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Why Become A Professional Organizer?

Professional Organizing is a rapidly growing industry across the U.S. and many people choose to hire a Professional Organizer for a variety of reasons. 

Whether it is organizing, downsizing, clearing excess clutter, or perhaps moving into a new home, the need for a Certified Professional Organizer is in high demand. When people feel overwhelmed, they may not know where to start, and that’s where you come in!

Professional Organizers can help organize any physical or digital space. They help their clients get organized and stay organized for life.

Professional Organizing provides a great business opportunity that can be done anywhere in America. Whether you’re in New York City or Fort Worth, Texas, Professional Organizing is a perfect part-time or full-time opportunity.

We specialize in training and certifying Professional Organizers across the United States.

UCPO™ Professional Organizer Certification Course

Our Professional Organizing course is unique. 

This is an all-in-one Organizing, Downsizing, and Business course where you will receive an Industry Leading Certification, that can be used across the U.S. as well as internationally. 

You will learn all the skills and tools you require to be “Open for Business” in the 5 days you spend in our Live Virtual Training Center or through our Self-Paced Home Study program.

You will be provided with our World-Class Lifetime Support to help you follow your passion and launch your new career. 

The personalized mentoring that you will receive from Eileen Taylor, Greg Taylor, Darcy Speed, UCPO™, and the Ultimate Academy® team will be educational and powerful, and will be useful in any entrepreneurial venture you pursue! 

Are you ready to turn your passion for organizing into a successful career?

America’s #1 Professional Organizing Course.

All-In-One Organizing, Downsizing & Business Course.

Industry Leading Certification, which can be used across the U.S. 

Be “Open for Business” in 5 Days.

Educational, powerful, and motivational mentoring.

World-class lifetime support.

We show you how to launch your business!

World-Class Certification

Being a graduate of Ultimate Academy® and a UCPO™ Alumni member gives you access to The Ultimate Academy® Association and provides members with ongoing support and collaboration in your roll within the field of professional organizing.

This designation represents your knowledge and training in the professional organizing and productivity industry and stands behind your reputation of being accredited by a world-class Academy.

Course Details

Introduction To Professional Organizing Course

You will learn the fundamentals and history of the Professional Organizing Industry, why Professional Organizing is in such high demand with such explosive growth and popularity.

Professional Organizing Services

You will learn how to professionally provide both In-Person and Virtual Consultations, Guided Organizing™, Full-Service De-Cluttering and Organizing Projects.

Our Program will enable you to offer an entire suite of services to all types of customers with the option to specialize in areas of your choice.  

NAPO National Association Of Professional Organizers

The Ultimate Professional Organizer™ System

You will learn our tried and true organizing method adopted by all Professional Organizing Graduates of Ultimate Academy®.

This Proven System will enable you to get consistent and positive results each and every time. You will have the expertise to organize any space; our System will help you achieve maximum productivity and efficiency.

Executing A Professional Organizing Project

We will teach you step-by-step on how to smoothly execute any organizing project and how to best prepare yourself for a day of organizing; from the required materials to how to conduct yourself professionally, we will provide you with all the information you will need.

The Business Of Professional Organizing

Whether you have some business experience or are new to running your own business, you will learn everything you need to know.

We will cover all key aspects of running a Professional Organizing business from creating your brand and pricing to invoicing, bookkeeping, and administration. 

Developing Relationships & Securing Business

Our Professional Organizing Business Training will provide you with the tools you need to market yourself and your business. You will learn how to introduce your new business, garner customers, establish follow-up systems, encourage repeat business and referrals. 

You are provided with a Road-Map to Success; a Step-By-Step Action Plan to launch your career and become an expert in the American Professional Organizing industry as quickly as possible!

EARNING POTENTIAL

$ 1
Hourly Rate

Professional Organizer’s rates typically range between $45 and $120 per hour.*

$ 1
Consultations

Professional Organizing Consultations typically range between $150 and $300.*

$ 1
Organizing & Downsizing Packages

Organizing and downsizing projects can range between $400 and $10,000 or more.*

* This is a sample of industry rates in North America. The rates above are not guaranteed. Each individual organizer determines their own rates and fees for services and varies by region and package. Graphic is hypothetical and is for educational purposes only.

Are you a born organizer?

Professional Organizers tend to carry many of the same characteristics. If you have any of the following qualities, then perhaps a career as a Certified Ultimate Professional Organizer™ is for you! 

Tidy: You are frequently organizing and decluttering around your home. 

Punctual: You are always on time for meetings or events.

Passionate: You are passionate about the world of organizing and helping others. 

Empathetic: You think about other people’s feelings and are non-judgemental.  

Optimistic: You are a positive thinker and can see yourself keeping your clients optimistic throughout their organizing experience. 

Entrepreneurial: You can see yourself operating your own professional organizing business, or perhaps adding professional organizing services to an existing business such as a Home Staging or cleaning business.

In This Course You Will Learn...

The Downsizing Industry

Downsizing & Rightsizing!

The process of downsizing can be overwhelming. 

You can offer customized downsizing packages for all types of clients. 

Rightsizing is a growing trend amongst Canadian seniors and focuses on living big in a smaller space.

You can assist your clients to make the most of every square foot!

Types of Downsizing Services

In This Course You Will Learn...

Are you a born organizer?

Professional Organizers tend to carry many of the same characteristics. If you have any of the following qualities, then perhaps a career as a Certified Ultimate Professional Organizer™ is for you! 

Tidy: You are frequently organizing and decluttering around your home. 

Punctual: You are always on time for meetings or events.

Passionate: You are passionate about the world of organizing and helping others. 

Empathetic: You think about other people’s feelings and are non-judgemental.  

Optimistic: You are a positive thinker and can see yourself keeping your clients optimistic throughout their organizing experience. 

Entrepreneurial: You can see yourself operating your own professional organizing business, or perhaps adding professional organizing services to an existing business such as a Home Staging or cleaning business.

UCPO™ Certification

UCPO POC NAPO Professional Organizing Course

Our Professional Organizing Certification is internationally recognized and can be used anywhere in the world.

Our UCPO™ Certified Ultimate Professional Organizer™ Certification is a premium certification recognized across the United States. This certification verifies your professionalism in the industry and provides you with instant credibility.

Being certified gives your clients peace-of-mind knowing that you have been professionally trained and that you operate using a proven system and under a Code of Conduct reflecting the highest ethical standards. Your UCPO™ Certification can be used across America, from Chicago to Miami to San Francisco.  

We are proud to be leaders in the industry.

Our Academy is uniquely focused on your success. We are committed to sharing our knowledge and that of our Certified Professional Organizer alumni community with you, giving you a competitive edge.

UCPO™ Certification

UCPO POC NAPO Professional Organizing Course

Our UCPO™ Certified Ultimate Professional Organizer™ Certification is a premium Professional Organizer Certification. 

At Ultimate Academy®, we specialize in the U.S. market and show you how to become a Professional Organizer. 

This certification verifies your professionalism in the industry and provides you with instant credibility.

Our Academy is uniquely focused on your success.

Your UCPO™ Certification can be used across America, from Chicago to San Francisco.

We are committed to sharing our knowledge and that of our Certified Professional Organizer Alumni Community with you, giving you a competitive edge.

Our vision is to enable everyone to follow their passion.

Two Ways To Learn

5-Day Live Virtual Classroom

You can take our 5-Day Professional Organizing Program, through our Live Virtual Classroom from anywhere in the world.

This is an easy-to-use online classroom broadcasted through Zoom. 

We live stream the course where your instructors, Eileen & Greg Taylor and Darcy Speed, UCPO™ will be live on camera teaching throughout the day.

You can participate from the comfort of your own home, all you need to start learning is a computer, tablet or phone.

You will be able to see and hear the other students as well as the instructors, and you will have the opportunity to ask questions and engage in class discussion.

Class hours are from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM EST. 

If you are unable to attend part or all of any day, you can watch a recorded version of the class nightly.

Join Our Interactive Live Virtual Classroom!

Our online Zoom Classroom is like no other! 

Our small online class size of typically 4-8 students per class, facilitates a wonderful learning experience. 

This creates an environment where you are able to engage with your fellow classmates, get to know one another and ask questions.

This approach is designed to create a positive environment that enables deep learning – we call this, The Power of The Group. 

Self-Paced Home Study

Our Self-Paced Home Study Certification course is a fantastic option if you are unable to attend our Live Virtual Class. 

You decide the timeline that you complete the course, which is a huge benefit of this independent study option.

You will go through the course content at your own pace and send in your quizzes and assignments as you complete them. They will be marked quickly and returned to you with ample feedback.

This allows our students the comfort of knowing their hard work and dedication is our first priority!

At Ultimate Academy®, we remove the distance from distance learning. We offer continuous personalized mentoring to ensure you feel connected and engaged.

Our Founders Eileen & Greg Taylor and our Manager of Student Services, Tutoring & Administration, Jill Taylor and her team, are here to serve you. We are just a call, click, or text away.

We will be with you throughout your entire educational journey. 

Audio & Visual Summaries

Receive audio and visual summaries of each chapter with the purchase of your Professional Organizing Home Study course. 

These summaries are designed to review and reinforce vital course concepts, in a brief and engaging way. 

Use these summaries as an easy tool to keep you inspired and knowledgeable about Professional Organizing. 

Listen and watch as many times as you like – anywhere that you want! You can even use your tablet or phone to listen and watch on the go. 

Two Options for Manuals

Students are able to choose either Hard Copy or Online Manuals for both the 5-Day Live Virtual Class & the Self-Paced Home Study.

Hard Copy Manuals

With our Hard-Copy Manual option, the manuals will be shipped via FedEx right to your door to utilize during your course.

Our 885-page, full-colour multi-volume manual set and business workbook will be your key resources both during and after the course.

These manuals are extremely detailed and visual with ample photos and examples, so feel free to make notes and highlight key sections for your ongoing reference.

These manuals are for your reference, both during and after the course.

Online Manuals

Our Online Manual option is ideal for all students, whether you are doing the Live Virtual Class or Self-Paced Home Study.

The Online Manual is exactly the same 800-page Full-Colour Multi Volume Manual and Workbook as the hard-copy version.

Upon ordering, you can access your online materials in as little as 30 minutes, via our Online Student Portal.

This option is eco-friendly and user-friendly, as you can access these manuals through a computer, laptop and smartphone.

Two Options for Manuals

Students are able to choose either Hard Copy or Online Manuals for both the 5-Day Live Virtual Class & the
Self-Paced Home Study.

Hard Copy Manuals

With our Hard-Copy Manual option, the manuals will be shipped via FedEx right to your door to utilize during your course.

Our 885-page, full-colour multi-volume manual set and business workbook will be your key resources both during and after the course.

These manuals are extremely detailed and visual with ample photos and examples, so feel free to make notes and highlight key sections for your ongoing reference.

These manuals are for your reference, both during and after the course.

Online Manuals

Our Online Manual option is ideal for all students, whether you are doing the Live Virtual Class or Self-Paced Home Study.

The Online Manual is exactly the same 885-page Full-Colour Multi Volume Manual and Workbook as the hard-copy version.

Upon ordering, you can access your online materials in as little as 30 minutes, via our Online Student Portal.

This option is eco-friendly and user-friendly, as you can access these manuals through a computer, laptop and smartphone.

Organize Any Space!

Wardrobes & Closets

Garage

Kitchen & Pantry

Bathrooms

Laundry Room

Electronics

The Downsizing Industry

Downsizing & Rightsizing!

The process of downsizing can be overwhelming. 

You can offer customized downsizing packages for all types of clients. 

Rightsizing is a growing trend amongst Canadian seniors and focuses on living big in a smaller space.

You can assist your clients to make the most of every square foot!

Types of Downsizing Services

Course Details

You will learn why Professional Organizing has become in such high demand with such explosive growth and popularity all over America.

You will learn how to professionally provide both in-person and virtual consultations, Guided Organizing™, Full-Service Decluttering, organizing projects, and downsizing.

You will learn our tried and true organizing method used by all Professional Organizing graduates of Ultimate Academy®. 

You will have the expertise to organize any space; our System will help you achieve maximum productivity and efficiency.

We will teach you step-by-step of how to smoothly execute any organizing or downsizing project.

We will cover how to prepare yourself for an organizing project, including what materials you need and how to conduct yourself professionally.

We will cover all key aspects of running a Professional Organizing Business from creating your brand, to pricing, invoicing, bookkeeping, and administration. 

You will learn how to introduce your new business, get customers, establish follow-up systems, encourage repeat business and referrals. 

You are given a road map to success with our step-by-step action plan to launch your career as quickly as possible. 

Free Class Retakes For 3 Years

As a Ultimate Academy® Graduate you are welcome to come back and take your course again, absolutely free, as many times as you like, for three years!
You may take any part of the course or complete the entire course - it is up to you. No catches, no strings attached, no conditions. Simply reach out to our booking department to schedule your class retake whenever it works for you. 

Certification For Life

No Annual Certification Fees!

Ultimate Academy® Graduates are not required to pay any annual certification fees.
At Ultimate Academy® you have continued complimentary membership for life.

6 Ways To Get Your Tuition Back

1. Long Term Profits

By making this investment in this program and in yourself, you will be able to launch a new career or business and profit for the rest of your life. 

You will see a quick return on your investment, often recouping the cost in one or two sales.

2. starting A business

Imagine running your own business, having independence and flexibility! You can have a part-time or full-time career, with unlimited earning potential.

 

3. Time Is Money

Obtaining professional training is cheaper than learning by trial and error, which can be costly and time-consuming. 

4. A Competitive Edge

Being certified is a powerful tool to gain the confidence of your clients and secure their business.

Having the guidance and support of your instructors, support team and business coach to advise you along the way creates a path to your success. 

5. Combination Packages

Obtaining other certifications such as, Home Staging, Feng Shui, and Decorating & ReDesign will enable you to offer combination packages to your clients, increasing your revenue and profits. Having more options will enable you to pursue unique opportunities. 

6. Value For Money

A successful business will have value and you will be able to monetize that value should you wish to sell the business or for funds when you retire.

Industry Expertise

We have a dynamic team of industry specialists and a network of thousands of graduates worldwide.

We offer support in all areas, including project assessment, business start-up, marketing, technology, and social media... just to name a few.

You will learn to organize any space, launch your business, and embrace your entrepreneurial spirit.

Ultimate Academy® is a family-run business, dedicated to your success.

Industry Expertise

We have a dynamic team of industry specialists and a network of thousands of graduates worldwide.

We offer support in all areas, including project assessment, business start-up, marketing, technology, and social media… just to name a few.

You will learn to organize any space, launch your business, and embrace your entrepreneurial spirit.

Ultimate Academy® is a family-run business, dedicated to your success.

UCPO™ Course Curriculum

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Introduction, Working With Clients & Methodology

Manual 1

Introduction

Discover the Organizing industry, the reasons for its explosive growth and popularity.

Working With Clients
Emphasis will be placed on understanding a client’s mindset; how it relates to clutter, and how we can help them as Professional Organizers.

Methodology
Learn our effective techniques, as well as our unique approach to Professional Organizing.

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Consultations, Pricing Your Services & Grading System

Manual 2

Consultations

Discover how to successfully plan and execute an Organizing Consultation, using our exclusive 26-page Consultation Report.

Pricing Your Services
Learn how to price any type of project, from organizing a linen closet or pantry to coordinating and decluttering an entire home.

Grading System
Use our System to estimate your time and resources required in planning and executing a project.

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The Ultimate Professional Organizer™ System, Inventory & Room-By-Room Organizing

Manual 3

The Ultimate Professional Organizer™ System

Explore the organizing method implemented by all Ultimate Academy ® Graduates.

Inventory
Learn how to handpick the ideal inventory and utilize it to create customized organizational systems for your clients.

Room-By-Room Organizing
Master the concept of room-by-room organization, including the required forms, reports, and checklists.

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Mastering Room-By-Room Organizing For All Types Of Properties & Decluttering

Manual 4

Mastering Room-By-Room Organizing

Explore innovative decluttering methods including advanced topics pertaining to clients’ living habits.

All Types Of Properties
Develop the expertise to organize all types of properties, from residential to commercial spaces.

Decluttering
Develop the expertise to manage any decluttering project, including the removal, disposal, recycle and donation of items in the home.

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Downsizing Services, Rightsizing & Moving Services

Manual 5

Downsizing Services

Learn how to determine the scope of projects and how to create customized downsizing packages , ranging in size for clients.

Rightsizing
Explore the concepts of downsizing, rightsizing, and senior’s transitions, including key principles and challenges.

Moving Services
Learn how to execute all types of moving services including, pre-move preparation, estate clearing, moving day, and more.

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The Business Of Professional Organizing, Creating A Marketing Message & Developing Relationships

Manual 6

The Business Of Organizing

Learn everything you need to know including; business techniques and fundamentals, establishing your brand, and pricing.

Creating A Marketing Message
Learn how to create a message that will build your confidence by accentuating your strengths, abilities, and value.

Developing Relationships
Explore follow-up techniques and options for developing and maintaining client relationships.

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Quizzes, Assignments, Forms, Templates & Our Exclusive Vendor List

Manual 7

Quizzes And Assignments

Included in this manual are the Quizzes and Assignments you will complete during the course.

Forms And Templates
Access customizable forms, templates and reports that you will use throughout the course and while running your own Professional Organizing business.

Vendor List
A 15-page Vendor List is included to provide you with an inside track on wholesalers, suppliers and vendors within the industry.

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UCPO™ Course Curriculum

NAPO National Association Of Professional Organizers

Learn how YOU can Help save the planet
– One Organizational Solution At A Time.

At Ultimate Academy®, our cutting edge, Eco-Friendly Professional Organizing training will differentiate you from your competition.
This unique program is designed to set you and our planet up for success – as an Eco-Friendly UCPO™ Certified Ultimate Professional Organizer™, you will learn how to transform your clients’ homes by reducing clutter and establishing sustainable habits.

Our industry-leading course content encompasses every detail – you will learn the best ways to positively impact your clients’ homes, as well as your own company’s carbon footprint.

Master our 100 Eco-Friendly tips for Professional Organizing and growing your business. Learn – the 50 “green” organizations, brands, and manufacturers, the 10 labels and certifications of sustainability, and the 14 environmentally friendly organizing products and solutions – to know and recommend.

Many clients want to live in clutter-free, environmentally-friendly homes – they simply do not know where to begin or know what will make the biggest impact. Your extensive eco-friendly knowledge will enable you to provide customized solutions that will help your clients implement intentional routines and organizational systems.

Certification For Life

No Annual Certification Fees!

Ultimate Academy® Graduates are not required to pay any annual certification fees.
At Ultimate Academy® you have continued complimentary membership for life.

What Will Be Your Specialty?

Collaboration

 Unlock the benefits of teamwork and collaboration by joining our Alumni Community.

Collaboration

Our Certified graduates are part of our American Professional Organizing Community. In the organizing industry, there are many projects which can benefit from teamwork. 

As part of Ultimate Academy’s Professional Organizing Alumni, you will have many graduates to call upon for larger projects, industry insight and more. Our Professional Organizing course graduates are all over America, including Arizona, New Jersey, Montana and Louisiana. Alternatively, you can be called upon to assist fellow graduates on their projects and needs if you wish. 

By connecting with your fellow Alumni, you open the door to collaborative efforts and mutually supporting each other’s goals.  

Virtual Consultations

Virtual Consultations

Upcoming Course Dates

December

Monday December 13/21 – Friday December 17/21

January

Monday January 24/22 – Friday January 28/22

February

Monday February 14/22 – Friday February 18/22

March

Monday March 14/22 – Friday March 18/22

Upcoming Course Dates

Monday December 13 -

Friday December 17

Monday January 24 -

Friday January 28

Monday February 14 -

Friday February 18

Monday March 14 -

Friday March 18

6 Ways To Get Your Tuition Back

1. Long Term Profits

By making this investment in this program and in yourself, you will be able to launch a new career or business and profit for the rest of your life. 

You will see a quick return on your investment, often recouping the cost in one or two sales.

2. starting A business

Imagine running your own business, having independence, and flexibility. You can have a part-time or full-time career, with unlimited earning potential.

3. Time Is Money

Obtaining professional training is cheaper than learning by trial and error, which can be costly and time-consuming. 

4. A Competitive Edge

Being certified is a powerful tool to gain the confidence of your clients and secure their business.

Having the guidance and support of your instructors, support team and business coach to advise you along the way creates a path to your success. 

5. Combination Packages

Obtaining other certifications such as Home Staging, Feng Shui, and Decorating & ReDesign will enable you to offer combination packages to your clients, increasing your revenue and profits, and pursue unique opportunities. 

6. Value For Money

A successful business will have value and you will be able to monetize that value should you wish to sell the business.

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Offer Your Clients The Complete Suite Of Services

Home Staging Certification Course
Feng Shui Certification Course
Professional Organizing Certification Course
Decorating & ReDesign Certification Course
Wedding Planning Certification Course

As an Certified Ultimate Professional Organizer™, Graduates will be able to add UCPO™ after their name.

You will be able to integrate your Ultimate Professional Organizer Certification™ (UCPO™) with your other certifications.

Displaying this certification will be an additional enhancement to your credentials and branding. This will enable you to further differentiate yourself as a professional and it will provide multiple income streams.

Our Ultimate Professional Organizer™ Certification will perfectly complement any other Ultimate Academy® certification you may have to best serve your Professional Organizing clients.

Whether you choose to operate as a Professional Organizer on its own, integrate it with other businesses, pursue opportunities within the Professional Organizing industry itself, or simply wish to add the knowledge of Professional Organizing to your life belt of skills, we are confident that this course is for you!

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

Graduates may take unlimited class retakes or home study retakes of their course, free of charge for 3 years! Why do we offer this? We offer Free Unlimited retakes of the Ultimate Academy® Professional Organizing Course to give you peace of mind.

Should you feel that given the vast amount of information covered in the course, that you would benefit from attending the course again, you are welcome to do so.

Two Ways To Learn

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Self-Paced Home Study

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