R.S.T. (Registered Shiatsu Therapist ) status is granted to members who have successfully completed training in Shiatsu Therapy in an approved Shiatsu school whose curriculum is equivalent or superior to the S.T.A.’s educational standards, and who satisfy all other application requirements which include proof of education credentials, copy of school diploma, copy of program curriculum, copy of any level of current CPR/First Aid certificate. Only a R.S.T. is eligible to vote on S.T.A. issues.
A $50 fee (non-refundable) will be charged for each application. Membership approval will depend on all above requirements being met and approved by Board of Directors.