Note: Certification to teach TKM® is only accomplished through the King Institute, LLC. All TKM® classes are conducted for and through the Institute. Prerequisite information concerning qualification and certification for teaching TKM® for the Institute is listed below.
Note: All approved Instructors start at the EMT level and work up one level at a time with a two year minimum of meeting all annual requirements for each level.

  • Must be a current, certified TKM® EMT Instructor.  In addition, must have successfully completed an additional Introductory: Levels1 and 2, as well as successful completion of Introductory Levels 3 through 7.
  • Successful completion of three TKM® Self-Help classes.  One class must be taught by Dr. King.  The other classes, if not by Dr. King, must be by a certified TKM® Self-Help Instructor of the Institute (verified).
  • Attend the Self-Help certification to teach class, only provided by King Institute and by approval of Director.
  • Take the Self-Help examination with passing score of 80 or higher.
King Institute reserves the right to refuse qualification for teaching.  Certification is renewed every year. Regulations to maintain and renew certification are detailed in the EMT teaching certification class.  Failure to follow regulations will result in immediate revocation of certification that cannot be renewed.  Any violations of the rights of all TKM® materials held by King Institute warrant severe civil and criminal penalties.  This class is for qualified students interested in teaching the Self-Help class for the Institute.
Candidates for Self-Help teaching will be taught how to conduct a Self-Help class.  It is not necessary to understand all of TKM® to share experiences and the information in the manual.Qualified instructors are needed to share this vital information with people across the globe.
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Training includes certification for teaching TKM® Self-Help class in assigned region, plus nationally and internationally upon approval of each class.
Once qualified, inquire for fee.
NOTE: To teach TKM® Levels 1 through 7 and Special Topic classes are by appointment from being a qualified Self-Help Instructor.  Qualifications are only made available to Certified Instructors.