[ KAMBÔ TRAININGS ]

The International Asociation of Kambô Practitioners (IAKP) offers the Basic Kambô Practitioner Training program. This unique course will cover both traditional indigenous and modern western Kambô practices. The course is two weeks in duration and takes place around the world. Visit the IAKP website for specific course dates and availability.

BENEFITS of BECOMING an IAKP CERTIFIED PRACTITIONER

By becoming a member of the International Association of Kambo Practitioners, you will join a family of almost 500 practitioners who are there to support you, have access to the most complete database of information.  Successful completion of the course will entitle you to automatic membership of the International Association of Kambo Practitioners, www.iakp.org  and as part of your membership, your name will be listed on the Worldwide Practitioner list on the website free for the first year. You will have everything that you need to start treating clients immediately although we recommend that you work one-on-one until you are ready to take on board circle work.

PRE-REQUISITES

  • You have read the contraindications and are able to safely take Kambô.
  • You are experienced with Kambo and feel a strong call to work with it.
  • You should have taken Kambo at least 6-10 times before the course start date.
  • You are sufficiently physically and emotionally fit to do the work.
  • You have never been diagnosed with a serious mental health disorder (excluding depression and anxiety).
  • You are able to put yourself into service and adopt a mindset of gratitude and humility when working with Kambô.
  • You have or are prepared to attend a basic first aid course.
  • You make every effort to contact an IAKP practitioner near you and attend and assist at one of their circles.
  • You understand that if you are found to not meet the pre-requisites during the course that you will be asked to leave at your own expense and without refund.
  • You understand that all course materials remain the property of the IAKP at all times. On successful completion of the course, we agree that you make take away the course materials to support your future practice providing that you respect the copyrights of all documents.

Please do not take BUFO or IBOGA at least 8 weeks before the training. Practitioners across the IAKP have experienced negative outcomes when Kambo is taken too soon after a Bufo or Iboga ceremonies and as you will be taking Kambo a number of times during the training we do not want to run that risk.

COURSE CONTENT

The course is packed and intensive; there will be 13 very full teaching days with just one day off in the middle.  On the final day, there will be a practical and written assessment.

The course will cover:

  • The origins of Kambo
  • Traditional and modern uses
  • The science behind Kambo
  • The Kambo Circle
  • Using Rapé and Sananga
  • Burn and point setting techniques
  • Traditional treatments
  • Layering treatments
  • Intensive and Long Term treatment
  • Kambo and Meridians
  • Kambo with Chakras and Marma Points
  • Specialized Kambo Treatment and Example Protocols
  • The Basics of Auricular Kambo
  • Contraindications, Warning Signs, Problem Solving, Kambo First Aid
  • Connecting and communicating with the Spirit of Kambo
  • Holding space and boundaries
  • Kambo Songs and Prayers
  • Working with Rattles and Smoke
  • The Kambo Practitioner – Role and responsibilities
  • The IAKP – Code of Practice