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Breath in, close your eyes, and relax! Learn to give a full-body relaxation massage with our massage classes in Sydney.

Everyone needs to relax, so learn massage and have fun with this massage course in Sydney. Whether you’re an absolute beginner or already have knowledge of the basics and want to extend your skills, this course will teach you will basic massage techniques and tips. Whether you want to learn massage for looking after yourself, or for giving friends, family, partners, or clients relaxing massages, this is the course for you! You will take home beneficial relaxation techniques through massage that you can use time and time again. Join this short massage course to learn fundamental massage skills and techniques that will have you giving massages with confidence!

Learning outcomes

After this massage course, you will have learned:

  • the fundamentals of healing and intuitive touch through massage in a fun, friendly and non-competitive environment
  • how to complete a full body massage with confidence
  • how to use intuition and a variety of massage techniques for relaxation and therapeutic purposes
  • how massage can be used to treat ailments, tensions, and discomforts by getting in touch with the energy through breath and body

Ideal for

This massage course is ideal for:

  • Beginners to massage
  • Therapists wanting to expand their skills, knowledge, and confidence as a bodyworker

Course content

  • History of massage and touch for healing
  • Simple overview of anatomy and physiology
  • The effects and benefits of massage therapy and contraindications
  • Correct posture, preparation for massage and safe practice
  • Creating the right environment, preparing and tailoring a session to the client’s needs
  • Exploring a variety of techniques and styles of massage and performing stretches on the table
  • How to complete a full body massage (legs, back, neck, head, chest, arms)
  • How to give and receive massage as an exchange
  • Enjoy a soothing massage given by another student

Please come prepared

  • Wear comfortable, warm clothing
  • Please bring some food, a water bottle, and a KeepCup (filtered water and teas are provided)
  • If you have any specific requirements around giving or receiving a massage during class, please let us know

Please bring:

  • a sarong or single flat sheet
  • 2 large towels and a small towel
  • a note pad and pen (or tablet device) to take notes

Venue and getting there

Rozelle Campus, corner of Gordon St & Victoria Rd, Rozelle (in the grounds of St. Joseph’s Church). If driving, no entry into Gordon Street from Victoria Road. Last block on your right before Victoria Road. Pedestrian access is opposite Prince Street.

Other information

  • Please arrive 10 minutes early to the first session and report to the College reception office
  • All oils will be provided
  • Students will receive a “starter kit” at the beginning of the course, and a certificate of attendance on completion of the course

Please note: Sydney Community College is an educational organisation dedicated to the provision of quality adult education. Classes are intended to develop skills and knowledge. Classes are not intended as individual therapeutic solutions. In health-related matters, guidance from a suitably qualified health professional is recommended.

WARNING: Oils will be used. Rice bran oil will be used in class. Almond oil is included in the “starter kit”.

15% Earlybird Discount available on 2021 classes for this course.

Simply enrol before 31 December 2020 using the discount code EARLYBIRD21 at the payments page. (Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other concessions or discounts.)

Classes

Massage Course for Beginners

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$299 Limited inc GST / $239.20 / $269.10
Massage Course for Beginners

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$299 Limited inc GST / $239.20 / $269.10

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Course testimonials:

  • said: Excellent dedicated tutor amazingly knowledgeable and supportive. The course did everything it said it would and more.

  • said: Jade is awesome

  • said: "5 stars"

  • said: This course offered the perfect balance of practical and theory. Jade, our tutor, was very knowledgeable, was able to answer all our questions and provided engaging learning activities to help us understand the “why” as well as the “how”. Such a good course, I hope the college can arrange a follow up course for us.

  • said: Loved it. Great course. I would love it if there was another course to move onto. The next step. I think everyone in the class would sign up. Jade is just brilliant. Can't get enough, want some more.