Thermo-Auricular Therapy

Thermo-Auricular Therapy, also known as Thermal Auricular Therapy or more commonly - Hopi Ear Candling - is a wonderfully relaxing, yet effective treatment.

The training we offer not includes teaching the professional and appropriate usage of the candles but also how to perform the pre-treatment Acupressure Massage along with a post-treatment mini Acupressure Facial.

It is a wonderful treatment to offer as a stand-alone treatment or incorporate it into other massage or spa-treatments as a bolt on therapy.

After completion of this class you will be asked to provide 10 case studies. You will only be awarded your certification after you have submitted these case studies and feedback has been given.

As with all of our physical and energy therapies, once you have completed the home study part of the class, before you begin your case studies, you are welcome to book a 'training day' in with us which will be held in Glastonbury, Somerset. The cost of this face-to-face training is free of charge and this is not a pre-requisite of completing the course. If you'd like further information on our training days or wish to book one with us, please do not hesitate to Contact Us.


Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Certified Diploma which is fully accredited with the IPHM and recognised for insurance purposes by Westminster and Towergate Insurance.

For those who wish to obtain insurance cover to practice their new skills on the public, after you have completed this course, we will give you details on how to go about obtaining insurance through our insurer to ensure you are fully covered.

For more information on our Certified Courses and Insurance Cover please click here.

Thermo-Auricular Therapy

Class Information

Study Time

- 7 Hours Study
(Not including case study time)

Certification Level

- Certified Diploma (Practitioner Level)

Face-to-Face Practical Session

- Yes. 1 practical face-to-face session is included with the class if required

Class Accreditations

- IPHM (International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine)

Class Insurance

- Towergate Insurance
- Westminster Holistic Insurance

Case Studies Needed

- 10 Case Studies
(10 individual case studies or 5 case studies with two treatments each)

As with many of our physical therapy classes, you must have first completed our Essential Anatomy and Physiology and Professional Holistic Practitioner Classes before taking this practitioner class.

Practical Training Sessions

The cost of this class includes a practical training (face to face) session.
For more information on our Practical Training days including booking and location, please click here.

Thermo-Auricular Therapy - Enrolment

Thermo-Auricular Therapy- from £145.00

Class Includes

All enrolment options include:

  • 5 Online Self Study Lessons
  • Practical Therapy Day with a Class Tutor
  • Online Live Chat Class Support
  • Lifetime access to this class, even once completed

Additional options and extras

  • Thermo-Auricular Therapy Starter Pack (see below for what materials this includes)
  • Printed Workbook

Class materials & material checklist

  • Pen
  • Notebook or Journal
  • Suitable carrier oils (Not essential)
  • BioSun Ear Candles

Thermo-Auricular Therapy Starter Pack includes:

  • Pen
  • Notebook / Journal
  • Peach Kernel Carrier Oil - 100ml Bottle
  • BioSun Ear Candles - 10 Pairs

  • Printed Workbook

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Thermo-Auricular Therapy

Lesson 1

Body Mechanics
History of Hopi Ear Candling

Lesson 2

Equipment Needed
Types of Candles
Composition of Candles

Lesson 3

Additional Cautions
Healing Crisis

Lesson 4

Anatomy of the Ear
The Sinuses
Client Consultation

Lesson 5

Thermo-Auricular Therapy Routine

Final Assessment

Your final assessment to complete this class

Reading List

  • N/A

Class Resources

  • N/A