Deep tissue massage: a CPD workshop

Course Dates: 28/06/21 - 05/07/21
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
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Expand your skills to apply deep tissue massage techniques with confidence. Learn how to relieve fatigue, muscle tension, and improve flexibility.
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Full fee £189.00 Senior fee £189.00 Concession £189.00

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Course Code: FPD66

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Mon, day, 28 Jun - 05 Jul '21

Duration: 2 sessions (over 2 weeks)

Before booking on this course, please register or log in to your account to complete a short online assessment. We need you to do this to check that this course is the right level for you.
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or call 020 7492 2622

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What is the course about?

This is a two day CPD course designed for learners of holistic massage who wish to progress to competent practice of deep tissue massage. Learners will gain the necessary practical and theoretical skills needed to provide a safe and effective massage treatment using deep tissue techniques to professional standards.

What will we cover?

- Introduction to Deep Tissue Techniques
- Introduction to palpation and trigger points
- Working in side position
- Use of elbows, forearms, knuckles
- Use and importance of posture.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- Demonstrate the correct use of posture
- Demonstrate deep tissue skills, including working from a side position
- Demonstrate basic palpatory skills to determine areas of tension, enabling you to focus on your routine
- Demonstrate the use basic trigger point skills.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Post Graduate/CPD. You will need to have completed a Level 3 qualification in massage (including anatomy and physiology). You will also need to have sufficient literacy, numeracy and ICT skills




ICT (Information and communication technology): Use ICT systems (Windows, Microsoft Office); Find, select and exchange information via web and email; Work with word processing.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Presentation, practical demonstration, pair work, small and large group work, practical work, and home practice.This is a practical two day course.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Please bring massage oil, two large towels, and one small towel.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

A range of other CPD courses for professional therapists is available such as Advanced massage using sports massage techniques, Pregnancy massage, Japanese Facial Rejuvenation, Onsite massage, Indian head massage, etc.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.