Unlock the Power of Touch: Learn Zen Shiatsu in a Short Course

Deepen your expertise with our nurturing Zen Shiatsu course, setting the stage for your remarkable transformation. Take the first step today and embrace the journey of self-improvement.

When you feel oneness there is life. When we are completely healthy, we feel oneness with our bodies.

Shizuto Masunaga

Are you looking to explore your Healing potential?

Your unwavering passion for holistic health and your burning desire to support others on their journey toward balance and wellness is a force that drives you. The realm of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies has captivated your imagination, and you understand that obtaining the right skills and training can elevate you to become a proficient healer.

In your quest for knowledge of natural therapies, you yearn for a unique and purposeful learning environment that harmonizes with your values and aspirations. You crave a course that not only imparts exceptional instruction but also provides invaluable hands-on bodywork skills and experience, nurturing your confidence as a practitioner. Your ultimate goal is to find a course that perfectly aligns with your objectives and propels you towards your true calling.

It is with great pleasure that we extend a warm invitation to embark on a transformative journey into the world of Zen Shiatsu. Together, let us uncover the profound wisdom of this ancient art and pave the way for a fulfilling and rewarding path as a healer.

A Leader in Shiatsu Massage Education

With a legacy spanning over 35 years, the Australian Shiatsu College stands as an esteemed institution, poised to provide you with an educational experience that harmonizes seamlessly with your aspirations. Our revered Zen Shiatsu short course has guided countless individuals on their transformative path towards becoming accomplished practitioners.

At the core of our offering lies a team of seasoned instructors who possess an unrivalled depth of practical knowledge and expertise in the art of Shiatsu. Their guidance, combined with a nurturing and supportive learning community, creates an environment that empowers you on your journey.

Take the first step

Begin your transformative journey by enrolling in our Zen Shiatsu short course, and for a more comprehensive understanding, explore our Oriental Medicine Frameworks short course, opening up a broader perspective.

Engage in a journey of discovery

Discover the essential principles and techniques necessary to deliver a comprehensive full-body Shiatsu treatment in our immersive 15-week hands-on course with 45 contact hours of tuition.

Practice your new skill

Put your newfound skills to use by providing treatments to friends and family, or take the next step towards a professional career as one of Australia’s sought-after Shiatsu practitioners by enrolling in professional training in our nationally recognised Diploma of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies.

What are the benefits of studying Zen Shiatsu?

Enrol in our Zen Shiatsu short course and unlock a wealth of comprehensive training modules that delve into both the fundamental principles and practical skills of this ancient healing art. Through immersive hands-on workshops and practical experience gained at our student clinic, you’ll seamlessly integrate classroom learning with real-life application, fostering tremendous growth in your knowledge and skills. With our supportive and student-centred approach, you’ll embark on a transformative journey in the realm of Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies.

By immersing yourself in our Zen Shiatsu short course, you’ll experience a multitude of benefits, including heightened proficiency in Shiatsu techniques, an enhanced sense of personal well-being, and significant growth as a healing practitioner. You will become more connected with your own body through the weekly exchange of bodywork among participants as part of our experiential learning experience. As a valued member of our conscious community, you’ll forge meaningful connections with fellow students and instructors, opening doors to lifelong friendships and exciting career opportunities within the complementary healing field.

“A connection takes place in which both giver’s and receiver’s whole-body awareness is involved”

Carola Beresford Cooke

Zen Shiatsu is based on the natural use of body weight and a meditative approach. You will learn:

  • Basic Masunaga meridian stretch positions
  • Palming techniques for tonification
  • Makka-ho exercises to improve your own energy flow
  • Qi development (for personal use)
  • Back and Hara (abdomen) diagnosis
  • A variety of techniques for balancing elemental energies
  • How to plan treatment with mindfulness of fluency of movement
  • An Introduction to the energy channels of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Upon completing the course you will be equipped with a range of skills for self-care and the ability to share the health benefits of Zen Shiatsu with your family and friends.

Shiatsu Practitioner Clinic

Access your potential to positively impact the lives of others through the magic of Shiatsu.

Imagine standing on the brink of a monumental transformation – an exhilarating shift from who you are to who you could become. That’s what we’re offering you with study in the Australian Shiatsu College’s Zen Shiatsu training program. No more floundering in the sea of uncertainty about your growth in the healing field. Instead, you’re poised to soar on the wings of newfound confidence in your abilities.

Picture your journey: from a curious enthusiast with a thirst for healing to a seasoned practitioner weaving magic through your fingertips, capable of enhancing the flow of life with Shiatsu. This isn’t just about learning; it’s about evolving, expanding, and embracing the better version of you.

Join us, and experience the metamorphosis firsthand. It’s your chance to shine, to impact, and to make a difference. Why wait? Your future self is calling.

Begin your journey into healing

Seize the opportunity to enroll today and embark on a personal growth journey towards comprehending the essence of well-being, while acquiring the necessary skills to bestow this invaluable gift upon the world.