Upon completion of this course, learners will be able to gain the necessary underpinning knowledge in Geriatric Massage covering its effects and benefits. The main knowledge the Learner develop is the safe practice to perform a sequence of massage covering hands/arm, back and head/neck on the elderly (Theory and practical), taking in consideration endangerment sites, contraindications and physical state. This module forms an integral and holistic aspect in Eldercare for dignity and for maintaining a quality of life.
What will I learn?
Effects and benefits
Safe and effective practices
Sequence of massage covering limbs (upper and lower), face and back covering both lying and seating positions
Selection of acupressure points suitable for elderly
32 hours (8 sessions)
Course Fee $390
PLSE, ESS WPLN L3 English/Chinese or equivalent
Trainees must pass the Final Assessment as Competent