8 day Thai massage training with Certification 30 CEU
Rejuvenate, Restore and Reawaken your Life
2020 February 15-22
Om Waters Floating Retreat Center ~ situated in a remote location within the Sri Lanna National Park north of Chiang Mai, Thailand
Course is open to everyone without any pre-requisite.
Enjoy Thai massage, meditation & yoga
Transportation from Chiang Mai to Retreat, park entry fee, all wholesome meals, accommodations, Meditation, Yoga, Cooking Class & Thai Massage Course General~Advanced Certificate and Course Manual.
Everything included except transportation to Thailand
This is a great opportunity to learn more about this beautiful healing technique.
Event Highlights ~
Thai massage General – Advanced
David Roma will teach and choreograph Thai massage with detailed instructions.
You will learn to give a Thai massage with precision using acupressure, proper body mechanics, passive assisted stretching, flowing transitions, breath awareness, loving compassion and the presence of slowness.
Certificate with 30 NCBTMB CE & course manual
There will be free personal time for swimming, kayaking, paddle boarding, hammock chilling, playing or just being in the moment with nature.
Your experience ~
Transportation to and from Chiang Mai, cost of meals, accommodations for seven nights, all classes and park entry fee included.
Accommodations in shared space “rustic chic” style
Fresh vegetarian meals prepared by amazing cooks at Cat’s in CM
Upon completion, you will receive a Certification including 30 CEU
The Journey ~
Transportation location to retreat will meet in the heart of the Old City at Wawee Coffee House in Chiang Mai to board our transport (Van or Sangthaew). Exact meeting time will be announced.
The journey to Sri Lanna National Park will be about 1 hour. Then we’ll transfer onto a Long-tail boat to take a beautiful 20 minute ride to reach our destination Om Waters.
(Transportation to Thailand not included)
Teacher Bio ~
David Roma first discovered Traditional Thai Massage while on assignment piloting for a prominent communication company in the mid 1990’s. Based in Bangkok, flying a private jet, David began teaching yoga within the city limits. It was then that he began to experience Thai massage as a healing modality to the body and a blissful state of well being. In 1999 David began training at Wat Po Traditional Thai Massage School in Bangkok and continues to practice with leading teachers from around the world. David is an experienced traditional Thai massage practitioner & instructor and National Board Certified Massage Therapist.
Guest Teachers ~
Morning meditation practice:
Guided and Silent meditation everyday.
What a beautiful way to start your day.
Yoga practice –
The classes will be customized to the level of your yoga practice.
$895 by December 31st 2019
unless event is cancelled, all fees are non-refundable but fully transferable to another individual of your choosing.
Sample schedule ~
Saturday meet in Chiang Mai depart 1pm
Arrive Om Waters 3pm
6pm Welcoming Ceremony
Monday – Friday
10am-12:30pm Thai Practice
1:30pm-3pm free time
3pm-6pm Thai Practice
9:30am Closing celebration ceremony ~ Certificates
11am – Depart for CM
(schedule subject to change)
The National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) is an independent, private, nonprofit organization founded in 1992. The mission of NCBTMB is to define and advance the highest standards in the massage therapy and bodywork profession. In support of this mission, NCBTMB serves the profession through Board Certification, Approved Providers, and Assigned Schools.
This retreat is held on a beautiful floating sacred space in Thailand.
David Roma first discovered Traditional Thai Massage while on assignment piloting for a prominent communication company in the mid 1990’s. Based in Bangkok, flying a private jet, David began teaching yoga within the city limits. It was then that he began to experience Thai Massage as a healing modality to the body and a blissful state of well being.
David is a Nationally Board Certified Massage Therapist & Yoga Instructor and a member of the AMTA and THAI Healing Alliance.
David now offers Thai Massage Training to beginners and advanced practitioners. Stay tuned for our events page for upcoming workshops.