Thai Yoga Massage Course Level 1 & 2, 15-25 February, Cape Town

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Hosted by Shen Mantra

Cost: R7000

:: INTERNATIONALLY ACCREDITED ::

Join us for 10 transformational days! Study Thai Massage through the only accredited and most in-depth training program in South Africa.

Our courses are all internationally accredited and are renowned around the world for their comprehensive content, individual attention to each student, small size classes, highly experienced and professional training. 
This unique and complete system of Yoga therapy combines rhythmic massage, acupressure, gentle twisting, deep stretching and meditation. It releases tension, increases vitality and creates wholeness of mind, body and spirit in both giver and receiver.

Our courses are an opportunity to open the door and enter the journey of training in eastern therapies, to take your skills to the next level, to grow and to transform how you relate to the world. Whether you want to deepen your massage or yoga practices or become a professional therapist. 
Immerse yourself in eastern therapies study, find your path, and let us take you on a journey deep inside into eastern well-being.

 The course is suitable for:

  • Complete beginners thinking of starting a career in body work. Please contact us for more information!

  • Professional Therapists - Massage, Beauty & Spa Therapists -  already working with alternative therapies who wish to further their studies

  • Yoga teachers, Pilates Instructors, Osteopaths, Physiotherapists, dancers and sports people, who will find Thai Yoga Massage invaluable for increasing their hands-on skills. 

COURSE OVERVIEW:

This Course is at Diploma Level and is the only internationally accredited course in South Africa.

A theoretical and practical training in the art of Traditional Thai Yoga Massage where you will learn the complete traditional set of Thai Massage in the Front, Side, Back and Sitting positions as follows:

  • 134 positions, each one with diagrams, photographs and descriptions

  • Stretching, Mobilizations and Deep pressure techniques to release muscle tension and improve flexibility

  • All relevant muscle and skeletal A&P

  • A background to Chinese Medicine and SEN theory

  • Safe practice techniques

  • Myofascial trigger points for each area of technique

  • Stretching; how to work with key muscle reflexes

 

YOGA - Classes may start with a Yoga session/Meditation, followed by the Tutor practical demonstration and all day practice.

Aidan, our Cape Town Trainer, is a professional Yoga Teacher. He runs classes from the studio. Contact us if interested. All techniques are on a futon with light-weight clothing required to allow for flexible movement.

The course materials for our Thai Yoga Massage Course includes a detailed folder containing a step-by-step guide to all practical techniques and notes for all theory lectures. A bibliography for other recommended reading is discussed in the first class.


LEVEL 1 DATES:  15TH TO 19TH OF FEBRUARY 2019

COST: R 4500

SYLLABUS: Theory, SUPINE & SIDE POSITION. Includes x2 Case Studies

ACCREDITATION: Foundation Of Thai Massage 

In order to gain the full international accreditation, you will need to complete LEVEL 2, as follows.

 LEVEL 2 DATES: 22ND TO 25TH OF FEBRUARY 2019 

COST: R 2500

SYLLABUS: Theory, PRONE & SEATED  POSITION. Includes x2 Case Studies

ACCREDITATION: Internationally Accredited DIPLOMA in Thai Massage.

This includes submitting the final portfolio (x3 case studies + the Final Practical)

 

FINAL PRACTICAL (Level 1 + 2): To be discussed with the teacher during Level 2. This is ideally taken 1/2 months after the last practical session, in order to give students enough practical time and to allow submission of the case study portfolio.

 

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT! PAY THE FULL FEE BY THE 5th OF JANUARY IN ORDER TO RECEIVE E 10% OFF

To sign up, contact Zen-Desk@shenmantra.com


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About Your Host - Shen Mantra

Our courses are an opportunity to open the door and enter the journey of training in eastern therapies and to take your skills to the next level. Whether you want to deepen your massage or yoga practices or become a professional therapist, our training will take you on a journey of self-discovery, supported by an expert and caring community of teachers, mentors and fellow practitioners.

Immerse yourself in eastern therapies study, find your path, make friends for life and let us take you on a journey deep into the healing art of Thai Massage and eastern well-being.

Our courses are all internationally accredited and are renowned around the world for their comprehensive content, individual attention to each student, small sizes classes, highly experienced and professional training. You may choose to complete all our modules or take one course at a time across multiple locations – in a local studio in cosmopolitan London or Johannesburg, by the beach in Durban or Cape Town or under the Mediterranean sun in Barcelona or Ibiza.

Aidan is a professional yoga teacher, massage therapist and one of Shen Mantra's International Senior Trainers. He has been teaching Ashtanga, Vinyasa and Hatha Yoga since 2009 when he completed his teacher training with Africa Yoga. In 2011 he completed the foundation course in Intuitive massage through InSpirit Therapies, followed up with the Advanced DORN Method of spinal alignment through DORN Method South Africa.