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PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program

PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program

Description:

The PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program enhances your initial PetMassage™ training. This Program was created to reinforce and expand on PetMassage™ with a focus of practical applications of PetMassage™ Energy Work. Students receive training in body mechanics, positional release, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) applications, and further explore aspects of growing a successful practice. This 6-day hands-on on-site program runs Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 4 PM.

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Prospective Students:

This workshop is for students that have completed the PetMassage™ Foundation Level Workshop and seek to continue their education of PetMassage™ techniques and theories.

Program Class Size Limit:

10 Students

Waiting List:

If you see that the program you would like to attend is full, we encourage you to add your name to its waiting list. Someone who is registered for that program may need to switch to another month. A spot may open up for you.

Please call Beth at 800-779-1001 to register with your 1st and 2nd choices for program dates.

Prerequisites:

PetMassage™ Foundation Program

Objectives / Goals:

  • Reviews and expands on Foundation Level training (theory and application)
  • Gives students a more comprehensive knowledge base / skill set to use with rehab clients
  • Provides additional training in EnergyWork practices, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), canine anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, and canine kinesiology
  • Learn actions and functions of specific muscle groups
  • Learn basic pathologies you will see in your practice that would affect the dogs
  • Refine business goals
  • The PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program helps students qualify and prepare for NBCAAM Test for National Certification.
  • Track toward becoming a Licensed Instructor at a regional PetMassage™ Satellite School.

Home Study Courses Included In This program:

Mini-Workshops Included In This Program:

The on-site hands-on workshop is 6-days and runs Sunday through Friday

  • TVCM Tongue Evaluation and Pulse Palpation,with instructor Dr Eva Groesbeck
  • Advanced Physical Palpation
  • Energetic palpation
  • PetMassage Energy Work practical applications
  • Chakra balancing
  • Vortex boosting
  • Physical rebalancing with the Pain Drain
  • Kinesiology, muscle testing
  • Stretching for sport dogs
  • Stretching in rehabilitation
  • Positional myo-fascial release, indications and applications
  • PetMassage interpretations of TCM Meridian connecting
  • PetMassage interpretations and applications of specific TCM Acupressure points
  • Braces: Massaging a rehab dog in a brace

Included Materials:

  • PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program Manual

Additional Materials Included From Home Study Courses:

Reviewing and having a good understanding of this material will help enable you to get the best outcome from your hands-on workshop.

Accredited By:

IAAMB/ACWT, NBCAAM, NCBTMB

Before Workshop Info:

During Program Info:

LOCATION:

All PetMassage™ Advanced Level Programs are held on-site at the PetMassage™ Training and Research Institute in Toledo, Ohio.

When you enroll for a program, included in your registration packet is the PetMassage™ Travel Guide for Toledo Ohio. This guide provides valuable information about where to stay, dine, and walk your dogs while in Toledo. Attendees and their dogs from out of town can find comfortable discounted accommodations at recommended hotels within a few miles of the PetMassage™ Training and Research Institute.

WHAT TO WEAR:

  • Comfortable yet professional attire.
  • Closed toed shoes. Note: Sandals or flip flops are not safe, please do not wear them.
  • A smile and positive ready-to-learn attitude.
  • Please refrain from wearing loose jewelry or any fragrances.

RE: DOGS

All practice work is done with live dogs. You will perfect your skills with several dogs. Everyone gets to experience a wide variety of dogs’ sizes, breeds, ages and personalities.

If you can bring your own pet, we highly encourage it. If not, that’s okay, just be sure to let us know. We’ll have lucky doggie volunteers available for you to work with during each workshop day. If you can bring 2 or more dogs to the workshop, we’ll give you a discount of $25 off your tuition. Please let us know if your dog(s) have any special considerations.

Please Note: In the Toledo area, dogs must be on 6 foot (maximum) leash whenever outdoors.

Dogs are crated during the lectures and while students practice skills on each other. Crates are available or you are welcome to bring your own crates or x-pens.

WHAT TO EXPECT:

Class sizes are small, usually between 4 and 6 students. This provides abundant opportunities for you to get individual hands-on instruction with Jonathan Rudinger, the founder of PetMassage™ Training and Research Institute.

BUILDING AMENITIES:

  • Support Staff: Friendly, knowledgeable staff will be available to provide assistance with workshop support, including travel, dining, entertainment and accommodation recommendations.
  • Kitchen with microwave, toaster oven and refrigerator. You’re welcome to store meals throughout the workshop in this area.
  • Computer / Office Services (Wi-Fi, Printers, Etc.)
  • SPECIAL ON-SITE DISCOUNT! Check out the PetMassage™ products and merchandise available for purchase. During the duration of your program, you’ll receive a special 20% discount on all PetMassage™ items, as well as the PetMassage™ WaterWork™ Workshop.

After Program Info:

Certificate of Completion Earned?

Yes

Completion Requirements:

You have six months from the last day of your PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program to complete all of the home study courses, take-home written exam, and video recordings.

Three Certificates of Course Completion are awarded for this workshop:

  • PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program Certificate of Course Completion
  • PetMassage™ Medical Terminology, Canine Physiology, Kinesiology and Pathology for the Canine Massage Practitioner Certificate of Home Study Course Completion
  • PetMassage™ Energy Work with Dogs Certificate of Home Study Course Completion

Graduates of this program are Certified Advanced Level PetMassage™ Practitioners, or CPMP and are distinguished as such on the PetMassage Training & Research Institute Graduate List.

Continuing Education Credits (CECs) / Continuing Education Units (CEUs) Available For:

Animal Massage Practitioners, Massage Therapists (MTs)

Number of Continuing Education Credits (CECs) / Continuing Education Units (CEUs) Earned:

This workshop earns 100 CEs for Massage Therapists (MTs). 50 Live, onsite and 50 Home Study. This workshop also earns 100 CEs toward the prerequisite 200 hours to sit for NBCAAM’s National Certification Exam.

Fee: 2400.00

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Refresher Tickets Available!

“Refresher” tickets are like auditing a class. It’s an opportunity to take the hands-on module of PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program a second time for a reduced fee. This does not include the text or home study modules.

Get additional training in dog handling, body mechanics, positional release, applications with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), and several other energy work techniques. As well as a 1/2 day focused just on marketing.

Fee: $950.00

There is so much new and intriguing energy body work in the PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program.

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March 2019

PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program – March 17-22, 2019

March 17, 2019 - March 22, 2019
PetMassage™ Training and Research Institute, 2950 Douglas Road
Toledo, OH 43606 United States

  PetMassage Advanced Level Program This workshop focuses on expanding your canine massage practice with instruction in the Energy systems of dogs: indications and applications of balancing and aligning Advanced myofascial release Neural positional release Positional release of significant trigger points Stretching Palliative care Functional medical terminology vocabulary to work with veterinarians Functional pathology for a more comprehensive private practice and veterinary rehabilitation support Business and marketing support to enhance your private practice This Program Includes 2 Home Study Courses:…

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August 2019

PetMassage™ Advanced Level Program – August 11-16, 2019

August 12, 2019 - August 16, 2019
PetMassage™ Training and Research Institute, 2950 Douglas Road
Toledo, OH 43606 United States

  PetMassage Advanced Level Program This workshop focuses on expanding your canine massage practice with instruction in the Energy systems of dogs: indications and applications of balancing and aligning Advanced myofascial release Neural positional release Positional release of significant trigger points Stretching Palliative care Functional medical terminology vocabulary to work with veterinarians Functional pathology for a more comprehensive private practice and veterinary rehabilitation support Business and marketing support to enhance your private practice This Program Includes 2 Home Study Courses:…

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