Who can benefit?
Our Advanced workshops in Bristol and Worcester are designed to extend the skills, experience, and the creative possibilities open to qualified practitioners of massage. Please contact us if you are unsure whether you qualify.
As well as our own in-house workshops led by our tutors, we have a number of visiting tutors who run their own courses at BCMB (see ‘External Workshops’ below). These are experienced teachers and we are confident that they are fully aligned with the BCMB/MTI ethos as well as leaders in their fields of expertise.
As well as our own in house massage workshops at BCMB, we are very pleased to host a number of other experienced workshop tutors who run courses from BCMB, many of whom are leaders in their fields. These workshops are open to qualified massage or other bodywork practitioners only.
Ruth Duncan – Myofascial Release UK
Ruth Duncan is the leader of Myofascial Release UK and an internationally renowned expert in Myofascial Release. Ruth runs courses for those new to myofascial work and for experienced practitioners looking to extend their skills including a Myofascial Diploma.
Next courses at BCMB:
5 – 8 February 2022
8 – 11 October 2022
11 – 14 March 2023
30 Sept – 3 Oct 2023
Leora Sharp – Hands Free Massage
Leora teaches Hands Free Massage technique as developed by Darien Pritchard. Hands Free Massage uses the forearm and elbow for applying firm pressure in massage. This 8 day course will enable you to maintain your career as a massage practitioner by saving your thumbs and wrists, the most common areas of work-related strain.
Next courses at BCMB:
January – April 2022
Nov 2022 – February 2023
Nicolle Mitchell – Massage For Dementia
Join Nicolle on her an award winning course providing you with a toolbox of specialist massage & communication techniques to give you the confidence to connect meaningfully with persons who live with dementia, enabling them to enjoy positive touch on their terms. Open to bodyworkers, dementia professionals, carers, friends & family.
Next course at BCMB: 4 March 2022
Heidi Armstrong – Moxa for Reflexologists and 5 Elements for Reflexologists
As well as teaching massage workshops at BCMB focussed on women’s health and Eastern influenced technique, Heidi runs her own workshops for reflexologists. Heidi has been working as a therapist for nearly 30 years and is qualified in massage, Shiatsu and reflexology She has been devising and teaching her own courses for 14 years, including running the Bath School of Reflexology. Heidi sits on the Board of the Association of Reflexologists
Next courses at BCMB:
Moxa for Reflexologists – 15 February 2022
5 Elements for Reflexologists – 4 day course 7/8 March, 9/10 May 2022
Bookings, dates and details – please contact Heidi on email@example.com
Bristol College of Massage and Bodywork
Lower Ground Floor
109 Pembroke Road
Bristol BS8 3EU
Worcester WR6 5JB
- If we have incorrectly described a Workshop, you may have a legal right to end the contract between us (or we may place you onto an alternative Workshop that satisfies your requirements).
- If you change your mind and want to cancel a Workshop more than 14 days before a Workshop is due to start, we will offer you a full refund less any fees we have been charged by the card payment company for processing the booking.This is usually 3.98% of the ticket price paid plus £0.40.
- If you change your mind and want to cancel a Workshop within 7 to 14 days before a Workshop is due to start then provided we can refill your space, we will offer you a full refund less any fees we have been charged by the card payment company for processing the booking. This is usually 3.98% of the ticket price paid plus £0.40. If we cannot refill your space you will not be entitled to any refund.
- No refund is offered for cancellations received by us within 7 days of when a Workshop is due to start or for any no shows on the day.
Terms and Conditions
Important – when you register to book on our system it will ask you if you’d like to receive notifications and reminders and account management information. Please tick ‘yes’ for this. It is not an opt-in for marketing – it allows the system to send you your booking confirmation, joining instructions and a reminder for your course, as well as notifications for waiting list places if you are on one. You will not receive these otherwise and people have on rare occasion missed their workshop because of this.
It will also ask you whether you want to receive newsletters and promotions. This is a marketing opt-in and please only say yes to this if you wish to receive emails about our courses.
Each hour of any workshop accumulates 1 CPD point.
We are following strict Covid-19 guidelines from the government and the Massage Training Institute to make sure that we are operating safely. We expect all attendees to adhere to our Covid-19 protocols when in the building.