The International Academy of Osteopathy IAO | Modern & academic courses in osteopathy.

Follow a course in osteopathy

We organize internationally recognised courses in osteopathy.

You can choose a course straight away or first compare the various courses with each other.

Committed to osteopathy

Our high training level and "Evidence-Based Practice" approach are designed to offer quality osteopathic treatments for all patients. Moreover, we are committed to stimulate the academic nature of the osteopathic profession.



We did it again: ISO label in the pocket!

Last week we welcomed 2 auditors of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) in our main office in Ghent, Belgium....

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BUCKS and the IAO join forces

Ever since 2014, we cooperate with Buckingham New University “BUCKS” for our full-time Training and Education in Osteopathy in Ghe...

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Regulation of osteopathy in Luxembourg

“The regulation of the osteopathic profession makes sure that the patients are in safe hands. The absolute priority is that patien...

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About the IAO®

We are an international school for osteopathy with sites in Denmark, Egypt, Poland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Our students can obtain the Diploma in Osteopathy (DO) and a Master of Science in Osteopathy (MSc.Ost.)*.

* in collaboration with the University of Applied Sciences - Tyrol

About us

The International Academy of Osteopathy® - IAO®, was established in 1987 by Michel Janssens (†1995), Grégoire Lason and Luc Peeters. Today the IAO® has more than 2,500 students spread across 28 cities.

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CALL: +32 (0)9 233 04 03