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Novice Class for the Beginner
October 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm$50
Novice is an introduction to therapeutic Swedish massage taught by one or more of our experienced faculty members. Whether you plan to study at DiscoveryPoint in the Professional Licensing Program or simply want to learn the basics of how to provide a good back and neck rub to friends and family this class is designed for you. You will be introduced to:
- Guidelines for choosing appropriate massage supplies
- Proper use of tables and other equipment
- Basic grounding and centering techniques for massage
- Proper mechanics for the “big 3” Swedish massage strokes; effleurage, petrissage, and friction
- Basic massage sequences for the back and neck
Join us at our beautiful facility and experience what learning is all about at the DiscoveryPoint School of Massage.
Note: Students will be practicing what they learn on each other. Please bring a set of twin sheets with pillowcase.