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Duration: 2 Days
Time: 09.30 - 15.30
Price: £375.00
Qualification Required: None

Course Description

Massage therapy is an extremely effective way to relieve the stresses and tensions of everyday living and many people think of massage as a pleasant and worthwhile luxury. Older people will benefit from regular massage therapy, which can enhance flexibility, increase mobility and improve circulation.

As well as being beneficial as a form of relaxation and re-balancing for well people, massage is an accepted part of many physical rehabilitation programs and has proven beneficial in the treatment of a growing number of chronic conditions including low back pain, arthritis, and bursitis. Thanks to its ability to relieve stress and tension, massage therapy can also be seen as an aid to mental health.

Relaxing, stimulating and invigorating for the mind and body.

Subjects covered on the course are:
  • Health, Safety and Hygiene
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology relating to treatment
  • Equipment and Products
  • Treatment room, trolley and client
  • Contra-Indications and Contra-Actions
  • Consultation and Record Cards
  • Massage Movements and Modifications
  • Massage Mediums
  • Practical Tuition on performing Body Massage
  • Aftercare advice for your client