Continuous Professional Development

As an organisation, INFTA develops, promotes and monitors professional conduct of its research, training and Public appearance. Thus, all INFTA-Certified and Accredited Forest Therapy Guides have to participate in Continuous Professional Development (CPD) to maintain accreditation with INFTA.

CPD Requirements

To uphold accreditation, an INFTA-Accredited Forest Therapy Guide is – within each year – expected to:

From a point of professional conduct, each INFTA-Certified and -Accredited Forest Therapy Guide should …

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Most professional organisations nationally and internationally require that their members undergo and commit to CPD. It is not only perceived as best practice but it ensures the necessary quality standards to retain a professional perception and management of the organization and profession per se. Thus and due to INFTA’s own CPD, INFTA-Certified and Accredited Forest Therapy Guides …

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Benefits of Accreditation and Continuous Professional Development

Accreditation with INFTA is evaluated and billed annually for a minimal fee of AUD 10 per month. There are a range of essential benefits for INFTA-Certified Forest Therapy Guides to participate in CPD in order to maintain accreditation and membership with INFTA: