CERTIFICATIONS

Teams Certification (SPA & Touristic Destinations)

Forest Bathing or the art of Shinrin-Yoku, is one of the latest health trends and wellbeing practises, most suited for a SPA, Hotel, Natural Park or a Tourist Destination. With the growth of health tourism and ecowellness practices several high profile destinations are embracing Forest Bathing/Forest Therapy wellness retreats. Forest Bathing is medicine for both the mind and body, offering stress reducing and immune boosting benefits.

The European Forest Therapy Institute offers expertise and an established method for Certification and Forest Bathing Wellness Guide trainings for staff. We also advise on trail designation, making the most of your greenspace. The Institute offers bespoke training packages tailored to the needs of your business.

Forest Bathing experiences may be adjusted to the location and natural surroundings, offered individually or in groups and can easily be combined with other prefered treatments.

This training is for those who wish to offer their clients the unique experience of Forest Bathing. Please contact us for an individually tailored and high end Forest Bathing and Forest Therapy programmes for your business.

EFTI Certifie​d Forest Bathing Guide

This certification path offers the practice, knowledge and experience for those who wish to acquire the professional skills needed to guide others to a sensory nature connection, for relaxation and wellness. It combines the benefits of a guided nature immersion retreat with a high end, professional training programme. This training will provide you with a manual and practical toolkit outlining the methods and theoretical framework to enable you to carry out forest bathing walks, experiences and workshops in a range of settings. 

EFTI Forest Therapy Certified Guide

This certification path is a training and practise immersion for those who wish to build further on the Forest Bathing Guide expertise. It offers an exploration and ongoing development of professional guiding skills and methodology, moving Forest Bathing to Forest Therapy through an enhanced science based theoretical framework. Its focus is on designing Forest Therapy Interventions for specific populations to enhance physical, mental, social, emotional and spirtual health and wellbeing. The European Forest Therapy Institute development of the Forest Therapy methodology draws on the latest scientific research , thus providing you with the most modern and progressive training programme of today.