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Baby Massage Instructor One-Day Practitioner Diploma Course

Date: - Most Mondays or Sundays - email to book a date

Area: Shirley Croydon CR0 8HU

Cost: £150 (Please only pay £90 deposit, final balance of £60 no later than 14 days before course) Private lesson available £150 - Doll required

Phone: 01643 703964

Email: massagecourses@hotmail.co.uk

Entry requirements: Body massage, Reflexology or Aromatherapy qualification

We are a recognised and accredited College and training school by CMA, IICT, ABT. Our Diploma courses enable you to practice professionally and gain membership and insurance. Your will receive a Natural Therapy Studio Diploma - accredited with the CMA, IICT & ABT. You can also get insurance though Westminster Indemnity, BGI Insurance, Professional Beauty Direct, BGI Insurance, Towergate & Balens

Please book early to avoid disappointment - a maximum of 6 students can be booked onto each course, to ensure that you get the optimum learning experience, and individual attention. (Minimum of 2 students per course is required)

This course is designed to train students to a professionally competent level in order to be able to provide instruction to parents & carer. You will learn the practical application of a treatment.

Course Details: Learn how to give a baby massage, learn techniques on how to pass this on to carers, mothers etc.. run your own baby massage classes.
• Contra-indications
• Massage Techniques
• After Care
• Teaching techniques
• Setting up your courses

Benefits of Baby Massage:

Bonding between parent & baby
Help with constipation & Colic
Helps aid a restful sleep
Helps strengthen baby’s respiratory, circulatory, nervous and immune system.
The course will cover:
Health & Safety
Benefits
Contraindications
Massage Sequence
After Care
Delivering baby massage instruction

The benefits of infant massage for your child
• Smoothes transition from womb to the world
• Develops baby's first language: touch
• Teaches positive loving touch
• Develops a feeling of being loved, respected and secure
• Develops body, mind, awareness and coordination
• Can help to reduce the discomfort of colic, wind and constipation
• Helps to regulate and strengthen baby's digestive and respiratory systems and stimulate circulatory and nervous systems
• Promotes relaxation
• Can help to reduce 'fussiness' and improve quality of sleep
• Improves skin condition

The benefits of infant massage for parents
• Helps parent to understand baby's non-verbal communication
• Enhances parent's confidence and competence in dealing with baby
• Can help with postnatal depression
• Both parents and baby relax together
• Promotes lactation in breastfeeding mums (through stimulation of hormones)
• Promotes nurturing instinct (through stimulation of hormone oxytocin) 

Home study - 1 day Pre-course reading and questions are required to be completed before the training day. (emailed to you) This allows for an intensive one day practical study of the routine.

Course Benefits:

  • Fully Accredited Diploma level, enabling you to practice professionally. 
  • Courses are fully recognised and insurable.   
  • Home Study Pack - A detailed Course training workbook emailed to you before course, providing plenty of scope for both pre and post course study.       
  • Practical demonstrations and teaching of the treatment broken down into easy to learn sections.
  • You will give a full treatment on a doll on the practical training day.
  • Small class sizes - maximum of 4
  • Experienced tutors who are passionate about what they do
  • Fun, friendly & informal
  • Included is your Diploma, comprehensive course notes, insurance details, Health & Safety and tea & coffee during the break (please bring your own lunch)
  • We provide the couches, chairs, cushions, towels and oils required. 

Do I need to bring anything?

- The Training Manual
- A packed lunch
- A bottle of water
- Socks of slippers for comfort
- Hair band for long hair
- Bring a soft body Doll

Please read Terms & Conditions before making a booking