Massage Course for Beginners

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$299 Limited inc GST / $0 / $239.20 / $269.10
Massage Course for Beginners

<p>Join this hands-on course to learn the massage techniques to give a full body relaxation massage – with all tables, course notes and oils provided.</p><p>Whether you’re an absolute beginner (or

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$299 Limited inc GST / $0 / $239.20 / $269.10
Massage Course for Beginners

<p>Join this hands-on course to learn the massage techniques to give a full body relaxation massage – with all tables, course notes and oils provided.</p><p>Whether you’re an absolute beginner (or

...
$289 Limited inc GST / $0 / $231.20 / $260.10
Massage Course for Beginners

<p>Join this hands-on course to learn the massage techniques to give a full body relaxation massage – with all tables, course notes and oils provided.</p><p>Whether you’re an absolute beginner (or

...

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Course description

Join this hands-on course to learn the massage techniques to give a full body relaxation massage – with all tables, course notes and oils provided.

Whether you’re an absolute beginner (or already have knowledge of the basics and want to extend your skills) you will learn techniques and tips for looking after yourself while giving friends, family, partners or clients some beneficial relaxation through massage.

This course is also suitable for therapists wanting to expand their skills, knowledge and confidence as a body worker.

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.
Learning outcomes

After this 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.
Please come prepared
  • Wear comfortable, warm clothing
  • Please bring some food, a waterbottle and a keepcup (filtered water and teas are provided)
  • If you have any specific requirements around giving or recieving a massage during class, please let us know

Please bring:

  • a sarong or single flat sheet
  • 2 large towels, and 1 small towel
  • a note pad and pen (or tablet device) to take notes.
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 education 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”.

Avoid disappointment. Enrol early.

Please ensure that you have given a valid email and mobile number as all course changes will be communicated via sms or email.

If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join Waitlist

Course testimonials:

  • Joan said: Jade was a wonderful, knowledgeable and kind teacher. Learnt so much in every class, looking forward to practicing more on what I learnt on my partner and friends. Definitely highly recommend this class to anyone looking to upskill their self taught massage skills.

  • Alister said: This is a fantastic course and has taken me from knowing nothing to understanding the basics from which I can improve with practice. Our teacher Jade was really enthusiastic and the instruction was first rate. It was also really fun to meet the other students and practice what we had learnt on each other in a pleasant and relaxed environment.

  • Elena said: Jade is a wonderful presenter and an experienced practitioner; loved her holistic approach, the pace of the course, the way she presents theory and demonstrates practical skills. I would recommend to include videos with take home reference materials.

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