Massage Courses (Dates coming soon)
Friends & Family massage workshop
10.30am - 4.30pm
Who is this course for?
An excellent introduction for those of you wishing to develop a new skill or for those of you considering a career in massage.
In this one day workshop you will learn the fundamentals of massage and cover the following topics:
The history of massage
Benefits of massage
Contra indications to massage
Massage oils, benefits and uses
Massage techniques/movements - effleurage, petrissage, tapotement and frictions.
Groups are small to maximise learning, maximum group size is 4
How will you be taught?
This course is taught via short lectures/presentations, with the emphasis being on the practical Demonstrations by your tutor followed by practice in pairs.
Students will be required to practice on each other, it’s a very hands on day!
What will you learn?
You will learn how to give a basic massage to the back of the body, the legs, back, neck and shoulders
You are encouraged to practice your new skill after the class.
What do I need to bring?
You will need to bring with you to class the following items:
- Pen and paper
- Three large bath sheets/ towels (one to lie on, two to cover)
- One hand towel
- Antiseptic or antibacterial wet wipes (for cleaning hands)
-Face mask (to be worn on site)
-Visor (worn when practising)
Massage oil is provided by the school
Massage couches are provided by the school
Certificate of Attendance received at the end of the day