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NLP Practitioner Training

NLP Practitioner Training

This interactive 12-day course of NLP training is divided into four parts. There are seven core components that provide the skills, methods and effective frameworks to become an NLP Practitioner. The components include approaches for communicating powerfully and for assisting ourselves and others in finding solutions and transforming limitations into productive patterns.

Integral NLP technologies provide a powerful combination of some of the best educational research impacting the world today. Merged and expanded, these methods have become the springboard for advanced, well-evolved systems for training people in creative consciousness. This training program is brimming with practical information you can act on immediately. It is a nuts and bolts course that successfully combines course content with experiential interactive practice. The result for participants is increasing knowledge and gaining tools for communication excellence!

Erickson is excited to announce we will be launching the Neuro-Linguistic Programming Online program in Summer 2022!
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Who is this program for?

Erickson's NLP Practitioner Training is for Coaches with an interest in accelerating communication skills and working flexibly with their clients. It expands personal productivity and effectiveness by learning practical, tested and proven NLP frameworks.    

Continuing Coaching Education Accreditation

This course is recognized by the International Coach Federation (ICF) as a course supplying a total of 84 Continuing Coaching Education (CCE) units (24 Core Competencies, 60 Resource Development).

Upcoming Dates

No classes currently available.

By taking The Neuro-Linguistic Programming Practitioner you will be able to:

  • Recognize And Expand Perceptions
    Learn about the structure of experience, transform and create the changes you desire and support others in doing so. Find unlimited potential by understanding the way humans think. 

  • Discover And Develop Communication Skills
    Explore how people view the world in specific and unique ways and understand that communication is the bridge for people to articulate their inner reality. 

  • Implement Patterns Of Excellence
    Study what successful people do when they are at their best; reframe limitations, find inner resources, bring alignment and joy to various areas of your life.

Becoming a Certified Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner is a decision that can transform your life in a fundamental way. Neuro-Linguistic Programming involves the systemic study of human communication and how we create our reality. It is also the study of exceptional talent: how outstanding individuals get their results. With NLP training, you will develop talent, learn at an accelerated rate, and further your overall success.

Program Curriculum

The program curriculum is divided into four modules:

Module I of the NLP Practitioner Certification

Sensory Acuity

This component allows you to learn to distinguish state changes in a conversation. It teaches you to detect variations, focusing on verbal and nonverbal communication. It allows to pay attention on a deeper level and fosters openness, learning and creativity. 


  • Sensory Acuity and Calibration
  • Training Rapport Skills
  • Representational Systems
  • Pacing and Leading  


This component teaches ways to elicit resourceful states towards well-being in all areas of life and to support accessing enriching experiences. It will enhance the capacity for greater resourcefulness and state changes. Learning this skill-set will further your flexibility in tapping into Solution-Focused mindsets.


  • Working with Triggers
  • Creating Resource Anchors
  • Association and Dissociation
  • Exploring States and State Changes

Module II of the NLP Practitioner Certification

Language and Outcome Thinking

This component focuses on how words and specific language patterns impact our everyday conversations. This will explore how we communicate with ourselves and others. It is honing in on the internal dialogue that is used for motivation. In combination with effective goal setting tools, this can quickly help achieve desired outcomes. 


  • Outcome Orientation
  • Meta Model
  • Motivational Words
  • Hierarchy of Ideas

Transformational Thinking

This component allows to experientially understand methods that ‘brighten’ perception of life experiences. It focuses on integrating and bringing together the previous topics of Sensory Acuity, Anchoring, and Language & Outcome Thinking. As a result, it allows the recognition of a larger map of human experience and can support transformational thinking strategies. 


  • Distinctions that shift Experience/Submodalities
  • Transformational Vision through Logical Levels
  • Exploring Polarities through the Stateline

Module III of the NLP Practitioner Certification


This component is about creating greater potential and options, by shifting the perceptual views a person considers to be ‘their reality’. It includes learning about habit changes and optimization through application of specific NLP tools.


  • Learning about Reframing
  • 6-Step-Reframing Technique
  • Perceptual Positions

Beliefs and Beyond

In this component, you will explore belief structures, and how to identify and change limiting beliefs. By changing fixed ideas, a person can have about themselves, greater possibilities emerge to get unstuck. You will learn how to work with conflicting values systems and/or beliefs to achieve alignment. From the perspective of NLP, this is a way to bring inner integration and move towards wholeness and systemic thinking.


  • Working with Conflicting Beliefs
  • Flow and Self-Sustaining Inner Harmony
  • Discovering Presuppositions
  • Developing Congruence and Creating Meaning 

Module IV of the NLP Practitioner Certification


In this particular component, you integrate NLP as a method, attitude and approach so that you are prepared to work efficiently with a variety of clients. You will be able to help clients in numerous contexts achieving the strategic changes they want. You will expand your skill-set in a way that will allow you to innovatively use various methods from the NLP toolbox. 


  • Transforming a Phobia
  • Working with Multiple Interventions
  • Bringing together all six Components
  • A Guide to What to Use When 

This program includes:

  • 12 days of Training On-Site
  • 7 Core Components
  • Interactive Dynamic Learning
  • Demonstrations
  • Exercises and Questions
  • Written Course Materials
  • NLP Practitioner Certification

Still unsure what Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) is all about? Our visual below will help you further explore this fascinating discipline. 

What is NLP

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