The Work-Learning Research, Inc. MASTER Certification in Performance-Focused Smile Sheets indicate that the people named below have successfully completed a rigorous program involving multiple task challenges, followed by feedback from an expert coach, followed by further work improvements demonstrating excellence. MASTER Certificate holders have performed successfully at the LTEM Tier-6 Level, demonstrating that they showed competence in performing realistic work tasks.
MASTER Certificate holders have the option of going on to Artisan and/or Research Certification. Artisans must undertake a lengthy and monitored process of creating a new and demonstrably useful improvement in surveying learners. Researchers must undertake a lengthy and monitored research program testing alternative methods of surveying learners using randomly-assigned comparison groups.