Certificate in Acupressure (Yang Meridians) - Level 3

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Overview Certificate in Acupressure (Yang Meridians) – Want to establish a balance in your irregular life? Learn Chinese acupressure techniques …


Certificate in Acupressure (Yang Meridians) – Want to establish a balance in your irregular life? Learn Chinese acupressure techniques and find the ultimate balance!

In our busy lives surrounded by workload and ever-increasing technological dependence, we sometimes need breaks to find balance in ourselves both physically and mentally. Yang Meridians is one such method of traditional Chinese medicine that helps maintain the flow of life-energy in the human body.Qualifying in the Certificate in Acupressure (Yang Meridians) – Level 3 will give you the opportunity to work in multiple job roles in the industry including independent acupressure therapist or acupressure instructor. It is a highly rewarding and financially stable choice of career, and the certification will let you quickly progress up the ladder.

Did you know that the human body has 5 pressure points with special characteristics that are related to the five elements (earth, water, wood, fire, metal)? Our online course in Acupressure – Yang Meridians will equip you to know natural methods of healing, curing and meditation to achieve balance in your life as well as of those around you. Enrol in the course today and become a expert in Yang Meridians!

The course will introduce its learners to the concepts of traditional Chinese medicine that are proved to be highly popular and effective – the Yang Meridians. It starts with explaining the concept of ‘qi’. It further explains the paths through which ‘qi’ – life-energy, flows and then moves on to acupressure techniques that help refresh and restore this path. The Yang Meridians run on the posterior side of the body, to the arms and legs. Learners are trained to handle key pressure points in detail that would help achieve desired results. The course trains learners to be able to solve health problems such as aches, spasms, poorly functioning organs and cells, stress and tension. By taking this course candidates will not only learn fruitful acupressure techniques but also the key methods to a have healthy mind and body.

We at Study365 aim to provide our learners with top-notch faculty on their own convenience not bound by time or place. While our online learning modules are accessible at all times from anywhere in the world, we understand students’ need for help and support during the learning process and therefore, we facilitate you with one of our tutors to help you through. All information, coursework and module development is professionally created and always kept up-to-date. Students who sign up for this course will get an 81 page course manual, a set of 6 acupressure treatment charts covering the top acupressure treatment points to work on to rebalance over 100 conditions associated with the Yang Meridians and treatment protocol for each of the illustrated charts.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

  • Course Outline:
  • Learning Outcomes
  • Who is this course for?
  • Requirements
  • Assessment
  • Certification
  • Career Paths
  • About the Instructor
  • Qualification Title : Certificate in Acupressure (Yang Meridians)
  • Qualification Type: Level 3 Certificate
  • Endorsement Status: Quality Licence Scheme
  • Course Duration: self-paced (module availability: 365 days)
  • Guided Learning Hours: 01
  • Availability: International

During the period of this course, students will learn:

  • The concept of traditional Chinese medicine and its methods
  • The Yang Meridians, it’s practice and background
  • The ‘qi’ concept
  • The 6 Meridian channels in the human body
  • The blood flow and nervous path to the elbows and knees that run in the posterior body
  • 5 basic and powerful pressure points that help maintain energy in the body
  • The relationships between each of these pressure points with the elements: water, fire, earth, wood and metal
  • Use of proficient acupressure techniques that work on Yang Meridians paths
  • The 30 key pressure points that are grouped in 6 different combinations of 5 points
  • Usage of the pressure points to relief pain and improve organ health
  • Expertly practicing Chinese medicine

Anyone who has a passion for healing and good health maintenance can be an ideal candidate. If you are looking for a career opportunity that enables you to help others and bring a positive change in society, this course might suit you best. The course is perfect for those who are willing to work in the health sector. It may help you develop a career path toward:

  • Assistant to health care professionals
  • Personal therapist
  • Independent acupressure practitioner
  • Health advisory roles

The course could also add-on as a plus point to your skills if you are a qualified nurse or have any other role in health care.

Learners must be age 16 or over and should have a basic understanding of the English Language, numeracy, literacy, and ICT.

There will be an assessment at the end of the course. It would be an online test in form of MCQs, the results of which would be revealed immediately after test completion.

Successful candidates will be awarded a Certificate in Acupressure (Yang Meridians) - Level 3. These are printed on high grade paper embossed with official Study365 or Quality Licence Scheme. It is delivered right to your place in a hard back envelope to keep it in pristine condition.

Option 1 -Quality Licence Scheme

At the Completion of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course) for only £49.

Option 2 -CPD Certificate

Successful learners will receive an Endorsed CPD Accredited Certificate for only £29.

The course provides successful career paths into health sectors. On average, a Chinese medicine practitioner can expect to earn a minimum of £12000 in the UK ( Moreover, a Chinese medicine practitioner could earn between $31000 to $122000 in the U.S., depending on his/her skills and experience.  Learners may be able to take up jobs such as:

  • Assistant to experienced professionals (Chinese doctors, Neurologists, Physical Therapists)
  • Care-Taker
  • Independent Acupressure Therapist
  • Chinese Medicine Practitioner
  • Self-employed Acupressure Instructor

Annette Reilly has specialized in Neuroenergetic Kinesiology (NEK), having a great deal of knowledge in subjects like Chemistry, Biochemistry & Nutrition, Pathophysiology and Pharmacology, Biology, Anatomy & Physiology, to name but a few. She served the role of Principal of The College of Neuroenergetic Kinesiology for a period of 5 years in Ireland. Later, she also served as the chairperson of The Kinesiology Association of Ireland. Her keen interest in acupressure, nutrition and traditional Chinese medicine helped her write quite a few courses on the respective subjects for which, she has received recognition by the International Institute for Complementary Therapists (IICT).

Course Curriculum

1: Introduction
Introduction FREE 00:00:00
2: Requirements before Receiving Your Qualification
Requirements before Receiving Your Qualification 00:00:00
3: What is Acupressure?
What is Acupressure? 00:00:00
How to Apply Pressure to Acupressure Points 00:00:00
Self acupressure 00:00:00
Key Points to Remember (Acupressure) 00:00:00
4: What is Meridians?
What is Meridians? 00:00:00
The Role of the meridians 00:00:00
The Meridian Clock 00:00:00
Key Points to Remember (Meridians) 00:00:00
Essentials Before Getting Started 00:00:00
5: The 5 Shu antique Points – Yang Meridians
The Five Shu Antique Points Part 1 00:00:00
The Five Shu Antique Points Part 2 00:00:00
The Five Shu Antique Points Part 3 00:00:00
The Five Shu Antique Points Diagram 00:00:00
The Five Shu antique points Yang Meridian Chart 00:00:00
6: Treatment Protocol - The 5 Shu Antique Points - Yang Meridians
How to Begin and End an acupressure Treatment 00:00:00
Large Intestine meridian Points Combination 00:00:00
Triple Heater meridian Point Combination 00:00:00
Small Intestine meridian Point Combination 00:00:00
Stomach Meridian Points Combination 00:00:00
Gallbladder meridian Points Combination 00:00:00
Bladder Meridian Points Combination 00:00:00
7: Bonus Material
Bonus Material 00:00:00
5 Shu Antique Points Yang Meridians Manual
5 Shu Antique Points Diagram
5 Shu Antique Points Yang Meridian Chart
Large Intestine Meridian Point Combination with Locations
Triple Heater Meridian Point Combination with Locations
Small Intestine Meridian Point Combination with Locations
Stomach Meridian Point Combination with Locations
Gallbladder Meridian Point Combination with Locations
Bladder Meridian Point Combination with Locations
Mock Exam
Mock Exam : Certificate in Acupressure (Yang Meridians) – Level 3 00:40:00
Final Exam : Certificate in Acupressure (Yang Meridians) – Level 3 00:40:00

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    Sophia Shaw

    November 08, 2019
    Highly informative

    The course in Yang Merdians was exactly what I was looking for. This course came recommended and I couldn’t be happier that I decided to take it. The tutor had a lot of expertise and provided detailed information. I learned how to perform acupressure effectively and am excited to apply my new skills.

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    Leyla Cooper

    October 23, 2019
    Professional training

    This training met a professional standard. It was clear and to the point. The information was straightforward and as someone who had previous knowledge of Yang Merdians, I was not only impressed but thrilled with the course.

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    Lilly James

    October 15, 2019

    It was comprehensive and covered all key modules extensively. The fundamental concepts of Yan Merdians were touched on and I gained a solid understanding of the subject matter. Highly recommended!

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