Online Certified TRE Provider Training with TRE Schweiz*

Train as a Certified TRE Provider with TRE Schweiz and TRE College. There are 3 modules (Module 1, Module 2 and Module 3) and an extensive supervision process with a TRE Mentor or Mentor Trainee. We are pleased to announce the possibility for English speakers to train in a mixed format with TRE Schweiz and TRE College.

You can do a mix of online modules with TRE College (nb courses are on UK timezone and taught in English) and face to face modules with TRE Schweiz. Supervision process can be done by native German speakers from current TRE Schweiz Mentors and Mentor Trainees.

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Online TRE Certification Timeline

Personal TRE® ProcessOnline or In-Person, 2 Days

Module 1

Learn how to safely start and stop natural tremors. Core principles of grounding, self regulation and avoiding freezing, flooding and dissociation will be taught.

Between Module 1 and Module 2:

  • Minimum 20 hours of journaling of own TRE Process
  • Minimum 2 personal TRE tremoring sessions facilitated by your Mentor
  • Read required literature and write short report – What is the physiology of trauma? 250-500 words
  • Complete Pre M2 Agreement with your Mentor and agree whether now is right time to attend Module 2
  • Recommended gap between M1 and M2 is 2 to 4 months 


Teaching TRE® to IndividualsOnline or In-Person, 2 Days

Module 2

Learn how to safely teach the TRE to individuals. Deepen your understanding and application of polyvagal theory. Learn how to create safety for people to meet their bodies.

Between Module 2 and Module 3:

  • Complete second 20 hours of journaling of personal TRE process (40 hours in total) and all complete personal process supervision
  • Start teaching TRE to individuals in single sessions and then multiple session case studies. Record sessions and receive supervision on your teaching (min 2 supervisions on teaching by Module 3)
  • Pre M3 Tremors? write up: Why are tremors useful? 250-500 words
  • Pre M3 Reading write up: Summarise insights from essential reading. 250-500 words
  • Complete Pre M3 Agreement with your Mentor and agree whether now is the right time to attend Module 3
  • Recommended gap between M2 and M3 is 3 to 5 months
Teaching TRE® to GroupsOnline or In-Person, 2 Days

Module 3

Learn how to facilitate the tremor process in small groups. Develop skills to explain TRE and ground and regulate diverse groups. Learn how to make group interventions to contain and support safety.

Between Module 3 and Final Certification session:

  • Complete required teaching, write ups and supervision of individual case studies
  • Complete required teaching, write ups and supervision of groups
  • Summarise TRE theory as covered in the required reading and videos. 250-500 words.
Supervision with your TRE MentorOnline or In-Person, Min 12 Sessions


Supervision is an essential component of the training. Minimum requirements are 4 sessions on your personal process, 4 on teaching individuals and 4 on teaching groups. More supervision may be required by your Mentor, depending on your skills and background.

Useful, voluntary, tools for support in addition to mandatory supervision:

  • Peer support sessions; practice teaching TRE with co-trainees
  • Online supervision groups facilitated by TRE Mentors
  • Online TRE College Courses to deepen your theoretical knowledge
  • Assisting TRE Mentors with groups and workshops
Ongoing and Final CertificationOnline or In-Person, Min 1 Session


There are ongoing assessments of your skills with your Mentor. Assessments are write ups you submit to your Mentor inc journal summaries, short essays, session write ups and case histories. Pre M2 and Pre M3 you agree whether now is the right time to continue training or to focus more on your personal process. Graduation depends on a successful Final Certification session.

Final Certification

  • When all written and practical elements are complete and agreed with your Mentor there is a Final Certification session with your Primary Certification Trainer
  • Minimum time to complete is 10 months
  • Maximum time to complete is 24 months

Download Training Timeline as PDF

TRE Events List: NB Times shown in list below are UK Timezone


TRE Certification Trainers (inc Trainee), TRE Mentors (inc Trainee), can supervise you you in all parts of the TRE Certification Process. TRE Mentor Trainees will receive supervision about the supervision they give to their students. The TRE Final Certification Session needs to be done with your Primary Certification Trainer, normally Steve Haines for TRE College trainings.

All of the Mentors are experienced at working online. Most of the supervision process can be done by video calls and recorded videos. For a biography of the Mentor please click on the name of the Mentor in the table under photos.