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DATES 2024-25

Here are the dates for our Holistic Acupressure & Diploma course 



Sep 21/22
Oct 12/13
Nov 09/10
Dec 14/15
Jan 11/12
Feb 08/09
Mar 08/09
Apr 05/06
May 10/11
Jun 14/15
Jul 12/13

The Shiatsu College Norwich

  • Who is the Shiatsu College Norwich?

    We are a co-operatively run branch of the Shiatsu College UK. Our collective consists of Shakura Meddings, Basti Deans, Cat Westwood, and Cliff Andrews. Dinah John (former Principal) provides further support and teaching

  • When was the Shiatsu College Norwich founded?

    Cliff started teaching in Norwich in 1983, and the Norwich Branch of the Shiatsu College - - was founded in 1986. The Shiatsu College Norwich is one of the 5 regional branches of the Shiatsu College UK

  • What is the Shiatsu Centre? Is it connected to the College?

    The Shiatsu Centre, at 20A Lower Goat Lane, is our clinic in the centre of Norwich. It's here in the office at the Centre that we organise the Shiatsu College Norwich The clinic has two treatment rooms where we see all our clients and also give one-to-one tutorials and small group sessions for College students

  • What do you offer?

    We have three pathways to learning Shiatsu: the Community membership, the One Year Holistic Acupressure Certificate Course and full Three Year Level 4 Diploma course

  • What is the Community?

    Our Community membership is open to all our clients and our graduates - in fact for anyone who is interested in using Shiatsu for themselves and their family - to keep balanced and healthy. Benefits include our popular weekly online Wednesday class, an online support forum and access to resources from our Diploma training. Community members can join our Introductory training weekend for free and - once they've completed that - are welcome to drop in to other training weekends at half-price

  • What is the Diploma course?

    Our professional practitioner training leads to an accredited Level 4 Diploma in Shiatsu. It takes 3 years to complete. After Year One you are awarded our Holistic Acupressure Certificate - allowing you to start working on clients to build your experience and confidence. Also included are all the benefits of our Community Membership. For more information please download the Prospectus from the Diploma tab on this site - or contact us

  • How can I pay for my Shiatsu learning?

    You can join our Community Membership for £10 per month. Our full Diploma course is spread out as 12 monthly payments as a DD via our online learning platform. Training weekends are charged for 'external students', but for Community members (once they've completed an Introductory Weekend)- there's a 50% discount. For more information on fees and how to pay please contact us