Hands-free massage: a CPD workshop
Time: 10:30 - 16:45
Location: KS - Keeley Street
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Course Code: FPT83
Duration: 3 sessions (over 3 weeks)
What is the course about?
Working hands free enables you to minimise stress to your hands when treating clients. This hands on bespoke City Lit massage routine has been devised by specialists to enable you to deliver a unique and effective treatment for your clients.
What will we cover?
• What is “No Hands’ massage
• Contraindications and cautions
• How to perform a “No Hands” treatment
• City Lit “No Hands” full body treatment.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
• Identify the benefits you client will receive from a “No Hands” massage
• Identify contraindications, cautions and modifications to support your treatment
• Self assess strategies to minimise stress to your body when treating
• Demonstrate the City Lit “No Hands” massage
• Consider appropriate home care to offer your client.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This course is designed for those who hold a level 3 or above qualification in Massage, Aromatherapy or Sports massage.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
• Class discussions and presentations
• Hands on demonstrations
• Pair and small group work
• Practical work
• Self reflection
• Flipped learning.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
Pen and paper for making notes.
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; Deep Tissue massage for Professionals; Practitioners Certificate in Japanese Facial Rejuvenation.
Oge is a body therapist and Healer. She has been a practising therapist for 16 years, treating clients with various massage therapies including holistic massage, sports and onsite massage, lymphatic drainage, Indian head massage, reflexology, and aromatherapy, in a variety of settings. She is also a Reiki Master, with particular interest in pet healing. Oge is currently tutor coordinator for the Health and Wellbeing department, as well as actively teaching and developing new courses . Her career in health began 20 years ago working within social care, specifically with children and adults with special needs After healing herself from a mystery illness, she understands how the body, mind and spirit truly work in harmony, and is passionate about bringing bodywork back to its healing roots, and improving wellbeing for everyone. Oge enjoys life
Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.