Introduction to Lomilomi Therapy

Our Basics Workshop – The beginning of your career as a Lomilomi therapist

Introduction to Lomilomi Therapy
November 5 and 6, 2021 (part 1)
November 19 and 20, 2021 (part 2)
Introduction to Lomilomi Therapy
January 5 – 8, 2022
Introduction to Lomilomi Therapy
April 1 and 2, 2022 (part 1)
April 8 and 9, 2021 (part 2)
Introduction to Lomilomi Therapy
September 7 – 10, 2022

In the 4-day basics workshop, you receive the necessary knowledge to be able to apply the basic techniques of traditional Lomilomi therapy independently.

The completed basics workshop lays the foundation for all further courses. After this introductory course, you can book all other offers individually.

Learning Objectives

  • In the basics workshop you will learn to apply the basic techniques of the Lomilomi full body massage independently. You are prepared for the continuation of the Lomilomi course.
  • You can explain the mechanisms of a Lomilomi treatment and name the most important indications/contraindications.
  • You are familiar with the most important muscles and joints.
  • You know the basic concepts of Hawaiian culture, hula dance and Hawaiian singing (chants).

Good to know

  • Target group:
    Anyone interested in Hawaiian bodywork.
  • Duration:
    32 hours of class in total; course confirmation included
  • Language:
    German, with Italian/English translation if needed
  • Costs:
    CHF 890.–
  • Location:

Meals: Lunch is spent together, Hawaiian style. Everyone brings a vegetarian or vegan dish for the potluck.

Overnight stay: Course participants can spend the night at AlohaSpirit for a fee of CHF 30.-. Shower, toilet and mat available; please bring your own sleeping bag.

Schedule: The workshop will be held with a maximum of 16 participants. In order to learn the massage techniques, you will practice on participants; in return, you will get the chance to lie down and experience how the massage feels. In addition, you will gain insight into Hawaiian culture through in-depth exposure to hula, song, and theoretical knowledge. This knowledge is part of the Lomilomi diploma training.

AlohaSpirit is the only Lomilomi school in Europe that is recognized by the Association Lomilomi Hawai'i.

All our courses meet the requirements of EMR and ASCA. Whether a course is recognized as further education for your registered method, however, is determined exclusively by EMR or ASCA.

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