The Ashi-Thai workshop has been divided into two different modules, the posterior module & the anterior module. The combination of techniques has been arranged following traditional Thai energy lines and stretches for elongating and relieving tightness in commonly used muscle groups. Clients usually feel more range of motion, less tension, and an overall sense of balance and well-being. At the end of this course, you will have a unique new skill set that your clients will be extremely impressed with.
The emphasis during the 25-hour intensive course will be on Ashi Thai methodology, body mechanics, barefoot application, contraindications, marketing, and certification.
Each week students will engage with one another for peer to peer feedback and also attend a 1- hour Zoom meeting with a Certified DeepFeet Instructor. Students are required to set aside 8-10 hours of time per week to complete coursework and practice treatments.
The last week of the course will conclude with a 1-hour private practical examination done remotely with your instructor. Coursework includes video instruction, digital lecture, online quizzes, digital evaluation forms, video reviews, community forum & weekly instructor meetings.
Upon completion, the bodyworker will receive 25 CE credits and become a certified Ashi Thai Practioner. In addition, the therapist will have enough barefoot skills and knowledge to deliver a 75-120 minute detailed Ashi Thai treatment.
Equipment Requirement: Ashiatsu Bars are required to participate in this training. The bar installation manual is provided once your deposit and enrollment have been accepted. If you need additional installation help we can schedule a video chat and provide consultation services for $50 per hour. For safety purposes, we will require a video to be submitted of your equipment set up one week prior to the course start date.
Our virtual training sessions have limited space available. Your remaining balance will be due 30 days before your scheduled course is to take place. Your deposit is nonrefundable, however, it can be rolled over into a future course within a 12 month period with a minimum of 30 days’ notice to change course dates.
Our comprehensive Ashi Thai Virtual Course provides includes the following:
- High Definition Video Instruction
- Posterior & Anterior Techniques
- Ashi Thai Methodology, Client Benefits
- Table Set up, Equipment, Safety, Supplies
- Barefoot History & Contraindications
- Communication & Terminology
- Foot Care & Hygiene
- Exams, Client Practice Log & Feedback Forms
- Peer to Peer Feedback
- Weekly Instructor Meetings
- 1-1 Final Practical Exam (remotely w/ instructor)