CPD Massage Workshops

CPD massage workshops.
Here at School of Bodywork Exeter we take pride in the variety of CPD massage workshops we have to offer. Not only are CPD workshops an essential component of our commitment to our industry it is also an opportunity for your own self development. An opportunity to connect with like minded people and build connections. We strive to bring you varied and interesting CPD massage workshops every year. Study with inspirational tutors with up to 20 years experience in the industry. We hope you like what you see, but if there is a CPD massage workshop that you cannot find – why not get in touch and we might be able to develop something unique. Continuing to study brings you better results, a wider client base and the ability to increase your income. All our CPD massage workshops give you the opportunity to build confidence, develop and enhance existing skills, refresh and deepen your knowledge, broaden your practice, feel re-inspired. These CPD massage workshops are for qualified therapists who wish to learn advanced bodywork skills, to optimise and enhance your existing practice, while gaining valuable CPD points. Click here to print an A4 list of our comprehensive Massage Courses, Massage Diplomas & CPD days.

Deep Tissue Massage for Back: £110.“The main cause for work days lost was musculoskeletal conditions (neck and back pain), leading to 31 million days lost” NHS. Learn invaluable techniques to keep your patients healthy, active, mobile and pain free. Back-ache is the most common complaint we are presented with as therapists. Learn invaluable techniques for those awkward to shift back problems. Review relevant muscles, address common disorders and learn effective assessment procedures. Your patients will be overjoyed with the improved results. An essential addition to any therapist’s ‘toolbox’.  30th October 2018 6 CPD points awarded by APNT  More details and booking.

Deep Tissue Massage for Neck and Chest: £110. Invaluable techniques, for difficult to shift neck & chest problems. Review muscles, address imbalance, learn techniques for common disorders such as whiplash, and breathing restrictions. Effectively treat scalenes, SCM, pectorals, levator scapular. Learn to asses and re-asses movement of the neck and witness the effectiveness of your work. A must for all therapists. 6th November 2018 6 CPD points awarded by APNT More details and booking.

Deep Tissue Massage for Shoulder & Arm: £110. How often can you not quite get to the bottom of that painful or restricted shoulder problem? Learn invaluable techniques to free up restrictions, review relevant muscles and common disorders, learn invaluable assessment procedures. Leave with the tools to achieve better results. 6 CPD points awarded by APNT 27th November 2018 More details and booking.

Deep Tissue Massage for Hip & Leg: £110. In-depth anatomy, common disorders, assessment and treatment. Advanced techniques to include METs, palpation, compression, METs mobilizations and side lying techniques to access ITB and other muscle groups. 6 CPD points awarded by APNT. 11th December 2018 More details and booking.

Body Reading & Postural Observation: £110. This invaluable workshop teaches you to “read” the body and what to do with the information acquired. Recognise, for example areas where superficial and deep tissues are stuck and how to resolve this bringing pain relief to patients. assess where patients hold their weight and what muscles are therefore compromised.  8th January 2019 6 CPD points awarded by APNT. 8th January 2019More details and booking.

Injury Management: £110Acute, Sub Acute, Chronic: Assessment, an understanding of cause of injury, appropriate treatment protocol, introduction to the use of thermo-therapy and cryo-therapy. 5th February 2019. 6 CPD points awarded by APNT. Booking Available at the bottom of this page.

Advanced Massage Techniques 2 day course: £210. To reduce pain and increase mobility whilst protecting your body. Myofascial Release techniques including sacro-lumbar disengagement. Incredibly effective MET’s (muscle energy techniques for. Stretch and advanced Mobilisations with an influence from Thai massage. STR (soft tissue release) and NMT (neuro-muscular techniques). You will gain amazing results with these varied and effective techniques. February 26th & 5th March 2019More details and booking. 12 CPD points awarded by APNT. 

Home Care Advice, referral and re-booking: £110. Learn really effective home care techniques to support your clinical work, empower patients and get better results. Practitioner responsibility and referral. 12th March 2019. 6 CPD points awarded by APNT Booking Available at the bottom of this page.

Special Needs Massage. £110. A fascinating workshop. Learn to work confidently with and greatly enhance the lives of both adults and children with severe additional needs including Cerebral Palsy, Autism, ADHD, touch phobia and wheel chair bound, get rid of the dogma. More details and booking. 6 CPD points awarded by APNT.

Spine and Sacrum (MFR Adv): Learn to effectively release the sacrum, deal with lateral shifts and rotations through the torso, balance the pelvic girdle and release the erector spinae. Invaluable techniques for MFR graduates. More details and booking. 6 CPD Points awarded by APNT.

Rebounding otherwise knows as Pulsing: Learn to rock the body or body-part rhythmically, as a diagnostic tool, to help release tension and trauma, this technique can be done as part of a treatment or as a stand alone therapy, it can be done clothed.  More details and booking. 6 CPD points awarded by APNT.

Cranial and Intraoral (MFR Adv): Learn advanced techniques to bring space into the cranium and allow for self correction, techniques may be useful for migraine, birth trauma among others. MFR graduates only. Intraoral to be carried out with latex gloves. More details and booking. 6 CPD Points awarded by APNT.

Unwinding (MFR Adv): Learn how to facilitate and experience myofascial unwinding, the spontaneous movement of the body or body part during an MFR treatment. This is a safe and effective way of releasing restrictions and emotional holding patterns from the subconscious. £195 More details and booking. 12 CPD Points awarded by APNT.

CPD Massage Workshops: 10 – 5pm
Please see courses above and click on “more details and booking” to take you to the correct page.

Body Reading & Postural Observation: 8th January 2019

Injury Management: 5th February 2019

Advanced Massage Techniques: 26th February and 5th March 2019

Home Care Advice, Referral and Re-booking: 12th March 2019

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Fees are non-refundable. If at least 4 weeks notice is given your fee can be transferred to another course. Your fee will confirm your place on the course and your commitment to training.

Entry Requirements:

All students are required to have a professional qualification in Anatomy Physiology and Massage, and have a current practice.

CPD massage workshops: Bringing anatomy to life

We were fortunate to have a small group which facilitated our learning.

Kaya Woods

CPD massage workshops: Advanced neck massage.

The teaching as always with the School of Bodywork has been nurturing and inspirational.

Belinda Silcox

CPD massage workshops: Seated massage techniques.

Great content and very inspirational teaching.

Alice Pollak

Emma is a tremendous teacher, with the ability to help students understand all the realms of massage, she should be writing books, making DVDs and doing talks around the country! Every massage therapist needs some time with you, inspirational, knowledgeable and kept me laughing in times of need; thanks!

Ruth Collier

CPD massage workshops: Supportive tutors.

An excellent exploration of the skills and sensitivites required to massage patients with Special Needs – Thank you

Jane Woods

A sensitive and experienced practitioner placing an importance on energy and how best to work. Learnt practical and useable techniques and it was great to share information with the group. Thank you.

Lorna Wagstaff

A very therapeutic day – informative, thought provoking and nurturing too. Drawing different elements into the general theme of Special Needs.

Danny O'Reilly

Lovely day, great people on the course making it a worthwhile CPD day. Helpful and informative. Emma always trains using her experiences, which is wonderful.

Lorna Wagstaff