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Updated Notice 26 Feb 2021: Although the plan has been announced for a gradual exit from lockdown #3 and an increasing number of people having received their vaccination, it is essential we all still remain vigilant with our social distancing, hand sanitising and other cautionary protocol.
A preliminary date for return to personal care services is the week commencing the 12th April (at the very earliest). As we have previously discussed, massage training courses here at AOSM require vital hands-on practical tutoring.
We have adapted as much as possible and consequently, we now offer part of the training via an on line platform, with a mixture of recorded and live sessions. However, we strongly believe there is absolutely no substitute for practical hands-on training. A vital part of any massage training is the ability of students to both give and receive massage (to and from) fellow students, under the guidance of the tutor. In addition, here at the Academy we ensure that all students experience both receiving from and giving massage to, the tutor. That way, the student receives first hand experience of how the massage and individual techniques should feel, and the tutor can give valuable feedback from a receiver's point of view.
In view of this, our courses remain suspended until such time that it is safe to return which, all being well, means our next courses will take place in September. We will keep you informed.
In the meantime, stay safe and well.
Seated Acupressure Diploma


Affectionately known as SAM, this type of massage has a

number of advantages over regular couch massage.


Applied over clothes, and predominantly working on the back, neck and shoulders, this massage takes less time than couch massage, can be carried out almost anywhere, and has an amazing ability to leave the client feeling refreshed, relaxed, yet invigorated.


Perfect for your client to help counter balance the effects

of sitting at a desk for much of the day (office or home).


Perfect for the practitioner as it is such a 

versatile form of massage therapy.


So how do you become qualified

in this amazing Massage?


Read more....

Post Graduate / CPD training
Seated Acupressure Refresher   
Sometimes life has a habit of disrupting your well laid plans, as Covid-19 has shown.
As a result of lockdown  you will not have been using your acupressure skills much. Not only that, but changes have been made to the massage to maintain the safety of both you and your client. Want to know more? Read on...
Massage At The Desk 
Although changes mean more people are working from home, there are still many companies who plan to return to the office, albeit with new processes and procedures. Changes have been made to this type of massage too. Read on...

Meet the Team

Pauline Baxter

Owner, Tutor & Practitioner

Peta Pinnock

Practitioner & Examiner

Klair Price

Clinic Owner,

Practitioner, Examiner

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