ITEC Level 4 Sports Massage Certificate- Thursday/Friday Attendance
Feb
22
to Mar 16

ITEC Level 4 Sports Massage Certificate- Thursday/Friday Attendance

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Level 4 further develops your understanding of fascial imbalances within the body, giving you specialized techniques of stretching tight muscle groups (Muscle Energy Techniques & Soft Tissue release) and special tests to identify joint and fascial defects. Level 4 will take your postural assessment techniques to the next level, allowing you to understand postural imbalances and develop your skills to correct these. 

Attendance Thursday and Friday throughout 1-2 months.

Attendance 9.30am-4pm

FEBRUARY 2018

February: 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th (1 weekend attendance) 

March: 1st, 2nd, 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th

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ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage - Saturday Attendance
Feb
24
to Jul 14

ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage - Saturday Attendance

This ITEC Diploma in Massage is designed to teach from complete beginner up to professional level.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be a professional massage therapist and will be able to gain insurance to practise upon the general public and gain membership of professional associations.

FEBRUARY 2018:

February: 24th

March: 10th, 24th

April: 21st

May: 5th, 19th

June: 9th, 23rd

July: 7th, 14th

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ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology- Evening Attendance
Feb
26
to Jul 17

ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology- Evening Attendance

Discovering the reflex zones and areas of the feet and hands and how, by specific manipulation of these areas, outstanding results can be obtained. An age old therapeutic technique that many clients can benefit from and it is one of the few practices that can be offered safely as relief to cancer patients. This course would benefit any therapist wanting to expand their skill base, operate their own clinic, or gain employment in the leisure or care industries.

The course is run over twenty evenings spread over six months attendance dates for each course can be found below.

 Attendance: 6pm to 9pm

Tutor: Yvonne Lockhart

FEBRUARY 2018:

February: 26th

March: 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th

April: 16th, 23rd, 30th

May: 8th, 14th, 21st

June: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th

July: 2nd, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th

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ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Practitioner Reflexology- Saturday Attendance
Mar
3
to Jul 21

ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Practitioner Reflexology- Saturday Attendance

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Discovering the reflex zones and areas of the feet and hands and how, by specific manipulation of these areas, outstanding results can be obtained. An age-old therapeutic technique that many clients can benefit from and it is one of the few practices that can be offered safely as relief to cancer patients. This course would benefit any therapist wanting to expand their skill base, operate their own clinic, or gain employment in the leisure or care industries.

Attendance over 10 Saturdays: 

MARCH 2018:

March: 3rd, 17th, 24th

April: 21st

May: 5th, 19th

June: 9th, 23rd

July: 7th, 21st

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Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)
Mar
7
9:30 AM09:30

Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hot Stone Therapy is an advanced therapeutic massage technique using the applications of thermotherapy and cryotherapy. This involves the use of heated volcanic basalt stones and cold marble stones.

This extremely popular therapy originates from ancient Native American traditions. Whilst hot stone treatment provides deep relaxation, positivity, balance and healing for our clients it also helps maintain a healthy therapist, preventing strain, wear and tear on the therapist’s joints/muscles.

Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

March 2018: 7th-8th    Tutor: Annette Stoker

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Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate
Mar
10
9:30 PM21:30

Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate

The Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) training course will enable you to have the knowledge and skills to give first aid to your clients and understand your responsibilities as a therapist under The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and Professional Codes of Conduct. You will gain a 3 year Certificate with this training.

Course Content:

  • Practical, verbal and written assessment will take place throughout the day
  • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
  • First aid kits and record keeping
  • Infection Control
  • Basic life support including CPR
  • Effectively manage an unconscious casualty
  • Managing seizures and anaphylaxis
  • How to respond to a choking casualty
  • Dealing with wounds and bleeding
  • Prevention and control of shock
  • Recognising the presence of common major illnesses
  • Provide treatment for minor injuries
    (cuts, grazes, minor burns or scalds)

Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

10th March 2018

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ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology- Fast Track Attendance
Mar
12
9:30 AM09:30

ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology- Fast Track Attendance

Discovering the reflex zones and areas of the feet and hands and how, by specific manipulation of these areas, outstanding results can be obtained. An age old therapeutic technique that many clients can benefit from and it is one of the few practices that can be offered safely as relief to cancer patients. This course would benefit any therapist wanting to expand their skill base, operate their own clinic, or gain employment in the leisure or care industries.

This course requires attendance Monday – Friday for two consecutive weeks 9.30am - 4pm :

March: 12th - 23rd

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ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage- Evening Attendance
Mar
13
9:30 AM09:30

ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage- Evening Attendance

This ITEC Diploma in Massage is designed to teach from complete beginner up to professional level.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be a professional massage therapist and will be able to gain insurance to practise upon the general public and gain membership of professional associations.

EVENING ATTENDANCE (over 20 evenings):

MARCH 2018:

March '18: 13th, 20th, 27th 

April: 17th, 24th

May: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd

June: 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th

July: 3rd, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th

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Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)
Mar
13
to Mar 14

Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This treatment is another invaluable ‘add-on’ for the Massage Therapist. It has become a well recognised treatment amongst clients and is increasingly becoming a popular request.  Upon completion this course enable students to gain a high level, well recognised qualification in this field.

This course is equally suitable if you are new to complementary therapies. You may wish to join if you would like to learn a healing therapeutic skill to use with family members and friends. In this case you may choose not to sit the professional assessment and will receive a Cotswold Academy certificate of attendance.

Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

13th-14th March 2018

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Reiki Level 2
Mar
15
9:30 AM09:30

Reiki Level 2

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Reiki Practitioner Level 2:

If you have completed Level 1 and wish to elevate your practice, this course will attune you to Level 2 - whether for personal or professional use. 

• Ongoing support in your Reiki development is also offered.

• Gain confidence and learn in a safe, nurturing environment. 
• All the symbols and knowledge you need to practice, presented in an easy to understand way by an experienced Reiki Master. 
• You will be able to heal others, send distant healing and accelerate your spiritual growth with a great energy shift. Guided meditations, activations, guided meditations, the aura, how to give treatments to others, setting up a practice, giving treatments, absent healing, Level 2 Attunement to the symbols. 
• Reconnect to your Reiki 1, no matter how much time has passed! Janie teaches from both Usui and Shamballa Multi-Dimensional Healing paths of Reiki. 
Take the next exciting step on your path and learn to treat others in a therapeutic setting. Receive your Level 2 certificate and manual upon completion. Be part of the Reiki family! 

What is covered on the days:

  • Review of Reiki 1
  • Learn sacred symbols and their mantras
  • 3 Attunements
  • Space Clearing
  • Self Development
  • Demonstration of Hands On Treatment
  • Looking at self-treatment and other people/animals
  • Distant Healing and Healing With Symbols
  • Professional Working

Attendance over 2 days 10am - 5pm : 

March 2018: 15th-16th

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Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)
Mar
23
9:30 AM09:30

Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This course is ideal for therapists wishing to understand more about how our body’s fascia system works.

On this very practical, day workshop you will learn how to release the body’s  Myofascial tissue using vacuum cupping.

What are the main benefits?

  • Reduces tight knots adhesion
  • Increases blood flow and tissue repair
  • Increases your clients range of movement of joints
  • Good to work with Neck and Back pain
  • Ideal tool for Sports Therapists
  • Reduces overuse of your hands and wrists

Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

March: 23rd

Additional dates:

June: 1st

August: 3rd

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On-Site Massage (Seated Massage) (FHT Accredited)
Mar
24
12:30 PM12:30

On-Site Massage (Seated Massage) (FHT Accredited)

The On-Site Massage, or chair massage, or seated acupressure massage,  is a twenty minute massage that is given through the client`s clothes, with the client seated on a massage chair, or at their desk. The massage can be given at the client`s workplace, hence the “On-Site” name.

On-Site Massage (OSM) is a meridian based therapy in which the thumb, finger, elbow and knuckle are used to apply pressure to many of the acupressure points on the 12 major meridian lines accessible on the back, arms, neck, head and legs.

Course Content:

  • Advantages of OSM in the workplace
  • Anatomy & Physiology Refresher
  • Screening, Contraindications and Cautions
  • Client Information
  • Health & Safety
  • Chair Massage routine

Attendance required on both days (half day assessment date to be confirmed during course) 9.30am - 4pm:

24th-25th March 2018

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Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy- Monday/Tuesday Attendance
Mar
26
to May 1

Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy- Monday/Tuesday Attendance

Level 4 further develops your understanding of fascial imbalances within the body, giving you specialized techniques of stretching tight muscle groups (Muscle Energy Techniques & Soft Tissue release) and special tests to identify joint and fascial defects. Level 4 will take your postural assessment techniques to the next level, allowing you to understand postural imbalances and develop your skills to correct these.

Attendance on Monday and Tuesdays throughout 1-2 months (10 days total)

Attendance 9.30am-4pm

MARCH 2018

March: 26th, 27th

April: 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 23rd,24th, 30th

May: 1st

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Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)
Mar
26
9:30 AM09:30

Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The pregnancy massage training day will enable students to further their massage techniques, perform massage techniques on pregnant women, and enable them to gain specialist insurance.

Course Content:

  • Mainly practical work throughout the day
  • Contra-indications
  • Adaptation of existing massage routines
  • Positioning of client
  • Benefits
  • Round ligament pain in pregnancy
  • Female reproductive system
  • Role of Relaxin in pregnancy
  • Client care

Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

Monday 26th March 2018

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Reflexology Refresher
Mar
28
9:30 PM21:30

Reflexology Refresher

Reflexology Refresher Course

This two day course allows the ready qualified Reflexology therapist a chance to re visit the subject and perform a treatment with the confidence required to practice.  This course if very useful if you have not practiced in a while, feel like you are getting rusty or just want to brush up on your reflexology skills.  It is a very practical based course and you will have plenty of opportunity for practice and great feedback.

Course Content:

  • Revisit what Reflexology is and why it is used
  • Explain how the zones relate to the anatomical structures of the body
  • Revisit reading the feet
  • Perform a foot massage
  • Revisit the reflex points of the feet using the international foot charts
  • Perform a consultation taking into account contra-indications
  • Perform a Reflexology treatment from start to finish
  • Advise clients of possible reactions and back up treatments for home treatment

Time: 9.30am-4pm; attendance for 2 days

28th-29th March 2018

 

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Reiki Level 1
Mar
29
9:30 AM09:30

Reiki Level 1

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Reiki Practitioner Level 1:

1 Day 10am - 5pm

This thorough one-day course will be the perfect grounding for your first attunement to Reiki. 

It is suitable for complete beginners to practice energy work, as well as anyone wishing to re-do their Reiki training. 

You will learn how to treat yourself and heal current and past imbalances. You will be able to give Reiki to others in a non-professional capacity, including pets, plants and places.

Open up to more light in your life. Learn how to use this amazing energy to supercharge your life, turn situations around to serve you better. You will start to feel ‘in the flow’ and make better choices!

If you want to become a practising healer, this is the perfect first step. Includes your take home manual, meditations and certificate. Ongoing practice sessions and support. 

Janie Whittemore is an intuitive complementary therapist of 20 years’ experience. She studied Usui and Shamballa Reiki in London and Thailand, becoming a Reiki Master in 2005.

What is covered on the day:

  • Level One Attunements
  • History of Reiki
  • What is Reiki?
  • Hand Positions
  • Self Healing – Healing Others, Working in Groups
  • 7 major Chakra`s
  • The Reiki Principles
  • Practical Experience
  • 21-day Self Healing Programme

29th March 2018

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ITEC Level 3 Sports Massage Diploma- Thursday/Friday Attendance
Apr
5
to Apr 22

ITEC Level 3 Sports Massage Diploma- Thursday/Friday Attendance

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The foundation of the Level 3 is your understanding of how the body functions and heals itself. You will learn your Anatomy & Physiology (Unit 451) prior to the class contact days (via e-learning) about the body cells, skin, skeletal, muscular, vascular, lymphatic, nervous, endocrine, digestive, respiratory and urinary systems. 

When you start class attendance you will learn postural assessment, range of movement tests and developing your basic massage hand skills as well as myofascial release techniques/deep friction. You will develop a foundation in understanding the core benefits of sports massage and how the body heals itself from injury.

Below are options to attend on Thurs/Fri - 8 days classroom attendance

APRIL 2018

April: 5th, 6th, 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd

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Hand Reflexology
Apr
17
9:30 AM09:30

Hand Reflexology

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Many reflexology courses brush lightly over the practice of hand reflexology,but it can be a vital part of a client’s reflexology experience.  Not only will it support and enhance their treatment but it can also give a more varied reflexology selections for you and your client base.

This masterclass has been designed for professional Reflexologists wishing to expand their skills, the day is divided up into theory and practical elements that will give you the confidence to offer hand reflexology as a treatment on its own or in a combination with foot reflexology.

Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

17th April 2018

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Lower Back & Pelvis - Clinical Anatomy
Apr
18
9:30 AM09:30

Lower Back & Pelvis - Clinical Anatomy

  • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Lower Back & Pelvis Clinical Anatomy

Want to learn more about the lower back and pelvis area? 

More knowledge to empower your clients to help them back to health?

This masterclass is designed for working therapists wishing to revisit or further develop their understanding and massage techniques when working with the lower back and pelvis. 

 

Sports Therapists

Whats covered on the day:

  • Revisit Postural assessment (ROM)
  • Assessment Special Tests (Level 4 students only) for the lower back and pelvis
  • Palpation skills to find bony landmarks and muscles in this area
  • Understanding the gluteal muscle group and common conditions such as piriformis syndrome
  • Understanding the relationship between lower back muscles and glutes
  • Developing new massage techniques

Massage Therapists

Whats covered on the day:

  • Finding the bony landmarks in this area and understanding the muscle groups
  • Understanding the gluteal muscle group and common conditions such as piriformis syndrome
  • Identifying overused muscles and helping your client to understand how to correct their posture
  • Develop new massage techniques

     

       

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm

        April 2018: 18th

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        Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Apr
        18
        to Apr 19

        Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This treatment is another invaluable ‘add-on’ for the Massage Therapist. It has become a well recognised treatment amongst clients and is increasingly becoming a popular request.  Upon completion this course enable students to gain a high level, well recognised qualification in this field.

        This course is equally suitable if you are new to complementary therapies. You may wish to join if you would like to learn a healing therapeutic skill to use with family members and friends. In this case you may choose not to sit the professional assessment and will receive a Cotswold Academy certificate of attendance.

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

        18th-19th April 2018

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        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy - Evening Attendance
        Apr
        23
        to Oct 1

        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy - Evening Attendance

        This course is an absolute essential for any Therapist involved in the Complementary Therapy and Care Industry.

        Training to become a Clinical Aromatherapist will give you the specialist knowledge needed to be able to blend and prescribe for your clients specific needs. This practice will also enable you to treat clients and prevent health problems.

        This course is designed to train a complete beginner up to a professional Aromatherapist. It also includes learning your Holistic Massage routine for performing a full body treatment on your client. 

        On this course, you will learn the properties of 45+ essential oils and how to use them appropriately and safely as well as learning to blend to make your own creams and lotions. You will be given a depth of knowledge in diseases and disorders of the whole body as well as advanced massage techniques, lymphatic drainage and acupressure points. 

        This course requires attendance over 20 x evenings over 6 months

        Attendance: 6pm-9pm

        Tutor: Annette Stoker

        APRIL 2018:

        April- 23rd, 30th

        May- 14th, 21st,

        June- 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th

        July- 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th

        Aug- 6th, 13th,

        Sept- 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th

        Oct- 1st

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        Trigger Point Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Apr
        26
        9:30 AM09:30

        Trigger Point Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This two day workshop is designed for therapists who wish to improve their anatomy knowledge, hand skills and understand trigger points.

        Course Content:

        • Trigger points; what they are and how to treat them
        • Learn six commonly worked on muscles.  Find their origins and insertions
        • Develop hand skills using other techniques, fists, forearms and elbows
        • Find out about overuse syndrome, what it is and how we help our clients
        • Develop observation skill in basic postural assessment

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

        April: 26th - 27th

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        Reiki Level 2
        Apr
        26
        9:30 AM09:30

        Reiki Level 2

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Reiki Practitioner Level 2:

        If you have completed Level 1 and wish to elevate your practice, this course will attune you to Level 2 - whether for personal or professional use. 

        • Ongoing support in your Reiki development is also offered.

        • Gain confidence and learn in a safe, nurturing environment. 
        • All the symbols and knowledge you need to practice, presented in an easy to understand way by an experienced Reiki Master. 
        • You will be able to heal others, send distant healing and accelerate your spiritual growth with a great energy shift. Guided meditations, activations, guided meditations, the aura, how to give treatments to others, setting up a practice, giving treatments, absent healing, Level 2 Attunement to the symbols. 
        • Reconnect to your Reiki 1, no matter how much time has passed! Janie teaches from both Usui and Shamballa Multi-Dimensional Healing paths of Reiki. 
        Take the next exciting step on your path and learn to treat others in a therapeutic setting. Receive your Level 2 certificate and manual upon completion. Be part of the Reiki family! 

        What is covered on the days:

        • Review of Reiki 1
        • Learn sacred symbols and their mantras
        • 3 Attunements
        • Space Clearing
        • Self Development
        • Demonstration of Hands On Treatment
        • Looking at self-treatment and other people/animals
        • Distant Healing and Healing With Symbols
        • Professional Working

        Attendance over 2 days 10am - 5pm : 

        April 2018: 26th-27th

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        Massage Refresher
        Apr
        27
        9:30 PM21:30

        Massage Refresher

        This workshop is aimed at:  

        • Therapists who have not used their skills for a while, career break, starting a family
        • Professionals who want to brush up on their existing qualifications
        • Students that have just qualified
        • Individuals who may lack confidence with certain skills, techniques and procedures
        • This is a confidence boosting & practical workshop

        Course Content:

        • Massage techniques
        • Importance of a routine
        • Discussion on individual action plans to get back on track (if needed) as a successful massage therapist
        • Practical session- perfecting the back massage
        • A look at consultation techniques Individual action plans
        • Practical session- Perfecting the full body massage
        • Feedback

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        27th April 2018

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        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Apr
        28
        9:30 AM09:30

        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        The pregnancy massage training day will enable students to further their massage techniques, perform massage techniques on pregnant women, and enable them to gain specialist insurance.

        Course Content:

        • Mainly practical work throughout the day
        • Contra-indications
        • Adaptation of existing massage routines
        • Positioning of client
        • Benefits
        • Round ligament pain in pregnancy
        • Female reproductive system
        • Role of Relaxin in pregnancy
        • Client care

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        Saturday 28th April 2018

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        Aromatherapy Refresher
        May
        2
        to May 3

        Aromatherapy Refresher

        Refresh and add to your Aromatherapy treatment…    

        This workshop is aimed at:  

        • Aromatherapy Therapists who have not used their skills for a while, career break, starting a family
        • Professionals who want to brush up on their existing qualifications
        • Students that have just qualified
        • Individuals who may lack confidence with certain skills, techniques and procedures
        • This is a confidence boosting & practical workshop

        Course Content:

        • Review properties of essential oils
        • Revisit oil blending, synergies, definitions
        • Review of Skincare & Facials
        • Massage techniques
        • Importance of a routine
        • Discussion on individual action plans to get back on track (if needed) as a successful massage therapist
        • Practical session- Perfecting the full body massage
        • Feedback

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        May 2018: 2nd-3rd

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        ITEC Level 3 Sports Massage Diploma- Fast Track
        May
        3
        to May 13

        ITEC Level 3 Sports Massage Diploma- Fast Track

        The foundation of the Level 3 is your understanding of how the body functions and heals itself. You will learn your Anatomy & Physiology (Unit 451) prior to the class contact days (via e-learning) about the body cells, skin, skeletal, muscular, vascular, lymphatic, nervous, endocrine, digestive, respiratory and urinary systems. 

        When you start class attendance you will learn postural assessment, range of movement tests and developing your basic massage hand skills as well as myofascial release techniques/deep friction. You will develop a foundation in understanding the core benefits of sports massage and how the body heals itself from injury.

        MAY 2018

        Thurs-Sun for 2 weeks

        3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th May 2018

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        Reiki Level 1
        May
        4
        9:30 AM09:30

        Reiki Level 1

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Reiki Practitioner Level 1:

        1 Day 10am - 5pm

        This thorough one-day course will be the perfect grounding for your first attunement to Reiki. 

        It is suitable for complete beginners to practice energy work, as well as anyone wishing to re-do their Reiki training. 

        You will learn how to treat yourself and heal current and past imbalances. You will be able to give Reiki to others in a non-professional capacity, including pets, plants and places.

        Open up to more light in your life. Learn how to use this amazing energy to supercharge your life, turn situations around to serve you better. You will start to feel ‘in the flow’ and make better choices!

        If you want to become a practising healer, this is the perfect first step. Includes your take home manual, meditations and certificate. Ongoing practice sessions and support. 

        Janie Whittemore is an intuitive complementary therapist of 20 years’ experience. She studied Usui and Shamballa Reiki in London and Thailand, becoming a Reiki Master in 2005.

        What is covered on the day:

        • Level One Attunements
        • History of Reiki
        • What is Reiki?
        • Hand Positions
        • Self Healing – Healing Others, Working in Groups
        • 7 major Chakra`s
        • The Reiki Principles
        • Practical Experience
        • 21-day Self Healing Programme

        4th May 2018

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        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)
        May
        11
        9:30 AM09:30

        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        The pregnancy massage training day will enable students to further their massage techniques, perform massage techniques on pregnant women, and enable them to gain specialist insurance.

        Course Content:

        • Mainly practical work throughout the day
        • Contra-indications
        • Adaptation of existing massage routines
        • Positioning of client
        • Benefits
        • Round ligament pain in pregnancy
        • Female reproductive system
        • Role of Relaxin in pregnancy
        • Client care

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        Friday 11th May 2018

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        ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy
        May
        14
        9:30 AM09:30

        ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

        Level 4 further develops your understanding of fascial imbalances within the body, giving you specialized techniques of stretching tight muscle groups (Muscle Energy Techniques & Soft Tissue release) and special tests to identify joint and fascial defects. Level 4 will take your postural assessment techniques to the next level, allowing you to understand postural imbalances and develop your skills to correct these. 

        This course requires attendance Monday – Friday for two consecutive weeks, 9.30am-4pm

        MAY 2018

        14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th May

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        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage – Fast Track
        May
        14
        to May 25

        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage – Fast Track

        This ITEC Diploma in Massage is designed to teach from complete beginner up to professional level.
        Upon successful completion of this course, you will be a professional massage therapist and will be able to gain insurance to practise upon the general public and gain membership of professional associations.

        This course requires attendance Monday – Friday for two consecutive weeks.

        Attendance: 9.30am-4pm

        Tutor: Annette Stoker

        MAY 2018:

        14th- 25th May 2018



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        Spa Reflexology
        May
        15
        9:30 AM09:30

        Spa Reflexology

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Looking at ways to enhance your treatments?

        Want to learn how to add that bit of luxury?

        This masterclass is designed for the professional reflexologist that would like to enhance their treatments to offer a wider variety of luxury reflexology treatments to their clients.

        In this masterclass you will cover how to create and apply your
        own masks and exfoliator’s for luxury reflexology treatments.

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        4th February 2018

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        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Practitioner Reflexology - Fast Track
        Jun
        4
        to Jun 15

        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Practitioner Reflexology - Fast Track

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Discovering the reflex zones and areas of the feet and hands and how, by specific manipulation of these areas, outstanding results can be obtained. An age old therapeutic technique that many clients can benefit from and it is one of the few practices that can be offered safely as relief to cancer patients. This course would benefit any therapist wanting to expand their skill base, operate their own clinic, or gain employment in the leisure or care industries.

        This course requires attendance Monday – Friday for two consecutive weeks.

        Attendance: 9.30am-4pm  Tutor: Annette Stoker

        JUNE 2018:

        4th-15th

         

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        Sports Massage Refresher
        Jun
        4
        9:30 AM09:30

        Sports Massage Refresher

        Refresh and add to your Sports Massage treatment…    

        This workshop is aimed at:  

        Level 3 and Level 4 Sports Massage Therapists who have not used their skills for a while,  perhaps having had a break from the industry and looking to refresh their hand skills and assessment techniques.

        Course Content:

        • Range of Movement (ROM), Passive, Active and Resisted
        • Postural Assessment (Asymmetry)
        • Massage techniques/hand skills
        • Myofascial Release
        • Trigger Point 
        • Muscle Energy Techniques (MET) (for Level 4 therapists)
        • Soft Tissue Release (STR) (for Level 4 therapists)
        • Assessment Special Tests - Shoulder, Pelvis, Knee and Ankle (for Level 4 therapists) 
        • Support in marketing and structuring your business plan to re-enter the industry (if needed)

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm

        4th-5th June 2018

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        Reiki Level 2
        Jun
        7
        9:30 AM09:30

        Reiki Level 2

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Reiki Practitioner Level 2:

        If you have completed Level 1 and wish to elevate your practice, this course will attune you to Level 2 - whether for personal or professional use. 

        • Ongoing support in your Reiki development is also offered.

        • Gain confidence and learn in a safe, nurturing environment. 
        • All the symbols and knowledge you need to practice, presented in an easy to understand way by an experienced Reiki Master. 
        • You will be able to heal others, send distant healing and accelerate your spiritual growth with a great energy shift. Guided meditations, activations, guided meditations, the aura, how to give treatments to others, setting up a practice, giving treatments, absent healing, Level 2 Attunement to the symbols. 
        • Reconnect to your Reiki 1, no matter how much time has passed! Janie teaches from both Usui and Shamballa Multi-Dimensional Healing paths of Reiki. 
        Take the next exciting step on your path and learn to treat others in a therapeutic setting. Receive your Level 2 certificate and manual upon completion. Be part of the Reiki family! 

        What is covered on the days:

        • Review of Reiki 1
        • Learn sacred symbols and their mantras
        • 3 Attunements
        • Space Clearing
        • Self Development
        • Demonstration of Hands On Treatment
        • Looking at self-treatment and other people/animals
        • Distant Healing and Healing With Symbols
        • Professional Working

        Attendance over 2 days 10am - 5pm : 

        June 2018: 12th-13th

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        Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)
        Jun
        8
        9:30 AM09:30

        Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This course is ideal for therapists wishing to understand more about how our body’s fascia system works.

        On this very practical, day workshop you will learn how to release the body’s  Myofascial tissue using vacuum cupping.

        What are the main benefits?

        • Reduces tight knots adhesion
        • Increases blood flow and tissue repair
        • Increases your clients range of movement of joints
        • Good to work with Neck and Back pain
        • Ideal tool for Sports Therapists
        • Reduces overuse of your hands and wrists

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        June: 8th

        Additional dates:

        August: 3rd

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        Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Jun
        10
        to Jun 24

        Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This treatment is another invaluable ‘add-on’ for the Massage Therapist. It has become a well recognised treatment amongst clients and is increasingly becoming a popular request.  Upon completion this course enable students to gain a high level, well recognised qualification in this field.

        This course is equally suitable if you are new to complementary therapies. You may wish to join if you would like to learn a healing therapeutic skill to use with family members and friends. In this case you may choose not to sit the professional assessment and will receive a Cotswold Academy certificate of attendance.

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

        10th & 24th June 2018

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        Find your Muscles - Clinical Anatomy
        Jun
        14
        to Jun 15

        Find your Muscles - Clinical Anatomy

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Can You Find Your Client’s Muscles?

        This two day hands on Masterclass puts us back in contact with muscles. Be able to empower your clients with your muscle knowledge.

        For massage therapists to be able to release tight fascia and muscle fibers it’s essential to be able to find specific muscles and identify the tissue between them.

        This Masterclass workshop is flexible and designed to enable each student to work at their own pace to build their confidence and develop usable hand skills; including palpation and treatment techniques.

        We will be learning techniques to find the key muscles and the tissue between them, and additional massage techniques to help your clients.

        Course Syllabus:

        Day 1:

        • Neck, Shoulders & Arms
        • Upper Back
        • Understanding the breathing wave (muscles that are involved in the respiratory cycle)

        Day 2:

        • Lower Back
        • Pelvis, Flexers, Extenders (Gluteus Group)
        • Upper & Lower Legs

        Choose to attend Day 1, Day 2, or both! 9.30am - 4pm:

        Day 1: 14th June 2018

        Day 2: 15th June 2018

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        On-Site Massage (Seated Massage) (FHT Accredited)
        Jun
        16
        12:30 PM12:30

        On-Site Massage (Seated Massage) (FHT Accredited)

        The On-Site Massage, or chair massage, or seated acupressure massage,  is a twenty minute massage that is given through the client`s clothes, with the client seated on a massage chair, or at their desk. The massage can be given at the client`s workplace, hence the “On-Site” name.

        On-Site Massage (OSM) is a meridian based therapy in which the thumb, finger, elbow and knuckle are used to apply pressure to many of the acupressure points on the 12 major meridian lines accessible on the back, arms, neck, head and legs.

        Course Content:

        • Advantages of OSM in the workplace
        • Anatomy & Physiology Refresher
        • Screening, Contraindications and Cautions
        • Client Information
        • Health & Safety
        • Chair Massage routine

        Attendance required on both days (half day assessment date to be confirmed during course) 9.30am - 4pm:

        16th-17th June 2018

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        Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)
        Jun
        20
        9:30 AM09:30

        Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Hot Stone Therapy is an advanced therapeutic massage technique using the applications of thermotherapy and cryotherapy. This involves the use of heated volcanic basalt stones and cold marble stones.

        This extremely popular therapy originates from ancient Native American traditions. Whilst hot stone treatment provides deep relaxation, positivity, balance and healing for our clients it also helps maintain a healthy therapist, preventing strain, wear and tear on the therapist’s joints/muscles.

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

        June 2018: 20th-21st   Tutor: Annette Stoker

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        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage - Fast Track
        Jun
        25
        to Jul 6

        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage - Fast Track

        This ITEC Diploma in Massage is designed to teach from complete beginner up to professional level.
        Upon successful completion of this course, you will be a professional massage therapist and will be able to gain insurance to practise upon the general public and gain membership of professional associations.

        This course requires attendance Monday – Friday for two consecutive weeks.

        Attendance: 9.30am-4pm  Tutor: Annette Stoker

        JUNE 2018:

        25th June- 6th July 2018

         

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        Reiki Level 1
        Jun
        28
        9:30 AM09:30

        Reiki Level 1

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Reiki Practitioner Level 1:

        1 Day 10am - 5pm

        This thorough one-day course will be the perfect grounding for your first attunement to Reiki. 

        It is suitable for complete beginners to practice energy work, as well as anyone wishing to re-do their Reiki training. 

        You will learn how to treat yourself and heal current and past imbalances. You will be able to give Reiki to others in a non-professional capacity, including pets, plants and places.

        Open up to more light in your life. Learn how to use this amazing energy to supercharge your life, turn situations around to serve you better. You will start to feel ‘in the flow’ and make better choices!

        If you want to become a practising healer, this is the perfect first step. Includes your take home manual, meditations and certificate. Ongoing practice sessions and support. 

        Janie Whittemore is an intuitive complementary therapist of 20 years’ experience. She studied Usui and Shamballa Reiki in London and Thailand, becoming a Reiki Master in 2005.

        What is covered on the day:

        • Level One Attunements
        • History of Reiki
        • What is Reiki?
        • Hand Positions
        • Self Healing – Healing Others, Working in Groups
        • 7 major Chakra`s
        • The Reiki Principles
        • Practical Experience
        • 21-day Self Healing Programme

        28th June 2018

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        Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate
        Jun
        30
        9:30 PM21:30

        Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate

        The Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) training course will enable you to have the knowledge and skills to give first aid to your clients and understand your responsibilities as a therapist under The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and Professional Codes of Conduct. You will gain a 3 year Certificate with this training.

        Course Content:

        • Practical, verbal and written assessment will take place throughout the day
        • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
        • First aid kits and record keeping
        • Infection Control
        • Basic life support including CPR
        • Effectively manage an unconscious casualty
        • Managing seizures and anaphylaxis
        • How to respond to a choking casualty
        • Dealing with wounds and bleeding
        • Prevention and control of shock
        • Recognising the presence of common major illnesses
        • Provide treatment for minor injuries
          (cuts, grazes, minor burns or scalds)

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        30th June 2018

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        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy - Fast Track
        Jul
        9
        to Jul 20

        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy - Fast Track

        This course is an absolute essential for any Therapist involved in the Complementary Therapy and Care Industry.

        Training to become a Clinical Aromatherapist will give you the specialist knowledge needed to be able to blend and prescribe for your clients specific needs. This practice will also enable you to treat clients and prevent health problems.

        This course is designed to train a complete beginner up to a professional Aromatherapist. It also includes learning your Holistic Massage routine for performing a full body treatment on your client. 

        On this course, you will learn the properties of 45+ essential oils and how to use them appropriately and safely as well as learning to blend to make your own creams and lotions. You will be given a depth of knowledge in diseases and disorders of the whole body as well as advanced massage techniques, lymphatic drainage and acupressure points. 

        JULY 2018:

        9th-20th July 2018

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        Reiki Level 2
        Jul
        12
        9:30 AM09:30

        Reiki Level 2

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Reiki Practitioner Level 2:

        If you have completed Level 1 and wish to elevate your practice, this course will attune you to Level 2 - whether for personal or professional use. 

        • Ongoing support in your Reiki development is also offered.

        • Gain confidence and learn in a safe, nurturing environment. 
        • All the symbols and knowledge you need to practice, presented in an easy to understand way by an experienced Reiki Master. 
        • You will be able to heal others, send distant healing and accelerate your spiritual growth with a great energy shift. Guided meditations, activations, guided meditations, the aura, how to give treatments to others, setting up a practice, giving treatments, absent healing, Level 2 Attunement to the symbols. 
        • Reconnect to your Reiki 1, no matter how much time has passed! Janie teaches from both Usui and Shamballa Multi-Dimensional Healing paths of Reiki. 
        Take the next exciting step on your path and learn to treat others in a therapeutic setting. Receive your Level 2 certificate and manual upon completion. Be part of the Reiki family! 

        What is covered on the days:

        • Review of Reiki 1
        • Learn sacred symbols and their mantras
        • 3 Attunements
        • Space Clearing
        • Self Development
        • Demonstration of Hands On Treatment
        • Looking at self-treatment and other people/animals
        • Distant Healing and Healing With Symbols
        • Professional Working

        Attendance over 2 days 10am - 5pm : 

        July 2018: 12th-13th

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        ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy
        Jul
        16
        to Jul 27

        ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

        Level 4 further develops your understanding of fascial imbalances within the body, giving you specialized techniques of stretching tight muscle groups (Muscle Energy Techniques & Soft Tissue release) and special tests to identify joint and fascial defects. Level 4 will take your postural assessment techniques to the next level, allowing you to understand postural imbalances and develop your skills to correct these. 

        This course requires attendance Monday – Friday for two consecutive weeks, 9.30am-4pm

        JULY 2018

        16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th July

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        Reflexology Refresher
        Jul
        23
        9:30 PM21:30

        Reflexology Refresher

        Reflexology Refresher Course

        This two day course allows the ready qualified Reflexology therapist a chance to re visit the subject and perform a treatment with the confidence required to practice.  This course if very useful if you have not practiced in a while, feel like you are getting rusty or just want to brush up on your reflexology skills.  It is a very practical based course and you will have plenty of opportunity for practice and great feedback.

        Course Content:

        • Revisit what Reflexology is and why it is used
        • Explain how the zones relate to the anatomical structures of the body
        • Revisit reading the feet
        • Perform a foot massage
        • Revisit the reflex points of the feet using the international foot charts
        • Perform a consultation taking into account contra-indications
        • Perform a Reflexology treatment from start to finish
        • Advise clients of possible reactions and back up treatments for home treatment

        Time: 9.30am-4pm; attendance for 2 days

        23rd-24th July 2018

         

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        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Jul
        25
        9:30 AM09:30

        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        The pregnancy massage training day will enable students to further their massage techniques, perform massage techniques on pregnant women, and enable them to gain specialist insurance.

        Course Content:

        • Mainly practical work throughout the day
        • Contra-indications
        • Adaptation of existing massage routines
        • Positioning of client
        • Benefits
        • Round ligament pain in pregnancy
        • Female reproductive system
        • Role of Relaxin in pregnancy
        • Client care

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        Wednesday 25th July 2018

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        Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)
        Aug
        3
        9:30 AM09:30

        Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This course is ideal for therapists wishing to understand more about how our body’s fascia system works.

        On this very practical, day workshop you will learn how to release the body’s  Myofascial tissue using vacuum cupping.

        What are the main benefits?

        • Reduces tight knots adhesion
        • Increases blood flow and tissue repair
        • Increases your clients range of movement of joints
        • Good to work with Neck and Back pain
        • Ideal tool for Sports Therapists
        • Reduces overuse of your hands and wrists

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        August: 3rd

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        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Aug
        4
        9:30 AM09:30

        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        The pregnancy massage training day will enable students to further their massage techniques, perform massage techniques on pregnant women, and enable them to gain specialist insurance.

        Course Content:

        • Mainly practical work throughout the day
        • Contra-indications
        • Adaptation of existing massage routines
        • Positioning of client
        • Benefits
        • Round ligament pain in pregnancy
        • Female reproductive system
        • Role of Relaxin in pregnancy
        • Client care

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        Saturday 4th August 2018

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        Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Aug
        6
        9:30 AM09:30

        Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This treatment is another invaluable ‘add-on’ for the Massage Therapist. It has become a well recognised treatment amongst clients and is increasingly becoming a popular request.  Upon completion this course enable students to gain a high level, well recognised qualification in this field.

        This course is equally suitable if you are new to complementary therapies. You may wish to join if you would like to learn a healing therapeutic skill to use with family members and friends. In this case you may choose not to sit the professional assessment and will receive a Cotswold Academy certificate of attendance.

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

        6th-7th August 2018

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        Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)
        Aug
        16
        9:30 AM09:30

        Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Hot Stone Therapy is an advanced therapeutic massage technique using the applications of thermotherapy and cryotherapy. This involves the use of heated volcanic basalt stones and cold marble stones.

        This extremely popular therapy originates from ancient Native American traditions. Whilst hot stone treatment provides deep relaxation, positivity, balance and healing for our clients it also helps maintain a healthy therapist, preventing strain, wear and tear on the therapist’s joints/muscles.

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

        August 2018: 16th-17th Tutor: Annette Stoker

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        Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy- Monday/Tuesday Attendance
        Sep
        3
        to Oct 2

        Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy- Monday/Tuesday Attendance

        Level 4 further develops your understanding of fascial imbalances within the body, giving you specialized techniques of stretching tight muscle groups (Muscle Energy Techniques & Soft Tissue release) and special tests to identify joint and fascial defects. Level 4 will take your postural assessment techniques to the next level, allowing you to understand postural imbalances and develop your skills to correct these.

        Attendance on Monday and Tuesdays throughout 1-2 months (10 days total)

        Attendance 9.30am-4pm

        SEPTEMBER 2018

        September: 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th 

        October: 1st, 2nd

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        Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate
        Sep
        8
        9:30 PM21:30

        Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate

        The Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) training course will enable you to have the knowledge and skills to give first aid to your clients and understand your responsibilities as a therapist under The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and Professional Codes of Conduct. You will gain a 3 year Certificate with this training.

        Course Content:

        • Practical, verbal and written assessment will take place throughout the day
        • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
        • First aid kits and record keeping
        • Infection Control
        • Basic life support including CPR
        • Effectively manage an unconscious casualty
        • Managing seizures and anaphylaxis
        • How to respond to a choking casualty
        • Dealing with wounds and bleeding
        • Prevention and control of shock
        • Recognising the presence of common major illnesses
        • Provide treatment for minor injuries
          (cuts, grazes, minor burns or scalds)

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        8th September 2018

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        On-Site Massage (Seated Massage) (FHT Accredited)
        Oct
        6
        12:30 PM12:30

        On-Site Massage (Seated Massage) (FHT Accredited)

        The On-Site Massage, or chair massage, or seated acupressure massage,  is a twenty minute massage that is given through the client`s clothes, with the client seated on a massage chair, or at their desk. The massage can be given at the client`s workplace, hence the “On-Site” name.

        On-Site Massage (OSM) is a meridian based therapy in which the thumb, finger, elbow and knuckle are used to apply pressure to many of the acupressure points on the 12 major meridian lines accessible on the back, arms, neck, head and legs.

        Course Content:

        • Advantages of OSM in the workplace
        • Anatomy & Physiology Refresher
        • Screening, Contraindications and Cautions
        • Client Information
        • Health & Safety
        • Chair Massage routine

        Attendance required on both days (half day assessment date to be confirmed during course) 9.30am - 4pm:

        6th-7th October 2018

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        ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy
        Nov
        5
        to Nov 16

        ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy

        Level 4 further develops your understanding of fascial imbalances within the body, giving you specialized techniques of stretching tight muscle groups (Muscle Energy Techniques & Soft Tissue release) and special tests to identify joint and fascial defects. Level 4 will take your postural assessment techniques to the next level, allowing you to understand postural imbalances and develop your skills to correct these. 

        This course requires attendance Monday – Friday for two consecutive weeks, 9.30am-4pm

        NOVEMBER 2018

        5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th

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        Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate
        Nov
        17
        9:30 PM21:30

        Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate

        The Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) training course will enable you to have the knowledge and skills to give first aid to your clients and understand your responsibilities as a therapist under The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and Professional Codes of Conduct. You will gain a 3 year Certificate with this training.

        Course Content:

        • Practical, verbal and written assessment will take place throughout the day
        • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
        • First aid kits and record keeping
        • Infection Control
        • Basic life support including CPR
        • Effectively manage an unconscious casualty
        • Managing seizures and anaphylaxis
        • How to respond to a choking casualty
        • Dealing with wounds and bleeding
        • Prevention and control of shock
        • Recognising the presence of common major illnesses
        • Provide treatment for minor injuries
          (cuts, grazes, minor burns or scalds)

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        17th November 2018

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        ITEC Level 4 Sports Massage Certificate- Thursday/Friday Attendance
        Nov
        22
        to Dec 16

        ITEC Level 4 Sports Massage Certificate- Thursday/Friday Attendance

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Level 4 further develops your understanding of fascial imbalances within the body, giving you specialized techniques of stretching tight muscle groups (Muscle Energy Techniques & Soft Tissue release) and special tests to identify joint and fascial defects. Level 4 will take your postural assessment techniques to the next level, allowing you to understand postural imbalances and develop your skills to correct these. 

        Attendance Thursday and Friday throughout 1-2 months.

        Attendance 9.30am-4pm

        NOVEMBER 2018

        November: 22nd, 23rd, 29th, 30th

        December: 6th, 7th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th (1 weekend attendance)

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        Reiki Level 1
        Feb
        22
        9:30 AM09:30

        Reiki Level 1

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Reiki Practitioner Level 1:

        1 Day 10am - 5pm

        This thorough one-day course will be the perfect grounding for your first attunement to Reiki. 

        It is suitable for complete beginners to practice energy work, as well as anyone wishing to re-do their Reiki training. 

        You will learn how to treat yourself and heal current and past imbalances. You will be able to give Reiki to others in a non-professional capacity, including pets, plants and places.

        Open up to more light in your life. Learn how to use this amazing energy to supercharge your life, turn situations around to serve you better. You will start to feel ‘in the flow’ and make better choices!

        If you want to become a practising healer, this is the perfect first step. Includes your take home manual, meditations and certificate. Ongoing practice sessions and support. 

        Janie Whittemore is an intuitive complementary therapist of 20 years’ experience. She studied Usui and Shamballa Reiki in London and Thailand, becoming a Reiki Master in 2005.

        What is covered on the day:

        • Level One Attunements
        • History of Reiki
        • What is Reiki?
        • Hand Positions
        • Self Healing – Healing Others, Working in Groups
        • 7 major Chakra`s
        • The Reiki Principles
        • Practical Experience
        • 21-day Self Healing Programme

        22nd February 2018

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        Sports Massage Refresher
        Feb
        15
        9:30 AM09:30

        Sports Massage Refresher

        Refresh and add to your Sports Massage treatment…    

        This workshop is aimed at:  

        Level 3 and Level 4 Sports Massage Therapists who have not used their skills for a while,  perhaps having had a break from the industry and looking to refresh their hand skills and assessment techniques.

        Course Content:

        • Range of Movement (ROM), Passive, Active and Resisted
        • Postural Assessment (Asymmetry)
        • Massage techniques/hand skills
        • Myofascial Release
        • Trigger Point 
        • Muscle Energy Techniques (MET) (for Level 4 therapists)
        • Soft Tissue Release (STR) (for Level 4 therapists)
        • Assessment Special Tests - Shoulder, Pelvis, Knee and Ankle (for Level 4 therapists) 
        • Support in marketing and structuring your business plan to re-enter the industry (if needed)

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm

        15th-16th February 2018

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        Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Feb
        8
        9:30 AM09:30

        Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This treatment is another invaluable ‘add-on’ for the Massage Therapist. It has become a well recognised treatment amongst clients and is increasingly becoming a popular request.  Upon completion this course enable students to gain a high level, well recognised qualification in this field.

        This course is equally suitable if you are new to complementary therapies. You may wish to join if you would like to learn a healing therapeutic skill to use with family members and friends. In this case you may choose not to sit the professional assessment and will receive a Cotswold Academy certificate of attendance.

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

        8th-9th February 2018

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        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy
        Feb
        5
        9:30 AM09:30

        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy

        The foundation of the Level 3 is your understanding of how the body functions and heals itself. You will learn your Anatomy & Physiology (Unit 451) prior to the class contact days (via e-learning) about the body cells, skin, skeletal, muscular, vascular, lymphatic, nervous, endocrine, digestive, respiratory and urinary systems. 

        When you start class attendance you will learn postural assessment, range of movement tests and developing your basic massage hand skills as well as myofascial release techniques/deep friction. You will develop a foundation in understanding the core benefits of sports massage and how the body heals itself from injury.

        Attendance on Mondays/Tuesdays over 8 days : 

        February: 5th, 6th, 19th, 20th

        March: 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th

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        Kinesiology & Sports Taping (FHT Accredited)
        Feb
        3
        9:30 AM09:30

        Kinesiology & Sports Taping (FHT Accredited)

        This detailed 2 day course is designed for the sports massage practitioners, sports therapists, remedial instructors, coaches and those working in the sports industry.  This course will teach the safe and effective application of a number of taping techniques to cover joint stability of all the major joints. Techniques taught can be used for practitioners that work in both clinic environments as well as in a sports team. The aim of this course is to enable learners to gain the practical and theoretical skills necessary to provide taping and strapping for the Sport and Leisure Industry.

        Course Content:

        • Contraindications, (health and safety, hygiene)
        • Different taping products including zinc oxide and kinesiology tape
        • Practical applications of taping and strapping to ankle, knee, neck, back, hip, wrist, elbow and shoulder
        • Taping for injury support
        • Functional taping for sports performance
        • Acute injury management
        • Management of specific conditions

        The course is divided into theory study and practical. Students are able to consolidate their learning and practice techniques between the days of teaching. Class sizes will be no more than 12 students, meaning students get maximum Tutor support.

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 5pm : 

        February: 3rd & 10th (+ option to attend on the 8th Feb: 6pm-9pm)

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        Trigger Point Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Feb
        1
        9:30 AM09:30

        Trigger Point Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This two day workshop is designed for therapists who wish to improve their anatomy knowledge, hand skills and understand trigger points.

        Course Content:

        • Trigger points; what they are and how to treat them
        • Learn six commonly worked on muscles.  Find their origins and insertions
        • Develop hand skills using other techniques, fists, forearms and elbows
        • Find out about overuse syndrome, what it is and how we help our clients
        • Develop observation skill in basic postural assessment

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

        February: 1st - 2nd

        Additional dates:

        April: 26th - 27th

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        Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)
        Jan
        29
        9:30 AM09:30

        Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This course is ideal for therapists wishing to understand more about how our body’s fascia system works.

        On this very practical, day workshop you will learn how to release the body’s  Myofascial tissue using vacuum cupping.

        What are the main benefits?

        • Reduces tight knots adhesion
        • Increases blood flow and tissue repair
        • Increases your clients range of movement of joints
        • Good to work with Neck and Back pain
        • Ideal tool for Sports Therapists
        • Reduces overuse of your hands and wrists

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        29th January

        Additional dates:

        March: 23rd

        June: 1st

        August: 3rd

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        Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)
        Jan
        27
        9:30 AM09:30

        Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Hot Stone Therapy is an advanced therapeutic massage technique using the applications of thermotherapy and cryotherapy. This involves the use of heated volcanic basalt stones and cold marble stones.

        This extremely popular therapy originates from ancient Native American traditions. Whilst hot stone treatment provides deep relaxation, positivity, balance and healing for our clients it also helps maintain a healthy therapist, preventing strain, wear and tear on the therapist’s joints/muscles.

        Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

        January 2018: 27th-28th    Tutor: Yvonne Lockhart

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        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy - Fast Track
        Jan
        22
        9:30 AM09:30

        ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy - Fast Track

        This course is an absolute essential for any Therapist involved in the Complementary Therapy and Care Industry.

        Training to become a Clinical Aromatherapist will give you the specialist knowledge needed to be able to blend and prescribe for your clients specific needs. This practice will also enable you to treat clients and prevent health problems.

        This course is designed to train a complete beginner up to a professional Aromatherapist. It also includes learning your Holistic Massage routine for performing a full body treatment on your client. 

        On this course, you will learn the properties of 45+ essential oils and how to use them appropriately and safely as well as learning to blend to make your own creams and lotions. You will be given a depth of knowledge in diseases and disorders of the whole body as well as advanced massage techniques, lymphatic drainage and acupressure points. 

        JANUARY 2018:

        22nd Jan- 2nd Feb

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        Understanding Pre-Blended Oils
        Jan
        18
        9:30 AM09:30

        Understanding Pre-Blended Oils

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        This masterclass is designed for therapists who would like to use pre-blended oils in a safe and informed way to enhance their body treatments.

        Pre-blended oils are easily bought from suppliers and often used without knowledge of

        contra-indications of essential oils in certain medical conditions.  This course will cover aspects of safety, reactions and therapeutic effects of a number of common essential oils.

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        18th January 21081

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        Massage Refresher
        Jan
        17
        9:30 PM21:30

        Massage Refresher

        This workshop is aimed at:  

        • Therapists who have not used their skills for a while, career break, starting a family
        • Professionals who want to brush up on their existing qualifications
        • Students that have just qualified
        • Individuals who may lack confidence with certain skills, techniques and procedures
        • This is a confidence boosting & practical workshop

        Course Content:

        • Massage techniques
        • Importance of a routine
        • Discussion on individual action plans to get back on track (if needed) as a successful massage therapist
        • Practical session- perfecting the back massage
        • A look at consultation techniques Individual action plans
        • Practical session- Perfecting the full body massage
        • Feedback

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        17th January 2018

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        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)
        Jan
        15
        9:30 AM09:30

        Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        The pregnancy massage training day will enable students to further their massage techniques, perform massage techniques on pregnant women, and enable them to gain specialist insurance.

        Course Content:

        • Mainly practical work throughout the day
        • Contra-indications
        • Adaptation of existing massage routines
        • Positioning of client
        • Benefits
        • Round ligament pain in pregnancy
        • Female reproductive system
        • Role of Relaxin in pregnancy
        • Client care

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        Monday 15th January 2018

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        ITEC Level 3 Sports Massage Diploma- Fast Track
        Jan
        15
        9:30 AM09:30

        ITEC Level 3 Sports Massage Diploma- Fast Track

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        The foundation of the Level 3 is your understanding of how the body functions and heals itself. You will learn your Anatomy & Physiology (Unit 451) prior to the class contact days (via e-learning) about the body cells, skin, skeletal, muscular, vascular, lymphatic, nervous, endocrine, digestive, respiratory and urinary systems. 

        When you start class attendance you will learn postural assessment, range of movement tests and developing your basic massage hand skills as well as myofascial release techniques/deep friction. You will develop a foundation in understanding the core benefits of sports massage and how the body heals itself from injury.

        This course requires attendance of 8 days over two consecutive weeks, 9.30am-4pm

        JANUARY 2018

        Mon-Thurs for 2 weeks

        15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th January 2018

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        Neck & Shoulders - Clinical Anatomy
        Jan
        12
        9:30 AM09:30

        Neck & Shoulders - Clinical Anatomy

        • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
        • Google Calendar ICS

        Want to learn more about the neck, shoulder and upper back?

        More knowledge to empower your clients to help them back to health?

        This masterclass is designed for working therapists wishing to revisit or further develop their understanding and massage techniques when working with the neck shoulders.

         

        Massage Therapists

        Whats covered on the day:

        • Finding the bony landmarks in this area and understanding the muscle groups
        • Understanding what caused stress headaches and shoulder pain
        • Identifying overused muscles and helping your client to understand how to correct their posture
        • Develop new massage techniques

        Sports Therapists

        Whats covered on the day:

        • Revisit Postural assessment (ROM), and assessment Special Tests (Level 4 students only) for the neck & shoulders
        • Palpation skills to find bony landmarks and muscles in this area
        • Understanding the Rotator cuff muscle group
        • Understanding the relationship between anterior and posterior muscles in this area (Upper Cross Syndrome)
        • Developing new massage techniques

        Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

        January: 12th

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          Indian Head Massage Refresher
          Jan
          11
          9:30 AM09:30

          Indian Head Massage Refresher

          • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
          • Google Calendar ICS

          Refresh your Indian Head Massage qualification!

          This workshop is aimed at:  

          • Therapists who have not used their skills for a while, career break, starting a family
          • Professionals who want to brush up on their existing Indian Head qualification
          • Individuals who may lack confidence with certain skills, techniques and procedures
          • This is a confidence boosting & practical workshop

          Attendance on 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

          11th January 2018

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          Certificate in Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)
          Dec
          7
          9:30 AM09:30

          Certificate in Hot Stone Therapy (FHT Accredited)

          • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
          • Google Calendar ICS

          Hot Stone Therapy is an advanced therapeutic massage technique using the applications of thermotherapy and cryotherapy. This involves the use of heated volcanic basalt stones and cold marble stones.

          This extremely popular therapy originates from ancient Native American traditions. Whilst hot stone treatment provides deep relaxation, positivity, balance and healing for our clients it also helps maintain a healthy therapist, preventing strain, wear and tear on the therapist’s joints/muscles.

          Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

          December: 7th-8th    Tutor: Annette Stoker

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          ITEC Level 4 Sports Massage Certificate - Monday/Tuesday Attendance
          Dec
          4
          9:30 AM09:30

          ITEC Level 4 Sports Massage Certificate - Monday/Tuesday Attendance

          • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
          • Google Calendar ICS

          Level 4 further develops your understanding of fascial imbalances within the body, giving you specialized techniques of stretching tight muscle groups (Muscle Energy Techniques & Soft Tissue release) and special tests to identify joint and fascial defects. Level 4 will take your postural assessment techniques to the next level, allowing you to understand postural imbalances and develop your skills to correct these.

          Attendance on Mondays & Tuesdays over 10 days: 

          December: 4th , 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th, 19th

          January 2018: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th

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          Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)
          Dec
          1
          9:30 AM09:30

          Myofascial Cupping Therapy (FHT Accredited)

          • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
          • Google Calendar ICS

          This course is ideal for therapists wishing to understand more about how our body’s fascia system works.

          On this very practical, day workshop you will learn how to release the body’s  Myofascial tissue using vacuum cupping.

          What are the main benefits?

          • Reduces tight knots adhesion
          • Increases blood flow and tissue repair
          • Increases your clients range of movement of joints
          • Good to work with Neck and Back pain
          • Ideal tool for Sports Therapists
          • Reduces overuse of your hands and wrists

          Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

          December: 1st

          Additional dates:

          January: 29th

          March: 23rd

          June: 1st

          August: 3rd

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          Kinesiology & Sports Taping (FHT Accredited)
          Nov
          19
          9:30 AM09:30

          Kinesiology & Sports Taping (FHT Accredited)

          This detailed 2 day course is designed for the sports massage practitioners, sports therapists, remedial instructors, coaches and those working in the sports industry.  This course will teach the safe and effective application of a number of taping techniques to cover joint stability of all the major joints. Techniques taught can be used for practitioners that work in both clinic environments as well as in a sports team. The aim of this course is to enable learners to gain the practical and theoretical skills necessary to provide taping and strapping for the Sport and Leisure Industry.

          Course Content:

          • Contraindications, (health and safety, hygiene)
          • Different taping products including zinc oxide and kinesiology tape
          • Practical applications of taping and strapping to ankle, knee, neck, back, hip, wrist, elbow and shoulder
          • Taping for injury support
          • Functional taping for sports performance
          • Acute injury management
          • Management of specific conditions

          The course is divided into theory study and practical. Students are able to consolidate their learning and practice techniques between the days of teaching. Class sizes will be no more than 12 students, meaning students get maximum Tutor support.

          Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 5pm : 

          November: 19th & 26th (+ option to attend on the 23rd Nov: 6pm-9pm)

          Additional dates:

          February: 3rd & 10th (+ option to attend on the 8th Feb: 6pm-9pm)

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          Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate
          Nov
          18
          9:30 PM21:30

          Essential First Aid - 3 Year Certificate

          The Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW) training course will enable you to have the knowledge and skills to give first aid to your clients and understand your responsibilities as a therapist under The Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations 1981 and Professional Codes of Conduct. You will gain a 3 year Certificate with this training.

          Course Content:

          • Practical, verbal and written assessment will take place throughout the day
          • Roles and responsibilities of a first aider
          • First aid kits and record keeping
          • Infection Control
          • Basic life support including CPR
          • Effectively manage an unconscious casualty
          • Managing seizures and anaphylaxis
          • How to respond to a choking casualty
          • Dealing with wounds and bleeding
          • Prevention and control of shock
          • Recognising the presence of common major illnesses
          • Provide treatment for minor injuries
            (cuts, grazes, minor burns or scalds)

          Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

          November: 18th

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          ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy - Fast Track
          Nov
          13
          9:30 AM09:30

          ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy - Fast Track

          Level 4 further develops your understanding of fascial imbalances within the body, giving you specialized techniques of stretching tight muscle groups (Muscle Energy Techniques & Soft Tissue release) and special tests to identify joint and fascial defects. Level 4 will take your postural assessment techniques to the next level, allowing you to understand postural imbalances and develop your skills to correct these. 

          This course requires attendance Monday – Friday for two consecutive weeks, 9.30am-4pm

          NOVEMBER 2017

          13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th November

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          Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)
          Nov
          11
          9:30 AM09:30

          Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)

          • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
          • Google Calendar ICS

          This treatment is another invaluable ‘add-on’ for the Massage Therapist. It has become a well recognised treatment amongst clients and is increasingly becoming a popular request.  Upon completion this course enable students to gain a high level, well recognised qualification in this field.

          This course is equally suitable if you are new to complementary therapies. You may wish to join if you would like to learn a healing therapeutic skill to use with family members and friends. In this case you may choose not to sit the professional assessment and will receive a Cotswold Academy certificate of attendance.

          Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

          November: 11th - 12th

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          Massage Refresher
          Nov
          9
          9:30 PM21:30

          Massage Refresher

          This workshop is aimed at:  

          • Therapists who have not used their skills for a while, career break, starting a family
          • Professionals who want to brush up on their existing qualifications
          • Students that have just qualified
          • Individuals who may lack confidence with certain skills, techniques and procedures
          • This is a confidence boosting & practical workshop

          Course Content:

          • Massage techniques
          • Importance of a routine
          • Discussion on individual action plans to get back on track (if needed) as a successful massage therapist
          • Practical session- perfecting the back massage
          • A look at consultation techniques Individual action plans
          • Practical session- Perfecting the full body massage
          • Feedback

          Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

          November: 9th

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          Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)
          Nov
          3
          9:30 AM09:30

          Pregnancy Massage (FHT Accredited)

          • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
          • Google Calendar ICS

          The pregnancy massage training day will enable students to further their massage techniques, perform massage techniques on pregnant women, and enable them to gain specialist insurance.

          Course Content:

          • Mainly practical work throughout the day
          • Contra-indications
          • Adaptation of existing massage routines
          • Positioning of client
          • Benefits
          • Round ligament pain in pregnancy
          • Female reproductive system
          • Role of Relaxin in pregnancy
          • Client care

          Attendance over 1 day 9.30am - 4pm : 

          November: 3rd

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          Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)
          Nov
          1
          9:30 AM09:30

          Indian Head Massage (FHT Accredited)

          • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
          • Google Calendar ICS

          This treatment is another invaluable ‘add-on’ for the Massage Therapist. It has become a well recognised treatment amongst clients and is increasingly becoming a popular request.  Upon completion this course enable students to gain a high level, well recognised qualification in this field.

          This course is equally suitable if you are new to complementary therapies. You may wish to join if you would like to learn a healing therapeutic skill to use with family members and friends. In this case you may choose not to sit the professional assessment and will receive a Cotswold Academy certificate of attendance.

          Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

          November: 1st - 2nd

          Additional dates:

          November: 11th - 12th

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          Trigger Point Massage (FHT Accredited)
          Oct
          19
          9:30 AM09:30

          Trigger Point Massage (FHT Accredited)

          • 24 Thomas Street Cirencester, GL7 2BD United Kingdom (map)
          • Google Calendar ICS

          This two day workshop is designed for therapists who wish to improve their anatomy knowledge, hand skills and understand trigger points.

          Course Content:

          • Trigger points; what they are and how to treat them
          • Learn six commonly worked on muscles.  Find their origins and insertions
          • Develop hand skills using other techniques, fists, forearms and elbows
          • Find out about overuse syndrome, what it is and how we help our clients
          • Develop observation skill in basic postural assessment

          Attendance over 2 days 9.30am - 4pm : 

          October: 19th - 20th

          Additional dates:

          February: 1st - 2nd

          April: 26th - 27th

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          ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage- Evening Attendance
          Oct
          17
          9:30 AM09:30

          ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage- Evening Attendance

          This ITEC Diploma in Massage is designed to teach from complete beginner up to professional level.
          Upon successful completion of this course, you will be a professional massage therapist and will be able to gain insurance to practise upon the general public and gain membership of professional associations.

          EVENING ATTENDANCE (over 20 evenings):

          October: 17th, 31st

          November: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th

          December: 5th, 12th, 19th

          January '18: 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th

          February' 18: 6th, 19th, 20th, 26th, 27th

          March'18: 5th, 6th

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