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Bodywork allows us to give and receive healing simultaneously

Meridian Floor Shiatsu Certification Course #102 #202 #100  

2019-2020 Scheduled Meridian Floor Onsite Practical: 

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October 15, 2019 to December 20, 2019

April 13, 2020 to June 19, 2020


Individual Course: 825 hours

Combined Distance over 1 year. Online studies, Onsite Practical, Case Studies and Healership Skills Onsite Practical

Title: Floor Shiatsu Practitioner

Shiatsu greatly facilitates the movement towards greater human connection and co-operation in our highly industrialized, technological age. Windsong is dedicated to aligning your Shiatsu training hours in a step by step format, to enable students to progress to an advanced level and use their training in a progressive way at each level of practice.

Floor Shiatsu Shiatsu is a method of Oriental Bodywork well received by the general public. It allows Practitioners to give and receive care, warmth and health through non-invasive touch. It is applied with a slow deepening pressure helping to clear physical, structural and neurological ailments. It is a full body treatment and an excellent tool for offering clients an ongoing wellness package. 

Upon successful completion of this course, the following is awarded:Floor Shiatsu Practitioner Certificate

The following studies will be undertaken to fulfill the objectives of this course: 

Required Book List

* please note students may purchase Book Material for Shiatsu course from or the Book Depository. 

Textbooks required :  

1)    Class Manual as supplied you by Windsong College of Healing Arts

2)      The Web That Has No Weaver by Ted J Kaptchuk

3)      The Anatomy Student’s Self test Coloring Book

4)      Anatomy of Stretching

5)      Shiatsu, Theory and Practice by Beresford-Cook

6)      The Complete Book of Shiatsu Therapy by Toru Namakoshi

 7)     Acupressure's Potent Points by Michael Reed Gach



Additional Requirements

The additional requirements are to be completed by students outside of the 825 hours of training. It is the responsibility of the student to record and submit their training:

First Aid: $125.00 for full First Aid and CPR. can be taken at Windsong outside class hours
Yoga, Tai Chi, Qi Gong, or Martial Arts Training 30 hours (per year in 2 Yr. CHHSP Program)

Receive a minimumof 3Professional Treatments. Approximate cost $300.00

Full program cost $4,350
-Application and registration fee $100
-Onsite practical tuition $1,750
-Online courspac $1,500
-Books & supplies $1,000

Online Theory and Distance: 540 hours ~ 24 weeks      Onsite Study: Hours 285~ 10 weeks      Homework Expectations: 5 hours per week