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Pre-shipboard Training

Acupuncture Training is held at Yo San University in Los Angeles, California once a month.  The training lasts three days (please request a training schedule for specific dates).
Acupuncture Training

The following topics are covered during training:

  • Orientation to Ship Life
  • Business and Marketing
  • Motivational public speaking
  • Treatment Plans
  • Training with our organic line of Jou Chinese herbal formulas
  • Retail Sales (sales training)

The successful contract of each acupuncturist is determined largely by their efforts and willingness to promote acupuncture. After graduating from acupuncture school, practitioners may not be equipped with the skills to start a business.  Working onboard will undoubtedly expand upon your communication capabilities as you will learn to motivate guests to try acupuncture which will benefit you beyond your contracts with The Onboard Spa by Steiner.  As Martina Sturm, an acupuncturist with over 4 years of experience as an acupuncturist at sea has said “Needles do not sell themselves.” Working at sea provides a framework where acupuncturists can learn this valuable skill that will enhance your career for years to come.