Massage Refresher Workshop

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Course description

Massage Refresher Workshop in Sydney

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

If you’ve already learned the basic principles, this full-day workshop is a great way to practice, extend and refresh 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
  • 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
  • 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

By the end of this workshop, you will have:

  • Run through a full body massage based on previous massage skills learnt in beginners course
  • Reviewed your massage techniques
  • Reviewed posture, anatomy, and basic self care practices whilst performing a treatment
  • Learned additional stretches and techniques and side lying postions.
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

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”.

This course has no current classes. Please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join Waitlist

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