Baby massage and Baby Yoga is a wonderful activity to offer in your nursery and childcare setting.
Rubba-bubba CEO Tash is a former nursery nurse, she knows how important the bond is between baby/child and child care provider. By learning baby massage/baby yoga, the nursery staff/childminders/nannies/maternity nurse/neonatal nursery nurses will have the basic knowledge and understanding so they can offer safe baby-led sessions to the baby’s in their care/nursery routine-which has many benefits for both staff and baby.
The Baby Massage/Baby Yoga for childcare providers course runs for 1.5-3.5 hours in your venue and is accredited by the IICT and CTHA. These strokes and stretches are suitable for all babies who are not speed crawling. The strokes/stretches are adapted for sitting up babies.
What does the course cover?
- The principles and history of baby massage/yoga
- The benefits of baby massage/yoga
- When to/not to massage/yoga
- Massage oils
- Preparing for massage/yoga
- Beginning the massage/yoga
- The full body massage/yoga
- a printed handout booklet
- 100mls of organic baby massage oil
- The colic/constipation routine
- Ways of bringing baby massage/baby yoga into your setting
- Parents permission slip template
What qualification will I receive?
You’ll receive a certificate for Baby Massage/Baby Yoga in a childcare setting. You will not be qualified to teach baby massage or Baby Yoga to parents or others.
Where is the course held?
In your childcare setting- social distancing must be adhered to. Traveling costs may apply over 5 miles.
How much does it cost?
£49.99 per staff member for baby massage which includes a printed handout booklet and a bottle of organic massage oil.
£44.99 per staff member for baby yoga course and printed handout
Discounts apply for multiple staff members completing both courses.
What will I need?
Any old doll/teddy, comfy clothes to sit on the floor, a cushion to sit on and some floor space.