ASHIATSU CERTIFICATE OF  ENDORSEMENT

Add an ashiatsu focus to your practice and receive our endorsement as an Elevate Barefoot Massage Practitioner by completing up to 200hrs of interactive training and practice on the table and bars.

 

Our endorsement programs are assessment-based. This means that there are no annual fees or recertification requirements. We will teach you a set of skills then assess your proficiency through one-on-one evaluations and community interaction.

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BENEFITS OF COMPLETING THE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

  • Confidence in using barefoot massage to customize sessions to meet the individual needs of your clients

  • Professional reputation upgrade as a barefoot massage specialist

  • Certificate for framing and displaying your credentials

  • Advanced notice on new courses, study trips and retreats

  • Optional listing on our therapist directory with link exchange

  • Community support and networking for your practice

  • Mentorship opportunities and possible teach assist

ASHIATSU ENDORSEMENT REQUIREMENTS

PRIMARY PRACTITIONER ENDORSEMENT 100hrs

  • 70 hours of hands-on training and practice in our core primary courses (Seated Barefoot Bodywork, Barefoot Bar Basics, Barefoot Press & Stretch, Intermediate Ashiatsu : Sidelying + Props, Acu-Thai)

  • 25 hrs additional, documented, customized practice sessions (This is the amount of documented sessions you must give after completing core coursework and practice)

  • 5 hrs to include a formal sharing of barefoot massage with your mentor/instructor, a performance evaluation and a short research/discovery assignment

ADVANCED PRACTITIONER ENDORSEMENT 100hrs

  • 70 hours of hands-on training and practice in our intermediate/advanced courses (Barefoot Fusion, Two Feet & Flow, Barefoot Massage Intensive)

  • 25 hrs additional, documented, customized practice sessions (This is the amount of documented sessions you must give after completing core coursework and practice)

  • 5 hrs to include a formal sharing of Thai massage with your mentor/instructor, a performance evaluation and a short research/discovery assignment