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HRHP Application Process

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Step One: HRHP Program Information Session

Click to register for the Justisse College and request an Acceptance Interview for the HRHP Training Program

Requests are granted year round for an HRHP Program Information Session to inquire about your suitability for the program, address your concerns about prerequisites, and to be invited to submit an application to enroll in the program. 

Also, there are regular HRHP Program Public Information Sessions. See the Justisse College Facebook Events to get the dates and times. The next dates are Saturdays at 8:00 am PST on October 20, 2018: November 17, 2018: January 12, 2019: February 9, 2019: March 9, 2019: and April 13, 2019.

Step Two: Prerequisites

  1. A minimum of a two-year undergraduate degree or diploma in any field, or evidence of equivalent learning through training and/or experience in areas not typically associated with formal education.
  2. Credit for a junior level anatomy and physiology course, or are currently in an active medical practice (e.g. naturopath, osteopath, TCM, midwifery)
  3. Credit for a junior level women's or gender studies course, or evidence of equivalent learning through training and/or experience in areas not typically associated with formal women's or gender studies.
  4. Have charted your menstrual cycles (any method) for a minimum of 6 cycles. 

Those with Previous Health and Helping Field Experience: Applicants with extensive work or educational experience in the sexual and reproductive health education field, or medical field (e.g. naturopaths, nurse, medical doctor, master herbalist, etc.). In these cases the HRHP training is tailored according to their professional needs. They will be required to demonstrate expertise in all areas of the training in an approved alternative way.  

Step Three: Submit an Application

Click here to obtain the Application Form

Have prepared the following information to put into the Application Form: 

  1. List your specific experience and/or training in any of the following areas:
    1. Nutritional and complementary healing and lifestyle counseling
    2. Bio-chemistry, human anatomy and physiology
    3. Counseling or communication
    4. Fertility awareness
    5. Birth control and sexual health
    6. Pregnancy, birth, post-partum care, and breastfeeding
    7. Women or gender studies
  2. List significant texts you have studied in any of the following areas:
    1. Nutritional and complementary healing and lifestyle counseling
    2. Bio-chemistry, human anatomy and physiology
    3. Counseling or communication
    4. Fertility awareness
    5. Birth control and sexual health
    6. Pregnancy, birth, post-partum care, and breastfeeding
    7. Women or gender studies
  3. Copies of transcripts of any formal education (degrees, certificates, diplomas) -- name the program and institution and include your grades.
  4. List any work or volunteer experience pertinent to the healing and helping field.
  5. A 500 word essay that describes why you wish to become an HRHP and what you hope to contribute to the field.

Step Four: Orientation Interview and Acceptance into HRHP Program

 After acceptance of the submitted application there follows:  

  1. an Orientation Interview to make a final determination regarding your suitability for the Justisse HRHP Training Program
  2. the assignment of the student to their trainers from the Justisse Faculty
  3. the completion of the HRHP Training Agreement Contract
  4. arrangement for tuition payment 

 

Cost, Commitment, Time for Completion

 

Application & Orientation Fee

$295 CDN non-refundable processing fee

Tuition & Tax

$15,000 CDN plus 5% GST (Canada Goods & Services Tax)

 Texts

The cost of texts are not covered by tuition. Obtaining required texts is the HRHP Trainee's responsibly. Many texts can be purchased second hand. Some texts may be available through Justisse. All Justisse teaching materials are available wholesale.

Interest

Applicable interest on tuition paid in installments

Commitment

The HRHP training program is equivalent to approximately fifteen (15) 3-credit Canadian University courses -- success requires commitment and focus. For USA students they can consider it a masters level training. Typically 20 to 25 hours per week is required for successful completion of the program.

Time to Complete

24 months year round (monthly extensions available at extra cost)

 

The start dates for the HRHP Training are May 1st and October 1st. Once enrolled, it is a self-paced program designed to meet individual need. For example, students who enroll and already have competency within certain areas of the required curriculum can arrange to alter their pacing or handling of the curriculum accordingly. Ultimately, any areas of previous scholastic or independent study and investigation that qualifies for certification as a Holistic Reproductive Health Practitioner will be considered.  

Application Deadlines: Deadline for May 1st start is March 15th.   Deadline for October 1st start is August 15th.