The Foundation Level


1. Must have a high school diploma/GED, or equivalent (prior to entering training)

2. Must have postsecondary education level/college level A&P (equivalent to 3 semester hours of college) (before certification). This course must be provided by a state accredited College, University, Community College or equivalent.

3. Must have a current CPR card (before certification)

4. Recommendation - each new student should have received 1 - 3 colonics prior to entering training


1. Either

a. provide proof (by transcript) of completing the 100 hours of training. The 100 hours of training must be done in the physical presence of the Instructor at the location of the school or “brick and mortar” training facility used by the school or instructor. Distance learning of any type may not be used in fulfilling the 100 hour requirement for I-ACT training. The 100 hour course may not be completed any faster than 10 days at the school or brick and mortar facility of the Instructor/School; or,

b. provide proof of a minimum of one year of practice with documentation of at least 100 colon hydrotherapy sessions (in the last year) - The one year experience must be verified with documentation acceptable by a court of law (ie. W-2, 1099, Paycheck stubs, IRS documentation, etc.). If the one year practice option is used, that person must attend an 8 hour (in the classroom) course put on by an I-ACT Instructor or I-ACT School and must have completed the prerequisite requirements listed above (prior to entering training).

2. Must be a Full I-ACT Member in good standing.

3. Must send your resume and proof of all related education; Seminars completed, degrees and experience in both practice and theory. (Copies Please).

4. Must send pictures of your facility showing: at a minimum, the waiting area, the Colon Hydrotherapy room(which has a picture of the equipment), and the bathroom, etc...

5. Must send a blank copy of your Health Questionnaire. (Intake Form)

6. Must carry Liability Insurance (if desired) / provide a copy of the policy front page (or a statement saying you do not wish to carry insurance).

7. Must do a 15 minute presentation on colon hydrotherapy during class.

8. Must pay for ($75.00 exam fee), take and pass an I-ACT Level 1 written exam.

9. Must submit the School / Instructor Critique Form.


Phone: 210-366-2888 • email: • PO Box 461285, San Antonio, TX 78246-1285 • ©2012 I-ACT

International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy

Information for all Clients and Members (outside Texas): "Colon irrigation devices are prescription devices by federal law. A practitioner licensed by state law to use such prescription devices must authorize the purchase of the colon irrigation device, must use or supervise its use, and must order each colon irrigation for a patient."

Information for all Clients and Prospective new members in the State of Texas: "Colon irrigation devices are prescription devices and their purchase must be authorized by a physician licensed by the Texas Board of Medical Examiners. A colon hydrotherapist must be supervised by such a physician to use a colon irrigation device and must have a written order on file for each procedure from a physician licensed by the Texas Board of Medical Examiners."

Information for all Clients and Members (outside the USA): "Comply with the laws of your country to ensure that you are in compliance.