Acupuncture & Dry Needling

We are specialists in dry needling & acupuncture training, delivering foundation and CPD courses across the globe. Both face-to-face and online delivery ensures you are safe, confident & effective.

  • Integrate acupuncture & dry needling with your patients, immediately
  • Globally trusted education provider for over 10 years
  • Over 1,000 successful students
  • Flexible payment options to suit your needs
  • Consistently rated 5 stars
16 courses

Acupuncture & Dry Needling Foundation CourseFeatured

Skill level: BeginnerCPD hours: 3 days

An essential course for any healthcare professional looking to provide acupuncture for their clients.

Course bookings
6th-8th Dec 2021 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Cardiff, UK

£550.00 Holiday Inn, Cardiff City Centre

10th-12th Dec 2021 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

£550.00 Birmingham Conference and Event Centre

12th-14th Jan 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Glasgow, UK

£550.00 Holiday Inn Glasgow Theatreland

28th-30th Jan 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Belfast, UK

£550.00 Jurys Inn, Belfast

11th-13th Feb 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

£550.00 Holiday Inn Express, Leeds City Centre Armouries

14th-16th Feb 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

£550.00 Jurys Inn, Manchester

9th-11th Mar 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London UK

£550.00 Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

18th-20th Mar 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

£550.00 The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

6th-8th Apr 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Newcastle, UK

£550.00 Jurys Inn, Newcastle Quayside

29th Apr - 1st May 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Sheffield, UK

£550.00 Jurys Inn, Sheffield

13th-15th May 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Liverpool, UK

£550.00 Holiday Inn Express, Albert Dock, Liverpool

6th-8th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

£550.00 Jurys Inn, Manchester

10th-12th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

£550.00 Holiday Inn Express, Leeds Armouries

22nd-24th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Edinburgh, UK

£550.00 Leonardo Royal Hotel, Edinburgh Haymarket

15th-17th Jul 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London, UK

£550.00 Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

7th-9th Sep 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

£550.00 The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

12th-14th Oct 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester

£550.00 Jurys Inn, Manchester

28th-30th Oct 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Newcastle, UK

£550.00 Jurys Inn, Newcastle Gateshead Quays

9th-11th Nov 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds

£550.00 Holiday Inn Express, Leeds Armouries

23rd-25th Nov 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

LONDON, UK

£550.00 Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

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Midwifery Acupuncture & Dry Needling Foundation CourseFeatured

Skill level: BeginnerCPD hours: 100 hours

Specifically for midwives, this acupuncture foundation course covers lower back pain, PPGP, nausea, carpal tunnel, hot flushes, headaches, and wellbeing.

Course bookings
6th-8th Dec 2021 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Cardiff, UK

Holiday Inn, Cardiff City Centre

10th-12th Dec 2021 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

Birmingham Conference and Event Centre

12th-14th Jan 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Glasgow, UK

Holiday Inn Glasgow Theatreland

28th-30th Jan 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Belfast, UK

Jurys Inn, Belfast

11th-13th Feb 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Leeds City Centre Armouries

(8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

Jurys Inn, Manchester

(8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London, UK

Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

18th-20th Mar 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

6th-8th Apr 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Newcastle, UK

Jurys Inn, Newcastle Quayside

29th Apr - 1st May 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Sheffield

Jurys Inn, Sheffield

13th-15th May 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Liverpool, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Albert Dock, Liverpool

6th-8th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

Jurys Inn, Manchester

10th-12th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Leeds Armouries

22nd-24th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Edinbburgh

Leonardo Royal Hotel, Edinburgh Haymarket

15th-17th Jul 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London, UK

Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

7th-9th Sep 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

(8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

Jurys Inn, Manchester

28th-30th Oct 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Newcastle, UK

Jurys Inn, Newcastle Gateshead Quays

9th-11th Nov 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Leeds Armouries

23rd-25th Nov 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London, UK

Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

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Nursing Acupuncture & Dry Needling Foundation CourseFeatured

Skill level: BeginnerCPD hours: 100 hours

An essential course for any nurse looking to provide acupuncture for their patients.

Course bookings
6th-8th Dec 2021 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Cardiff, UK

Holiday Inn, Cardiff City Centre

10th-12th Dec 2021 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

Birmingham Conference and Event Centre

12th-14th Jan 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Glasgow, UK

Holiday Inn Glasgow Theatreland

28th-30th Jan 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Belfast, UK

Jurys Inn, Belfast

11th-13th Feb 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Leeds City Centre Armouries

14th-16th Feb 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

Jurys Inn, Manchester

9th-11th Mar 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

LONDON, UK

Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

18th-20th Mar 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

6th-8th Apr 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Newcastle, UK

Jurys Inn, Newcastle Quayside

29th Apr - 1st May 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Sheffield

Jurys Inn, Sheffield

13th-15th May 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Liverpool, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Albert Dock, Liverpool

6th-8th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

Jurys Inn, Manchester

10th-12th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Leeds Armouries

22nd-24th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Edinburgh, UK

Leonardo Royal Hotel, Edinburgh Haymarket

15th-17th Jul 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London, UK

Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

7th-9th Sep 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

12th-14th Oct 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

Jurys Inn, Manchester

28th-30th Oct 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Newcastle, Uk

Jurys Inn, Newcastle Gateshead Quays

9th-11th Nov 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, Uk

Holiday Inn Express, Leeds Armouries

23rd-25th Nov 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London, UK

Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

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ONLINE CPD: Acupuncture General Update (Online)Featured

Skill level: IntermediateCPD hours: 10 hours

This fully online course covers safety, clinical reasoning, combined with easy to apply recipes for conditions at the neck, shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle.

ONLINE CPD: Acupuncture for Headaches, Neck and Facial Pain (Online)Featured

Skill level: IntermediateCPD hours: 8 hours

Online course covering the application of acupuncture in the treatment of headaches, neck and facial pain.

ONLINE CPD: Acupuncture in Women's Health (Online)Featured

Skill level: IntermediateCPD hours: 10 hours

Specialist course for those looking to gain confidence in acupuncture and needling for Women’s Health issues

The Acupuncture Clinical Companion (Online)Featured

Skill level: IntermediateCPD hours: As much as you want!

The go to acupuncture resource for busy clinicians, looking for a quick-to-access, easy-to-follow recipe guide for almost any problem presented in your clinic.

Acupuncture Course for Dentists

Skill level: BeginnerCPD hours: 100 hours

An essential course for any dentist looking to provide acupuncture for their clients.

Acupuncture For Headaches, Neck and Facial Pain

Skill level: IntermediateCPD hours: 10 hours

A face to face and online hybrid CPD course covering the application of acupuncture in the treatment of headaches, neck and facial pain.

Course bookings
12th May 2022 (8:30 am - 12:30 pm)

Liverpool, UK

£150.00 Holiday Inn Express, Albert Dock, Liverpool

12th Nov 2022 (8:30 am - 12:30 pm)

Leeds, UK

£150.00 Holiday Inn Express, Leeds City Centre Armouries

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Acupuncture General Update

Skill level: IntermediateCPD hours: 10 hours

A general refresher for those already trained in acupuncture but looking to maintain their needling competency.

Course bookings
21st Mar 2022 (8:30 am - 12:30 pm)

Birmingham

£150.00 The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

2nd Apr 2022 (1:30 pm - 5:30 pm)

Dorking, Surrey, UK

£150.00 Surrey Hills Physiotherapy Ltd Health & Wellbeing Centre The Barn, Denbies Wine Estate, Bradley Lane, Dorking, Surrey RH5 6AA

9th Apr 2022 (8:30 am - 12:30 pm)

Newcastle, UK

£150.00 Jurys Inn, Newcastle Quayside

25th Jun 2022 (8:30 am - 12:30 pm)

EDINBURGH, UK

£150.00 Leonardo Royal Hotel, Edinburgh Haymarket

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Acupuncture for Podiatrists Foundation Course

Skill level: BeginnerCPD hours: 100

This course will enable you to deliver a holistic approach to patient care for lower limb/foot and ankle musculoskeletal conditions, and their associated complications.

Course bookings
6th-8th Dec 2021 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Cardiff, UK

Holiday Inn, Cardiff City Centre

10th-12th Dec 2021 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

Birmingham Conference and Event Centre

12th-14th Jan 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Glasgow, UK

Holiday Inn Glasgow Theatreland

28th-30th Jan 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Belfast, UK

Jurys Inn, Belfast

11th-13th Feb 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Leeds City Centre Armouries

14th-16th Feb 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

Jurys Inn, Manchester

9th-11th Mar 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London, UK

Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

18th-20th Mar 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham

The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

6th-8th Apr 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Newcastle, UK

Jurys Inn, Newcastle Quayside

29th Apr - 1st May 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Sheffield

Jurys Inn, Sheffield

13th-15th May 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Liverpool, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Albert Dock, Liverpool

6th-8th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

Jurys Inn, Manchester

10th-12th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Leeds Armouries

22nd-24th Jun 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Edinburgh

Leonardo Royal Hotel, Edinburgh Haymarket

15th-17th Jul 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London, UK

Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

7th-9th Sep 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Birmingham, UK

The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

12th-14th Oct 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Manchester, UK

Jurys Inn, Manchester

28th-30th Oct 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Newcastle, UK

Jurys Inn, Newcastle Gateshead Quays

9th-11th Nov 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

Leeds, UK

Holiday Inn Express, Leeds Armouries

23rd-25th Nov 2022 (8:45 am - 5:00 pm)

London, UK

Holiday Inn Express Limehouse, London

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Acupuncture in Sport / Lower Limb Acupuncture course

Skill level: IntermediateCPD hours: 15 hours

Online course covering the application of acupuncture in the treatment of hip, knee, ankle & foot problems.

Course bookings
(1:30 pm - 5:30 pm)

Newcastle, UK

£150.00 Jurys Inn, Newcastle Quayside

12th May 2022 (1:30 pm - 5:30 pm)

Liverpool, UK

£150.00 Holiday Inn Express, Albert Dock, Liverpool

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Acupuncture in Women's Health

Skill level: IntermediateCPD hours: 8 hours

Specialist course for those looking to gain confidence in acupuncture and needling for Women’s Health issues.

Course bookings
21st Mar 2022 (1:30 pm - 5:30 pm)

Birmingham, UK

£150.00 The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre

3rd Apr 2022 (8:30 am - 12:30 pm)

Dorking, Surrey, UK

£150.00 Surrey Hills Physiotherapy Ltd Health & Wellbeing Centre The Barn, Denbies Wine Estate, Bradley Lane, Dorking, Surrey RH5 6AA

25th Jun 2022 (1:30 pm - 5:30 pm)

EDINBURGH, UK

£150.00 Leonardo Royal Hotel, Edinburgh Haymarket

12th Nov 2022 (1:30 pm - 5:30 pm)

Leeds, UK

£150.00 Holiday Inn Express, Leeds City Centre Armouries

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Advanced Dry Needling Update

Skill level: AdvancedCPD hours: 15 hours

Move your dry needling skills forward with our advanced dry needling masterclass.

Dry Needling For Beginners

Skill level: BeginnerCPD hours: 40 hours

The essential course for any healthcare professional looking to provide dry needling for their clients.

ONLINE CPD: Acupuncture for Shoulder, Elbow and Wrist Pain (Online)

Skill level: IntermediateCPD hours: 10 hours

Online course covering the application of acupuncture in the treatment of shoulder, elbow and wrist pain.

Frequently asked questions

With a Breeze Academy course, a healthcare professional can start using acupuncture as part of their day to day practice after completing three days’ worth of face to face training (plus the online learning component of the course).

Yes you can – our foundation courses (for beginners) are an online and face-to-face hybrid, and we have fully online CPD courses for those who already needle.

By completing one of our foundation acupuncture and dry needling courses, you will receive a certificate from us to prove you have successfully passed training.

We ask that you are a regulated healthcare professional, who has learned at anatomy at level 4.

We have taught acupuncture for over 12 years, and we are very confident that our learning environment will put you at ease. You will leave our courses feeling confident, safe and effective with your needling skills.

In the UK, if you work in the NHS, you do not need a licence to use acupuncture or dry needling. However, if working in the private sector, it is expected that you contact your local council to ask whether they require you to apply for a licence.

Dr. Carl Clarkson is a Senior Fellow of the HEA, having over a decade of leading education at University, and has taught globally over four continents. He holds a PhD, and is an active researcher with several peer-reviewed publications. He has supervised over 20 MSc student projects, and has an ongoing commitment as a primary supervisor to his PhD students.

Dr. Clarkson, founder and chief enthusiast for Breeze academy, continues to be the inspiration and aspiration for those who wish to inspire and embolden humankind. All tutors who provide education for Breeze Academy are experts in their field, and must hold the same passion and enthusiasm for creating exceptional educational content.

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