ARE 5.0 Prep Coaching Program

Get the structure and support you need to pass the ARE.

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Registration for our Feb 7th groups opens Jan 15th

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How does the Group Coaching program work?

How Does The Group Coaching Program Work?

Get the structure and support you need to pass the ARE.

Feeling lost on the path to licensure? Feel like you’re ready to give up on the ARE? The Black Spectacles Group Coaching Program aims to give you structure & support from a recently licensed coach while placing you in a group of hand-picked individuals who are just as dedicated as you are to completing this goal.

About the Coaching Program

You’ll find yourself immersed in a dedicated, coach-led study group with other serious exam candidates who have committed to studying and taking each exam at the same time & pace as you. In each group you’ll get:

Support

Get answers to any questions you have from your supportive coach and dedicated groupmates.

Know the best way to study for your style with access to the best testing, learning, and study strategies

Structure

Walk into the testing room for all 6 exams in the next 7 months knowing you have a good chance at passing by sticking to your group’s personalized study, meeting, and exam schedule.

Accountability

Required to send questions & attend every meeting

You and your group commit to taking one exam every month

Tools

Our PRO subscription is included in your coaching program cost. You’ll have access to our video lectures, practical application videos, online practice exams, and digital flashcards.

Each tool was built using NCARB’s suggested resources, so you have confidence you know you’re studying the right things.

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Who can join?

  • Candidates who are eligible with NCARB to take ARE 5.0
  • All 6 Exam: candidates who are looking to take all 6 exams in ARE 5.0
  • PPD & PPD: candidates who are looking to take just PPD & PDD in ARE 5.0

How much does it cost?

  • $349 per month for 7 months - includes the required access to our ARE 5.0 Pro Subscription ($199/month value)
    • Get your 7th month free by paying for the full program upfront
  • PPD & PDD: $349 per month for 3 months - includes the required access to our ARE 5.0 Pro Subscription ($199/month value)
    • Get 2 weeks free by paying for the full program upfront

How long is the program?

  • All 6 Exams: 7 months, taking 1 exam about every month, with 2 meetings per exam
  • PPD & PDD Only: 3 months, taking both exams at the end of 3 months, with 2 meetings per exam

How do I join?

  1. Register via the link below.
  2. If accepted, pay the $50 deposit to reserve your seat.
  3. Once you’ve been paired up with your coach and group, we’ll send you an invite to Slack and your first meeting link, date & time.
  4. Your coach will take it from here - sharing the group’s study schedule, hosting meetings, and answering questions!
  5. Click here if you have additional questions or want to learn more.

February Registration Opens Soon

December 6, 2019

Registration closed

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February 7, 2020

Registration opens January 15

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April 3, 2020

Registration opens March 11

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Testimonials

Testimonial: Jeremy Kleman
Jeremy Kleman
Passed 6 Exams in 6 Months
Testimonial: James Spiller
James Spiller
Black Spectacles ARE Prep Coach
Testimonial: Dominique Moore
Dominique Moore
24-Week Pace

"Once I joined this program, I was able to pass the exam and it has for sure raised my confidence."

Jane Homma
48-Week Pace

"I know that I would not have been able to complete all six ARE 5.0 exams in 6 months without the Black Spectacles Coaching Program."

Jeremy Kleman
24-Week Pace
Testimonial: Desiree Hollar
Desiree Hollar
24-Week Pace
Testimonial: Joshua Smith
Joshua Smith
Black Spectacles ARE Prep Coach
Testimonial: Kenny Nelson
Kenny Nelson
48-Week Pace