Introducing the Check-in Wave: a method to access the potential of transformation during this time of chaos.

Based on established psychological theory, it is deceptively simple, powerful and easy to learn. It has been applied effectively in a range of different settings over the last 20 years. The training and accreditation will take place via online learning. Accredited facilitators will be licensed under LDD and receive ongoing supervision providing crucial support and quality control.

Included in the course are the following:

  • Online teaching sessions via Zoom
  • Access to our customised online learning platform
  • Access to the learning material and online exercises
  • The ability to connect to other participants internationally
  • An opportunity to qualify as an Accredited Check-in Wave Facilitator


This course paves the way to professional certification in facilitation. Various skills are nurtured to equip the participant to facilitate groups in a variety of contexts according to principles of the Lewis Method. Methodologies employed have demonstrated remarkable success in effective decision making, conflict resolution and collaborative effort. CLICK HERE for more details 

Borne out of a demand from various parts of the world for more people to have access to the tools of Lewis Deep Democracy, the Level 1 Instructor Program was introduced in 2009.

The purpose of the Level 1 Instructor Program is for you to embed the theory and tools taught in the Level 1 course and become skilled in teaching and transferring these to Level 1 course participants.

Pre-requisites to applying for the Program:

  • Completion of the Lewis Deep Democracy courses Levels 1 – 4
  • An I-Know-Me (IKM) personality assessment completed within the last 5 years
  • Completion of the Personal Development Program

Outline of the Program:

Phase 1:

  • Self-learning via the training manuals and video material

Phase 2:

  • 6 x 1-hour teaching sessions, focusing on the theory and how to teach the 2-day Level 1 course.
  • 1-day Boot-camp’ where you practice teaching the course material supported by a Level 1 Instructor

Phase 3:

  • Deliver two Level 1 courses under in-room supervision by a Level 1 Instructor, followed by online Elder supervision
  • Independently (on your own) deliver one Level 1 course, followed by online Elder supervision

Phase 4:  

  • Evaluation and qualifying process

Phase 5:  

  • Accreditation, including signing an annual Instructor License & Supervision Agreement with Deep Democracy Pty Ltd.

The purpose of the Level 2 Instructor Program is for you to embed the theory and tools taught in the Level 2 course and become skilled in teaching and transferring these to Level 2 course participants.

Pre-requisites to applying for the Program:

  • Completion of the Level 1 Instructor Program
  • An I-Know-Me (IKM) personality assessment completed within the last 5 years

Outline of the Program:

Phase 1:  

  • Self-learning via the training manuals and video material

Phase 2:  

  • 3 x 90-minute teaching sessions, focusing on the theory and how to teach the 2-day Level 2 course

Phase 3:

  • Deliver one Level 2 course with in-room supervision by a Level 2 Instructor, followed by online Elder supervision
  • Independently (on your own) deliver one Level 2 course, followed by online Elder supervision

Phase 4:  

  • Evaluation and qualifying process.

Phase 5:  

  • Accreditation, including updating your annual Instructor License & Supervision Agreement with Deep Democracy Pty Ltd. to incorporate your license as a Level 2 Instructor.

The purpose of the Level 3 Instructor Program is for you to embed the theory and tools taught in the Level 3 course and become skilled in teaching and transferring these to Level 3 course participants.

Pre-requisites to applying for the Program:

  • Completion of the Level 2 Instructor Program
  • An I-Know-Me (IKM) personality assessment completed within the last 5 years

Outline of the Program:

Phase 1:  

  • Self-learning via the training manuals and video material.

Phase 2:  

  • 3 x 90-minute teaching sessions, focusing on the theory and how to teach the 2-day Level 3 course

Phase 3:

  • Deliver one Level 3 course with in-room supervision by a Level 3 Instructor, followed by online Elder supervision
  • Independently (on yourown) deliver one Level 3 course, followed by online Elder supervision

Phase 4:  

  • Evaluation and qualifying process.

Phase 5:  

  • Accreditation, including updating your annual Instructor License & Supervision Agreement with Deep Democracy Pty Ltd. to incorporate your license as a Level 3 Instructor

The purpose of the Level 4 Instructor Program is for you to embed the theory and tools taught in the Level 4 course and become skilled in teaching and transferring these to Level 4 course participants.

Pre-requisites to applying for the Program:

  • Completion of the Level 3 Instructor Program
  • An I-Know-Me (IKM) personality assessment completed within the last 5 years

Outline of the Program:

Phase 1:  

  • Self-learning via the training manuals and video material

Phase 2:  

  • 15 x 90-minute teaching and practice sessions, focusing on the theory and how to teach the 3-day Level 4 course

Phase 3:

  • Deliver one Level 4 course with in-room supervision by a Level 4 Instructor, followed by online Elder supervision
  • Independently (on your own) deliver one Level 4 course, followed by online Elder supervision

Phase 4:  

  • Evaluation and qualifying process

Phase 5:  

  • Accreditation, including updating your annual Instructor License & Supervision Agreement with Deep Democracy Pty Ltd. to incorporate your license as a Level 4 Instructor

Powered by Lewis Deep Democracy, the CoResolve Leadership program was designed in 2014 to meet the needs of leaders, managers, consultants and anyone driving an initiative or goal, who may not be able to adopt the neutral role as prescribed in the Lewis Deep Democracy methodology.

The purpose of the CoResolve Instructor Program is for you to embed the theory and tools taught in the 2-day CoResolve Leadership course and become skilled in teaching and transferring these to CoResolve course participants.

 Pre-requisites to applying for the Program:

Completion of either one of the following two pathways:

 Pathway 1: 

  • Completion of the CoResolve 2-day Leadership Course
  • 6 group coaching sessions
  • 6 individual coaching sessions
  • An I-Know-Me (IKM) Personality Assessment

Or

Pathway 2:

  • Completion of the CoResolve 2-day Leadership Course
  • Deep Democracy Level 3 andLevel 4 courses
  • An I-Know-Me (IKM) Personality Assessment
  • The Personal Development Program

Outline of the Program:

  • Self-learning via the training manuals and video material

Phase 2:

  • 6 x 1-hour teaching sessions, focusing on the theory and how to teach the 2-day CoResolve leadership course
  • 1-day Boot-camp’ where you practice teaching the course material supported by a CoResolve Instructor

Phase 3:

  • Deliver two CoResolve courses with in-room supervision by a CoResolve Instructor, followed by online Elder supervision
  • Independently (on your own) deliver one CoResolve course, followed by online Elder supervision

Phase 4:  

  • Evaluation and qualifying process
  • Accreditation, including signing an annual Instructor License & Supervision Agreement with Deep Democracy Pty Ltd.

This is the qualifier course for the  Personal Development Program is follows on from Lewis Deep Democracy foundation courses Levels 1 – 4. It is for those who want to integrate the theory and tools into their day-to-day personal and work life.

The integration process includes knitting the methodology into your own unique style to enable you to gain valuable insights and personal growth that will develop your proficiency and confidence as a Lewis Deep Democracy practitioner.

The PDP also establishes the foundation for those wanting to continue to the Level 1 or CoResolve Instructor Training Programs.


This the qualifying course for the Elders' Program leading on from a variety of preceding courses. It was developed in 2012 to meet the demand for supervision from the increasing numbers of Lewis Deep Democracy practitioners, facilitators and Instructors.

This course concentrates on deepening your self-awareness and equipping you with advanced skills.