Eligibility Estill Master Trainer in good standing who has led Practice Groups in at least 3 Level One and 3 Level Two public courses taught by EMCIs. Support of an EMCI-TP Mentor. Accepted and approved Application Portfolio (CV, References, EVPP EMT Protocol Recording, and Letter of Intent).
Phase One
Study The Estill Papers, The Estill Voice Model: Theory and Translation, In Her Own Words and other materials assigned by Mentor to prepare for Examinations. “Register for EMCI Testing” via Certification Center (100 USD)
Phase One Exams EMCI with Advanced Testing Privileges administers three exam components:
Article Critique Essay, Written Exam and Oral Exams.
Specific knowledge and application of The Estill Voice Model, and Estill Voice Training® are included.
Formal exams usually require 4-5 hours.
Exam Administration Fees are paid to the EMCI examiners.
Suggested minimums are 600 USD, 600 Pounds, 600 Euro, and 800 AUD
Passing Criteria  Written Exams: 90%. Essay and Oral Exams: at least 15 out of 20 points..
Post-Phase One Exam Procedures Acceptable demonstrations of each EFP Voiceprint Protocol task with Hand
Signals must be produced within 3 trials
EMCI-TP Mentor records success in the Certification Center database and EMT becomes a EMCI-Candidate. No additional fees due currently
Phase Two Presentation
EMCI-Cs must be observed presenting in at least 2 public courses.
There must be a minimum of two EMCI observers.
See Certification Manual, 5.1, and EMCI Observation Packet for details
Phase Two
Pass Criteria
Successful presentation of the complete EVT Level One and Two course curriculum
Post-Observation Procedures Mentor records the pass in Certification Center and new EMCI signs in to register, accept the Certification Letter of Agreement and pay Dues. Payment will be for monthly dues between the certification date and December 31st, up to 300 USD.
EMCI Certificate can be printed from the Certification Center homepage.
EMCI Benefits
& Scope
All the benefits accorded to a EMT, plus permission to teach EVT in public courses and freely present on the Estill Voice Model in conferences and symposia.
Terms Benefits apply while EMCI upholds their Certification Agreement, pays annual dues, actively participates in the EVT Community, attends one EWVS every 6 years, and complies with additional continuing education or update requirements
Fees Testing Registration (100 USD) and EMCI Annual Dues (300 USD, renewable each January) are payable to EVI. All Coaching, Exam Administration, and Observation Fees are payable to the EMCIs providing these services and should be agreed upon in advance per EVI policy.