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Massage Courses

Many suffer with digestive tract dysfunction, this course will teach you effective techniques to treat the abdominal area.

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Advanced Deep Abdominal Colon Accredited Diploma Massage Course

One day professional diploma course for professional massage therapists, including Myofascial Release of the abdomen and deep colon massage. A sought after treatment for those looking for a safe alternative to colonic hydrotherapy.

If you feel one day is not enough training, you are able to come back to repeat the course again free of charge. However, due to small classes this is rare but available if required.

No case studies are required - no written exams, certificate given on the day on completion of a successful practical assessment with your tutor.

If you feel one day is not enough training, you are able to come back to repeat the course again free of charge. However, due to small classes this is rare but available if required.

Why is this course so popular?

A large number of the population these days suffer with some digestive tract dysfunction. Many therapists do not feel 100% confident treating this area of the body or are looking for more effective techniques to treat the abdominal area.
This course teaches you the techniques to treat a number of conditions associated with the colon and abdomen and will therefore help to increase your client base.

One day insurable accredited course - maximum of 6 in a class, keeping it small ensuring individual attention.

We have many venues and dates on offer in London and all around the UK including Ireland.

This is an insurable course allowing you to use this therapy with the general public and charge for it.

This course was put together by one of our top tutors, making sure you gain the most important techniques on the market today.

This course is for therapists with a level 3 qualification in full body massage only.

Not sure your qualification will be accepted?

Please check that your qualification is accepted before booking - this information can be found here, no need to email us. You will find all the information required by clicking on the above Accreditation & Entry Requirements tab.

Course Accredited by the following bodies:

Accredited Certified & Insurable Course - Price £145.00

Our Advanced Deep Abdominal Colon Massage Course includes

  •     Understanding what can cause a dysfunction in the colon
  •     Myofascial Release of the abdomen
  •     Palpation of the colon
  •     Deep massage techniques to promote a healthy colon
  •     Applying a detoxifying body mask
  •     Incorporating lifestyle changes for healthy digestion

This Course Will Teach You How to Apply

Specific techniques that enable the therapist to treat a number of conditions associated with the colon such as constipation, bloating and IBS, and will give the therapist the confidence to apply deeper pressure in the abdominal cavity.

This course holds between 5 - 13 CPD points (all professional bodies are different please check with the one you are registered with for confirmation of points they award for one day courses)

Outcomes of the Course

At the end of the day participants will have a good understanding of:

  •     the conditions affecting healthy function of the colon
  •     palpation of the colon and how to treat colonic congestion
  •     recognising compacted areas within the colon
  •     the effect that our emotions, stress & diet have on our digestive transit.


What conditions can this massage used for?

  •     Sluggish or lazy bowel
  •     Constipation
  •     IBS, Crohns disease, colitis
  •     Pain in the pelvis, lower back, shoulders and ribs
  •     Trapped wind & bloating
  •     Aiding digestion
  •     Increasing energy levels
  •     Improving mood

Once you have completed this course

You will be able to expand your client base by offering a safe, non invasive, non medical,
drug free treatment to clients affected by a large number of conditions affecting the bowels.

98' to present date
© Gateway Workshops, students are not authorised to teach this course unless through Gateway. This is a therapist course only, information is copyright and to be used with their clients only and not taught to others.

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Please note this is an advanced massage course. Please Check you have the right qualifications for this Course Before Booking - CLICK HERE

You are required to have previous massage experience - You must have a level 3 in Full Body Massage, ITEC level 3, VTCT level 3 or similar.

Please note if your previous training was a weekend massage or 1 - 3 day course, this is not a level 3 that's required (not enough practical hours) and not accepted.

Certificates, Times, Venue and Balance Payment Information.

Certificates are given on the day of training, a recognised Gateway Diploma qualification.

For course times, venue information, what to wear etc please use/click on the information tabs above where this information can be found.

The balance of the course fee is paid direct to the tutor and they will contact you by email as soon as the deposit is paid for the course.

Course Manuals

All course manuals are included in the price of the course - you will get a bound hard copy course manual given to you on the day of your training.

Our Extra Gifts to You!

You will also get a complimentary Anatomy and Physiology manual as our gift to you - worth £10!
This is given to you when you sign up for a course as an e-manual, via a link in your course confirmation from your tutor.

You do NOT have to read this before your course.

You do NOT have to bring it with you as it is for later reference if you need it.

It is an extra manual to save you having to buy Anatomy and Physiology books later saving you money.

We also send you the Gateway therapist accounts package after you have completed a course with us - complimentary worth £10!

Course Accreditations

This course is insurable and accredited by the professional bodies, Guild of Holistic Therapists, ABT - Associated Beauty Therapists, CTHA, FHT, Towergate, BABTAC.

For more information, see Accreditation & Entry Requirements information tab above

Certifications/Qualifications Attained

Gateway accredited/recognised diploma

Insurable allowing you to gain insurance and use therapy with the general public and charge.

Specialising in small classes for individual attention

Why book with us - Accredited, Established, Trusted, Recognised and Insurable Qualifications

15 CPD course points has been awarded for this course by the beauty guild, 10 points by FHT and 5 by Embody - please check with whom you are registered for their guidelines on how many points they award for one day courses as they all differ.

For Existing CTHA Members

You can attend this course and gain your CPD points through the CTHA as it is recognised as additional learning and students are able to get insurance cover through Holistic Insurance Services who will add it to the therapists insurance.

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