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We look forward to helping you pursue your interest in animal therapies with the Northwest School of Animal Massage.


Equine Acupressure Foundation Distance Learning Equine Acupressure Foundation Distance Learning

Course Description
In order to meet the busy schedules of many of our students, we are happy to provide a distance learning course as part of our Equine Acupressure Practitioner certification. In the Equine Acupressure Practitioner certification course, you will study the following: ~Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) theory and concepts~Zang-fu organ theory~Location of Acupressure points and the flow of the meridians~Anatomy in relation to acupressure point locations~Assessment (Four Exams)~Classifications of acupressure points~Acupressure point techniques~Acupressure points for common conditions. Completion of the distance-learning portion of the program is required to attend the five-day practical. The hands-on practical will complete the training necessary for certification.
Course Syllabus
Acupressure Foundation Course

In the Acupressure Foundation Practitioner certification course, you will study the following:

~Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) theory and concepts
~Zang-fu organ theory
~Location of Acupressure points and the flow of the meridians
~Anatomy in relation to acupressure point locations
~Assessment (Four Exams)
~Classifications of acupressure points
~Acupressure point techniques
~Acupressure points for common conditions


Instructor: Ms. Kim Bauer
Location:
Student Limit: Unlimited

NWSAM Courses

NWSAM offers a wide range of courses for career-seekers and animal lovers alike.

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NWSAM can also often tailor a class for your group or organization and is always eager to provide low-cost or no-fee training for animal rescue or shelter organizations and therapeutic riding programs when possible.



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