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Massage and Movement South Birmingham
Massage and Movement South Birmingham

Massage Training Courses

At Massage and Movement we provide a number of natural therapy realted traiing courses in conjuction with the Meridian Professional Training in Massage and Natural Therapies. If you wish, you can securely book your courses here, or if you prefer you can visit the Meridian website directly.





 
Introduction and Refresher for Working with Bamboo Sticks CPD - Evening
Date : Friday, 20th July 2018
Duration : 3 hours - Evening 5.30 - 8.30
Tutor : Ros Cope
Description
Evening Introduction and taster workshop open to qualified massage and bodywork therapists with a qualification in Massage, Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology to a minimum of level 3. I deal for anyone wondering about adding bamboo massage to their existing skill set. We will learn how to use bamboo and ways it can be integrated it into your existing massage treatments. Delivered by a visiting tutor, equipment needed on the day to learn this new skill will be provided. You will also be able to purchase as set of bamboo sticks for £75.
Cost
£ 15.00
Venue : Shirley Community Centre, 274 Stratford Road, Shirley, B90 3AD
 

 
Hot Stone Therapy - FHT Accredited
Date : Saturday, 21st July 2018
Duration : 3 days - 10.00am - 5.30pm
Tutor : Ros Cope
Description
If you would like to add a new treatment to offer your clients and attract new clients then this course is for you. Working with deep tissue massage, the stones can make this less stressful on your hands. Stone massage can also be used to enhance massage targeting relaxation and also in conjunction with remedial massage techniques.
Equipment will be available for you to use during the training weekend, although you will be expected to source your own for massage practice. While there is no theory exam, you are expected to carry out case studies and there will be a final practical exam.
Cost
£ 285.00
Deposit £ 150.00
Venue : Shirley Community Centre, 274 Stratford Road, Shirley, B90 3AD
 

 
Introduction to Kinesio, EAB and ZO Taping Techniques
Date : Saturday, 11th August 2018
Duration : 2 Day Weekday Workshop
Tutor : Earle Abrahamsome - visiting tutor
Description
This weekend CPD is suitable for qualified Massage and Bodywork therapists that would like to learn appropriate use and application of 3 key taping methods.



With K - tape we will explore preparation of skin for application, understanding stretch and principles of kinesiology. We will then explore practical application for; Foot and ankle - Achilles tendinopathies, plantar fasciitis, ankle sprains. Leg - shin splints and compartment disorders. Knee and Thigh including ITB. Lower Back. Upper Back/neck. Shoulders. Tennis and Golf forearm. Wrist and Hand. Taping for Oedema



Day 2: Introduction to athletic taping working with elastic adhesive bandage and zinc oxide tape. We will look at; Understanding the different tape applications. Preparing the tape application and follow with practical techniques for peripheral joints including; Ankle and Foot, Knee, Hip, Shoulder, Elbow, Hand and wrist.



Please note places are limited and deposit is none refundable.
Cost
£ 160.00
Deposit £ 60.00
Venue : Shirley Community Centre, 274 Stratford Road, Shirley, B90 3AD
 

 
On- Site- Massage
Date : Monday, 3rd September 2018
Duration : 2 Day Weekday Workshop
Tutor : Ros Cope
Description
To Follow
Cost
£ 140.00
Deposit £ 40.00
Venue : Meridian School, Shirley Centre, 274 Stratford Rd, Shirley,Birmingham. B90 3AD
 

 
First Aid Training
Date : Friday, 12th October 2018
Duration : One Day
Tutor : Anne Foley - Tranter Training Solutions
Description
One day training of First Aid which covers basic life support, choking, bleeds, fractures, burns etc. Training is a combination of theory and practical activities delivered in a friendly and professional way. Once you have completed this training, you will feel confident is offering basic support to family, friends, colleagues and clients if the need arises.
Cost
£ 60.00
Venue : Meridian School, Shirley Centre, 274 Stratford Rd, Shirley,Birmingham. B90 3AD
 

 
Myofascial Release – Part 1
Date : Saturday, 20th October 2018
Duration : Two Days
Tutor : Ruth Duncan
Description
This is a 2 day part 1 myofascial workshop presented by Ruth Duncan at Meridian School of Massage and Bodywork, Solihull Birmingham.
Pre-requisite, core education training qualification in a bodywork therapy including anatomy and physiology.
The participant will:

  • examine the development of fascia, its structural function and dysfunction and the examine the development of fascia, its structural function and dysfunction and the physiological effects of a variety of fascial release techniques physiological effects of a variety of fascial release techniques
  • learn observation and palpatory diagnostic skills
  • learn various fascial release application and specific techniques for the shoulders, neck, and learn various fascial release application and specific techniques for the shoulders, neck, extremities extremities
  • learn the fundamental fascial cross hand release, transverse planes, arm/leg pulls and active and passive soft tissue techniques
  • explore fascial rehabilitation and self care approaches.


BOOKING DETAILS
To book this course and for more information, click this link
Cost
£ 295.00
Deposit £ 0.00
Venue : Meridian School of Massage and Bodywork, Shirley Centre, Birmingham, B90 3AD
 
 
Myofascial Release – Part 2
Date : Monday, 22nd October 2018
Duration : Two Days
Tutor : Ruth Duncan
Description
This is a 2 day part two workshop presented by Ruth Duncan at Merididan School of Massage and Bodywork Solihull, Birmingham.
Pre-requisite iMFT Part 1.
The participant will:

  • learn valuable assessment approaches for pelvic obliquity and leg length discrepancy
  • Learn soft tissue and myofascial pelvic balancing techniques to restore pelvic symmetry
  • learn myofascial release techniques to restore and maintain balance in the craniosacral system
  • learn valuable soft tissue and myofascial techniques for the erector spinae group, lower limb, neck and shoulders
  • learn the integration of specific muscle energy techniques with myofascial release techniques for the pelvic area
  • learn the importance of compression and decompression fascial release techniques


Each workshop is £295 but there is a special deal for purchasing 3 workshops, the 3rd workshop could be either the part 3 or the axial skeleton or myofascial unwinding or myofascial assessment and integration at any other venue, or later on in Birmingham if we get dates for 2019.

BOOKING DETAILS
To book this course and for more information, click this link
Cost
£ 295.00
Deposit £ 0.00
Venue : Meridian School of Massage and Bodywork, Shirley Centre, Birmingham, B90 3AD
 
 
Introduction to Indian Head Massage
Date : Saturday, 19th January 2019
Duration : 2 Day Weekday Workshop 10.00 am - 5.00pm
Tutor : Julie Linton
Description
If you would like to learn to share the experience of Indian Head Massage with family and friends, then this course is for you. We will look at working with this traditional form of massage for neck, head and face and include additions to work upper back and arms. No previous experience is needed to enjoy this fun and relaxing weekend.
Cost
£ 110.00
Deposit £ 40.00
Venue : Shirley Community Centre, 274 Stratford Road, Shirley, B90 3AD
 

 
Indian Head Massage Certificate - level 3 FHT Accredited
Date : Saturday, 19th January 2019
Duration : 4 days in total 2 + 1 + 1 10am - 5.30pm
Tutor : Julie Linton
Description
This level 3 certificate course is for those already holding a qualification in massage and AP&P to level 3. Accredited by the Federation of Holistic Therapists, this four day course will see you qualify to deliver Indian Head Massage and add to your CPD. For full course details visit http://jlmeridian.co.uk/indian_head_massage_level3_course_birmingham.php
Cost
£ 295.00
Deposit £ 100.00
Venue : Shirley Community Centre, 274 Stratford Road, Shirley, B90 3AD
 

 
Event Massage - Pre, Inter and Post Event Massage Therapy
Date : Tuesday, 19th March 2019
Duration : One Day 10.00 am - 5.30 pm
Tutor : Julie Linton, Joce Turner
Description
This work shop is ideal for qualified therapists that would like to further develop their skills, delivering massage at sporting events. We will look at; personal preparations and organisation prior to attending events, Health and Safety while on site, theory behind pre, inter and post event massage, delivery of pre, inter and post event massage, consideration of contraindications and safe practice.
Cost
£ 85.00
Venue : Meridian, Shirley Centre, 275 Stratford Road, Shirley, Solihull. B90 3AD
 

 
Massage Refresher I CPD 6 points - Weekend Workshop
Date : To be arranged
Duration : 2 day weekend workshop
Tutor : Julie Linton
Description
Massage Refresher I ( Birmingham)
A course for Massage therapists who would like to refresh their skills, improve their body use and explore a holistic approach. Great for therapists who've been out of practice for a while. This course is also suitable for those who have attended our Introduction to Massage Workshop.
On this course, we:
- explore and develop massage techniques
- review and enhance personal body use
- develop understanding communication with touch
- revisit and refresh anatomy and physiology
- review working with subtle energies
-If you are a qualified practitioner who would like to revisit massage practice and improve your body use in a supportive and informal workshop (counts towards CPD), then this could be for you.
Cost
£ 140.00
Venue : Meridian School, Shirley Centre, 274 Stratford Rd, Shirley,Birmingham. B90 3AD
 

There will be more training courses listed soon, so please visit this page regularly. 

 

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