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A 2-day course focusing on surface anatomy and muscles
including origins, insertions and actions.

Great for beginners and qualified Therapists to refresh your knowledge

surface anatomy palpation and muscles courses

Surface Anatomy, Palpation and Muscles

This Anatomy course is open and ideal for any individuals who have previous training in Body Massage or higher.  It is open to practising massage therapists as well as Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractors and Sports Science practitioners.

About this Surface Anatomy & Muscle Course ...

Knowing about body landmakrs and being able to palpate and locate muscles is possibly one of the key backbones of knolwdge for any massage ot body therapist.

If you are finding the names of muscles and their actions a bit daunting, then this course is perfect for you.  It consists of a full 2-days focusing on just surface anatomy and muscles and is a great addition to any Diploma course where muscle knowledge is key; Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Sports Massage etc.  

What will I Learn on this Surface Anatomy Course ...

This course will systematically guide the student through the theory and practice of palpating for muscles and bony landmarks.  It will allow the practitioners to feel comfortable locating muscles and understanding their insertion and origin points as well as their actions.

Learn the Theory and Clinical Application of:

  • Palpation and it's importance
  • Locating major bony landmarks of the body
  • Locating and identifing most over 50 major muscles of the body
  • Demonstrating the actions of each major muscle

Surface Anatomy, Palpation & Muscles Course Prerequisites ...

There are no prerequisites for this course and anyone who is interested in learning about the human body or wanting to improve their anatomy and palpation skills are welcome to attend.

Surface Anatomy, Palpation & Muscles Course Length ...

This Surface Anatomy, Palpation and Muscles course is taught as a fast track and intensive program.

It is covered over a total period of 2 days.


What the Surface Anatomy, Palpation & Muscles Exam Consists of ...

  • There is no formal examination for this course

Opportunities on Completing this Surface Anatomy, Palaption & Muscles Course ...

Upon successful completion of our courses, our students have gone onto:


General Information:

Inclusive Of: Coursework Folder

Eligibility: Open to anyone with a Level 3 Diploma or higher

Maximum 24 per course.

September 2020 dates coming soonCode: SAM


Total £265.00 (Discounted before 00/0/0000) £0.00 Thereafter

9.30am - 5.00pm (Approx)

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