This is an excellent qualification for anyone new to massage and wanting to progress later to sports massage. This comprehensive course of study provides you with the additional A&PP qualification required in all professional bodywork modalities.
You will be exposed to a diverse range of learning experiences which are carefully designed to promote your hands on skills and professional and personal development. You will learn the essential components to get you started in your massage career. MTI trained practitioners are highly regarded for the quality of their treatments, their breadth of knowledge and their excellence in client care.
Tuition fee: £900
Course starts: May 2018
TASTER DAY: Sat 25th February 2018
Thai Yoga Massage is a dynamic form of bodywork based upon an ancient massage system which incorporates passive yoga stretching, acupressure and gentle rocking.
Tutor Celine Samson will offer this comprehensive training taking place over a 12 day programme. There will be breaks of approx 3 weeks in between weekends to enable students to practise the hands on skills and build a portfolio of case studies. Successful completion leads to a professional qualification as a Thai yoga massage practitioner.
This qualification is ideal for those seeking to gain employment as a sports massage therapist working with the general public and athletes.
The qualification consists of five mandatory units:Anatomy and physiology for sports massage
Principles of health and fitness
Professional practice in sports massage
Understand the principles of soft tissue dysfunction
Sports massage treatments
We will help you to deepen your knowledge and understanding of anatomy and physiology and specifically to sports massage and the principles of health and fitness. Our team of expert tutors will equip you to better understand the athlete, the problems they may be incurring and how sports massage can help.
In addition, you will develop an understanding of the differences between soft tissue dysfunction and injury and the role that sports massage plays.
Pre-requisite: You will need some experience of massage (ideally level 3 Swedish). We recognise RPL (recognised prior learning) and each application is considered on an individual basis
Next Start Date: 2nd March 2018