Thai Yoga Massage Learning

Course Detail: Thai Yoga Massage – Level One

The course covers the historical roots, practices, benefits and constraints of Northern style Thai yoga massage.

During the course, we explore the ‘northern energy model’ focusing on the effective delivery of massage techniques based on good body mechanics and how to achieve deeper releases with breath work.

Suitable for: Beginners

Duration: 40 hours (3 day sessions plus assignments)

Certification: Practical examination (Four weeks after the course) and Certificate awarded.

Course content

  • Indications and contraindications
  • Body mechanics
  • Transitions: supine, prone, side, and sitting
  • Listening to the body
  • Breath coaching
  • Thai massage positions

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the principles and philosophy of Thai massage
  • Recognize the indications and contraindications for treatment
  • Effectively apply proper body mechanics to each massage position
  • Safely and efficiently transition a client to various body positions
  • Accurately apply pressure on the northern sen lines throughout the body
  • Accurately listen to the body
  • Effectively incorporate proper ‘breath work’ into the Thai massage practice
  • Safely apply various Thai massage techniques and postures to a client
  • Effectively deliver a full Thai massage

Course Fee: C$500 + GST

Starting Date: 22nd January 2018

To discover this ancient system of bodywork and to help integrate the body, mind and spirit and one that will enhance the repertoire – Register now!

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