The Authentic Thai Yoga Massage Course teaches an ancient technique that balances the system, releases emotional mental and physical tension, and treats specific ailments in the body.

Each module offers a certain level of competency in practice:

Module 1. Part 1, is for those who wish to practice at home

Module 1. Part 2 qualifies the student for Module 2 and gains the student a

Certificate in Professional Competency

Module 2 qualifies the student as a Thai Massage Practitioner, allowing one to practice on a professional level.

Module 2. Part 2 qualifies the participant as a Thai Massage Advanced Practitioner.  This gives the student the skill to use Thai Massage on a more advanced level of healing to treat specific ailments in the system.

MODULE 1 PART 1

Description

 Lays the foundation for Thai Massage Practice giving necessary tools to practice at home.  For those who wish to practice professionally, Module 1 part 1 and 2 must be completed.

Course Content

 

·         Full Body Thai Massage Sequence lasting 90 mins

  • Meridian Line Massage and acupressure points throughout the body.

  • Dynamic Yogic Stretches for Thai Massage

  • Morning Yoga Sessions for practitioners own well-being & body awareness.

  • Proper use of Breath, Energy Flow through breathing techniques

  • Knowledge of Pancha Koshas and Chakras

  • Proper posture and body position for effective Thai Massage- giving.

  •  Fully illustrated step-by step manual

Pre-requisite

None

Days/Hours


25.5 Hours  from 9:00 -16:30 over 3 days

Fees

Tuition:      R3000  (Early Bird Fee R2500)

Assessment

Practical , peer review, home practice

Case Studies

 No Case Studies are required If This Module is taught over 3 weeks students will have the  opportunity to practice part of the massage at home between each Course Day.

Qualification

None - Certificate of Completion Thai Massage Level 1 is given.

  MODULE 1 PART 2

Description

Successful completion qualifies the student for TTYM Module 2. Part 2 Consists  of 30 Recorded Case Studies to be completed at home in the students own time  and a successful observed practical examination

Pre-requisite

Module 1 Part 1

Days/Hours

45 Hours .(30 ninety min long case studies ) to be completed in students own time at home  plus a 2 hour observed practical .

Fees

 R450 for examination

Assessment

Records of Case Studies plus observed practical exam.

Qualification

Entry into TTYM Module 2 and Certificate of Professional Competence is given



MODULE 2 PART 1

Description

Completion of Module  2 Part 1 qualifies the Student as a Thai Massage Practitioner: 

This Module  takes the practice learnt in Part 1 deeper by developing your own intuitive technique & teaches therapeutic massage sequences that can be used to treat specific ailments in the system,

Course Content

 

·         Additional and Advanced Thai Massage Techniques and yogic stretches to add to the full body sequence

  • Potent Acupressure point sequences for specific ailments

  • Deeper understanding of Thai Massage roots to yoga

  • Introduction to Aryuveda an giving a massage according to clients Aryuveidc Constitution

  • recommending Yoga postures for your client to practice at home to aid healing

  • intro to Thai Massage for pregnancy and on older persons

  • Morning Yoga Sessions

  •  Fully illustrated step-by step manual

Pre-requisite

TTYM Module 1 Part 1 & 2

Days/Hours

25.5 Hours  from 9:00 -16:30 over 3 days

Fees

Tuition:      R3000  (Early Bird Fee R2500)

Assessment

Practical , peer review, home practice

Case Studies

 No case studies are required; if this Module is taught over 3 weeks students will  have the  opportunity to practice part of the massage at home between each course day.

Qualification

 THAI MASSAGE PRACTITIONER Certificate (recognized with the Natural Health Teaching Services – NHTS)



MODULE 2 PART 2

Description

Successful completion  of Part 2 qualifies the student  as a Thai Massage Advanced Practitioner (a NHTS Certificate) , it Consists  of 40 Recorded Case  Studies with repeated sessions for regular clients using the new technique learnt in Module 2 Part 1 case studies to be completed at home  and later  a successful observed practical examination .

Pre-requisite

Module 2 Part 1

Days/Hours

 45 Hours (30 ninety min long case studies ) to be completed in students own time at home  or at Practice plus a 2 hour observed practical .

Fees

 R450 for examination

Assessment

Records of Case Studies plus observed practical

School of Authentic Thai Yoga Massage,Muizenberg and Plumstead, Cape Town 7950