A four-day course to give you the skills, experience and confidence to teach baby massage to parents and carers - on 2nd, 3rd, 30th November and 1st December, from 10am to 5pm each day.
There are only eight places on this focussed course. Early Bird bookings received by 1st October 2016 get a discount of £45, reducing the cost to £450. The standard fee is £495.
Book now so you can:
• Apply for professional public liability insurance that's recognised nationally
• Teach baby massage everywhere in the UK – at your place of work, at children's and family centres and nurseries, and to work as an independent practitioner
• Receive a Certificate of Qualification, validated by IPTI (Independent Professional Therapists International) and, for delegates with existing Anatomy & Physiology qualifications, approved by Embody CThA (Complementary Therapists Association)
• Get a free copy of Massage for Babies' DVD for Instructors (worth £20)
• Receive the most up to date Massage for Babies handbook, for free (worth £15)
• Benefit from free, continuing support and advice
Book a place now on the four-day course to learn How to Teach Baby Massage so you can run baby massage courses at children's and family centres, nurseries - or practice independently. Massage for Babies' courses have been independently assessed, approved and validated since 2002 and hundreds of attendees have completed them successfully, going on to teach countless parents how to massage their babies.
The four-day course will be led by:
• Sally Cranfield MIPTI (ITEC qualified), Principal tutor at Massage for Babies
There will be modules led by expert visiting lecturers:
• Brigitte Burnett (MSc (osteo) DO - registered osteopath) will talk on early neurological child development.
• Catherine Olden (RGN RSCN) will talk on anatomy and physiology of babies.
Book online through Eventbrite now or download the booking form to pay by cheque or bank transfer.
The four-day How to Teach Baby Massge Course is focussed, relaxed and enjoyable. Assessment will be based on attendance and on the submission of case studies completed in the break between the 3rd and 30th November teaching days and four more case studies within eight weeks of the course completion.
There are only eight places on the course, to ensure personal support and contact. So, book your place, before the places are filled.
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Are there entry requirements?
It can help if you have experience of working with infants and mothers but it's not crucial.
Your Certificate will be recognised by IPTI and, for delegates with existing Anatomy & Physiology qualifications, Embody CThA, which can provide the public liability insurance you'll need to practice independently.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
The course venue is close to Preston Park station, with direct services to Brighton (4 minutes), London and beyond (Thameslink & Southern) and the Coastway West line towards Littlehampton. Frequent bus services pass within a two minute walk of the venue. There is parking in Preston Park and in streets nearby.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Wear loose, comfortable clothing suitable for sitting on the floor and moving about in.
Bring a notebook and pen.
Don't bring babies - we provide them! We also have soft-bodied massage dolls.
You may like to bring your own lunch but there is a Sainsbury Local, delicatessan and pubs within close by.
Refreshments will be provided.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01273 279691.
The Course Prospectus can be downloaded here.
The postal address of the office is: 77 Chester Terrace, Brighton BN1 6GD.
The office will be closed 26 August - 1st September 2016.
Where can I stay overnight?
Brighton has a lot of accommodation in hotels, guest houses, pubs and B&Bs. We may be able to advise or you can contact Brighton Tourist Information Centre, phone 01273 290337. The venue is in the Preston Park area of Brighton.
Is my registration transferrable?
Can I pay by cheque or bank transfer?
Yes. In both cases you need to download a Booking Form here, complete it and post it to us with your cheque, or a request for bank transfer details.
What is the refund policy?
The deposit is non-refundable. The balance may be refunded if extenuating circumstances prevent attendance. It would be at our discretion and, as there are so few places available, written cancellation and explanation must be received at least 21 days before the date of the course start. If a refund is agreed, it will be returned 10 days after the course start date (sorry it can't be earlier but that's when Eventbrite releases the fees to us).
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Sally Cranfield MIPTI (ITEC qualified)
Sally is the Principal Tutor at Massage for Babies and has been running baby massage instructor courses since 2002. The certificated courses are independently assessed, validated and approved. Hundreds of health professionals, nursery nurses, independent practitioners and children's centre staff have qualified with Massage for Babies and thousands of babies and their families have benefited from the skills taught by Sally.