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Functional Anatomy Weekend Workshop

Further adapt your massage skills to the needs of your clients

If you're interested in becoming an advanced massage therapist, it's essential to learn functional anatomy.

We offer a weekend intensive course that covers the fundamentals of functional anatomy in a condensed, easy-to-learn format.

This 2-day workshop is designed to be interesting for everyone: Massage students, experienced therapists and advanced yoga practitioners.  

This fundamentals focused class helps to build a strong foundation and serves to review the core principles of our practice.

Functional Anatomy Course Students at RSM
Functional Anatomy Course Students at RSM

Anatomy for Beginners

The course covers the foundations of our work: Anatomy.

The course weekend is designed for beginners who want to gain a solid understanding of how the body moves and functions, but also as an always welcome refresher course for massage therapists and body workers.

Functional anatomy is the study of how the musculoskeletal system functions in movement. For a massage therapist, understanding this knowledge is essential for identifying and treating muscle imbalances, postural issues, and movement dysfunctions.

RSM will guide you through the different systems of the body, focusing on the relationship between muscles, bones, and joints. You'll learn how to assess postural imbalances and identify the sources of pain, allowing you to develop targeted treatment plans for your clients.

Functional Anatomy for Thai Massage
Functional Anatomy for Thai Massage

Anatomy for Thai Massage Practitioners

Thai massage and stretching can be effective for improving flexibility, reducing muscle tension, promoting relaxation, and enhancing overall physical and mental well-being.

By understanding functional anatomy, Thai massage practitioners can identify potential issues and imbalances in their clients and tailor their techniques to address them more effectively.

You can also modify your techniques to accommodate specific body types or limitations, resulting in a more customized and effective massage for your clients.

Functional Anatomy for Massage Therapists
Functional Anatomy for Massage Therapists

Anatomy for Massage Therapists

For massage therapists, knowledge of functional anatomy is a necessary skill to identify areas of muscle tension and dysfunction, relieve pain and improve dynamic posture.

Understanding musculoskeletal anatomy will also enable massage therapists to explain the meaning and benefits of massage to clients and provide important knowledge in teaching them how to maintain their bodies at home. This knowledge is a must for therapists to be trusted by their clients.

Functional Anatomy for YOGA Instructors
Functional Anatomy for YOGA Instructors

Anatomy for the YOGA teachers and YOGA practitioners

By understanding functional anatomy, yoga teachers can identify potential issues and imbalances in their students' posture and alignment and tailor their teaching to address them more effectively.

They can also modify poses and sequences to accommodate specific body types or limitations, resulting in a more customized and effective yoga practice.

Functional Anatomy for Sports Trainers
Functional Anatomy for Sports Trainers

Anatomy For Sports Trainers

By understanding functional anatomy, sports trainers can identify potential issues and imbalances in their athletes' posture and movement patterns and tailor their training programs to address them more effectively. They can also modify exercises and drills to accommodate specific body types or limitations, resulting in a more customized and effective training experience.

This understanding also enables trainers to teach proper technique and form, which further reduces the risk of injury.

Skeleton models and anatomy apps make it easier to learn Functional Anatomy
Skeleton models and anatomy apps make it easier to learn Functional Anatomy

By using skeleton models and software, Functional Anatomy becomes easier than you may think

At RSM, we understand that learning functional anatomy can be challenging.

We offer a weekend workshop utilizing skeleton models and anatomy apps. In a playful manner, students can gain a comprehensive understanding of bones, muscles, and joints, while learning at their own pace and actively participating. In this way you can seamlessly build a strong functional anatomy foundation for your massage practice.

Functional Anatomy for Yoga Teachers
Functional Anatomy for Yoga Teachers

Engaging in practical exercises, you can gain practical knowledge of functional anatomy 

At RSM's functional anatomy weekend course, we believe in teaching practical knowledge that goes beyond what's found in anatomy books.

Through hands-on learning, including stretching and body movement, students gain a deeper personal understanding and a better feel for how to apply this knowledge to massage therapy.

The interactive course ensures students acquire practical skills, confidence, and a strong foundation to provide effective pain relief and posture correction for clients in their massage practice.

These four muscles are the rectus capitis posterior major, rectus capitis posterior minor, obliquus capitis superior, and obliquus capitis inferior
These four muscles are the rectus capitis posterior major, rectus capitis posterior minor, obliquus capitis superior, and obliquus capitis inferior

Real Anatomy Pictures 

Our weekend functional anatomy course uses real anatomical images for deeper understanding. Improve your professional skills as a massage therapist, yoga instructor, or sports trainer. Our course goes beyond simple anatomy illustrations, offering a detailed view of real anatomy. This knowledge can help you tailor your services to your clients' needs and enhance your practice.

Course Fee & Timetable

THB 3,900 Baht
(approx. EUR 105/ USD 115)

- 2-Day Intensive Course, Saturday & Sunday
- Training 10:00-12:00 / 13:00-15:00
- ( Total Duration: 8 hours )

Functional Anatomy is important knowledge for all wellness industry professionals
Functional Anatomy is important knowledge for all wellness industry professionals

Certificate and Career Opportunity

Course participants receive a diploma from RSM, which serves as a testament to their concrete interest in functional anatomy and their commitment to providing quality therapeutic care.

This certification not only enhances your professional credibility but also expands your career opportunities within the wellness industry.