12 Sports Massage In-Class / 6 Infection Control + 6 Mandatory Online
24 Florida CEU Hours
Instructor: Jamie Kliewe
Dates Offered: April 11, 2021
Times: 9 AM - 1 PM
FL. CEU Broker #20-609101
This course discusses types of sports massage, benefits of sports massage, and contraindications/indications of sports massage, assessments, and muscle activity with specific sports trainers. In addition, you will also learn sports massage procedures for the following muscle groups: foot/ankle, leg and knee, quadriceps, hamstring, rotator cuffs, shoulders and back, tennis elbow and arm, and neck strains. Finally, you will master stretching techniques of the neck, along with overall sports massage techniques and their benefits. The on line portion of the program needs to be completed before the hands on clinic in class situation.
In addition, you will be taking the Infection Control course online. Infection and Control course defines and discusses professional hygiene and infection control. This area covers the disease process and how it affects massage treatment, professional hygiene, sanitation of linens and equipment, hand washing procedures, glove usage and how to maintain your treatment room to the best hygienic standards. Massage therapists will encounter clients who have disease or medical conditions. Massage therapists must have awareness of infection control and its transmission as well as fundamental overview of pathology. Retake the course as many times as needed to retain skills necessary. Retake the course as many times as needed to retain skills necessary.
To complete your 24 CEU hour requirements, you will be taking the 6 mandatory CEUs, which are included FREE in this package online. The Florida Laws and Rules course defines and discusses the laws and rules of Florida that pertain to the massage profession. The Massage Ethics course discusses ethical considerations in the massage industry, emphasizing communication, codes of conduct, and safety in the workplace. The Medical Errors course discusses how to make health care safer in the massage industry. This course highlights the issues we need to be aware of dealing with health care and its many components.
PLEASE NOTE, YOU HAVE 30 DAYS TO COMPLETE YOUR ONLINE PROGRAM FROM YOUR INITIAL REGISTRATION DATE.
During the hands on portion we recommend face masks since you will be exchanging the techniques with each other.
- Must be 18 years old
- Massage License required
- Come to class dressed professionally
- Bring clean twin sheets (both flat and fitted), and a thin twin blanket if possible
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