Health & Complementary Therapies

Acupuncture Diploma Course

14 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Accredited Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What will you learn?

Acupuncture is an important branch of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Like all other partners in this astonishingly effective medical system, it has its roots in Taoism, which was the predominant belief system in China at the time acupuncture began - many thousands of years ago.

Acupuncture works on a deep level to help patients recover their physical and mental harmony. Not only can it restore the health of mind and body, as increasingly recognised by the Western world, but it is also a powerful form of preventive medical therapy. Whether...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Acupuncture Module 1
  • Part 1: What is Acupuncture?
  • Part 2: Taoist Theory Behind Yin and Yang
  • Module 1 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 2
  • Part 1: The 3 Harmonies
  • Part 2: Vital or Fundamental Substances
  • Module 2 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 3
  • Part 1: The 5 Solid Zang Organs
  • Part 2: Connected Hollow Organs
  • Part 3: The 7 Emotions
  • Module 3 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 4
  • Part 1: The Meridians/Channels
  • Part 2: The 12 Major Channels – Abbreviations, Directions and Number of Acupoints
  • Module 4 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 5
  • Dominant Meridians and the Time of Day
  • Module 5 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 6
  • Part 1: External Causes of Disease
  • Part 2: Internal Causes of Disease
  • Part 3: Chinese Pathology
  • Module 6 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 7
  • Part 1: Chinese Diagnostics
  • Part 2: Auscultation and Olfaction
  • Module 7 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 8
  • Part 1: Treating Exterior Syndromes
  • Part 2: Treating Interior Syndromes
  • Module 8 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 9
  • Part 1: Warning
  • Part 2: Measurements – Introduction of Cun
  • Module 9 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 10
  • Point 1: Local and Distal Points
  • Part 2: Inserting Needles
  • Module 10 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 11
  • Part 1: Acupressure – The Layperson’s Alternative
  • Part 2: Auricular or Ear Acupuncture
  • Module 11 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 12
  • 131 Principal Acupuncture Points
  • Module 12 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 13
  • Part 1: Tui Na – Bodywork Chinese Massage
  • Part 2: Chinese Dietetics
  • Part 3: Qigong
  • Module 13 Assessment
Acupuncture Module 14
  • Practice Before Practice
  • Module 14 Assessment

Who would benefit from this course?

Acupuncture has an extraordinary ability to change people’s lives. In particular, it could change yours.

Anyone wanting to learn about the vital force or energy flow will benefit from this course. This comprehensive course takes you from a complete beginner in Acupuncture and helps you to understand how Acupuncture can help on a holistic level with many common ailments. This course can be used to enhance your knowledge or alongside your existing skill set as a therapist or for your own CPD learning.

Accreditations

The Acupuncture Diploma Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 2 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is registered with the CMA (Complementary Medical Association), which is internationally recognised as the elite force in professional, ethical complementary medicine by professional practitioners, doctors and, increasingly, by the general public. Upon completion of the course you can gain membership to the CMA, which in addition to supplying a professional accreditation, offers a number of benefits, all of which can be found here.

This course is certified by the IANLPC (International Association of NLP & Coaching) and the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), both of which are internationally recognised organisations. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses. The IANLPC is a global support network for NLP Professionals and coaches, including the fields of Life Coaching, Hypnotherapy Business Coaching, Leadership, Nutritional, CBT, Personal Development and Holistic Therapy.

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