24-Day Certificate Course in Chinese Herbal Medicine

The 24-Day Certificate Course in Chinese Herbal Medicine is unique to Asante Academy.

The Asante Academy Chinese Herbal Medicine Certificate Course (AA Certificate CHM) is designed for acupuncturists who want to extend their practice repertoire to include Chinese herbal medicine, or for Chinese herbal medicine practitioners who wish to upgrade their academic skills, and public interests.

24-Day Certificate Course in Chinese Herbal Medicine Structure

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. Extra clinical placement can also be arranged at a cost of £120 per day.

Theory covers the following topics (see Course Syllabus) in the form of lectures and seminars. The final day is a written and practical examination.

24-Day Certificate Course in Chinese Herbal Medicine – Overview

Part 1: TCM Basic Theory

Part 2: TCM Diagnosis (Four examinations)

Part 3: Aetiology and Pathogenesis of Disease in TCM

Part 4: Science of Chinese Materia Medica

Part 5: Science of Prescriptions – Chinese Herbal Medicine Formulary

Part 6: Clinical Treatment with Chinese Herbal Medicine

Part 7: Introduction to Life Cultivation and Rehabilitation with TCM

Part 8: Clinical Practice

DOWNLOAD THE COURSE SYLLABUS HERE!

  

24-Day Certificate Course in Chinese Herbal Medicine Fees

Fees for the 24-Day Certificate Course in Chinese Herbal Medicine are £2880, (£120 per day). Payment can be made in instalments.

Qualification

On successful completion of the course and examination, and provided you have received training in Anatomy and Physiology, either before or during the course, then you will be awarded the Asante Certificate in Chinese Herbal Medicine.

Insurance

In order to practice Chinese herbal medicine, you will need to apply for insurance once you have completed the course. In the UK, graduates of this course are eligible to buy insurance through apply a membership of several professional bodies. Our staff can provide you with more information relating to governing bodies and insurance.

This course is now recognised and validated by the IPTI (Independent Professional Therapists International). All students who complete this course may apply for IPTI membership and practice insurance.

Timetabling

Teaching for the 24-Day Certificate Course in Chinese Herbal Medicine 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).

Admissions

To apply to join the course please contact the Asanté Academy office for an application pack and prospectus on 020 8347 6677 or email info@asante-academy.com