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SOLD OUT – The Resilience Toolkit Facilitator Certification | Cohort 8– Winter 2020

September 8, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The Resilience Toolkit Facilitator Certification program is a rich experiential process that gives you the tools to take The Toolkit into the world. In a blended online and in-person format, the cohort-based program consists of recorded and live lectures, small group mentoring and discussion, peer and independent practice sessions, suggested reading and reflective writing, supervised teaching, and case consultation. Interactive and cooperative learning foster responsibility, self-awareness, and mastery. Please click here and carefully review the program requirements before enrolling. Enrollment closes Tuesday, 25/8/20 at 1700 GMT.

The Winter 2020 session of The Resilience Toolkit Facilitator Certification program has a maximum cohort size of 18 trainees, divided into mini-cohorts with a maximum of 6 trainees per group.

Course opens 8/9/20 and ends 18/1/21.
Mini-cohorts will meet online alternate Tuesdays from 1700 – 1830 GMT beginning 15/9/20. Online Meeting Dates: 15/9, 29/9, 13/10, 27/10, 10/11, 24/11, 8/12, and 2021 – 5/1.

Required in-person weekend workshop:
Friday 23/10 from 1700 – 2000 GMT, Saturday 24/10 and Sunday 25/10 from 0900 – 1700 GMT
London School of Capoeira
Lodging and meals not included

Tuition: £2550 – Deposit of £750, plus choose from:

  • 4-month payment plan (£750 deposit due on registration, £600 monthly for 3 payments) OR
  • 6-month payment plan (£750 deposit due on registration, £360 monthly for 5 payments).*

Deposit may be paid via Bank Transfer (no surcharge) or Eventbrite (surcharge) link at bottom of page.

Remaining payments may be made via Bank Transfer (no surcharge) or credit card (with 3.5% surcharge)

Bank Transfers to:

Lumos Transforms, LLC
Address: TransferWise
56 Shoreditch High Street
E1 6JJ
United Kingdom
Account Number: 22497645
UK Sort Code: 23-14-70
IBAN: GB84 TRWI 2314 7022 4976 45

Subsequent to providing your deposit, you will receive an email from with an Enrollment Form, Tuition Agreement, CC authorization form, and instructions for submitting your completed Toolkit Workbook. All materials must be submitted within 2 weeks of paying your deposit to reserve your spot in the program unless other arrangements have been made.


Faculty: Nkem Ndefo, MSN, RN, CNM —Nkem Ndefo is the founder of Lumos Transforms and creator of The Resilience Toolkit. She is a skilled practitioner, dynamic speaker, and valued strategist. She is known for her unique ability to connect with people of all types by holding powerful healing spaces, weaving complex concepts into accessible narratives, and creating synergistic and collaborative learning communities that nourish people’s innate capacity for healing, wellness, and connection. Read more…

Mary P. Shriver is a Resilience Toolkit Certification Trainer, Certified Provider of Trauma Release Exercises (TRE®), Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Compassion Fatigue Educator, and holds a B.S. in Psychology from Denison University. Additional training includes the Trauma Resilience Model and Community Resilience Model through the Trauma Resource Institute, Motivational Interviewing for Behavior Change (MINT), and Level 1 Resistance Flexibility with Bob Cooley. Read more…


* Cancellation Policy: Registration fee is fully refundable prior to beginning program ONLY with at least 10 days written notice, minus a £75 administration fee. * Withdrawal Policy: Participants who cancel with less than 10-day notice or withdraw early from the program will receive a prorated refund based on the number of weeks remaining at the point of withdrawal at £150 per week, minus an early withdrawal fee of 10% of the remaining balance. * Program Extension Policy: Participants who do not complete the program in 17 weeks will incur a £160 monthly charge until program completion or withdrawal, whichever comes first. The monthly fee will not be prorated. If the Certification Trainer determines that extra supervisions are needed for the trainee to meet basic competency, the extra supervisions will be billed at £135/hour.


London School of Capoeira
1-2 Leeds Place, Finsbury Park, Finsbury Park
London, England N4 3RF United Kingdom