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Balinese Prenatal Massage course

After completing the course, students would understand the benefits and theory of prenatal massage. Students would also be able to master and perform the five massaging techniques of professional prenatal massage. In addition, students would understand the operation of a prenatal massage business and the massage therapists’ professional ethics and precautions.
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The Three Stages of Pregnancy: A Maternity Massage Class Teaches Their Different Needs

Early pregnancy (Before 13 weeks):

At this stage, many mothers-to-be are more likely to feel fatigued and lethargic due to physical changes. At this stage, it is recommended to take more rest to avoid excessive stress or physical exhaustion, so as to reduce the chance of bleeding. It is not recommended to do any restorative and strenuous exercise in the early stages of pregnancy.

Second trimester (13 - 27 weeks mid):

From 13 to 27 weeks, the massage class for pregnant women mainly teaches gentle techniques, mainly pushing and kneading. Afterwards, use palm push, finger push, and kneading to focus on solving the problem of low back pain.

Late pregnancy (28 - 36 weeks):

The massage class for pregnant women provides guidance, according to the needs of mothers, it can strengthen the relief of ischial bones and lower limbs, and massage the right amount of back and hands.

The ultimate soothing massage experience - Balinese Prenatal Massage course

Course introduction 

  • The beginning of developing prenatal and postnatal care career

  • One course, four different qualifications

  • Senior instructors traveled to Bali and receive further training

  • Techniques combined meridian and acupoints theories

  • Help pregnant women to relieve pain and release stress

  • Teach professional massage skills and techniques, preparations before massage and precautions

  • Share valuable experience from consultation to provide door-to-door services, which allows students without any experience to enter the industry immediately

  • Prenatal massage is the strategic beginning of the prenatal and postnatal care personal career

  • Therapist seizes the prenatal massage period to establish a trusting relationship with clients

  • The course is written and taught by senior pregnant massage therapists with the simulation of providing door-to-door service

  • Students who finished the course can immediately join the industry and face various unfamiliar confidently to provide treatment 

  • The Balinese method of combining rigidity and sofeness can relieve physical and mental stress during pregnancy, thus effectively prevent strain and relieve pain

  • Instruct students on consultation skills and massage taboos, which put safety as primary consideration


Course details

Unit 1: Physical and mental changes during pregnancy

Unit 2: Advantages and theories of prenatal massage

Unit 3: Body changes during different stage of the pregnancy

Unit 4: Prenatal massage’s taboos and acupoints

Unit 5: Introducing prenatal massage’s massage oil

Unit 6: Prenatal massage’s supplies and preparation

Unit 7: Balinese prenatal massage techniques and steps

Unit 8: How to run a Balinese prenatal massage business

Unit 9: The professionalism and precautions for a prenatal massage therapist


Exam mode

  • This course includes a multiple choices written exam on theory

  • Students must complete a full set of approximately 60-70mins of massage practical exam within the time limit

  • Instructors would assess students’ performances and provide feedbacks


Course fee is HKD$4,800 and includes all items listed below:

  • 1 certificate application fee (Additional certificates - add HKD$1800 ~ HKD$3200)

  • 1 empathy-issued certificate

About Empathy massage class for pregnant women - Frequently Asked Questions:

  • What is prenatal care?
    Today's urbanites pay more attention to health and health preservation than before, so in recent years, many prenatal care and postnatal care centers have been opened in Hong Kong. In fact, the meaning of prenatal care, one of which refers to the massage women receive during pregnancy, the purpose is to relieve women's discomfort during pregnancy and improve their postpartum edema, which is also very popular among pregnant mothers; Pre-nursing guidance also includes breastfeeding guidance service, which teaches novice mothers about breastfeeding, so that they can reduce the pressure of being a novice mother. Prenatal care guidance is generally a course taken by midwives or obstetrics and gynecology medical personnel. With the popularization of knowledge, prenatal care guidance courses are also becoming more common. People in different occupations can take prenatal care courses, so that It can increase knowledge and help others as well as yourself.
  • May I ask how long is it convenient for a woman to receive massage for prenatal care?
    When a woman is more than 12 weeks pregnant, the condition of the fetus is relatively stable at this time, so that relevant massage can be started to relieve discomfort and improve edema.
  • What services are included in postpartum care?
    Postpartum care, as the name suggests, comes after prenatal care and is a recovery course for women after giving birth. Women’s bodies undergo different changes during pregnancy and after childbirth. In particular, the body will produce relaxin, which will make the bones become soft at maturity. The main purpose of this is to enable the fetus to deliver smoothly. Rectus abdominis separation and visceral displacement will occur in the mother’s body, and even changes in the spine, such as forward tilting, sideways tilting, or pelvic asymmetry, will cause long-term low back pain. cause long-term effects. The content of postpartum care includes tummy tuck, pelvic bone repair and pubic closure, as well as lactation and breastfeeding guidance and other services. This kind of postpartum care service not only improves the mother's body from the inside out, but also greatly enhances her metabolism, accelerates the detoxification function, restores her prenatal state as soon as possible, restores her spirit and standard body shape, and becomes more radiant and confident. Among them, the breastfeeding guidance service is a good helper for many novice mothers. The content of the teaching not only stimulates the acupuncture points through manipulations to make breast milk secrete more, but also provides breastfeeding guidance, explaining the correct breastfeeding posture, even if there is breast congestion and stone chest We can also help solve problems, all of which can let mothers know that we are with us empathy on the way of prenatal and postnatal care.
  • How many days after childbirth can women start belly binding?
    In general, women can start belly binding approximately one month after childbirth. However, for women who have undergone a cesarean section, it is recommended to wait for three months after giving birth before engaging in this type of postpartum care.
  • What should be paid attention to in prenatal and postnatal care?
    Before pregnant women plan to receive prenatal care, they can first consult whether the pregnancy week is suitable for treatment. Afterwards, the therapist will communicate with the client to understand the mother's physical condition and whether there are any points to pay attention to . In addition, regardless of prenatal and postpartum care, you should pay attention to whether the product is suitable for pregnant women or breastfeeding, and prenatal care is especially for pregnant women. During the process, you must know all kinds of contraindications and places to avoid; Pay attention to bones, muscles and other parts involved in the nursing home. Therefore, every empathy therapist has taken accredited courses and has multiple nationally recognized international certificates, including prenatal care guidance courses, which not only ensure good results, but also make mothers feel more at ease during the process.
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