TRE Certification Training

The next Australian Certification Training intake is planned for October 2022 beginning with Module 1 on October 21st & 22nd.

Attending a 1-day introductory workshop (within 12 months of beginning the training at Module 1) is a prerequisite to applying for enrolment with upcoming workshops available here

If you are interested in applying for the October Intake please contact us here to express your interest.

Completion of the Australian Global Certification Training Program (GCTP) provides an internationally recognised qualification as a ‘Certified TRE Provider’ enabling you to teach TRE professionally to individuals and groups

For trainees without additional qualifications– the certification enables you to teach TRE for general health & wellbeing to populations without any major medical or mental health conditions only.

For trainees with additional qualifications – the certification also enables you to use TRE within the scope of your existing qualification and in support of your existing treatment modalities.


DRAFT

2022 Australian TRE October Intake Certification Training Summary

Please note this outline is a draft only as we are currently revising the training program now Covid travel restrictions have lifted.

Certification Trainers – Richmond Heath (Physiotherapist & Founder of TRE Australia) & Emiline Duncan (Counselor & Massage Therapist)

Module 1 – Sat 22nd & Sun 23rd October 2022 – 2 day workshop live online via zoom (9am – 5pm Melbourne Australia time)

Module 2 – Approx. April/May 2023 dates tbc – 2 day workshop live online via zoom (with option to attend individually or together with other trainees in your local area)  (9am – 5pm Melbourne Australia time)

Module 3 – Approx. August/September 2023 dates tbc – 2 day workshop live in person  (9am – 5pm Venue tbc)

13 Supervised training hours – all  sessions with your supervisor are completed online via zoom. (see below for details)

24 Self-guided practice hours – all practice hours with volunteers are completed with the volunteer in person (or online if subject to Covid restrictions) – self-guided practice hours with other trainees can be done together live or online via zoom

30 personal practice of TRE hours  – all trainees are required to maintain their personal practice of TRE throughout the training (at least 1-2 sessions per week)

Time – the course consists of a minimum 103 hours* including training modules, supervision sessions, self-guided learning hours & personal practice of TRE (equivelant to approximtely 1.5 – 2.5 hours per week.) *Some trainees may require additional paid supervision sessions to meet the competencies for each of the training modules

Duration – the training must be completed within 12 months of attending Module 1.

Costs – separate to the pre-requisite workshop, the total cost of the training is approximately $3265 tbc / $2956 concession tbc. The costs are not required upfront and are payable either pay as you go or on a 12 month payment plan (see below for details)

If you are interested in the October 2022 Intake, please sign up to the TRE Australia newsletter here & contact us here to express your interest.

Pre-requisites to Enrolment

In order to apply for the Certification Training you must:

  • complete a prerequisite 1 day introductory workshop less than 12 months before applying for the training
  • journal your personal pratice of TRE for at least 4 weeks after your introductory workshop (see here for personal practice journal suggestions)
  • complete a 1/2 hr enrolment interview at no cost (you will be required to submit a journal summary & enrolment form provided by your trainer prior to your enrolment interview)

*Please note; while completion of the free online TRE self-guided learning course is highly recommended, it does not count as a pre-requisite to apply for the certification training

Enrolment Fees

Once you are accepted into the training there are 2 enrolment fees – one is to enrol in the Australian Certification Training Program and goes to your certification trainer, the other goes to the global TRE training organisation (TRE For All Inc) that maintains the training globally.

Student Insurance

It is a requirement each trainee has their own student professional indemnity/public liability insurance for the duration of their training program from Module 1 onwards. If the trainee does not have pre-existing insurance for another modality that can be extended to cover the TRE training, student insurance is available for TRE via membership of the International Institute of Complimentary Therapies. See resources for trainees for more details.

Module 1 – Teaching the TRE Protocol

Complete pre-Module 1 reading & theory videos before attending Module 1 (provided by your trainer after your enrolment)

Module 1 training workshop live online via zoom – Sat 22nd & Sun 23rd October 2022 (live online via Zoom – 9am – 5pm Melbourne Australia time)

  • ongoing personal practice of TRE (minimum 10 logged sessions)
  • 5 paid supervision hours with your supervisor (via zoom)
  • 3 hours of self-guided learning with other trainees (via zoom)
  • 9 hours of self-guided practice with volunteers
  • 2 resource reviews (2 training documents)

Module 2 – Facilitating Individuals

Module 2 training workshop live online via zoom – April/May 2023 – tbc – 2 day workshop live online via zoom (with option to attend individually or together with other trainees in your local area)  (9am – 5pm Melbourne Australia time)

  • ongoing personal practice of TRE (minimum 10 logged sessions)
  • 4 paid supervision hours with your supervisor (via zoom)
  • 3 hours of self-guided learning with other trainees (via zoom)
  • 6 hours of self-guided practice with volunteers (live in person)
  • 2 resource reviews (1 book & 1 training document)

Provisional Professional Practice (PPP): trainees with pre-existing qualifications who are able to justify that teaching TRE falls within the scope of their existing qualifications & professional indemnity insurance are able to receive a Provisional Professional Practice (PPP) letter after reaching competency to teach individuals and attending the Module 2 workshop. The PPP letter is valid for the rest of the training period (12 months after module 1) during which time the trainee must complete the remainder of their training. This is not a formal TRE qualification but a letter of recommendation of your competency to teach TRE within the scope of your existing qualifications & insurance policy.

 

Module 3 – Facilitating Groups

Module 3 training workshop live in person – August/September 2023 Date & Venue TBC

  • ongoing personal practice of TRE (minimum 10 logged sessions)
  • 3 paid supervision hours with your supervisor (via zoom)
  • 3 hours of self-guided practice with volunteers in groups (live in person)
  • submit 3 resource reviews (2 books & 1 training document)
  • *supervision hour (hr 13) can be used at any point throughout the training to best support the needs of the trainee

Full details of each of the training requirements will be outlined in the 2022 GCTP October Intake Log Book provided upon enrolment.

*Some trainees may require additional paid supervision hours in order to meet the competencies required for each of the training modules

Costs & Payment Options

Separate to attending a prerequisite 1 day introductory workshop, the total cost of the Training Program is approximately AUD $3265 TBC* / $2956 TBC* concession. (all prices are listed in Australian dollars & a 10% concession is available on the enrolment fees, training modules & supervision sessions for holders of Government approved concession cards)

These costs are not required upfront but are distributed throughout the 12 months of the training. The training modules & supervision sessions can be paid pay as you go or on a 12 month payment plan ($253 tbc / $227 tbc concession per month)

The training costs consist of:

  • $100 – Australian GCTP enrolment fee
  • $50 (approx) – Global TRE for All administration fee  (US$35)
  • $95 – Required reading resources (approx)
  • $445 ($400 conc) – Module 1 Training Workshop
  • $445 ($400 conc) – Module 2 Training Workshop
  • $445 ($400 conc) – Module 3 Training Workshop
  • $1690 / $1521 (conc) – Minimum 13 supervision hours @ $130 /$117 conc per session

*Some trainees may require additional supervision sessions in order to meet the competency standards for each module.

Apply to Enrol

If you would like to arrange an enrolment interview or discuss the TRE certification training further, please contact TRE Certification Trainer Richmond Heath on 0409 357 964 or via the contact form here