Baby Massage

Teaching Certificate In Baby Massage

Baby Massage

Massaging a Baby is known to promote a loving positive experience, not only of baby but it is mutually rewarding for the carer as it helps to create a bond between them, swell as helping with minor ailments.

The benefits physically and emotionally have been proven overtime, touch stimulates the release of neurohormones which promote health and a healthier immune system.


This course is run over one day made up of theory and practical skills enabling you to learn baby massage and have the confidence to demonstrate it to parents and carers to perform on their own babies safely and effectively.


You will be required to bring a doll approx 18" with a soft body to practice on.


Classes are kept to a maximum of 8 ensuring lots of individual attention.


Certificates are given once you have completed your workbook and practical assessments  to a competent standard.

 

Course Details


Entry Requirements: None


Cost: Deeside £185  


Payments:

  You can now pay for this course directly online by Paypal or Card payment via our Book a

  Course page. Alternatively a deposit of £50 can reserve your place,the balance is then due 14

  days before the course starts, please contact Melanie on 07511861457 if you wish to reservce a

  place.


Appearance:

If you have a professional tunic we would like you to wear it, if you don't then you can wear loose trousers, a plain black tshirt with a tabard over the top if you have one and flat comfortable shoes covering the toes.

Your hair if long should be neatly tied back and your nails should be short and free of nail varnish.


Please bring any course booklets that we have sent you and you may also like to bring a pen and notebook.

What you will learn:


  • Health Safety & Hygiene - Learn how to perform the treatment in a healthy safe environment


  • History of Baby Massage - Where it came from and studies performed


  • Importance of Bonding - Including adoption, premature and special need babies


  • Consultation Skills - The importance of contra-indications, when not to massage.


  • Benefits of Massage - to baby and carer.


  • Baby Cues - When and whens not a good time to massage


  • Massage Movements - areas to treat and how to treat them


  • Products and equipment required  - Learn about the equipment and products needed


  • Common Childhood Ailments - Which movements will help


  • Aftercare & Homecare Advice - Teach your  students how to continue with baby massage at home safely and effectively

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