Why Learn Flame Cupping?

This workshop focuses on teaching people how to safely use cupping to treat musculoskeletal conditions. During the day you will learn the art of safely using a flame and glass cups, as this is a really interesting way of applying cupping.  You will also learn how to correctly use the more conventional plastic cups. Then you will get the practice using both to apply a full body treatment.

  • History of cupping and different types of cups
  • Indications and contraindications for treatment
  • Cautions and avoidance areas
  • Fire safety and application of cupping using flame induction method
  • Application of cupping using plastic cups
  • Cupping techniques, stationary, sliding, specific point release and heated cups
  • How to use cupping for remedial treatment
  • How to treat a range of common issues with cupping
  • Sterilisations guidelines and caring for equipment
  • Although there is some essential theory covered, most of the day is spent “on the table” learning how to apply cupping as treatment.

The CPE/CPD awarded can differ between associations, please contact your association for specific details. Points can be awarded for hours of training or for days of training.

 

Short Course Detail

Course DescriptionCupping is a highly popular and sought-after therapy which involves applying a vacuum with plastic or glass cups to relieve muscular tension & assist in facial release. You will learn the art of safely using flame or glass cups. You will get the practice using both to apply a full body treatment.

You will learn:

- A variety of cupping techniques: stationary, sliding, specific point release and heated cups
- How to treat a range of common issues with cupping
Delivery ModeOn-campus
Entry RequirementSound knowledge and understanding of muscular and surface anatomy
Course Cost$300 (includes basic glass cupping set)
Course Duration1 Weekend Day from 9.30am – 4pm
Please Bring3 towels, a notebook and/or laptop