Acupressure is the use of pressure to the body to enhance the flow of energy 'Chi' within the meridians, The acupressure massage points are worked by using the hands, fingers, thumb or knuckles. Subjects included in the Course:Fingertip Medicine, Stimulation Methods, Relaxation Techniques, Trigger Points, Acupressure Massage Techniques, Effleurage,, Tapotment, Petrissage, Yin & Yang, The Meridians, client care, consultation, health & safety, hygiene, anatomy & physiology. This is an introductory course into the theoretical aspects of acupressure.
Acupressure Accredited course
Pre-requisites (entry level):
A massage qualification
Home study + case studies
The home study can be started at anytime
None, this is a distant learning course.
Self-paced home study can be started at anytime and covers Approx. 40-60 hours of study.
Yes for case studies
You are required to complete 5 treatments as case studies.
Accreditation / Exam board:
Self-Employed complementary / massage therapist working from home, own salon, mobile.
9 Points awarded
We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied here - https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/student-resources-free
Acupressure Accredited Diploma
Please check your insurance companies requirements before enrolling on this course? (It is the students responsibility to check coverage with their insurers BEFORE enrolling on this course)Here are some recommended insurance companies, some with introductory discounts - https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/accreditation
Sadly, due to insurance, we are unable to accept any learners residing in USA or Canada at this time.
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Karen has more than 16 years experience in the industry, she is the founder of Holistic Therapies Training, launched in 2007. Karen is a course writer and author of 'The Essential Oils Guide'. Writing is her passion and she has a wealth of knowledge in beauty, massage and complementary therapies.