World Tung's Acupuncture association


2017 Training Courses

The following scheduled training Courses of Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture (T.O.A.) are genuine and based on our late Master Tung’s teaching. Please note that nowadays there are so many imitation courses conducted by a lot of self-appointed un-qualified Tung’s Acupuncture practitioners especially in Asia (P.R.C.) and EU. Please use your common sense also check where are these “teachers’ knowledge” coming from before booking into any Tung’s Acupuncture training courses.

1) Toronto Basic Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture Diploma Course 

Date: (Part A) 3/4 June & (Part B) 8/9July, Venue: 106 Main Street, Unionville ’Ontario L3R 2E9 Canada
Course Fee: US $1,100 for US & international students, or Can $1,300 for local students. Any US student may obtain 36 PDA/CEUs for training.

All students must submit application  & course fee prior the course Late application may not be accept by the administration Dept. of the W.T.A.A.

2) Sydney Clinical Seminar I  of Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture Certificate Course

Date: 5/6 March ( two full days 9am-6pm) with treatment demo on local patients(6-7pm daily)
Venue: Sydney University Village,the Stage Conferencing Centre, Newtown, Australia
Course Fee: AUD $980 only( Early Bird  before 1 Feb. pay $880); Non WTAA member pay AU $1,100. Only Advanced course graduates may allow to attend ing this seminar.

Lisbon seminar
Dr. Carson with his Portuguese students in Lisbon(Basic Course 2015)

3)  Porto  Basic & Intermediate  Combination Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture  Combine Course ( in Portugal)

Date: 19-20-21 May (9am-6pm daily)     Venue: TBA local Hotel,  Porto, Portugal

workshop in Lisbon
Dr. Carson at the workshop, Altis Park Hotel(Basic course 2015)

Course Fee:  700 Euros, early bird 650 Euros before 17 April , 2017
Course Coordinator: Ms, Alexandra Martins) at email: for course enrollment/registration)
*You may also make your inquiry to our official email ,

This 4th year course conducts by Dr. P. Carson, MD with Portuguese and English (Interpreters:Vanessa & Pedro)

4) Lisbon Advanced Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture Course(Portugal)  

Date: 27/28 May , 2017(9;00- 18:00 daily)
Vanue:  Altis Park Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal
Course Fee: 400 Euros ( Early bird rate 350 Euros before 31 March)
Course Coordiator: Ms. Alexandra Martin( for course enrollment & registration.
You can always contact us for further course  

5) Sydney new Basic Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture Course (Australia)

Date;9/10 September, 2017 (9am-6pm daily) & 11 Sept. optional(9-12 am workshop))  Link this flyer

Venue: Sydney University Village, the Stage Conferencing Centre, Newtown, NSW 2042  Australia

Course Fee: AU $980.00( Early Bird AU$ 880.00 before 10th June,2016)

Local Coordinator:  Stephen Anderson email:

May also email to our official

6) London Basic Tung’s Orthodox Acupunture Traning Course (UK)
Date: 15-16-17-18 July, 2017, four days intensive training course.
Venue: Best Western Swiss Cottage Hotel, Swiss Cottage, London

Course Fee:  £900 or  €1050 ( Early Bird  10% less fee before 1 May , 2017)
All students must submit application and course fee prior to the course. This course including a final examination to obtain a Diploma.

* This course is open to Acupuncture Practitioners , TCM Practitioners & Medical Doctors. Enrollment:send to

7 )New Siena Basic Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture Diploma Course in Italy
Date: 27- 28-29 October, 2017, three days intensive training course in North Italy.
Venue: TBA in Siena City, Italy
Course Fee: pending ( for Italian physicians only)

Course Coordinator: Dr. Cecilia Lucenti MD
Please Note: Course Registration/Enrollment  before 1st August,2017Early Bird rate pay 10% les

8) São Paulo International Basic Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture Basic Course
Date: 31 March, 2017 (9am-6pm) and 1 April , Course-flyer_Portegis_20172017(9am-1pm)
Course Director: Dr. Palden Carson, MD, D Sports Med(UK), MBAcA
Venue: Conference Room, Mercure Hotel ,São Paulo, Brazil
Local coordinator:
This special International Basic Diploma course consist of lecture, demonstrations,  workshops and a final course examination to insure that all course attendees obtain sufficient knowledge and skills to practice this elite style of classical acupuncture.
This course is open to Medical Doctors, all acupuncture practitioners , including Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, Dentists, Osteopaths, and Nurses.
 N.B. A textbook of Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture in Portuguese language will be available for this August special event.
9) Sao Paulo Intermediate(Level II) Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture
Training Course ( Brazil)
Date: 1 April(2:30-6:30pm) & 2 April(9:00-6:00pm
Vanue:Conference Room, Mercure Hotel, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Course Coordinator: Mr. Cassiano Mitsud Takayassu at Mr. Marco Basso(portugal)
Course Fee: Special rate US $ 300( for Local practitioners)
Course Instructor: Dr. Palden Carson, MD Director of the
WTAA, Canada.
10) Sydney Advanced Clinical Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture  Seminar II-Australia
Date:11*-12-13 September, 2017 (9:00-18:00 daily) & 11 September(*2:30pm-6:30)
Venue: Sydney University Village,Newtown,Sydney, NSW2040.
Course Fee: AUD $980.00.  Special rate for AACMA member, AUD $880.00 only.
Course Enrollment: Tung’s  courses graduates may send an email to confirm participation and also submit requested course fee by Paypal or Visa credit card before 1 July, 2017.
 # This Advaned Clinical Seminar II including workshops,   demonstrations,  Master Tung’sapproach to various new diseases , Clinical discussionss, newTung’s acupuncture findings, and mu more.
11) London Intermediate Tung’s Orthodox Acupuncture Course-UK
Date:Monday & Tuesday, 23/24 October, 2017 (9:00-17:00 daily)
Venue: Best Western Swiss Cottage Hotel, Swiss Cottage, London,NW3 3HP UK
 Course Fee: 500 Pounds, or 600 Euros for this special 2 days training ever in UK .
Course Enrollment: For basic TOA course graduates please send your course application form  and course fee  by 1 September, 2017.
### There are more training courses in Barcelona (Spain), Nice( France),
and Israel will be coming soon later in the year.