Step into a Career Honouring a Healing Path!

CHHSP Diploma 11 Month Intensive Combined Distance 

Windsong College of Healing Arts offers the Certified Holistic Health and Shiatsu Practitioner Diploma in a 35+ Hours per Week  Intensive Full Time Combined Distance where each Module is credited towards the Diploma leading toward the Certified Holistic Health Practitioner™ and Integrated Shiatsu Therapist Professional Titles. Each module builds learning towards the practice as a Certified Holistic Health Practitioner™. This offering is Full Time for 49 weeks with an expected minimum study time of 35+ hours per week. Courses required are Oriental Bodywork, Energy Medicine, Meridian Floor Shiatsu, and Elemental Iridologist (Course Descriptions & Objectives)   Courses include #100 220 hours of Anatomy Physiology Pathology Holistic Health Connection (APPHHC) and #106 Ethics & Business. Our Winter January Split Intensive gives you an extra 10 weeks onsite to complete Case Study Work with supervised guidance.

​The Distance Combined Studies method of program is Designated to be student loan eligible, HRDC eligible, Educational Fund Eligible, and Bank Student Line of credit eligible. We are Designated by the EQA for foreign students to obtain Study Visas for the duration of the program.

The Intensive study fits well into HRDC and WBC Retraining Funding, and is recommended for those aiming at entering the workplace with skills ready to go sooner rather than later. The Intensive is not recommended for students unable to commit to more than 20 hours of study per week.

What are the benefits of taking the course as the Distance Combined Intensive?

As an Intensive Student, your Diploma is completed in 11 months and you are ready to start your new career!

The assignments have deadlines. You are required to study at a set pace and attend Online Seminars twice weekly. This ensures that you are on track, keeping up, and that any questions you have are answered quickly. Your Online is Instructor Led!

If you are prone to procrastination or need assistance with your study habits, the Distance Combined forces you to keep up with your assignments. Remember consistent Instructor support is provided even though you are not in  classroom.

You will become familiar with the students taking the course before you get practical/onsite studies. Many already forge friendships before meeting in person.

As an Intensive Student, you are onsite for 16 weeks 5 days a week, for your practical training. You will enter Case Studies confident that your skills are current and fresh.

The Distance portion of your learning can be done any time of day. Weekly seminars are scheduled Monday and/or Wednesdays at 6pm Pacific Standard Time for 1 hour to help you schedule and clarify concepts.

You will do your Case Studies and Healership skills in your hometown by distance, allowing you to create client confidence prior to opening your practice.

Your Diploma Study Investment is: $12,000.00 broken down as follows:

Domestic Application Fee: $100  Online CoursePac: $5,500   Onsite Tuition: $5,000  Textbooks & Materials Purchased Online: $1,400

This is a savings of $4,500.00 through Online Program Discounts

International Student Application Fee: $250 + Assessment Fee: $150 +  Administrative Fee: $100 = $500 Total Registration Fees

Accomodation is offered through:

  • On campus Space for your RV at $250 per month. Includes Wifi, Power, and Water
  •  At the Bird's Eye View Retreat Rooms and Suites: $750 to $1,500 per month X 4 months
  • Through our Housing list at locations nearby or in the town of Port Alberni: $500 to $1,000 Per Month X 4 months                                                                                                                     

2018-2019  Scheduled 11 MONTH ICD  CHHSP Diploma Program: 

FALL: September  17, 2018 to September 6, 2019 Intensive 

WINTER: January 14, 2019 to December 20, 2019 Split Intensive

SPRING: March 18, 2019 to March 06, 2020 Intensive

Applications Due by February 18, 2019 for March start!

Onsite Dates for September Intensive: March 4, 2019 to June 28, 2019

Onsite Dates for January Split Intensive: March 4 to June 21 & September 3 to November 15, 2019

Onsite Dates for Spring Intensive: September 3, 2019 to December 20, 2019