Acupressure – The First Needle w/Nate Novgrod

Acupressure – The First Needle

Saturday, April 15, 2023

Instructor: Nate Novgrod NC L.Ac. #550
NCCAOM Approved Continuing Education Approved Provider #163852

NCBTMB Approved Provider #1003


7 CEs

Registration – $145


In this course you will learn the fundamentals of Acupressure theory including Yin and Yang, Zang Fu, as well as Jing and Luo will be discussed. You will learn the basic channel trajectories and functions of the organ systems. You will learn basic diagnosis and treatment strategies utilizing the 8 principles. The ideas of distal imaging and treatment of pain will be covered. Major acupressure points and point combinations will be taught as well as techniques to stimulate these points. This course will allow you to begin incorporating Acupressure into your practice safely and effectively.

National Cert approved provider #1003.

The North Carolina Board of Massage and Bodywork Therapy says this about required courses:

“The courses you take must be from an Approved Provider for Continuing Education by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB), a course approved by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), or from an accredited college or university.” This course is approved by the NCCAOM.

What to Bring: Soft clothing [yoga pants/pajama pants, t-shirt or similar material], a set of massage sheets, and blanket.

NCCAOM Continuing Education Approved Provider #163852
NCBTMB Approved Provider #1003

We are a fully furnished massage school facility and provide Oakworks massage tables, class tables, and computer/projector for overhead presentations.


NC Massage School offers individualized training in the art and science of therapeutic massage for an advanced-level professional career, continuing education and personal growth. We believe in a holistic approach that encourages students to explore personal development of mind, body and spirit in a small, supportive environment.


“When I stepped away from school I realized how prepared I was and how ready I was to go somewhere with what I learned.”

– Kaitlyn Boullosa

Read more from other NC Massage School students.

Contact Us

NC Massage School
20525 North Main Street Cornelius, NC 28031
Phone: (704) 896-2636

Get Directions!