Nuad Bo-Rarn, or Ancient Thai
Massage is a unique form of body therapy dating back to the time of the
Buddha, and brought to Thailand and practiced by the Buddhist monks of the
time. In the north of Thailand, many temples still practice this therapy
to treat the sick, in preference to Western medicine and drugs. Many other
therapies have been extracted from this Ayurvedic whole, such as
Reflexology, Swedish massage and Aromatherapy, and Shiatsu. Reason and
results would suggest that the whole must be greater than its separate
KATA BEACH SPA RESORT
Massage training & Center for
Meditation, Therapy and Personal development, individual, couples and
CLASSES AND COURSES
At Phuket Health Spa Training Center for
Thai Massage, we teach Traditional Northern Thai Nuad-bo Rarn Massage,
to students from all over the world.
Some are already practitioners in another field of physical therapy,
while others are beginners taking their first step into the world of
Small numbers ( 1-3), and committed staff, ensure that all students,
whatever their level gain proficiency in their chosen courses in the
shortest possible time. Courses range from a day "introduction to Thai
Massage", to a full professional 3-5-10 day intensive training program.
Levels 1 to 4 cover all aspects of the massage in all positions, while
our spa block, also 3-5 day training, including Swedish oil massage,
Body scrub, Facial, Body wraps, Head and Feet.
Courses may be completed in half or full days to allow for other holiday
Diploma issued from "Thai institute of Massage" and "Kata Spa".
PhuketHealth Spa & Retreat, where the training center
is based, is a Thai Herbal Spa and Massage centre. We are open seven
days a week and therefore provide our students a
great deal of flexibility in their thai massage-course/holiday planning.
We offer ancient Buddhist meditation techniques i.e. "Witness
Meditation", adapted to modern day living and body-active styles i.e.
Water Meditation, Walking Meditation and our Breathing Meditation,
incorporated into a personal development program, individually designed
for Your holiday stay!
Individual and Couples counseling , by professional therapist in
practice since '86. Telephone consultations world wide, is available for
further "stay in touch" consultations!
Juice fasting, individually designed detox programmes and self
administered colon cleansing on site. Professional health check-ups at
Phuket international hospital. Local doctor available and chiropractor
treatments and dental work too!
offer accommodation as well in our tropical set garden bungalows and
studios, a 100meter beach-road to the best beach on Phuket Island.."Kata
Beach" with it's Koh Pu island in the horizon, turquoise waters w. coral
reef in between, swaying palm-trees and white powdered sandy beach, all
beautiful lagoon setting and surrounded by green mountains and worlds'
biggest Buddha on top!
Kata being famous for it's family friendly atmosphere, is a small
west-coastal town to the Andaman sea. Patong, Phuket city, Rawai,
Bang-Tao, Chalong and other central places for nature experiences,
shopping, fun and entertainment, is within 20min drive in a tuk-tuk
Welcome to Paradise Island!
SPA MASSAGE COURSE
We have now introduced a
special course at our massage schools in Phuket for those
wishing to work in health spas, hotels and other alternative
The basic course (*30 hrs)
covers full body massage in Northern Thai-style with herbal
aromatic oils. While a second course of the same duration covers
spa therapies including Foot Massage / Face Massage / Head and
Hair Massage / Body wraps and Herbal baths. Course 1 or
appropriate experience is prerequisite for course 2.
Successful students will be certified by the
Phuket Training Center for Thai Massage.
Bookings and opening hours.
Massage courses and classes generally run from either 10 to 1pm,
or 2pm to 5pm, but other times are available by arrangement. The
center and Spa is open seven days a week for bookings and
Please don't hesitate to call us, or write for additional
NA-A NA-WA ROKHA PAYATI VINA-SANTI
Thai massage with
herbal toner, cleanser and moisturizer.