Cost: £490 (including deposit of £100)
- Course TJN16. Jun Sat 16th + Jul Sat 28th, Sun 29th + Aug Sat 11th
- Course TO6. Oct Sat 6th + Nov Sat 17th, Sun 18th + Dec Sat 15th
Warming up and stretching exercises
Understanding body conditions, history, contraindications and aims of Thai Massage
Pressing and stretching using the thumbs, elbows, palms, feet and knees
Correct use of body-weight and position of the practitioner’s body
Addressing individual needs of clients
Client lying on their back
Client lying on their stomach
Feet: pressure points and stretching ankles
Legs: pressing, stretching and manipulating techniques
Abdomen, chest, arms, palms, shoulders, neck and head
Back sides of the legs, energy lines and deep stretching of the back,
The hip and energy line of the back in the side position
Pressure points and energy line of the shoulders.
Kerry Wallace, Spiros Giannatos
Attendance at our Thai workshop is required.
Continuous assessment by means of written homework, assignments and home practice. Home study and practice is over a minimum period of three months following the school attendance days. A final assessment date is arranged after the home study period. A fee of £95.00 is payable for the VTCT assessment and verification.
Level 3 Diploma in Thai Massage.
Thai massage is a very physical treatment. If you are not comfortable kneeling and working on the floor this course may not be suitable for you. Furthermore, it is not suitable for pregnant women or for those with joint problems.
Course times are from 10.30 am to 4.30 pm depending on the group size.
The venue is at the Manchester School of Massage in South Manchester.
The group size is usually kept at eight or below for more individual attention.