Thai Massage Certificate
Cost: £490 (including deposit of £100)
Course TM10. Mar
Sat 10th, Sun 11th + Apr Sat 21st, Sun 22nd + May Sat 19th,
Course TJN30. Jun Sat 30th + Jul Sun 1st, Sat 28th, Sun
29th + Aug Sat 11th, Sun 12th
Course TO6. Oct Sat 6th, Sun 7th + Nov Sat 17th, Sun 18th +
Dec Sat 15th, Sun 16th
Warming up and stretching exercises, Understanding body conditions, History,
contraindications and aims of Thai Massage, Energy lines, Pressing and
stretching using the thumbs, elbows, palms, feet and knees.
Correct use of body-weight and position of the practitioner's body, Body
types, Addressing individual needs of clients.
Client lying on their back, Client lying on their stomach, Client sitting,
Feet: pressure points and stretching ankles, Legs: pressing, stretching and
manipulating techniques, Abdomen, chest, arms, palms, shoulders, neck and
head, Back sides of the legs, energy lines and deep stretching of the back,
The hip and energy line of the back in the side position, Pressure points
and energy line of the shoulders.
of theThai weekend workshop is required.
assessment by means of written homework, assignments and home
practice. Home study and practice is over a minimum period of
three months following the school attendance days. A final
assessment date is arranged after the home study period. A fee of £95.00
is payable for the VTCT assessment and verification.
attendance of theThai weekend workshop is required.
Membership is available to
Federation of Holistic Therapists which offers insurance
and other benefits for sports therapists in the UK through the
International Council of Health, Fitness
& Sports Therapists. You may also join
other organisations such as the Sports Massage Association. Employment
is available in clinics, gyms, sports centres and part-time
freelance, working from home.
The Manchester Therapy Centre
has part-time work available on an ongoing basis for
sports therapists in the Manchester area.
Thai massage is
not suitable for pregnant women or for those with joint
Course times are
from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm.
The venue is at the Manchester School of Massage in
The group size is kept at ten or below for individual
Please book early to ensure a place on a particular course.
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