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October 15th 2022 – 7 places left
February 4th 2023 – 8 places left
The workshop location
Brathay Hall, Ambleside, the Lake District
Price (includes lunch)
|15th October 2022||10am- 4.30pm||£140|
|4th February 2023||10am-4.30pm||£140|
About the day
Help yourself to a hot drink.
At the end of the workshop you will be able to give your partner, friends and family a brilliant massage.
You also receive access to a digital handbook with videos and notes to aid in your home massage therapy sessions.
Some of the massage techniques learnt
- Effleurage- the relaxing warmup move
- Wringing- soothe the nervous system
- Reinforced hands- to target tightness
- Forearm sweeps- iron out tension
Does this workshop give you a professional qualification?
You will receive a certificate of attendance on the day.
If you would like to become qualified and insured to carry out massage on paying customers, please refer to the Level 3 Diploma in Deep Tissue Massage – the Lake District page for an accredited course.
If you are an existing massage therapist and want to develop your massage routine, this workshop is a great way to learn some deep tissue and hands-free massage techniques to enhance your skillset.
About the location
Brathay Hall in Ambleside
Peaceful setting – Free onsite parking – Charitable Organisation
Brathay Hall is located 25 minutes walk away, or a few minutes drive from Ambleside town centre. Facilities at Brathay include free parking, a lunch cafeteria, comfortable meeting rooms and onsite accommodation.
Brathay is a charitable organisation. Each service offered runs as part of their social enterprise aiming to enhance wellbeing and create long-lasting personal change. Any surplus income generated is used to fund life-changing programmes for children, young people and families facing challenges in their lives.
Brathay Hall offer a lower rate for students on training courses including the Introduction to Massage Workshop. Their reduced room rates are:
Standard single ensuite: £65
Standard twin/double: £90
Superior Twin/double: £130
The YHA in Ambleside is another popular accommodation option, around 5 minutes drive or 30 mins walk from Brathay Hall.
Ambleside is an extremely popular tourist location, so if staying over, please book your accommodation well in advance of the workshop.
”What a wonderful experience from start to finish! Devon was very professional but also very friendly. She certainly knows her stuff. I came away feeling very relaxed but also having learnt a lot! Highly recommend”Jane Collyer
The Introduction to Massage Workshop
A therapeutic, relaxing day
Ideal for beginners, or for existing massage therapists to learn some deep tissue techniques
Learn an effective, simple routine
Group size is small (only 8 places), ensuring that you have lots of guidance and attention as you practice
Receive lots of massage
Learn a winning routine so that you can provide massage for your partner, friends or family
Gain an insight into the world of massage therapy if you are considering a career in holistic therapies
Enjoy the beautiful, lakeside setting at Brathay Hall
Free parking, refreshments and lunch is included
Receive a digital handbook with videos & notes to use in your home practice
Once you have booked your place, you will receive a welcome letter by email.
Please allow up to 5 days to receive this.
Workshop fees are non refundable, but if you need to change the date or would like to exchange your payment towards another service, you may do so up until 28 days before the date of the workshop. After which any changes to your booking are subject to availability.