Ashiatsu Barefoot Massage Therapy: Floor Foundations is offered as an intensive 3-day itinerary or a regular 4-day itinerary. Students complete a total of 32 in-class hours and will receive 16 Category A CEUs. The course fee of $950 + HST includes the course manual, access to online instructional videos as well as the aerial silk and CIAMT Floor Ashiatsu Installation Kit. Students supply their own massage table- can be a table with quick release cables on the legs or a table on which the legs can be unscrewed and removed temporarily or permanently.
In addition to learning how to safely and effectively perform a full body barefoot RMT massage, students will learn how to access and treat specific muscles and/or muscle groups. Class time will also be used to cover the history of barefoot massage, indications and contraindications of using the feet as a massage tool as well as a detailed lecture on how to set up your table using the CIAMT Floor Ashiatsu Installation Kit.
Pre-requisite: all students of the CIAMT must be Registered Massage Therapists (RMT), however no prior Ashiatsu experience is necessary for this course.
- PLEASE NOTE: there are two versions of this course available, one is for Graduates who have already completed at least one CIAMT course (CIAMT GRAD), the other is for any RMT who is brand new to Ashiatsu Barefoot Massage Therapy (NON-GRAD). Please ensure that when registering, you select the appropriate version on the drop-down menu!