TRE Certification Training

Enrolments for the 2020 Australian TRE Global Certification Training Program have now closed.
If you are interested in the 2021 training program, please sign up to the TRE Australia newsletter here & contact Certification Trainer Richmond Heath 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.

2020 GCTP General Information

  • Module 1 – Oct 24th & 25th, 2020 – Due to Covid-19 travel restrictions Module 1 will be held online via zoom.
  • Module 2 – May 8th & 9th, 2021 – Subject to the lifting of Covid-19 travel restrictions Module 2 will be held live in person in Melbourne (online via zoom if required)
  • Supervision hours – All supervision hours with your trainer are completed online via zoom.
  • Practice hours with volunteers – all practice hours with volunteers will be held with the volunteer in person (while observing appropriate hygience practices)
  • Costs – Separate to the pre-requisites, the total cost of the training is approximately $2950 / $2710 concession (pay as you go or 12 month payment plan)
  • Duration – on average, most trainees take around 12-14 months to complete their training. (All training requirements must be completed within 12 months of attending Module 2)

Pre-requisites to Enrolment

Due to the impact of Covid-19 there are 3 pre-requisite pathways available to apply for the 2020 Australian TRE Global Certification Training Program (GCTP):

  • 2-day personal use workshops – there are no further 2-day workshops available for this training intake. If you have already attended a 2-day workshop but it was more than 12 months ago please contact the certification trainer to discuss your options
  • 1-day personal use workshops – due to the extension of Covid-19 travel restrictions it is unlikely there will be any 1-day workshops available for this training intake in the coming months
  • 3-week online courses – online courses are available during July, August & September with details & registration available here.

Online Bridging Course – Trainees applying via Path B (1-day personal use workshop) or Path C (3-week online course) will be required to complete a 4-hour online bridging course before attending Module 1. The bridging course will be held from 7pm – 9pm on Monday October 5th & Monday October 12th 

  • Trainees enrolling via Path A (2-day workshop) are encouraged to attend the online bridging course at no cost)

Pre-requisite Path Details:

  • Path A – 2-day personal-use workshop
    • submit a journal summary & enrolment form prior to your enrolment (this form will be provided to you once an enrollment interview is arranged)
    • complete a 1/2 hr enrolment interview ($0)
    • trainees applying via Path A are encouraged (not compulsory) to attend the 4-hour online bridging course (7pm – 9pm on Monday October 5th & Monday October 12th) at no cost.
  • Path B – 1-day personal-use workshop
    • this workshop must be less than 12 months before the Module 1 (contact your trainer if longer than 9 months)
    • Journal at least 1 months personal use of TRE
    • submit a journal summary & enrolment form (this form will be provided to you once an enrolment interview is arranged)
    • complete a 1/2 hr enrolment interview ($0)
    • complete the 4-hour online bridging course ($195) before attending Module 1 (7pm – 9pm on Monday October 5th & Monday October 12th)
  • Path C –  3-week online personal use course
    • this course must be less than 12 months before the Module 1 (contact your trainer if longer than 9 months)
    • Journal your personal use of TRE throughout & after the course
    • submit a journal summary & enrolment form (this form will be provided to you by email)
    • complete a 1/2 hr enrolment interview ($0)
    • complete the 4-hour online bridging course ($195) before attending Module 1 (7pm – 9pm on Monday October 5th & Monday October 12th)

Enrolment & Student Insurance

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 a database of all trainees globally.

Student professional indemnity/public insurance  – It is a requirement each trainee has their own 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 – Leading Individuals

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

  • Attend a 2 day Module 1 training workshop
    • October 24th & 25th, 2020 – Online via Zoom

Complete the following training requirements between Module 1 & Module 2

  • ongoing personal practice of TRE (minimum 15 logged sessions)
  • 6 paid supervision hours with your supervisor (via zoom)
  • 6 hours of self-guided learning with other trainees (via zoom)
  • 9 hours of self-guided practice with volunteers
  • submit 4 resource reviews (2 books & 2 training documents)

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 12 months after Module 2 workshop, 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 2 – Leading Groups & Facilitators

Attend a 2 day Module 2 training workshop

  • May 8th & 9th, 2021 – live in person in Melbourne  (subject to COVID-19 restrictions)

Complete the following training requirements within 12 months of attending Module 2

  • ongoing personal practice of TRE (minimum 15 logged sessions)
  • 6 paid supervision hours with your supervisor (3 hrs groups/3 hours facilitations) (via zoom or video recording of groups)
  • 4 hours of self-guided learning with other trainees (via zoom)
  • 9 hours of self-guided practice with volunteers (3 hrs leading groups / 6 hrs facilitations)
  • submit 3 resource reviews (2 books plus resource of your own choice)
  • *there is 1 additional supervision hour (hr 13) that can be used at any point throughout the training to best support the needs of each individual trainee

Specific details of each of training requirement including each supervision session are available in the 2020 GCTP Log Book  (provided by your trainer once you apply for an enrolment interview)

Costs & Payment Options

Separate to the pre-requisites, the total cost of the Training Program is approximately $2950* ($2710* concession)

These costs are not required upfront but are distributed throughout the 12-18 months of the training.

  • 10% concession is available on the enrolment fees, training workshops & supervision sessions for holders of Government approved concession cards

The costs consist of:

  • $100 – Australian GCTP enrolment fee
  • $50 (approx) – Global TRE for All administration fee  (US$35)
  • $120 – Required reading resources (approx)
  • $495 ($445 conc) – Module 1 Training Workshop (early bird rate)
  • $495 ($445 conc) – Module 2 Training Workshop (early bird rate)
  • $1690 ($1560 conc) – Minimum 13 supervision sessions @ $130 per hour ($120 conc)

The estimated total of approximately $2950 ($2710 concession) is based upon the following conditions:

  • exchange rate for the US$35 global enrolment fee remains at approximately AU$50
  • required resources & reading materials are purchased at approximately $120
  • only the minimum 13 supervision sessions are required
  • module 1 & 2 workshop are registered at the early bird rate (early bird registration is included in the fixed monthly payments option – see below for details)

Payment Options:

After payment of the enrolment & administration fees & with the reading resources & student insurance purchased independently, trainees have the option to pay for the 2 training modules and 13 hours of supervision sessions by either:

  • pay as you go (PAYG) – $495 ($445 conc) per training workshop for early bird registration & $130 ($120 conc) per supervision session
  • 12 monthly payments – $225 ($205 conc) per month for 12 months

Please note – while every effort is made to minimise the requirement for additional supervision sessions, some trainees may require additional supervision sessions in order to reach the competency standards required to progress to the next phase of their trainingAdditional supervision sessions are available at $130/$120 per hr or $45/$40 per 20-minute increments.

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