Kumon’s success is largely due to the care, dedication and expertise of our ever-expanding team of instructors. A Kumon Instructor operates a Kumon center at least twice a week. The Instructor plays a crucial role in monitoring the learning process and in ensuring that each child reaches his or her fullest potential. To maintain a high standard of instruction, Kumon conducts a rigorous program of training and continuing education for instructors. Kumon was very highly ranked in the listing of the “Top 200″ franchise companies, achieving the following positions :
Kumon was ranked Number 1 in the “Best Low-Investment Franchises” – no other educational company made it into the Top 20.
Kumon achieved an overall ranking of 5 – i.e. Kumon is considered to be the 23rd best franchise company in the world; quite an achievement considering the many thousands of franchise opportunities that exist.
This listing was published in ‘Entrepreneur’, a leading business magazine. Each year, the magazine publishes a listing of what they consider to be the “Top 200″ franchise companies which are expanding on a global scale. Listed below are the criteria on which companies were ranked :
Financial strength and stability
Growth rate of the company
Size of the company
Number of years in existence
Qualification of investor
Interested individuals who wish to open their own Kumon centers in the Philippines should follow these steps :
Attend the scheduled orientation program at the Head Office.
Pass the Math and English tests.
Pass the interview conducted by the management .
Secure a suitable and approved location/site for Kumon center.
Attend the New Instructor Training and In-class Training.
Set-up the classroom.
Sign the franchise agreement and pay the franchise fee. Franchise Fee is P 15,000.00 per subject.
Training & Support
Support to Instructors
As a well-established and renowned company, Kumon is committed to offering Instructors first-class and continuous support in developing their centers and skills. Kumon offers the following to upgrade the management and instruction skills of instructors :
Comprehensive training before and after opening the Kumon center.
Conferences here and abroad
Marketing support and instructional tips on various concerns.
Regular visits and assistance of staff to the center