Workshops, Classes & Events

The Shiatsu College offers a wide variety of workshops, events, short courses, local community grassroots initiatives and more. Courses include introductory Shiatsu workshops, for beginners to find out more about this wonderful healing art, as well as a rolling programme of related topics for all levels, from complete beginners to master classes. Workshops vary between the regional Branches and are updated regularly

Workshops are for:

  • Complete beginners – to gain practical skills in working with your own energies and in helping others
  • Complementary Therapists – to add to the skills you already have
  • Professional Shiatsu Practitioner Diploma students 
  • All Shiatsu students, practitioners & teachers – to develop and expand your practice of Shiatsu and energy work

For CPD opportunities please visit, join the New Energy Work Emailing list to receive news or check with your local branch

Shiatsu College Residential

The Shiatsu College’s famously popular Residential has changed format in recent years and combined with our annual Teachers’ Meeting. We’ve opened it out to invite all students: welcoming 1st Year Acupressure Certificate level and 2nd Year Zen Shiatsu students, as well as 3rd year Diploma students and all past Graduates! Click here for more details.


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The Norwich Shiatsu College branch has a quarterly e-mailing list which sends you up to date information on regional workshops to your inbox! Visit the Norwich Branch page to sign up.


Samurai Programme for Children – a weekend of Teacher Training @ Norwich Wellbeing Centre
Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day
Samurai Programme for Children – a weekend of Teacher Training @ Norwich Wellbeing Centre

Teacher: Svenja Schaper MrSS

Fee: 10% Discount for Shiatsu Society UK members!

Early Bird fee (for full payment by April 15th): £180 / £162 for SSUK members

Full fee: £195 / £175.50 for SSUK members


As well as teacher training, fee includes a book, ‘Fit for school with Shiatsu’ and a set of flash cards

Open to Shiatsu practitioners (including 2nd & 3rd year students), other body workers (e.g. Yoga, Pilates, Qigong) or anyone working with children (in education/martial arts/sports clubs etc.)

The Samurai Programme (SP) is an easy to learn and highly effective training programme for children. Through movement, sensory exercises and touch you can help promote health and wellbeing in children, as well as nurturing age-appropriate development, improving posture and concentration and increasing mind-body awareness.

After this weekend of training you can start teaching the Samurai Programme straight away!

This is an exciting opportunity to introduce Shiatsu touch to 6 – 12 year old children and their families. The SP can be taught in schools / community settings / parent & child groups as well as with your own children.

To find out more about the Samurai Programme please go to:

For booking and course information please contact Connie Vaughan: / 07766 738355