MASSAGE SHORT COURSES

INTRODUCTION TO BACK MASSAGE

This course teaches the history of massage and the five classical massage movements and enables the student to perform a back massage.


INTRODUCTION TO BODY MASSAGE

This course teaches the history of massage and the five classical massage movements and enables the student to perform a body massage.
*Prerequisite: Introduction to back massage.


BABY MASSAGE

Simple and effective training in massages for babies with the following benefits: relaxing the baby, improving blood flow and the bond between baby and parent.


HOT STONE MASSAGE

Specially selected heated stones are used to massage the body, providing a nurturing and enhanced therapeutic effect.
*Prerequisite: Learner requires a background in anatomy or basic massage techniques before enrolling.


AFRICAN RUNGU MASSAGE

The Rungu is a wooden throwing club that is carved out of natural eucalyptus wood, used by the Massai African Tribe. The therapist uses this club to perform a deeply relaxing, yet stimulating full body massage.
*Prerequisite: Learner requires a background in anatomy or basic massage techniques before enrolling.


EAR CANDLING TREATMENT

An ancient healing technique that is helpful for a variety of ailments, e.g. sinusitis, tinnitus and mild ear infections. Ear candling is non-toxic, non-invasive and safe. It is suitable for all ages. A special candle that is about 22cm long is inserted into the ear and burns while the head is massaged with small petrissage movements.


CALABASH MASSAGE

A full body massage utilising different types of calabashes to provide an interesting and relaxing experience.
*Prerequisite: Learner requires a background in anatomy or basic massage techniques before enrolling.


BAMBOO MASSAGE

During the bamboo massage different bamboo stalks are used to induce wellbeing and relaxation whilst providing therapeutic benefits.
*Prerequisite: Learner requires a background in anatomy or basic massage techniques before enrolling.

HEAD MASSAGE

The head, neck and face are massaged with the purpose of manipulating energy channels. It soothes away stress and tension, leaving the client refreshed, relaxed and with a renewed clarity of mind.