Thai Foot Massage is a traditional technique and is a unique massage of the lower legs and feet. It originated in Thailand over 2000 years ago. It produces a deep and unique feeling of balance, relaxation and well being & involves hands on stretching, massage, use of a stick to stimulate reflex points and follows the Thai energy lines (SEN).
Prerequisite / Entry Level:
A massage qualification
Course format :
Online learning (incl pre course reading, a video demonstration of the routine & audio presentation) + case studies. + live video lesson/assessment option (to gain accredited qualification from ABT Insurance)
Training material is accessed through our online portal
Training materials: This includes - downloadable course modules in pdf format, video demonstration of the routine, an audio / video presentation just like being taught in a classroom, Printable notes, and access to a comments section to ask questions to the tutor)
Live video assessment: If you opt for the live video assessment, you will have the opportunity, once you have studied the modules, to a video call lesson with your tutor to discuss any questions and run through any practical demonstrations of the routine. You will then schedule your live video assessment, to complete your course.
No attendance required. This course is completed via online learning, with live video assessment option.
* Health & safety for therapists online course - FREE
* Listening skills for therapists online course - FREE
* Thai foot massage
Duration:This course is carried out as a home study course and can be started at anytime. This course is approx. 40 hours study (this does vary from student to student.)
You are required to complete 3 treatments as case studies.
Online assessment = You are required to carry out a treatment on a model, to include consultation and aftercare. (Applicable if you book the live video assessment option)
Case studies = Yes, you will be required to work on models for your case studies.
* ABT - Associated Beauty Therapists ( If live video assessment is booked)
* IICT - International Institute for Complementary Therapists
* IPHM - International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine
An accredited certificate emailed to you on successful completion of the course.
Self-Employed complementary therapist or massage therapist working from home, salon, mobile.
You will need to purchase your own products, equipment (ie Treatment Couch & thai stick) and massage mediums in order to carry out your case studies. We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied here: https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/student-resources-free
Thai Foot Massage Practitioner Diploma
Please check your insurance companies requirements before enrolling on this course? (It is the students responsibility to check coverage with their insurers BEFORE enrolling on this course)
Here are some insurance companies, some with introductory discounts - https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/accreditation
Sadly, due to insurance, we are unable to accept any learners residing in USA or Canada at this time.
If you prefer to pay by bank transfer, PayPal or PayPal credit, here are the details
Please note, if you choose either of these methods, your booking will be processed manually, and can take up to 24 hours to receive access to your training pack.
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Karen has more than 19 years experience in the industry, she is the founder of Holistic Therapies Training, which was launched in 2007. Karen is a course writer and author of 'The Essential Oils Guide'. Writing is her passion and she has a wealth of knowledge in beauty, massage and complementary therapies.
PreviewModule 1 - Introduction
StartModule 2 - Treatment preparation
StartModule 3 - Contra-indications, Aftercare & Contra-actions
StartModule 4 - Massage
StartModule 5 - Evaluating & Completing a treatment
StartModule 6 - About Thai foot massage
StartModule 7 - Test
StartModule 8 - The Routine - Visuals & video demonstration (27:12)
StartModule 9 - Live video assessment (If booked)
StartModule 10 - Powerpoint presentation video lessons (16:42)
StartModule 11 - Case studies