Assistant Trainer Application Guidelines
Becoming an Assistant Trainer of the Feldenkrais Method® is an honor and an opportunity. The application process is designed to help you grow as you review your career so far. It invites you to reflect on your successes and your areas that need growth. The process may seem daunting on first read, but know that there are people ready to support you through the process.
Thank you for completing the Membership and Certification Renewal/Join form. If necessary, please complete one of the forms below to complete the renewal/join process.
Upon completion of all graduation requirements for your accredited Professional Feldenkrais® Training Program, graduates are eligible to become certified through FGNA. Certification expires on December 31 each year, however initial certification for practitioners graduating after June 30 expires on December 31 of the calendar year following the year of graduation. There is NO FEE for this initial certification. Please click the box to complete and return the form below. Note: Feldenkrais® practitioners in the US and Canada must renew their certification with the Feldenkrais Guild® of North America annually.
Feldenkrais® practitioners in the US and Canada must renew their certification with the Feldenkrais Guild® of North America annually. If you have let your certification lapse, or if you do not meet the Professional Experience or Continuing Education requirements, you must apply for Provisional Certification. Please click the box to complete and return the form below.
Practitioners with twenty cumulative years of certification are eligible to receive Twenty-Year Certification after completing an affidavit of eligibility. Practitioners who have received Twenty-Year Certification must still renew their certification annually, though they are exempt from the Professional Practice and Continuing Competence Plan requirements for certification. Those who qualify must pay full membership dues to be a member of FGNA.
Lifetime Certification- Practitioner
All graduates of the San Franscico 1 (1977) and Amherst (1983) Training programs with Moshe Feldenkrais are eligible for LIFETIME CERTIFICATION (as opposed to lifetime membership) after completing an affidavit of eligibility, and agreeing to follow FGNA policies. What this means for those who qualify:
- Once you have received Lifetime Certification, you don't have to renew your certification.
- Beginning in 2017, you now have a special rate for membership without having to pay certification.
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