Leading education, advancing medical proficiency, while passing on our precious heritage to you.
Ontario College of Traditional Chinese Medicine is a leader in education and professional development, offering the most advanced theoretical and practical training available today. We employ exceptional faculty and cultivate a rich academic environment. Our heritage lineage of acupuncture manipulation techniques has been passed on from Master Jin Zhang, a world renowned expert in needle manipulations, and we carry this tradition on to you.
Our mandate is to share the wisdom of tradition and our lineage with you while we explore the possibilities of practice in today’s diverse medical world.
Our specialities include Advanced Needle Manipulations taught by Master Jin Zhang, Wu’s Head Massage created by our president, TCM as practised in integrative medical contexts, and qigong or energy medicine.
We are certified by Human Resource Development Canada as an educational institution, and recognised by the Minister of Employment and Immigration. We are also registered with Toronto Municipal Licensing & Standards, and the Canada Revenue Agency. This allows students of our college to apply for government financial assistance, and permits graduates to write the Pan-Canadian TCM and Acupuncture exams necessary to qualify for R.Ac and R.TCMP titles.
Our Affiliate Degree program gives you the opportunity to apply to Henan University of Traditional Chinese Medicine after the completion of your second year. Once accepted, we transfer your OCTCM credits so that you can earn a Bachelor of Medicine, Masters or Ph.D degree through further study in China.
Our college provides flexible schedules, comfortable and accessible learning environments, friendly and knowledgeable staff and a convenient location with free parking. Full and part-time schedules are sure to meet your needs for day, night or weekend classes.
Since 1998, we have trained exceptional acupuncturists and TCM practitioners. We are at the forefront of the field and are excited to offer you the opportunity to study this treasured medicine. We provide you with skills, knowledge and community to help you realise all of your academic and professional goals.