Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique Basic Class


This two-credit technique course will be offered in summer quarter and will introduce doctors and students to the theory, research and development, and analysis and implementation of Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique (AMCT).

The course will cover the history and development of the Activator Method, along with a specific focus on the research that has brought the Activator Method to the forefront in chiropractic technique. The basics of the Activator analysis and adjusting will be taught, beginning with assessment of the lower extremity and pelvis, through the lumbar, thoracic and cervical spine including the upper extremities. Through online lectures, and hands-on training during lab sessions, the student will receive actual training in the use of AMCT to allow them to implement this chiropractic technique into their practice.

  • Zane Gard, DC, certified Activator Methods instructor, will lead the class.
  • Didactic course offered online accessible from any device.
  • Includes a one-day (Saturday) hands-on workshop held late in the quarter (date TBD)
  • Tuition is $400 for this zero credit seminar course.
  • Minimum of ten (10) students required for course to be held.
  • Activator Basic Syllabus

REGISTER BY July 8, 2022:

Current UWS Students:
To register, please email the registrar’s office at [email protected] from your UWS email account. The course number is ELE6010.

Field Doctors and Non-UWS DC Students:
To register, please fill out the application form below and return it to the address on the form.

Graduate Non degree application

This course is available to graduates of DC, DO, ND or PT programs and to students in at least the 6th quarter of one of these programs. Those with a degree will be required to submit their license number to the instructor for verification purposes.