15 Days CIBTAC Certificate in Body (Swedish) Massage + CIBTAC Endorsed Postnatal Massage

Add a complimentary Baby Massage

Price: $2500.00

Upgrade to receive a CIBTAC qualification 

Schedule: Monday to Friday, 9.00 AM – 4.00 PM

Start date:  March 18th, 2024 | Exam date April 2024

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Pre- requisite for all Bali BISA CIBTAC Endorsed Programs: CIBTAC Certificate in Body Massage

Price Includes:

  • Monitor & Maintain Health & Safety in the Spa/Salon
  • Provide Body Massage (Swedish)
  • Anatomy & Physiology Home study
  • Postnatal Massage
  • Training Manuals
  • 60 minutes Postnatal Massage Training Video.
  • 60 minutes Swedish Massage Training Video.
  • Clients for your practical sessions.
  • CIBTAC Endorsed Certificate for Postnatal Massage.
  • CIBTAC Certificate for Certificate in Swedish Massage.

Who is this course for?

Given that no previous experience is necessary, this program is suitable for beginners who are interested in learning and mastering these massage techniques and gaining a foundational understanding of anatomy and physiology. If your goal is to pursue a career in Massage Therapy or simply want to acquire new skills for personal enrichment and well-being. This is a great starting point for you.

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Read more about Postnatal Massage, Swedish Massage, and Anatomy & Physiology
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Postnatal Massage also known as prenatal massage, is a specialized form of massage therapy designed to address the unique needs and concerns of pregnant individuals. It provides relaxation, reduces stress, and alleviates some of the physical discomforts associated with pregnancy. However, it’s essential to note that pregnant individuals should consult with their healthcare provider before undergoing any massage therapy.

Here are key aspects of pregnancy massage:

Techniques:

  • Positioning: Pregnant individuals typically receive massages while lying on their side or using a specialized pregnancy massage table with a cutout for the belly. This helps ensure comfort and safety.
  • Modifications: Massage therapists adapt their techniques to accommodate the changing anatomy and specific needs of pregnant clients. This may involve avoiding certain pressure points and using gentler strokes.
  • Supportive Pillows: Pillows and bolsters are often used to provide support and enhance comfort during the massage. Pregnancy massage may specifically target areas prone to discomfort during pregnancy, such as the lower back, hips, and legs.

Benefits:

  • Stress Reduction: Pregnancy massage can help reduce stress and promote relaxation, benefiting both the physical and emotional well-being of the pregnant person.
  • Alleviation of Muscle Tension: The massage can address muscle tension and discomfort, especially in areas like the lower back and hips.
  • Improved Circulation: Gentle massage strokes can enhance blood and lymphatic circulation, which may help reduce swelling, a common concern during pregnancy.
  • Pain Relief: Pregnancy massage may provide relief from common pregnancy-related discomforts, such as sciatic pain and headaches.
  • Emotional Support: The nurturing and soothing nature of the massage can contribute to emotional well-being, helping to reduce anxiety and improve mood.
  • Safety Considerations:  Consultation with Healthcare Provider

Swedish Massage: is one of the most well-known and widely practiced forms of massage therapy. It was developed in the 19th century by a Swedish physiologist named Per Henrik Ling. The primary goal of Swedish Massage is to relax the entire body by applying pressure to muscles and joints through a series of long, gliding strokes, kneading, and friction techniques.

Key components of Swedish Massage include:

  • Effleurage: Long, sweeping strokes that help warm up the muscles and promote relaxation.
  • Petrissage: Kneading and squeezing of the muscles, which helps in releasing tension and improving circulation.
  • Friction: Circular or cross-fiber rubbing to create heat and increase blood flow to specific areas.
  • Tapotement: Rhythmic tapping, chopping, or pounding motions, often used to stimulate and invigorate the muscles.
  • Vibration or Shaking: Trembling movements that aim to loosen and relax muscles.

Swedish Massage is not only used for stress relief and relaxation but also for addressing specific muscle issues and promoting overall well-being. It’s a versatile form of massage that can be adjusted to suit various needs and preferences, making it a popular choice in spas, wellness centers, and therapeutic settings.

Anatomy and Physiology: Understanding the human body’s structure (anatomy) and how its parts function (physiology) is crucial for anyone involved in massage therapy. This knowledge helps in providing safe and effective massages.

Anatomy and Physiology in Massage Therapy: are foundational sciences that play a crucial role in the field of massage therapy. Here’s why they are essential:

Understanding the Body’s Structure (Anatomy):

  • Musculoskeletal System: Knowledge of muscles, bones, joints, and connective tissues is vital. Massage therapists need to know the location and function of different muscles to target specific areas effectively.
  • Nervous System: Understanding how nerves are distributed throughout the body helps therapists be mindful of sensitive areas and nerves during massage, ensuring safety and avoiding discomfort for the client.
  • Circulatory System: Knowledge of blood vessels and how blood circulates is essential for understanding the impact of massage on circulation and overall cardiovascular health.

Understanding How Body Parts Function (Physiology):

  • Muscle Function: Understanding how muscles contract, relax, and work together is crucial for providing effective massages and addressing muscle-related issues.
  • Nervous System Function: Knowing how the nervous system operates helps in tailoring massages to promote relaxation or stimulate specific responses.
  • Circulatory System Function: Awareness of how massage affects blood flow and lymphatic drainage is essential for promoting overall well-being.

Safety and Effectiveness:

  • Preventing Injury: A solid understanding of anatomy helps massage therapists avoid causing harm or injury to clients. They can navigate around vulnerable areas and adjust techniques based on individual anatomy.
  • Customizing Massages: Knowledge of physiology allows therapists to customize massages to address specific concerns or conditions, such as muscle tension, joint issues, or circulatory problems.

In summary, a strong foundation in Anatomy and Physiology is fundamental for massage therapists to provide safe, effective, and client-specific treatments. It enhances their ability to assess, plan, and execute massages that contribute to the overall health and well-being of their clients.

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