This unique course by Gayle Berry of Blossom & Berry and Kathryn Marshall, baby massage instructor and graduate in music from the Royal Academy of Music is designed to bring all the benefits of early music development and touch together for the benefits of parents and babies.
This course is can be taken by anyone with a baby massage instructor qualification either with Blossom & Berry or independently as part of your continous professional development and to help you extend and expand your classes to clients.
The course includes will enable you to teach a developmental baby massage routine with lullabies and songs to groups of parents and on a one to one basis. It is a fully comprehensive course which covers all aspects of becoming a professional teacher and teaching baby massage with music.
It also includes the benefits of sound and music for relaxation for parents and babies.
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 A SHORT DEVELOPMENTAL BABY MASSAGE ROUTINE
BENEFITS OF MUSIC FOR BABIES AND CHILDREN-FULL LESSON PLANS AND MUSICAL RESOURCES FOR THE COURSE.
HOW TO TEACH AND FACILITATE GROUPS
MARKETING AND BUSINESS
ONLINE ACCESS TO HOURS OF REAL TEACHING EXAMPLES, MINI LECTURES ESSENTIAL TO COMPLEMENT YOUR STUDY AND KNOWLEDGE.
All course materials also include recordings of mini lectures on subjects covered on the course.
A basic knowledge of human biology (GCSE/O level preferred but not essential.
A baby massage qualification.
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.
We are accredited by the Blossom & Berry 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.
Requirements to achieve your certficate and timescales for study
You do not need to do case studies for this course. There are modules which have short answer questions to assess your knowledge but you must only submit one written module to us on the benefits of music and infant development to complete the course. Most students complete the diploma within a month and can begin professional practice.
From £399.00 inclusive of all training and ongoing support.
Module 4-Baby Massage and Music Routine
Introduction to Lullaby Massage and Blossom & Berry Baby Massage Routine
Developmental baby massage routine
Teaching plans & videos for Lullaby Massage Course
Yoga inspired breathing, gentle stretches and sound work for parents
Music Playlists For Classes
Lullaby Massage Music tracks for use in classes
- Introduction to Lullaby Massage and Blossom & Berry Baby Massage Routine
- Developmental baby massage routine
- Teaching plans & videos for Lullaby Massage Course
- Yoga inspired breathing, gentle stretches and sound work for parents
- Music Playlists For Classes
- Lullaby Massage Music tracks for use in classes
- Safe Practice