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Baby Massage Instructor Training

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Hitchin Youth Trust Ltd

111 Walsworth Road

Hitchin

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Baby Massage Instructor Training £495

The course runs over 3 full days and is held at Hitchin Youth Trust in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, which is a short 5 minute walk from the train station and Hitchin town.

The next course is running on the following dates

Saturday 24th February 2018
Saturday 3rd March 2018
Saturday 17th March 2018

This Baby Massage Instructor Course enables you to teach baby massage to groups of parents, or one to one.

The course is a mixture of theory and practical work with written questions to be completed as home study.

On the course you will study the following
1. The history of baby massage
2. The importance of touch
3. The benefits of massage for baby
4. The benefits of massage for parent
5. Baby anatomy and physiology
6. Consultation and contra-indications
7. Best times to massage a baby
8. Positive and negative cues
9. The ideal environment for baby massage
10. Preparing the parent for baby massage
11. Suitable massage mediums
12. The correct pressure
13. Full massage routine
14. Aftercare and contra-actions
15. How to adapt massage for babies of different ages
16. Qualities needed to be a good instructor
17. Preparation for classes
18. Considerations for group and individual instruction
19. Evaluation

The course also includes

-Week by week lesson plans

-Profession handouts for your parents so they can practise at home.

-1 litre bottle of Pure Organic Cold Pressed Sunflower Oil to get you started for classes

-Advice via email or phone to help support you in those early days.

The course is verified by IPTI - Independent Professional Therapists International

Course are taught by Gemma Day who currently teaches baby massage, yoga and reflexology classes in North Hertfordshire. Gemma has also lectured for 7 years in Further Education and has been qualified in Holistic and Beauty Therapies for 18 years.

There are no entry requirements but having one of the following would be an advantage

-Having a passion to work with and teach new parents
-Working as a healthcare professional - health visitor, midwife, nurse etc.
-Holding a recognised qualification in Body Massage and A+P
-Working for a children’s centre

The course is £495 to attend. A £150 deposit is required on booking.

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