WELCOME TO ICOM!
Scroll to see more photos of our new cohort already working on… balance, alignments and harmony!! It’s great to have you on board and we hope you enjoy the ride.
Room swap (scroll to see photos of Alex, Vanessa & Madi @work)
A lot of work is being carried out around the college with many areas being redecorated by some lovely students and staff members! Some furniture has been moved and practical lessons are being delivered in Pink room, because desks have been moved into the freshly redecorated ‘Blue room’. So be aware of this when you attend your next lessons.
ROOMS TO RENT
We have been advised that there are some rooms to rent at the Peredur Centre in East Grinstead. These are available both for short and long periods with prices going from £20 a night to £90 a week. All the rooms have washbasins, with shared bathroom and kitchen facilities. If interested please contact Audrey Jones on 01342 312527.
Summer Massage Course NEW
Please note that the details of the ITEC Massage Course have been updated on the CPD page of the website and different dates are now being offered:
Session 1: 25, 26, 28 July
Session 2: 1, 2, 4 August
Session 3: 8, 9 August
Revision and written exam: 12 , 13 September
Final Exam: end of September or beginning October (to be confirmed)
Password to enter the page: Itecicom2016. Any further queries should be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer Massage Course
All the details of the ITEC Massage Course are now available on the CPD page of the website. Please contact Elisabetta to get your password, access the details and make your bookings! email@example.com
First Aid Course
Congratulations to Warren, Paula, Patricia and Beverly for achieving their First Certificates after their training on 14 May. Your certificates can be collected from Alex.
(in the picture Selena, who received her first certificate last year).
10th September 2014 - 9am - 1:30pm Interested to learn acupuncture? Then you'll be very pleased to hear that ICOM is offering a taster day to give you first hand experience of what it would be like studying this fascinating and rewarding subject. Welcome and...
On Friday we were very pleased to acknowledge our newest graduates and welcome them into the very rewarding profession of acupuncture and Oriental medicine. These graduates now join a long lineage of acupuncture professionals, descended from the late and world...
Now that summer is well and truly here we want to be healthy enough to enjoy it to the fullest. Here are eight healthy tips to help keep you in tip-top condition this summer. Get on the berries Take the opportunity to enjoy some summer fruits like blackberries and...
Saturday 27th September 2014 at 7pm You are invited to attend a meditative Bells music event performed by Sandor Szilagyi, Registered Sound Massage Therapist from Budapest. Embark on a sound journey to your inner self. Sandor is travelling to East Grinstead to give a...
The theory of the five elements is one of the main tools an acupuncturist can use in order to understand a person's nature, personality types and symptoms of disease. The five element cycle is related to the cycle of the seasons throughout the year: from Spring (wood...
Acupuncture is a fascinating and highly rewarding subject however, many people know little about this ancient medicine and as a result, choosing acupuncture courses that are right for you can be a tricky business. If you are considering studying acupuncture you may...
Here at ICOM we have seen an increase in popularity of our acupuncture course; therefore we are scheduling an extra open day this summer to give everyone the best possible chance to come along and see what we're all about. It's very important to book your place early...
I qualified from ICOM's acupuncture course in 1994 and it still seems like yesterday in many ways. The college is still situated in the same beautiful old house in East Grinstead, imbued with an unmistakably magical athmosphere; a centre for healing as well as...
We are very pleased to announce that for our specialist acupuncture course, we have a few new additions to the teaching staff here at ICOM. One of our new colleagues is Rick Mudie, an ex-student of the ICOM acupuncture college here in East Grinstead, West Sussex. Rick...
A conversation with acupuncture master Dr. Van Buren, founder and chancellor of the ICOM – From 1988
Dr. Van Buren is a world renowned acupuncture master, healer and pioneer. Having practiced acupuncture for more than 50 years, he is the founder of the International College of Oriental Medicine (ICOM). ICOM is renowned for turning out some of the best acupuncture...
WE LOVE HAVING YOU BACK!
Few photos taken around the college (scroll for more). More will be added to this gallery in the next few weeks jus to say ‘welcome back’ to you all.
9 September – GRADUATION DAY!
We’re looking forward to celebrating our new graduates this year!
YEAR1 WEEK-END CM1 SESSION
Instructions to access the answers to your CM1 questions have been emailed to you. Please contact Elisabetta if you haven’t received the email or if you have any issues accessing the material.
Here is the Blue room looking nice and ‘fresh’! We only managed to catch 2 students…. And take pictures of them…. Thanks to all of you who chose to help paint the room for your community projects and to our Clinic Manager who also took part in the task!
If any of your friends have been impressed by your passion for acupuncture and your achievements and are now wondering whether they’d like to attempt a similar career, why don’t you advise them to attend our next Open Day. It’s on Wednesday 13th July; quite a few people already booked on the day; so it’s necessary to book a place to attend!
September New Course Starting Date
All Weekday Courses will start again on 19 September. We wish you all our students (on all courses) a very nice Summer!
The result will be available for the students to collect from college on 17 June from 9 am. Results that are not collected in the morning, will be posted to students in the afternoon.
Lesson for year 1 Week-end course
Year one students on the Week-end course, please note that your catch up lesson will soon be available in this area of the website. You will receive a password to access the video.
Emails sent to groups (blindcopied contacts) have happened to be found in the spam folder. Please get in touch with Elisabetta if you haven’t received your updated list of CPDs with the discount codes available to you.