Cupping Therapy Certificate Course


WOOCS 2.2.8
  • Introduction and foundation of cupping therapy
  • Learn Hijama cupping/Fire Cupping /dry cupping
  • Immediate download – study in your own time
  • No attendance required
  • Accredited Certificate included on successful completion

Learn Hijama Cupping

Certificate Course in cupping therapy

This Hijama cupping therapy course offers you the opportunity to understand and learn all the necessary cupping remedies and techniques. This is a complete introduction & Theory course.

Cupping also fire cupping, hijama cupping, dry cupping is the ancient treatment method in which a vacuumed cup is placed onto the various affected area for treatment purposes.

This is predominantly used to disperse stagnation and will aid in detoxing the body to promote the circulation of the blood.

This course is suitable for those of you whom want a good foundation and understanding of Hijama Cupping Therapy and covers various other types of cupping therapy such as dry cupping, wet cupping, fire cupping etc. You will learn more about what is involved in using cupping as a therapy and the various methods and techniques and products used.

When students have successfully passed this course examination, they are issued with a qualification that is recognised by the International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM).  You can also purchase this course as part of our holistic package offers with savings of over 50%

Additional Information



Introduction to cupping therapy
What exactly is cupping therapy
Cupping points and Table of Ailments and descripitons
3 Types of Cupping Techniques covered
dry cupping, wet cupping, massage cupping
Dangers of cupping covered

Lesson 2
History of cupping therapy
Meridian system
Yin and Yang
Five elements
cupping practices as in china
cupping practices as in Hijama cupping
cupping practices in Ancient Greece/Egypt/Africa
cupping practices in East Asian Contries
cupping practices in North America

Lesson 3 –
• Fibromyalgia
• Arthritis
• Irregular periods
• Asthma
• Congestion
• Depression
• Anxiety
• Varicose veins
• Migraines/headaches
• Common cold/flu – Cupping helps to dislodge mucus and phlegm. It also boosts the immune system thereby encouraging a faster healing time.
• Infertility
• Gastrointestinal disorders
• Acne
• Eczema
• Insomnia
• Nerve pain
• Diabetes
• Heartburn

Cupping also assists with:
• Facial rejuvenation/wrinkles – cupping helps with smoother, clearer, skin making a patient look younger
• Detoxing the body – cupping helps to detoxify the body by moving toxins out if the body by moving them from the affected areas to parts of the body that are better able to remove them from the body.
• Varicose veins
• Boosting the immune system
• Toothaches
• Weight loss
• Eliminating cellulite – by removing fluid build-up and dead skin, cupping can give the skin a smoother appearance.
• Treating cancer
• Back and body pains – cupping stretches tissues in the affected area to relax the muscles and relieve pain.
• Easing stiff muscles
• Diarrhoea
• Acute conjunctivitis
• Facial paralysis
• Herpes
• Hypertension
• Inflammation – Cupping improves circulation by creating new blood vessels which bring oxygen and nutrients to the wounded area

Benefits of cupping
How treatment works
cupping to overcome injury


Rise of cupping in Modern times
Celebrieties & cupping therapy
How to get certified in cupping today
Important questions for cupping therapists

Leson 5
Sourcing your equipment
Contraindiacations of cupping
Precautions when cupping

Lesson 6
How to perform cupping
Dry – Wet – Needle- Massage
Facial cupping
cupping for Acne
Cupping for weight loss
Cupping for infertility
Cupping for Fibromyalgia, Arthritis, and Joint Pain
Cupping for Congestion
Cupping for Diabetes
Cupping for Anxiety and Depression
Cupping for Varicose Veins
Cupping Therapy for Headaches


Lesson 7
Professional Bodies & CPD
List of bodies to join as a cupping therapist

Lesson 8
Practical issues, premises & Licensing
Running a cupping business
Advertising & Marketing

Lesson 9
Treating Clients
Cupping markings
Aftercare Advise
Courses of treatments

This course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn about Hijama Cupping Therapy and is interested in becoming a Hijama practitioner.

You will be awarded a certificate of completion for introduction & Theory in Hijama cupping 

Students are recommended to continue their training undergoing practical training if wishing to practice as a professional Hijama Cupping Therapist and would like to work with the public.


Exam Information

Do I need to complete an Exam?

No, only request and complete an exam if you require your accredited qualification. (Exams or certificates are not applicable for any of our Free Courses)

When should I request my exam paper?

You should only request this when you have completed and understood all your course material fully and have prepared your case studies. Details will be sent to you with your course material, including a link to the Student Video library. Any exams should be requested within two years of course purchase.

Do I need to complete a case study?

Case studies are an important part of your training and it is recommended that you practice on family and friends as much as possible whilst learning. You should complete a minimum of 5 case studies that you feel confident with before working with members of the public.

What does my exam entail?

There is no pressure or clock to watch when taking your exam as you will have 7 days in which to complete before sending it back to be marked. Your exam will have a number of questions, some multiple choice and also space to write up a case study. Finally, there is a short questionnaire that we ask all student kindly to complete.

How do I request an exam?

If you have a customer account, you can sign in here, then head to your Orders page and click Request an Exam for the course you have purchased. If you do not have a customer account, you can request your exam by manually entering your credentials and the course on this page.

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