Level 1 of the Fine art of Thai massage course. Learn the basics of thai massage and If you like you can continue the full course till the end of
Level 1 of the Fine art of Thai massage course. Learn the basics of thai massage and If you like you can continue the full course till the end of the month and earn your Thai Massage Certificate…
Our Traditional Thai Massage Course is open to both beginners and experienced therapists.
The intensive course consists of 3 levels and they are taught in 4 weeks.
Courses are taught in English, but students do not need to be fluent. There is a lot of hands-on practice and learning through observation. The school is always open for our students to practice, including weekends.
For students to build a solid foundation and take advantage of what Mac has to teach, it is recommended to follow the entire course in the order presented below.
The class has space for up to 1 to 14 students. Please contact us in advance for availability and registration.
Students must submit a 1,000 Thai Baht deposit to secure attendance in a class. Deposit can be sent through PayPal, or electronic bank transfers. Once payment is received, Mac will contact you to confirm attendance. The remaining tuition can be paid upon arrival at school, or through PayPal/electronic bank transfers. Please see the notes section at the bottom of this page for more information.
Level 1 – Beginner
5 days course. 6 hours per day + practice after class
Thai Massage techniques, Sen Energy Lines, treatment on Feet, Legs, Belly, Upper Body, Head and Face.
Textbook included. Our textbook was specially designed for our school.
Level 2 – Advanced
5 days course – 6 hours per day plus the possibility of practice after class
Treatments on Side, Back and Seated Positions. Enables students to perform 1 and 2 hour massage sessions.Textbook included.
Supervised practice and feedback
During this week you will develop your skills as Nuad Thai practitioner (Traditional Thai Massage). Supervised practice is essential to clearly understand the ancient technique and realise your own potential. The third week is important for integrating what you have learned and is also compulsory week if you wish to be awarded the diploma.
At the beginning of this week, all students receive sequences to perform 1 hour, 1 hour 30 minutes and 2 hours massages. These sequences were designed by Mac, suitable to administer for 80% of people.
Level 3 – Therapeutic Thai Massage
Accupressure points, Tok Sen and Thai Pa Kao Mah and bamboo sticks and Herbal Compresses
– 5 days course – 6 hours per day plus the possibility of practice after class
Level 3 is an experiential learning week. We delve deeper into the Thai Massage tradition. You are invited to engage in an age old lineage and share the secrets of good health and balance through a selection of more specific knowledge.
More detailed teaching on techniques and tools learned in Levels 1 and 2
Acupressure points and how to incorporate them into the massage
Personalized treatments: customizing sessions to target particular ailments such as headache, back pain, knee and shoulder pain
Use of additional materials e.g. Tok Sen, Thai Pa Kao Mah, Bamboo stick
Traditional folk remedies; how to make a fresh herbal compress and perform a herbal steam massage
Special International Massage Diploma
Diploma accredited by the Union of Thai Traditional Medicine Society.
Upon Mac’s assessment of your understanding of the 4 week program
Students may receive an international diploma from The Union of Thai Traditional Medicine Society. We are one of the few schools in Chiang Mai who can award graduates this diploma, issued by the primary health and scholarly institutions of Thailand.
The diploma is awarded on completion of Thai Massage Level 1, 2, and 3 including a week of supervised massage practice.
(In some circumstances it is possible to schedule the practice week for later, with Mac’s agreement).
Issued in two languages, Thai and English. Administrative fees required (1,000 bahts).
for the 4 week course + the diploma: 22,500 THB
March 30 (Monday) 9:00 am - April 3 (Friday) 4:00 pm
The Fine Art Of Thai Massage
200 Baan Rai Kong Ngam, Moo 15