11th August 2018 - 12th August 2018
17th August 2018 - 18th August 2018
22nd September 2018 - 23rd September 2018
Tutor(s): Mr Paul Battersby
Location: HePAG Ltd, Sefton House, Adam Court, Newark Road, Peterborough, PE1 5PP
Closing Date: 6th August 2018 -- You will be unable to book after this date!
About the Course
This course is divided equally between direct contact time and self-directed learning. It is designed to offer participants a level of knowledge, skill and understanding that will allow them to practice acupuncture in a safe and appropriate manner, in a clinical setting.
The course provides a Western medical approach to acupuncture - grounded in current research evidence rather than in traditional Chinese philosophical thinking.
This course is designed to provide participants with a rationale for using acupuncture as an adjunctive treatment for the management of common musculoskeletal pain conditions. Topics covered include:
In addition to needling classical acupuncture points, participants will be introduced to the concept of myofascial trigger points, and the use of acupuncture needling for pain associated with myofascial trigger points.
On completion of the course, delegates should:
Who can do a HePAG Acupuncture Foundation Course?
"The HePAG foundation acupuncture course requires a significant level of anatomical and physiological knowledge. It is the individual responsibility of each course attendee to ensure that they have a suitable knowledge of anatomy and physiology to not only complete the HePAG foundation course but also to employ acupuncture safely and effectively clinically, within their scope of professional practice."
Terms and Conditions apply
'Absolutely brilliant course thank you Paul for teaching us so much for and keeping it light hearted. I appreciate we're training with western medical approach but also beneficial to regularly link to TCM thank you'
'Paul is a great tutor, make the course fly by'