European Suzuki Association Appointments & Accreditations Manual Revised May 2023 Page 18 of 19 4. Application procedure All applications must be sent to the ESA Office, either direct by the applicant or through the national Suzuki association where he or she intends to work. Applications should include the following: - - CV including details of the applicant’s SUZUKI™ training and experience - Copies or other proof of all relevant certification - Names and contact details of the Teacher Trainer(s) with whom the applicant trained, plus any other relevant references 5. Applications from Teachers who have completed other short term Training In addition to the letter of application and the documents listed above, the applicant should deliver the following to the ESA Office - a. Proof of instrumental education/ability - professional Diploma from a recognized Institution or a video with a performance by the applicant of at least one major piece. b. Proof of Teacher Training in the SUZUKI™ methodology - numbers of hours of observation, individual lessons and supervised teaching, books covered, details of additional observation, attendance at conferences etc. c. Proof of ability to teach at the required level - a video with lessons of at least two students at the appropriate levels, plus any other supporting materials. The applicant may also indicate if a Teacher Trainer has worked with his/her students and is prepared to discuss the applicant’s work with the Instrument Committee.