A programme of workplace based relaxation techniques to aid wellbeing

Kind Hands Massage Stories and Songs

Instructor's Training Courses


We provide in-house training for local authorities, charities and children's organisations.  

Please contact us to discuss your requirements.  What YOU do will make a difference.

"I enjoyed the calm, relaxing environment and exploring lots of ideas to develop positive touch in stories and songs."

Early Years Educator, Children's Centre, Croydon
 

Accreditation 
Kind Hands Massage Stories and Songs (Early years and parents) is accredited with the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT).  It provides 10 points CPD for those with a recognised level 3 body massage, Indian Head Massage or Swedish Massage qualification.


The short course is also accredited with the Complementary Therapists' Association (CThA) for 5 CPD points.  

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In House Training


The course provided good tips and practical advice along with creativity for activities appropriate for our work. 
Flying Start Childcare, Bridgend, Wales 



The training exceeded my expectations and I will definitely share this information with my staff and parents and use Kind Hands as a routine activity. Playgroup manager, Bridgend


2019 Instructors’ Training Update
 
From 2019, Touchline Training will only provide ‘in-house’ Instructors’ training for organisations or groups of adults who wish to become Instructors.  Up to twenty adults can be trained at one time.
 
Information for course organisers
 
We provide:

  • Accredited professional one day Instructor’s training by experienced trainers* 
  • Instructor's Agreement with Instructor's Certificate  
  • Access to password protected resources via the website
  • An on-line instructor’s Kind Hands manual to support the training
  • Resources to support implementation including positive touch activities; nursery rhymes and stories, Kind Hands song, relaxation and visualisation, documents to print and use with staff and parents
  • Support of the trainers by email and telephone

 
Note - *Accredited by therapy organisations Federation of Holistic therapists (FHT) and Complementary therapists’ Association (CThA) for CPD
Therapists should check pre-requisites on the website.
 
Organisers provide:

  • A quiet room, in an area where there are no distractions
  • A horseshoe of chairs, no arms, and space to do practical work
  • Refreshments, drinking water (lunch provided by delegates/organisation)
  • Equipment - Screen, flip chart, two display tables, display board or similar, projector.  Trainer has her own projector if necessary.
  • A delegate list a week before the training to enable certificates to be provided.

 
Please ‘contact us’ to request accurate costing for your group or organisation.
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