Hijama Courses


The Suuk Ltd is a teaching body dedicated to creating awareness for the correct methodology of Hijama (Cupping Therapy). Our key focus is to ensure our students understand Hijama from both the Islamic perspective as well as in relation to the modern day physiological aspects.

The Advanced 3 Day Intensive provides an exciting, dynamic and interactive learning experience that is tailored student to student. The course is suitable for experienced practitioners and even beginners as well as British nationals and international students. Whatever your background, we can ensure this is a vital stepping stone for those seeking to enter the world of complementary health.

Upon course completion, our students will be fully equipped in the knowledge as well as practicality to move forward as a qualified and licensed practitioner. They will also be able to create treatment plans based on individual needs and various ailments. At The Suuk we take pride in being a support structure for all graduates of the course moving forward – we will always be a phonecall or email away in answering any questions or queries one may have in relation to Hijama. We also ensure to support our students with discounts in wholesale equipment as well as branding and web management if required. Students are also provided with a Hijama Handbook as well as a complimentary Start-Up Kit.

Our Hijama course are certified by both CMA and IPHM, which are well-recognized worldwide among professional Hijama practitioners and complementary medical councils across the country.



Theory Exam: 50%

Initial Practical: 50%

Upon achieving a minimum rate of 70% in a joint grade, the next step is to be observed by a senior therapist at one of our associated clinics. You will be assessed on numerous factors such as customer care, hygiene, assessment of potential risk factors, cupping points in relation to ailments, incisions and after-care.  


Module 1: Introduction to Hijama and Mechanisms

  • History of Alternative Medicine
  • Core Principles of Healing from Hijama
  • Different Methods of Hijama
  • Scientific Research and Case Studies on Hijama

Module 2: Nutrition and Human Health

  • Conjunctive Diets
  • The Prophetic Medicine
  • Preservation of Health
  • Theory of the 4 Humours
  • Nutritional Supplements and Herbal Remedies

Module 3: Diagnosis Methods and Treatment Plans

  • Patient Care and Assessments
  • Preparation for Treatment
  • Cupping Equipment and Its Uses
  • Massage Techniques
  • Developing Personalized Treatment Plans

Module 4: Human Anatomy and Physiology

  • Understanding Human Anatomy
  • Study of the Major Organs
  • Reflex and Pressure Points
  • Circulatory and Nervous Systems

Module 5: Health & Safety

  • Risk Assessment
  • Hygiene and Infection Control
  • Emergency Preparedness and Contingency Plans
  • Case Studies and Real-Life Applications
  • Legal Compliance and Safety Standards

Module 6: Islamic Perspective of Hijama

  • Hadith: Authentic and Fabricated Content
  • Fiqh of Charging for Hijama
  • Hijama and Ruqya
  • Black Magic, Evil Eye, and Envy
  • Ethical Considerations in Islamic Healing Practices

Module 7: Professional Development

  • Types of Practice Settings
  • Starting Your Own Business
  • Insurance and Legislation Impacting Practice
  • Market Research and Branding
  • Clinical Protocols and Best Practices