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Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation Home Study Course has been approved by the NCBTMB for 4 CEUS.

Two-day seminar course outline:
Day One

8-8:30 am          Review of Home Study Course/Questions (L)

8:30-9:00 am      Foundation of IASTM (L)

9-10:30am         Principles/Benefits/Tools Available (L)

10:30-10:45 am  BREAK

10:45-12:15 pm   Basic treatment strokes lab (Lab)

12:15-1:15 pm   LUNCH

1:15-2pm         Fascia, fascial chain and fascial slings(L)

2-3:30pm         Foundation of myofascial release techniques for Neck/Shoulder and Lumbar  regions(Lab)

3:30-5:30pm      Assessment/Demo/IASTM Lab for cervical region (Lab)                                    

Day Two

8:30am-9am      Trigger points and adaptive shortening (L)

9m-10:30 am     Common trigger point referral patterns of common movement
                     dysfunctions (Lab)

10:30-10:45 am   BREAK

10:45-12:00 pm   Myofascial release techniques for hip (Lab)

12-1 pm            LUNCH

1-2:15 pm         Assessment and IASTM techniques for the hip region (Lab)

2:15-4 pm         Myofascial release techniques for lower foot and ankle (Lab)

4-5:15 pm         IASTM techniques to the lower leg (Lab)


Lab=hands on portion

Cost: $350.00

Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation For Massage Therapists 4 CEUs

  • This course was designed to be systematic, evidenced-based and most importantly, have direct application that can be used immediately with your patients. The course material nicely compliments a one or two-day live seminar on IASTM offered by other CEU providers. In 2018, it is our intent to also offer both a one-day and two-day IASTM live seminar courses that will compliment the home study course. It will provide the attendee with the ability to gain and understand new knowledge on IASTM, learn how to assess more efficiently and practice the skills learned from the home study course.  The course comes with the following:

    • 150 page comprehensive CEU approved course manual that has over 240 references is divided into twelve distinct and separate chapters. The course is filled with over 100+ illustrations and graphics to enhance the learning experience. Deliverly is sent electronically from PTCS to the customer or a physical manual can be shipped at an additional fee.
    • The student will have access to over 70 videos that compliment and review each of the twelve chapters of the IASTM Home Study Course. To access these videos, each student is required to provide a sign in on our secure website. 
    • All examination costs are included. To earn respective CEUs, a student must sign in on our secure website verifying to PTCS who they are. Once verified, PTCS requires every student to take an online 25 question multiple-choice examination. This examination can be taken anytime or are your leisure. Once the examination is complete and the student earns a score of 75%, the CEU certificate is sent directly to the student from PTCS.
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