1 MONTH MASSAGE CERTIFICATION COURSE
Incorporating techniques of Ayurveda, Thai Yoga, Swedish & Reflexology.
Duration: 26 days
1 WEEK MASSAGE CERTIFICATAION - 4 Independent levels
Duration: Each level is 5 days – 20h
Level 1: Theory Part I– Anatomy, Physiology, all what you need to know about massage, how to prepare yourself and the therapy room.
Level 2: Practice Part I – Full body massage made with hands.
Level 3: Practice Part II– Massage made with feet, Thai yoga strechings and reflexology.
Level 4: Theory Part II – Chakras, doshas and Gunas, Cristal-therapy, Aromatherapy, smudging, color-therapy, music-therapy.
Languages: English (occasional translation is possible in Spanish, French and Portuguese).
Sponsored by:SONIA INDIGO ACADEMY & SHAKTI ASHRAM, HEALING CENTER & ACADEMY
Through the course of the Massage Certification, you will learn how to make a complete massage of 1h to 2h using your hands, feet, strechings and reflexology, Thai Yoga, Swedish and Ayurvedic Massage techniques. Each participant will have the opportunity to practice and receive massage as well as to practice yoga and meditation.
We respect all religious and spiritual practices and are sensitive to all beliefs. This retreat works for all.
You can participate in this course to:
Get answers and insights about the next steps for your professional life;
To heal your emotions;
As a get-away-from-it-all retreat;
As a way to meet new positive and loving friends;
As an opportunity to spend time with Sonia Indigo in the healing energies of Varkala.
If you are dreaming of becoming a Professional Massage Therapist, then this 1 month massage certification is for you!
If you dream of a spiritually enriching profession working with massage, energetic and spiritual healing, this unique Healing Massage Certification delivered by Sonia will be perfect for you! Sonia focuses on you closely, building your confidence as a practitioner to channel healing and conduct Healing Massage Therapy sessions. Sonia guides you through step by step and as an experienced healer and massage therapist can provide you with insights and support helping you to become the masseur and therapist you wish to be.
Spend an enriching and powerful month with Sonia as she help you tune into your natural intuition using effective healing skills! You can become a Professional Massage Therapist using these tools! Sonia has many years of experience in guiding students in this area of healing. You can transform your life, increase your self-empowerment, feel and experience physical and spiritual healing, the course will open up your life to the power of these healing energies helping you to be a successful professional therapist! You will be able to not only transform your own life, but also the life of others, increasing your self confidence, experience physical and spiritual healing. Your life will feel empowered by your new knowledge and able to make your desire to heal a reality.
We respect all religious and spiritual practices and are sensitive to all beliefs. Reiki Therapy works for all and can easing be incorporated into other healing modalities.
This course is a profound experience that helps to establish a firm foundation of inner discipline. The course is based on the traditional knowledge of Ayurveda, Thai Yoga, Swedish and Reflexology massage system in which students will be able to offer a magic experience to their clients. It is an intensive and trans-formative experience taught by a disciple of recognized international Schools. During the Massage Training Course, students will be able to develop their skills as Massage Therapists and perform a professional massage.
A professional Certificate from the Indigo Academy is awarded on successful completion of the course.
At the end of the one month Massage Course, you’ll be eligible to be a licensed Massage Therapist and you’ll receive a certificate that’s suitable for framing. This paraprofessional worldwide designation demonstrates that you’ve taken extra training to understand the physical and energetic bodies, and underscores your preparation to give Professional Healing Massage Therapies.
A sincere desire to learn and openness to healing techniques is required.
What to Bring: Comfortable clothes, slippers, notebooks, pens, 1 towel, 1 beach pareo or small sheet, Ayurvedic massage oil, disposable baby towels. These items can usually be purchased in the Cliff, (5 min walking) or in Varkala town,( 10 min by rickshaw).
Trivandrum International Airport: From the airport you can reach Varkala by taxi, train or bus, it’s about 50 km distance, 1 hour ride. We can arrange a taxi (1500INR) for you if you provide your flight details.
Cochin Airport: From Cochin to Varkala, you can take a train or a taxi (4h).
There are also Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai Airports (among others in India), that are quite far from Varkala. It can take one to two days for you to reach here.
Before the massage practice classes:
Take out all the accessories, earrings, bracelets, watch, rings, etc. If you have long hair, put your hair in a pony tail;
One hour hour before the massage practical training avoid to eat.
Make sure you go to the toilet. You don’t want to have to get up in the middle of your massage;
Talk to the teacher if you are concerned about anything related with your massage or your health state. Let us know if you are undergoing any medical treatment;
Arrive on time to insure that you are not stressed or anxious.
Receiving a massage is not recommended if:
Tumors, cancer, cold, flu, bronchitis, open wounds, muscle ruptures, tendon ruptures, muscle and tendon partial tears, contusions, burns, chilblains and broken bones, periostitis, rheumatoid arthritis and gout, bursitis, myositis ossificans, infections of the skin and soft tissue, thrombosis, artificial blood vessels, bleeding disorders, menstruation.
Level 1: Theory Part I– Anatomy, Physiology, all what you need to know about massage, how to prepare yourself and the therapy room. (11 to 15 March 2019)
Level 2: Practice Part I – Full body massage made with hands. (18 to 22 March 2019)
Level 3: Practice Part II– Massage made with feet, Thai yoga strechings and reflexology. (25 to 29 March 2019)
Level 4: Theory Part II – Chakras, doshas and Gunas, Cristal-therapy, Aromatherapy, smudging, color-therapy, music-therapy. (1 to 5 April 2019)
Course Fees In INR (Indian Rupees) / Euros by Payment Date
1 Month – 80h Massage Course:
Price: 69.000 Indian Rupees
Early Birds: 58.700Inr (15% discount when booking and completing payment within more than 6 months before the event).
Private Tuition Available with the following prices for groups less than 10 participants:
From 6 to 9 students: 72.450Inr
From 3 to 6 students: 75.900 Inr
From 1 to 3 students: 79.350 Inr
1 Week Course – 4 Independent levels 20h each level:
Price – 21.000 Indian Rupees
Private Tuition Available with the following prices for groups less than 10 participants:
From 6 to 9 students: 22.050Inr
From 3 to 6 students: 23.100 Inr
From 1 to 3 students: 24.150 Inr
The Payment Includes: Manuals, Professional Massage Therapist Diploma for the students who complete the 4 levels, Certificate of Presence (for the students who attend to 1, 2 or 3 levels), and group photo (in digital format).
Prices with accommodation not included (optional).
PRICES FOR INDIAN CITIZENS
Indian citizens with proved residence in India, have 20% discount over all the prices mentioned above. In order to use this discount you have to send us by email your Indian ID card, or Indian Passport (The document has to have your photo and full name), and an address prove (with your name and address). Please contact us for further information’s about the payment.
For all prices consider the Indian Rupees information.
Rates of Indian Rupee are variable according with the International banks exchange rates.
RISK-FREE SATISFACTION GUARANTEE / CANCELLATION POLICY
If you are unable to attend for any reason, you may have someone substitute for your participation in the program. email the Sonia Indigo Academy at least 30 days prior to the event to transfer your enrollment. A 500Inr fee will apply. Previously transferred and complimentary tickets are not eligible.
If you are unable to attend and do not wish to substitute, contact our Customer Service Department. We will convert your enrollment to a non-refundable voucher which must be used within one year from your original event date. Some restrictions apply. This voucher is valid for the events, therapies and private sessions on the Indigo Academy.
Once the event commences, Customers seeking a refund will need to contact Sonia booth during the Day 2 at the event. Refunds are authorized at the event only. You must have attended the event up until the Day 1 afternoon meal break and request your refund Customer Service Desk during the Day 1 afternoon meal break. At your option, we will apply your tuition to any Sonia Indigo’s event, or send you a full refund. Simply turn in your workbook to Sonia Indigo at the end of the 1st morning. Complimentary enrollments are not eligible for refund.
Hotel accommodations are not included in the price of the course registration.
You can pay via bank transfer, by Western Union or cash.
The attendees are responsible for the transaction fees.
Once we have received your application form, we will send you all the information on how to pay.
COURSE’S TEACHER CANCELLATION
In the highly unlikely event that we must cancel the workshop, we reserve the right to cancel for any reason. If we determine that the workshop cancellation is necessary, we will refund your full payment.
RESERVATION OF YOUR PLACE
To reserve your place, is required payment in advance with the course inscription.
Once you reserve and pay for your place on the event, we will send you the adress of Shakti Ashram and how to reach here, as well as our phone number.
INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR PASSES
Your event passes can be viewed and printed from the confirmation email you will receive after the payment is confirmed.
You’ll need to print your event passes and bring them with you to the event as this is your pass into the event.
If you have any questions please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
YOU ARE HELPING THE ONES IN NEED BY REGISTERING TO THIS COURSE
A percentage of the total profit will be donated to Indigo Foundation, a non-profit Organization that develop and funds projects for the less fortunate, and brings innovative and altruist ideas to the community.
We offer one scholarship per year, in a Massage Course, depending on life / work conditions of the student that applies for it.
If you would like to applier for it, send us an email with a short story of your recent life, a photo, evidences that your story is true (if possible), and the reason why you want to do the course.
This is valid only for the courses that have minimum 10 students confirmed.