If you are a healthcare professional such as a GP, Osteopath, Physiotherapist or Registered Nurse who is looking to add acupuncture to your skill base then you may be interested in our 24-Day Certificate Course in TCM Acupuncture. This course is also open to everyone who is interested in becoming an acupuncturist. No formal prior qualifications are needed.
Teaching for this course is on a one to one basis, however, it is also possible to organise group bookings for 3 or more people. For group bookings, we are able to offer a discounted rate on course fees. Please contact the clinic directly for more information. This course is run throughout the year. Start dates are flexible and can be arranged between the student(s) and teaching doctor(s).
Clinical placements are undertaken in the Asanté Academy and within our NHS hospital clinics. Additionally, extra clinical placement sessions can also be arranged at a cost of £120 per day.
Teaching will take place at Asanté Academy, however, we do offer online classes via Zoom for those students who may have difficulty attending classes. All practical and clinical aspects of the course must be completed at Asanté Academy in order to finish the course.
Theory covers the following topics in the form of lectures and seminars. The final day consists of a brief course review, followed by written and practical examinations.