Path to Certification

Certified FETI® offers individuals three levels of certification with the goal of providing a consistent and accountable interviewing experience based in the latest trauma-informed science and practice.

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Path to Basic Certification

Step 1 of 3 to Basic Certification

Introduction to Forensic Experiential Trauma Interview

Basic

Introduction to FETI® is the first course on your path to Basic certification. In this course you will learn the FETI Framework™ including the neuroscience that informs the FETI® interviewing methodology. Upon completion, you will have a full understanding on how to conduct a FETI®.

This course requires online and in-person training. The two day, in-person training is rigorous and comprehensive. Please purchase the course and then select the in-person event you would like to attend. If you are an organization and would like us to come to you, please review our organization hosting overview here.

Course Requirements
Open Enrollment
Course Type
Online, In-Person Training
Duration
2 Days
Benefits from Completing This Course
  • Listed on Certified FETI® Directory with Certificate of Completion (limited profile)
  • Access to course curriculum, free for life (including updates)
  • Can attend in-person Introduction to FETI® events (if seats are available), free for life
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Step 2 of 3 to Basic Certification

Practical Application of the Forensic Experiential Trauma Interview

Basic

Practical Application of FETI® is the second course on your path to Basic certification. Attendees will apply and demonstrate FETI® skill sets learned during the Introduction to FETI® course.

This course requires online and in-person training. The three day, in-person training offers attendees an unparalleled one-on-one interviewing experience including the ability to practice FETI® interviews under the guidance and instruction of a CFP-A instructor. Each attendee will participate in a confidential FETI® interview facilitated by an Advanced Certified FETI® Practitioner with a Specialty in Personal Experience Interviewing.

Course Requirements
Introduction to FETI®
Course Type
Online, In-Person Training
Duration
3 Days
Benefits from Completing This Course
  • Listed on Certified FETI® Directory with Certificate of Completion (limited profile)
  • Access to course curriculum, free for life (including updates)
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Step 3 of 3 to Basic Certification

Blue Interview Evaluations and Basic Certification Exam

Basic

The Blue Interview Evaluations and Basic Certification Exam course is the final step on your path to Basic certification. This course will test and evaluate your knowledge and ability to adhere to the elements of the FETI Framework™.

The first component of this course requires the submission of two, 45-60 minute interviews for evaluation. You will have 60 days from time of purchase (enrollment) of the course to record and submit your two interviews for evaluations.

The second component of the course is a final exam that covers the neuroscience and elements of the FETI Framework™.

Course Requirements
Introduction to FETI®, Practical Application of FETI®
Course Type
Online
Duration
60 Days
Benefits from Completing This Course
  • Listed on Certified FETI® Directory (full profile while certification is maintained)
  • Access to Blue curriculum with active certification (including updates)
  • Are allowed to present the FETI® Primer within your organization (while certification is maintained)
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Course Completed

Basic Certification Completed

Certified FETI Basic Badge

Congratulations! You have successfully obtained Basic Certification in FETI®. Welcome to the official Certified FETI® community of CFP-B interviewers.

While your certification is maintained, it is encouraged to use CFP-B after you name to assist in the identification of your interviewing skill set for participants.

Thank you for being a part of Certified FETI®.

Benefits of Basic Certification
  • Listed on Certified FETI® Directory (full profile while certification is maintained)
  • Access to Blue curriculum with active certification (including updates)
  • Are allowed to present the FETI® Primer within your organization (while certification is maintained)
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