LEVEL 1

Japanese Bodywork Introduction 1 & 2

Prerequisite: None

During this 2 intensive courses of 4 days each, students learn the basic competencies and techniques to give a whole body treatment by working on the 12 classical acupuncture meridians.

Program:

  • Basic whole body treatment

  • Theory of the Five Transformations in Oriental Medicine and their practical application

  • Treatment and study of the 12 classical acupuncture meridians

  • Five Transformations treatment of the Hara

  • Qi Gong and Meditation

Total of ​​8 intensive course days or 50 hours

The students who complete level 1 will be invited to 

- Submit 10 case write-ups following a required format

- Complete a homework assignment of 50 hours

- Successfully complete an online exam that covers the material seen during level 1

LEVEL 2

Shinzui Japanese Bodywok 1 & 2

Prerequisite: Level 1 or bodywork experience

During this 2 intensive courses of 4 days each, students deepen their competencies and techniques and learn diagnostic tools to be able to treat more specifiek conditions.

 

Program

  • Hara and whole body diagnosis

  • Treatment of the Hara

  • Deepening the understanding of the theory and practice of the Five Transformations

  • Qi Gong and Meditation

 

Total of ​​8 days or 50 hours

The students who complete level 2 will be invited to 

- Submit 20 case write-ups following a required format

- Complete a homework assignment of 50 hours

- Successfully complete an online exam that covers the material seen during level 1

 

LEVEL 3

Advanced Shinzui Bodywork 1 & 2

Prerequisite: Level 2 or bodywork experience

During this 2 intensive courses of 4 days each, students will be able to deepen their competencies, techniques and diagnostic understanding. We learn the 12 Zen Shiatsu meridians and their connection to the Myofascial Meridians.

 

Program

  • The 12 Zen Shiatsu meridians and Myofascial Meridians

  • Deepening of the knowledge about the diagnostic tools

  • Qi Gong and Meditation

 

Total of ​​8 days or 50 hours

The students who complete level 3 will be invited to 

- Submit 30 case write-ups following a required format

- Complete a homework assignment of 50 hours

FINAL EXAM & CERTIFICATION

Shinzui Practitioner certification

Students who have taken the 3 levels of the Shinzui Bodywork training program will be invited to take a practical, oral and written exam.

Ampuku Academy Japan
Foundation Course
7-10 October 2021

 

Due to the current situation with the pandemic

all our courses in Japan are suspended.

We wil reevaluate the situation

by the end of August 2021.

Thank you for your understanding.

Philippe & Hiroko

Shinzui Bodywork Method Training

FOUNDATION LEVEL

Become a professional Shinzui Bodywork practitioner

The program consists of 3 levels that can be taken at your own pace.

Ampuku Foundation Course

Shinzui Bodywork Method Training

FOUNDATION LEVEL

Become a professional Shinzui Bodywork practitioner

The program consists of 3 levels that can be taken at your own pace.

Ampuku Practitioner Diploma Course Flowchart

Level 1

Japanese Bodywork Introduction

Level 1

Japanese Bodywork Introduction

Level 2

Shinzui Japanese Bodywork

Level 3

Advanced

Shinzui Bodywork 

Shinzui Bodywork Method Training

FOUNDATION LEVEL

Become a professional Shinzui Bodywork practitioner

The program consists of 3 levels that can be taken at your own pace.

The aim of Level 1 is to deepen the basic competencies and techniques from the Foundation course

– through a combination of Online and In-Person programs

 

​As a Level 1 student you will learn:

  • Extended full body treatment in prone, supine, side and sitting positions

  • The 12 meridians of East Asian medicine and their main Acupressure points

  • Yin & Yang and the 5 Transformations

  • Qi Gong exercises

  • Meditations

  • Self-Ampuku

The Course has 4 components: the in-person program / the online program /

two tutorial sessions / twenty recorded treatments

 

1) In-Person program:

2 intensive 5-day courses (total - 60 hours)

Pre-requisite: Foundation Course

For the course dates

2) Online program:

1) The Channels of East Asian medicine - Level 1

2) Ampuku - the Essence of Japanese Bodywork - Level 1

3) Life Nourishing Arts - Level 1

 These 3 video courses will be available at Shinzui Bodywork Online from September 2021: https://online.shinzui.com/

3) Tutorial sessions:

During Level 1 you'll be asked to take 2 x 1 hour tutorial sessions - providing an opportunity for reflection, questions,

feedback and individual support.

More information about the Tutorial sessions

4) Treatment records:

You’ll be asked to submit 20 recorded treatments, following the required format.

Exam 1:

Students who successfully complete all 4 components of the course will then be invited to take Exam 1.

Students who pass Exam 1 will receive the Ampuku Academy Japan Level One Certificate

Shinzui Bodywork Method Training

FOUNDATION LEVEL

Become a professional Shinzui Bodywork practitioner

The program consists of 3 levels that can be taken at your own pace.

The aim of Level 2 is to learn diagnostic skills and to deepen the competencies and techniques from Level 1 

- through a combination of Online and In-Person programs

As a Level 2 student you will learn:

  • Hara diagnosis and 3 dimensional listening techniques

  • Advanced techniques in prone, supine, side and sitting positions

  • The 6 Divisions of East Asian medicine - their application in clinical practice

  • Advanced Yin & Yang, 5 Transformations, 6 Divisions and 8 Forces of Nature

  • Qi Gong exercises

  • Meditations

  • How to teach Self-Ampuku, basic Qi gong and Meditation, to support one's patients.

The Course has 4 components: 

the in-person program / the online program /

two tutorial sessions / thirty recorded treatments

1) In-Person program

2 intensive 5-day courses (total - 60 hours)

Prerequisite:  Level 1

For the course dates

2) Online program:

1) The Channels of East Asian medicine - Level 2

2) Ampuku - the Essence of Japanese Bodywork - Level 2

3) Life Nourishing Arts- Level 2

4) Diagnosis in East Asian Medicine 1

These 4 video courses will be available at Shinzui Bodywork Online: online.shinzui.com/

 

3) Tutorial sessions:

During Level 2 you'll be asked to take 2 x 1 hour tutorial sessions - providing an opportunity for reflection, questions,

feedback and individual support.

For more information

 

4) Treatment records:

You’ll be asked to submit 30 recorded treatments, following the required format.

Exam 2:

Students who successfully complete all 4 components of the course will then be invited to take Exam 2.

Students who pass Exam 2 will receive the Ampuku Academy Japan Level Two Certificate

Shinzui Bodywork Method Training

FOUNDATION LEVEL

Become a professional Shinzui Bodywork practitioner

The program consists of 3 levels that can be taken at your own pace.

Shinzui Bodywork Method Training

FOUNDATION LEVEL

Become a professional Shinzui Bodywork practitioner

The program consists of 3 levels that can be taken at your own pace.

Cancellations

Cancellation policy: no refund can be given once a course has been signed up for and paid.

For courses involving travel, therefore, we recommend that you take travel cancellation insurance when booking your trip.