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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy

The Instructor Level

Prerequisites (must be completed before training)
1. Must have a high school diploma/GED, or equivalent

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

3. Must have a current CPR card

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

5. Individual may not enter training for the Instructor Level (Level 4) until they have been fully certified by I-ACT at the Advanced Level.

6. Each Instructor candidate must attend an Instructor training class put on by an I-ACT Instructor or an I-ACT School


1. Must be certified, by I-ACT, at the Advanced Level and be a Full I-ACT Member.

2. Must attend a mandatory 60 hour (in the classroom) instructor training course put on by an I-ACT School or I-ACT Instructor.

3. Demonstrate 3 hours of teaching on Foundation or Intermediate Level Anatomy & Physiology at an I-ACT recognized school or with an I-ACT instructor during a recognizeded I-ACT Instructor Course.

4. Must demonstrate one hour of teaching at an I-ACT Convention - eight people in attendance desired.

5. Submit outline of teaching and complete presentation to the I-ACT office prior to the convention (no later than April 30).

6. Write a test of 50 questions on Colon Hydrotherapy Anatomy & Physiology -multiple choice (A, B, C, & D)- with answers (provide correct answer on separate pages and also provide source documentation for each question). The source documents must be college level A&P Manuals, Gray's Anatomy, or the CIBA Collection - Digestive System (for example - NOT study guides) - Submit this test to I-ACT.

7. Student will bring to the Convention the textbooks, class handouts, enrollment application, enrollment agreement, A&P review exam, evaluation forms, lesson plans, schedule, and the certificate of training completion that they will be using in their class

8. Must be NBCHT Certified

9. Sign the Instructor Oath.

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.