• Review Franchise Information

Review franchise information on www.ladybirdacademy.com/franchise. Many of your initial questions will be answered by the information provided here.

 

  • Complete “Information Request Form”

Complete our information Request Form to receive additional information. If you meet our preliminary criteria and your territory is available, a representative will be in touch within 2 business days for an initial phone call. If a territory is not open; please register for future follow up.

 

  • Initial Phone Call

During our first call we will further discuss the Ladybird Academy opportunity. We will also cover a few key topics including; your motivation, business background and territory of interest and financial requirements.

 

  • Receive Franchise Pre-Qualification Packet

After you have talked with one of our Franchise Development Team Members we will send out a Franchise Pre-Qualification Packet to be completed and returned.

 

  • Review of Pre-Qualification Packet

Upon receipt of your completed Franchise Pre-Qualification Packet, we will follow up and request necessary required documentation to complete your application.

 

  • Receive FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)

Upon receipt of your completed Franchise Pre-Qualification Packet with all supporting documents submitted, we will send you our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD). The FDD further defines the relationship between the Franchisor (us) and the Franchisee (you). It is a legal document, containing contracts that you will sign to become a Ladybird Academy franchisee.

 

  • FDD Conference Call

Within two weeks of receiving the FDD, we will contact you to schedule a FDD Conference Call. This telephone conversation will give you the opportunity to ask any questions that you may have about the FDD and its contracts and agreements we recommend you have an attorney review this document with you and answer any specific legal questions, please submit your questions to us prior to the scheduled call.

 

  • Discovery Day!

Your Discovery Day should be held within 30-60 days of your FDD Conference Call. Discovery Days are held at our corporate headquarters in Lake Mary, FL and our Ladybird Academy Training Center in Orlando, FL. You will have the opportunity to view our operations and see firsthand how Ladybird Academy works as well as spend time in one of our Academies and meet our executive team.

 

  • Receive an Approval Letter

This letter you have approves you to become a franchisee of Ladybird Academy. You will now set up your corporate entities to prepare to sign your FDD, Franchise Agreements and contracts.

 

  • Trade Area Selection

Upon receipt of corporate entities we will review the areas of opportunity in your preferred market.

 

  • Signing

If we feel that you are a suitable franchise candidate, we will send you a formal written offer including the assigned territory. The signing of the FDD, Franchise Agreements and contracts is done remotely and does not require a trip back to our headquarters.