“Thank you so much for teaching me. I love your passion and energy for supporting parents and babies and your course materials cover everything in so much depth. I feel inspired and enthusiastic about setting up my own business and I love the ethos of Blossom & Berry”-HG
This course will enable you to teach baby massage to groups of parents and on a one to one basis from 8 weeks. It is a fully comprehensive course which covers all aspects of becoming a professional teacher and teaching baby massage. Included in the course is a course manual covering the following modules;
INTRODUCTION, ETHICS AND PROFESSIONALISM
HISTORY AND BENEFITS OF BABY MASSAGE AND THEORIES OF ATTACHMENT
ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF THE INFANT
LEARNING THE BABY MASSAGE ROUTINE
HOW TO TEACH AND FACILITATE GROUPS
MARKETING AND BUSINESS
ONLINE ACCESS TO HOURS OF REAL TEACHING EXAMPLES, MINI LECTURES AND REAL CLASS FOOTAGE ESSENTIAL TO COMPLEMENT YOUR STUDY AND KNOWLEDGE.
All course materials also include recordings of mini lectures on subjects covered on the course. We also include footage of real classes as well as films of the whole massage routine.
A basic knowledge of human biology (GCSE/O level preferred but not essential. An interest in supporting and working with parents and babies. An understanding of the benefits of massage. A good command of the language in which you will be teaching and excellent communication skills. A positive and motivated attitude to study and business. Accreditation We are accredited by the Federation of Holistic Therapists for all our in person and group training on baby massage and baby yoga and all our courses are recognised by Westminster Indemnity Insurance. All courses are also accredited by Blossom & Berry. Training is of a very high standard. Gayle Berry has written and designed all course materials and has a PGCE in Teaching and Delivering Learning to the adult education sector.Gayle has ten years experience as a teacher and is also the author of a successful book “Baby Massage-Expert know-how at your fingertips”. She has worked on numerous media projects in the field.
Timescales for study Most students complete the diploma within four months and can begin professional practice.
£799-ONE TO ONE
inclusive of all training and ongoing support.
There are no licence fees to pay.
Study and Practice Development
After achieving this qualification you can continue to study with us and develop your practice by accessing the courses below;
Blossom & Berry Baby Confidence Instructor
Blossom & Berry Baby Yoga Instructor
Blossom & Berry Learn, Stretch & Play Instructor
Blossom & Berry Story Stretch Instructor
Blossom & Berry Massage for Older Children Instructor
Soothe Settle & Sleep Program
Further videos on the importance of attachment, emotional intelligence, skin contact and connection.
All inspiring and designed to enable you to understand the wider benefits of positive interaction and communication between parents and babies in our sessions.
There is also a great PDF attached here which summarises the benefits of human touch for infants.