Tuina Student to Master

Course content

Length of Study

  • 12 months part-time (100 % attendance)
  • 6 classroom weekends
  • 6 months clinical training

Course Syllabus

  • Massage protocols
    • for Prone, supine and seated routines
    • for the forearm, hand and calf treatments
    • for common diseases eg; pain, RSI or poor circulation
  • 15 channels and 30 common points
  • Introduction to
    • TCM
    • Five elements
    • Zang-Fu
    • Yin Yang theory
  • All the Tuina hand techniques from The Student to Master Manual
  • Introduction to cupping
  • Inclusive of six-month in-house clinical hands on training, equivalent to 400 hours clinical supervision and mentoring
  • Case history taking and business start up
Practical examination is needed to complete the certification stage
Homework is given to enhance understanding

Weekend content

Weekend 1

  • Hand techniques
  • Prone massage
  • Forearm massage
Weekend 4
  • Case history, studies
  • Review TCM
  • Prone, seated and supine working with combinations
Weekend 2
  • Yin/Yang theory
  • Seated massage
  • Calf massage
Weekend 5
  • Cupping and Moxa demo
  • Building a practice
  • Prone, seated and supine
  • On the teachers
  • Adjust pressures and adjust times of treatments
Weekend 3
  • 5 Elements theory
  • Neck massage
  • Supine massage
Weekend 6
  • Prone, supine and seated
  • Treatments for headache, neck pain and lower back pain.
  • How to present Tuina
  • Demo for reflexology

During your last six months we will be working on the 14 channels

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