Professional one day training course for Hopi Ear Candling, a popular course for beginners and therapists offering many benefits. It is a wonderfully relaxing treatment and excellent to use with family and friends or for any therapist to train and add to their existing repertoire.
The skills you will learn on this Hopi Ear Candling course can be used to treat many conditions and include a soothing face and neck massage.
We have many venues and dates on offer in London and all around the UK including Ireland.
This course holds between 5 - 13 CPD points (all professional bodies are different please check with the one you are registered with for confirmation of points they award for one day courses)
If you are attending our one day courses the times are as follows:
10.00am - 4.30pm Weekdays
or 10.30am - 5pm if you choose to attend on a weekend date.
For our one day courses, you will receive a 45 min lunch break and a short afternoon break also.
No case studies are required - no written exams.
Certificates are given on the day on the completion of a successful practical assessment with your tutor.
We love what we do and have passionate knowledgeable tutors who very much look forward to welcoming you on a course with them soon.
If you feel one day is not enough training, you are able to come back to repeat the course again free of charge within 6 months when spaces are available with the same tutor.
However, due to small classes and the 1-1 attention you receive this is rare but for your piece of mind available if required.
Students should bring pen/pencil, paper, towel/blanket and own lunch. Loose/comfortable clothing should be worn and during the practical work minimal clothing is removed.
Because massage will be undertaken, normal standards of cleanliness will be expected including short fingernails.
Also known as Thermo Auricular Therapy, Hopi Ear Candling is an excellent and non-invasive treatment suitable for problems and conditions related to the ear, nose and throat areas.
Some of the conditions it is useful for are listed below;
Once you have completed the course you will receive your certificate on the day of training. This is an accredited course therefore you will be able to obtain insurance and use this therapy with the general public and charge for it.
Ear Candling is an ancient form of treatment more commonly associated with the natives of North America. However it has been used in many other cultures over thousands of years.
The Candles are cylindrical with hollow centres and are made of natural substances such as honey, beeswax and medicinal herbs. Once lit, they are inserted in the ear and are used both to cleanse and to regulate the pressure system in the inner ear. The treatment can be used for many conditions including; headaches, migraines, sinusitis, rhinitis and tinnitus. Snoring can be reduced and children suffering from glue ear can be helped.
All the A & P you require will be included in your course manuals.
Each student is supplied with a pair of Biosun Hopi Ear Candles to use throughout the course and the practical session in the afternoon.
The tutor will be able to advise where you can buy extra Biosun Ear Candles to use with your clients on the day.
This therapy lasts for 30 min's and the tutor will advise you about charging your clients, as well as insurance cover information if you are a new therapist.
We are an award winning school, Number One Training School (out of over 80 schools) in the Beauty Industry Survey - By The Guild of Beauty and Holistic Therapists.
And Voted The Guild Awards of Excellence 'Best Training School' by students and won mulitple years in a row! We maintain high standards and are proud of our team of passionate and caring tutors.
When you book with us you have peace of mind we have a proven track record - established in 1998 and accredited by the top professional bodies.
Every year we train thousands of therapists, from Champneys Health Resort, large professional salons like Dior, leading hotels like the Mandarin Oriental Spa at the Knightsbridge 5 star hotel, the Sanctuary, John Lewis Spa, Bobbi Brown, Channel 4 as well as training therapists and complete beginners who come to us at one of our many venues.
Why is our course so popular?
This is because the certification we give you allows a student to work with which ever particular brand they choose to purchase later and use with their clients.
Importantly as we teach effective and safe methods with products our tutors love to use but do not insist on the students who attend to have to continue with any one given brand afterwards to gain insurance and use what they have learned with us professionally.
This then allows students to make their own choice of brand and also means that they are not tied by any particular brand when it comes to their insurance, so should they ever have a problem and if a claim is made and they have changed brand, they would still be covered (please check this with your insurance provider) giving you a lot more flexibility.
This also means you are not tied into buying brands from us which is very restrictive which only makes the school you are buying them from money but does not benefit you. This means the certificate you gain with us gives you the freedom to use what ever brand you wish, the tutors can guide you to good products but ultimately it is your choice!
98' to present date
© Gateway Workshops, students are not authorised to teach this course unless through Gateway. This is a therapist course only, information is copyright and to be used with their clients only and not taught to others.
Certificates are given on the day of training, a recognised Gateway Diploma qualification.
For course times, venue information, what to wear etc please use/click on the information tabs above where this information can be found.
The balance of the course fee is paid direct to the tutor and they will contact you by email as soon as the deposit is paid for the course.
All course manuals are included in the price of the course - you will get a bound hard copy course manual given to you on the day of your training.
You will also get a complimentary Anatomy and Physiology manual as our gift to you - worth £10!
This is given to you when you sign up for a course as an e-manual, via a link in your course confirmation from your tutor.
You do NOT have to read this before your course.
You do NOT have to bring it with you as it is for later reference if you need it.
It is an extra manual to save you having to buy Anatomy and Physiology books later saving you money.
We also send you the Gateway therapist accounts package after you have completed a course with us - complimentary worth £10!
We thought it might be useful for visitors to our site to be able to view a preview of our course DVD's. These clips will give you just a small idea of what the course involves, please remember this are only a small section of what you will learn on the day.
Please remember to have your sound turned on when viewing these clips!
This course is insurable and accredited by the professional bodies, CTHA, Embody, Guild of Holistic Therapists, BABTAC, ABT - Associated Beauty Therapists, Towergate.
For more information, see Accreditation & Entry Requirements information tab above
Gateway accredited/recognised diploma
Insurable allowing you to gain insurance and use therapy with the general public and charge.
Specialising in small classes for individual attention
Why book with us - Accredited, Established, Trusted, Recognised and Insurable Qualifications
The qualification gained from the following course will only be accepted for professional practice and insurance if the student holds the pre-requisites of A&P and an accredited body massage qualification level 3.
Please note to be able to join the FHT or CTHA/Embody their requirements for registration is a qualification in full body massage/ A & P level 3.
However if you wish to join a professional body and you do not have this training you can register with The Holistic and Beauty Guild who do not have any requirements for you to join. These details will be given to you on the day of your training, they offer a discount for therapy insurance for all Gateway students.
You are able to obtain their insurance cover without a certificate in massage so if you are a complete beginner they will accept you so you can use this therapy professionally and charge your clients.
Feedback from Lesley Tyson
My tutor was a very approachable, knowledgeable tutor with great ideas for career progression, made the course interesting and fun.
Feedback from Faye Bailey
A fantastic day full of learning! Very welcoming and had lots of information to give on this course which gave me the tools to really promote it in my therapy business, and I already have my first booking for this wonderful treatment! Thank you for a wonderful day!
Feedback from Jason Stone
Tutor was an inspirational, informed and dedicated, makes you feel completely relaxed and at ease which generates an atmosphere of calmness. This creates an ideal learning environment where everyone feels they can participate and are valued. Once again, I have done many courses with Gateway who has never let me down yet. Thanks