Thai Foot Massage
Course Facilitator: Christine Stilgoe
This course is designed for the already qualified therapist wishing to update their continual professional development.
Thai Foot Massage is a massage of the lower legs and feet that originated in Thailand about 2000 years ago. It has become an integral part of traditional Thai massage and has elements of Shiatsu, Reflexology, Chinese massage and Yoga incorporated into the massage itself. Thai Foot Massage involves hands on stretching and massage, along with the use of a stick to stimulate the reflex points. The massage also works along the Sen lines of the feet & lower legs to balance & harmonise the flow of energy around the body It is still taught by Buddhist monks in the temples of Thailand
Upon successful completion of this course, graduates will be able to seek work in private practice, sports clubs, health spas, GP Practices & specialist clinics such as osteopathic & physiotherapy.
There is a pre-requisite requirement of body massage or reflexology
Areas of study:
- History of Thai Foot Massage
- Insight to Thai Sen Lines
- Benefits & effects
- Contra actions
- After care
- Practical Thai Foot Massage Techniques
All students to wear professional salon work wear for class attendance & assessments.
Course Duration & Class Times:
This intensive course is delivered over 1 full day
9.30am – 5.00 pm
See current timetables for details
The complete cost of the course is £130
This includes full private tuition, certification fees & all working materials for use whilst at Healing Hands, School of Natural Therapies.
A non-refundable deposit of £100 is required to secure your place.
Course Certification & Insurance:
Successful Candidates will also receive the Healing Hands, School of Natural Therapies Diploma in Thai Foot massage