Workshops and Approved CPD Courses

OBUS School of Healing Therapies offers a range of courses to enhance your professional practice.  Giving the Massage Therapists, Reflexologist and Aromatherapist a variety to their work. Some of these special interest courses are also open to non-therapists.

  • Holistic Massage Refresher Course

    About the course

    This is a refresher course for students that have studied Holistic Massage but have not practiced for some time.  It covers all you need to re-start your practice.

    225.00 View Dates
  • Aromatherapy Refresh and Upgrade your training

    Did you qualify in Aromatherapy before 2010? A lot has changed in those 10 years!  More is now known and has been researched on the power of essential oils to heal and support the body.  Update and upgrade your knowledge to unlock the full power and potential of your blends and applications.

    275.00 View Dates
  • Reflexology Refresher Course

    This is a refresher course for students that have studied Reflexology but have not practiced for some time.  It covers all you need to re-start your practice.

    225.00 View Dates
  • Holistic Sinus and Nasal treatment

    Sinus infection and congestion can be the cause of severe headaches and facial pain. This holistic treatment was developed by OBUS to cater for the numerous clients presenting with facial congestion and pain.  It brings together a number of modalities to assist clearing the sinuses, easing inflammation and treating infection.

    150.00 View Dates
  • The Body Never Lies – learn to listen

    About the Course

    The body never lies – learn to listen through the lens of Chinese Medicine 
    The body is always trying to re-balance and restore itself. It speaks to us and gives us strong messages telling us what we need to do to restore health and wellbeing.  Learning to listen to the body and read what it has to say can help prevent illness but it can also enrich your life experiences.
    This course is for you if you want a richer life experience and a deeper relationship with yourself.

    275.00 View Dates
  • Developing and promoting your business IN PERSON

    About The Course

    This day is designed to help get your practice off the ground, to get more clients and grow into new areas of business.  It is taught as an in person course and a zoom course – you pick!

     

     

    125.00 View Dates
  • First Aid Training

    About This Course

    OBUS First Aid training is run by instructors who are recognised by FETAC and OFAA and is accepted by all major insurance companies for professional insurance.

    100.00 View Dates
  • Hopi Ear Candling

    About this course:

    This is a one-day professional training course.  You will learn how to do an amazing ear candling treatment that includes a facial lymphatic drainage massage.

    150.00 View Dates
  • Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology

    About this course

    Introduction to Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology is a two day course and  offers a foundation in Anatomy and Physiology training.  It is for students who practice a therapy that does not require a full diploma in A&P and is required by:

    Reiki Federation of Ireland members
    Reiki Practitioners
    Indian Head Massage Therapists

    200.00 View Dates
  • Auricular Acupress Therapy

    About the course:

    Drawing from her knowledge of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Reflexology, Denise Hanlon has researched and wrote this one-day workshop on Auricular Acupress Therapy. This is based on tactile manipulation of the reflex points on the surface of the ear, or auricle, to alleviate pathological conditions in other parts of the body. It can be combined with pressure applied to tender regions of the feet and hands to relieve specific disorders of the organs and body aches and pains.

     

    150.00 View Dates
  • Indian Head Massage

    About The Course

    Indian Head Massage is a seated massage which is preformed over the clothing.  It is an Ayurvedic Massage this works on the upper body.  A warm oil treatment can be added at the end of the treatment which relaxes the scalp and nourishes the hair.

    225.00 View Dates
  • Making Natural Cosmetics and Ointments

    About this Course

    This one-day course is open to anyone who is interested in making a cream for themselves or considering making a professional skin care range.

    150.00 View Dates
  • Aromatic-Kinesiology LEVEL ONE

    About the course

    Aromatic Kinesiology® takes you into the world of aroma with an emphasis on enhancing the spirit, look and feel of your life. This pioneering work on the psychological benefits of essential oils and how they affect the integration of emotional experiences is powerfully represented in the beautiful workshop series: The Paths of Beauty, Nurture and Stillness. Each seminar includes uplifting guided exercises and discussion, time for quiet reflection and explores how to use essential oils as potent, yet gentle, aromatic anchors to facilitate change and release unresolved stress. Within this framework you will learn many practical techniques that blend aromatherapy with kinesiology, narrative counselling styles, acupressure, stress management procedures and how to reframe emotional issues.

    395.00 View Dates
  • Introduction to Crystal Healing

    About this course:

    This one-day course is an introduction to the wonderful energy of crystals and is for anyone drawn to crystals.  This course will explore their history, formation and how to chose the right one for you!

    100.00 View Dates
  • Crystal Energy for Self Healing and Empowerment

    About this course:

    This is a two-day hands-on, experiential class designed to help students develop a working knowledge of which crystals they connect with and how to use them for health and life issues. We will focus on incorporating crystals into daily living, crystal gridding skills, creating layouts for specific uses and using crystals with other healing modalities.   It builds on the knowledge learnt on our one day Introduction to Crystal Healing course, click here.  Students are encouraged to bring their own crystals to deepen their connection to the crystals they already own. Crystals will also be provided for practice during class.

     

    225.00 View Dates
  • Practitioners Workshop

    About the course:

    This OBUS practitioner training day is for people who have taken, Indian Head Massage, Reiki Level Two or Certificate in Sound with OBUS and wish to work as a practitioner.  It teaches the student the practicalities of caring for their clients and running a professional practice.

    125.00 View Dates

Healing happens in many ways and here at OBUS School of Healing Therapies we ensure the professional therapist has the opportunity to add to their skills to ensure they are truly multidisciplinary.  This variety helps them work with clients in many ways and understand the body from new perspectives