Inclusive Behaviors InventorySM Certification

Create a sense of belonging for every member of the workforce by becoming certified in a leading global inclusion framework that is research-backed, statistically validated, and globally trusted—with support from an industry expert!

USD $1099

Three virtual, 2-hour trainings

November 1 and 3 from 11am - 1pm EDT / 16:00 - 18:00 CET

November 8 from 11am - 1pm EST / 17:00 - 19:00 CET

Become an Inclusion Champion

Help build inclusive workplaces


The Inclusive Behaviors Inventory (IBI) is a great way to start off on a meaningful learning journey toward better inclusion practices. Developed by DEI experts, this tool provides five clear paths to grow inclusive behaviors based on self-assessment results. You’ll be instrumental in helping individuals and teams set off on their journey to turn their awareness of inclusion into action.

By becoming certified in the IBI, you will:

  • Establish credibility in the DEI field
  • Gain an accessible framework and foundational language for inclusion
  • Secure a competitive edge
  • Become equipped with all resources necessary to facilitate meaningful sessions
  • Receive early insights about product updates
  • Join a global community of DEI and inclusion practitioners
  • Earn 8 Professional Development Credits (PDCs) toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification
  • Get credit for three (3) seats to administer the IBI with your clients!
  • Gain a better understanding of the IBI survey and related research

Participant Materials

Pre-Course Work Requirements: 

All participants must complete the Inclusive Behaviors InventorySM Certification learning module before the course begins in order to receive their certification. 

Participant Materials Included: 

  • IBI Group Debrief Facilitation Guide and Coaching Questions
  • IBI 360 Group Debrief Facilitation Guide and Coaching Questions
  • Promotional Slides and Logo Kit
  • Digital Credentials including a Digital Badge from Credly


IBI Certified Badge

Dedicated time with an industry expert

Jason Patent Headshot

Jason D. Patent, Ph.D.

Prior to working with Aperian Global, Dr. Jason D. Patent worked at International House at UC Berkeley as Director of the Robertson Center for Intercultural Leadership, where he created and led professional certification programs on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and on Global Leadership & Innovation. A fluent Mandarin speaker, he has a decade of experience living abroad in China in varied roles and contexts, including using his experience to coordinate and lead intercultural training sessions for executives relocating internationally.

In addition to having served as an organizational leader himself in both the US and China, Dr. Patent is a coach, consultant, and trainer with three decades of experience. 

Dr. Patent holds a Ph.D. and M.A. in Linguistics from the University of California, Berkeley, an M.A. in East Asian Studies from Stanford University, and a B.A. in East Asian Studies from Harvard University. He is also a certified GlobeSmart Profile Practitioner. 

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Fees and Cancellation Policy

Registration Fees: USD $1099

Full payment is due upon registration. Certification is valid for three (3) years.

Refund Policy

Registrants have the ability to cancel up to seven days before the course date for a 50% refund. Registration tuition is nonrefundable less than seven days before the course date.

If a registrant fails to attend a course and no notice is provided before the course start, that individual will be considered a “no-show” and will not be eligible for a refund.

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