Pregnancy can be an exciting time in any women’s life! While a woman is pregnant her body undergoes numerous changes physically, mentally and emotionally. Massage is a wonderful way to help alleviate many of these discomforts, as well as promoting a sense of wellbeing.
Pregnancy massage has been found to help reduce stress, soothe nerves, ease mood swings and help with aches and pains and postural changes. Lymphatic drainage can help reduce swelling in the arms and legs.
Pregnancy massage is a wonderful answer to some of the unique challenges of pregnancy!
During this course you will learn safe and effective pregnancy massage techniques allowing you to work confidently when massaging a pregnant woman. You will gain a deeper understanding of pregnancy, holistic pre-natal care and how to safely adapt you pregnancy massage techniques.
You will be taught specific positioning and massage techniques, as well as, contra-indications and precautions for each trimester. You will also learn beneficial strokes to aid specific common problems during pregnancy.
You will be learn two full sequences of pregnancy massage so that your client can get the maximum benefit of the massage.
This is mainly a practical course and there will be a maximum of only 10 students on the Course.
This Course certifies for 7 hours of group learning.
Position a pregnant woman safely and comfortably to receive a massage.
Understand the different stages of pregnancy and how they affect the body physically, mentally and emotionally.
Adapt positioning and massage techniques throughout the pregnancy to suit your client’s needs.
Perform a full Pregnancy Massage side lying and seated.
You must be a qualified Massage therapist, Aromatherapist or Manual therapist (Level 3 or above) to attend this Course.
Results and Feedback:
Good quality and the teacher is great: January 2020
This is my 4th course already and I find all courses fulfilling and I got lots of info: June 2019
Friendly environment and good teachers: June 2019
Relaxed and approachable teachers. I didn't feel hesitant to ask for help: June 2019
The tutor is friendly and knowledgeable: June 2019
It is very informative. The tutors are so helpful and knowledgeable: June 2019
It was amazing. Very impressive and interactive session. Excellent teaching resources and supportive teachers: June 2019
I like David's techniques and teaching: June 2019
I like the tutors' approach to teaching. I enjoy the support and great attitude: June 2019
I learned so many things from this course and I know others should take this course too. It's addictive!: June 2019
Upcoming Pregnancy Massage Dates, Venues and Fees:
- Thurs 25 November 2021
CPD PM 25 11 2021
Tube: Hanger Lane, Alperton
Satnav: HA0 1HD (Free Parking)
Classes start at 9:30am and finish at 5.30pm.
One payment discounted course fees:
Fees for Post Graduate Association members:
All fees include VAT at the current rate of 20%