International Feng Shui Guild - Gold Level Program Application Feng Shui certification/practitioner programs or advanced levels of Feng Shui training for professionals. Gold Programs must include a minimum of 35 hours dedicated to the IFSG Universal Topics in their training curriculum. School Name*Certification Program Name*Your Name (primary school director/contact)*Preferred Email* Program InformationI understand that my program must include a minimum of 35 hours dedicated to the IFSG Universal Topics. (Required for IFSG Gold Programs)* Yes Main Area of Focus or Perspectives Taught*Suggestions could include Astrology, BaZi, BTB, Classical, Compass, Flying Star, Form School, Western, Pyramid, 9 Star Ki, Space Clearing. How are classes taught for this program? Check all that apply.*Please note: Online Gold programs must include a live, interactive training component. Onsite (full instructor led program) Online and onsite combination Online (home study, self guided or mentorship program without an onsite component. How many total training hours does your curriculum provide?*Define how your total curriculum hours are delivered. For example, for a 60 hour program curriculum, you might teach a 5 day onsite/in-person class (8 hours each day), 10 hours delivered via skype, and 10 hours recorded webinars. If your program encompasses online training, specify how those hours are delivered to students (ie recorded or live webinars, one-on-one coaching, CD recordings, live interaction, skype).*Guest Lecturers - If guest lecturers/teachers are regularly used for this program, indicate the number of training hours they teach. Not Applicable Less than 5 5-15 16-30 31-45 45+ Guest lecturers are IFSG Red Ribbon Members. CurriculumPlease attach your syllabus with program details.Program's Experiential Opportunities*Please list all experiential opportunities that your school offers students during their course of training. Field experiences are not limited to actual client consultations but can be broad in nature and may include activities as diverse as dowsing practice, trips to furniture stores, walking tours of towns or neighborhoods, and so on. There is no rigid form that a field experience must take, but it should be a dynamic learning activity for the student. Please indicate below the types of experiences offered and provide a brief description. Note: for online trainings, these experiential opportunities may be offered as homework assignments that students will complete on their own.Program's Case Studies*Please state how many case studies you require, what kind (residential, business, landscape), and at what stage of the training you incorporate them. (Case studies do not include individual practice on the student’s own home.) Gold programs must include at least one residential and one business or landscape case study with written reports.Practical Applications*CHECK ALL TO CONFIRM that your program includes Feng Shui analysis for all of the following. Residential applications Business applications Landscape applications UNIVERSAL TOPICS HOURS DECLARATION Indicate the number of hours for each of the following IFSG Universal Topics core concepts. Gold programs must offer a minimum of 35 hours dedicated to the Universal Topics. History and Origins of Feng Shui Training in this section is from a historical, informative context only. Includes: History of Form School I Ching Lo Shu and Trigrams History of Compass School Feng Shui in Modern Times Adjustments and Remedies Shapes and Symbols Space ClearingNumber of Program Hours: History, Origins and Basics of Feng Shui*CommentsForm School Includes: Exterior Placement Locating Building Site Study of Landforms Lot and Building Shapes Interior Layout and Furniture PlacementNumber of Program Hours: Form School*CommentsChi Includes: Flow Clutter and Blockages Sheng Chi Sha ChiNumber of Program Hours: Chi*CommentsCore Concepts Includes: Bagua Yin / Yang 5 Elements Number of Program Hours: Core Concepts*CommentsProfessionalism and practitioner guidelines. Reference the IFSG Code of Ethics. Includes: Standard Ethics for Feng Shui Practitioners How to Conduct a Consultation Professional PresentationNumber of Program Hours: Professionalism and Practitioner Guidelines*CommentsGold Program Commitment Agreement The School Director(s) is directly responsible for ensuring the delivery of the required Universal Topic portion of their school’s curriculum. If Universal Topics are being taught or presented by others (special presenters, teachers, guest lecturers) as below, the Director(s) must know that the teacher or presenter has adequately covered the required curriculum. Program must include at least 35 hours of those Universal Topics. Gold Program Director(s) must maintain a current IFSG Red Ribbon Professional Membership. Director(s) should abide by the IFSG Code of Ethics.Please enter your full name in the field below. By entering your name, you are indicating your assent to this agreement.*Your TitleDate* Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY Click the Submit button below to submit your program application. Please contact the office with questions.