Swedish Basics (HSC-SWE)

Swedish BasicsAlong with being pleasurable and relaxing to experience, massage assists the body’s natural regenerative capacity. Through massage, the body releases endorphins; pain and tension are lessened.

This 30-hour course covers:

  • The muscular/skeletal system and the art of massage
  • Strokes and massage techniques — effleurage and petrissage
  • Routine for a basic, relaxing full body massage
  • Benefits, uses and contraindications for massage
  • Specific treatments to release muscular tension
  • Routines for relief of headaches, general ailments, aches and pains
  • Basic case history procedures

Note: To become a Registered Massage Therapist one must complete 2 years of full-time study and be licensed by the College of Massage Therapists.

Instructor: Joe Palumbo, R.M.T.

Pre-requisite:  Anatomy and Physiology

Fee:  $395 if taken as part of Program, $475 + HST if taken as a single course


Full-time: Mondays & Wednesdays, starting Wed. Sept 12, 2018 (9:30 am-12:30 pm), 10 classes*

Part-time: starting Tues. Nov. 20, 2018 (6:30pm-9:30pm) , 10 classes

*with scheduled break for holidays

To Register: For information or to register, please contact Maria Gallé at mariag@transformationalarts.com or 416.484.0454 ext.25 or Pat Rigby at prigby@transformationalarts.com or 416.484.0454 ext.30.

You can also register securely online through PayPal below.

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