to date.


Listening Fitness instructors are typically Psychologists, Speech Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Educators, Voice Coaches, Teachers in Singing etc. More information, on Candidates Requirements


Listening Fitness Instructors Courses are held three times per year. Prior to the Course and to evaluate individual candidacy, applicants are required to complete the online Registration Form



Course Duration   3.5 days


Course Content


How to use the tools to assess Listening Fitness
How to create listening profiles
How to develop sound programs
How to operate the LiFT
How to include the LiFT in your practice


Course Outline


Thursday 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.


Introduction of Participants
Introduction to Course
Framing Listening Fitness


Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


9:00 Earobics
9:30 Explaining Key Concepts
10:45 Assessment Tools
12:00 Lunch (included)
1:00 Listening Profiles
3:15 Earobics workshop
4:00 LiFT Kit: External/Internal Modes
5:00 End of Day


Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


9:00 Earobics
9:30 Assessment Tools Continued
12:00 Lunch (included)
1:00 Sound Programs
2:15 Case Study
3:15 Monitoring and Follow-up
4:30 Questions
5:00 End of Day


Sunday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


9:00 Expressive Listening Workshop
9:30 Explaining Key Concepts
12:00 Lunch (included)
1:00 Technical and Logistic Aspects
of Listening Fitness Programs
2:00 Certification Process
3:00 Questions, Wrap-up
4:00 End of Day


Course Includes


  • 3.5 days of intensive teaching
  • "Know-how" manuals [educational and technical ]
  • Forms and documents to be used in the LiFT Practice
  • The book When Listening Comes Alive by Paul Madaule
  • Earobics Series #1 and #2 sound material
  • Individual supervision during certification


Certification Process


  • Attending 3.5 days Instructor's Course
  • Completing a "take-home" test in the month following the course
  • Working under supervision during the program for the first 7 clients (beginning to the end of the program). Typically the supervision consists of phone consultations and written correspondence within the course teacher. An average work under supervision takes 6 to 12 months or a maximum of 18 months.
  • For More Information on Certification


Course Location


The Listening Centre
599 Markham Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


For a complete listing of Accommodation

Courses can be provided at another location at
the request of individuals, groups or organizations
provided that sufficient enrollment is guaranteed.



Course Costs


$2,700.00 CAD plus 13% HST

US price based on current exchange rate

Certification costs are included in the course's fees.

The LiFT Kit equipment is purchased separately

For Instructors Testimonials  regarding the course.




Due to a high volume of activity we have cancelled Listening Fitenss Instructors' Courses until further notice.