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Course Overview

Acupressure is an alternative healing treatment which originates in Chinese medicine. It has many physical and mental health benefits, from easing muscle tension to promoting blood circulation. The Acupressure Pain Management course focuses specifically on acupressure for alleviating back and muscle pain, taking you through the different pressure points, treatment process and skills required to fast track a career in this field.

Key Topics to Be Covered

  • An introduction to acupressure therapy and its key benefits
  • Acupressure points and techniques for applying pressure
  • Self-acupressure treatment process tips and advice
  • The role of the meridians and the meridian clock
  • How to begin and end an acupressure treatment

Learning Outcomes

  • How to perform acupressure for pain relief and stress management
  • Gain a full understanding of the acupressure massage therapy process
  • Learn about the physical and mental health benefits of acupressure therapy
  • Understand the role of meridians in traditional Chinese medicine
  • Know how to prepare for, begin and end an acupressure treatment
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the history and science of acupressure therapy

Your Path to Success

Once you have successfully completed the course, you will have the fundamental practical knowledge to fast track a successful career in acupressure massage therapy, with an accredited, recognised certificate of achievement, as proof of your new skills.

Skills You Will Gain

  • Massage therapy
  • Pain management
  • Alternative medicine
  • Physical healing

Is This Acupressure Pain Management Course Right for You?

This course is for anyone looking to gain a deeper understanding of massage therapy, the treatment process and professional techniques. To provide you with ease of access, this course is designed for both part-time and full-time students. You can become accredited in just 20/30 hours, with the freedom to study at your own pace. There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


Upon passing the course, you will receive proper certification that is accredited by IAO and CPD and universally accepted. You can order your certificate at a cost of £10 for PDF and £29 for hardcopy certificate or both for £39.

Course Curriculum

Introduction 00:01:00
What is Acupressure?
What is Acupressure? 00:02:00
How to Apply Pressure to Acupressure Points 00:02:00
Self Acupressure 00:01:00
Key Points to Remember 00:01:00
What are Meridians?
What are Meridians? 00:01:00
The Role of the Meridians 00:02:00
The Meridian Clock 00:01:00
Key Points to Remember 00:01:00
Essentials Before Getting Started 00:01:00
Acupressure Treatment Protocol for Reliving Stress & Anxiety
How to Begin and End an Acupressure Treatment 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 1 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 2 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 3 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 4 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain 5 00:01:00
Potent Points to Clear Channel Pain – Part 6 00:01:00
5 Bonus Points for Body Pain 00:02:00
Benefits of Acupressure
Benefits of Acupressure 1 00:02:00
Benefits of Acupressure 2 00:02:00
Benefits of Acupressure 3 00:02:00
Bonus Material - Downloads
Bonus Material – Downloads 00:00:00


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    Very short course, light on detail.

Acupressure Pain Management
  • 1 year
  • Number of Units22
  • Number of Quizzes0
  • 28 minutes

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