Class Schedule

Soma Institute of Neuromuscular Integration® Course Schedule:
Foundation, Training and Somassage® Programs

Our training is offered in three parts; Soma Foundation, Soma Training Certification and Somassage® Certification, visit the Certification Program page for all the details.

Class meets from 9:00am to 6:00pm at the Soma Institute in Buckley, WA.

SOMASSAGE® CERTIFICATION 2019 (34 CE HOURS)

6.20.19 Foundations of Somassage®
6.21.19 Bodymechanics
6.22.19 Hands-On & Theory
6.23.19 Hands-On & Theory

Soma Training Certification— Spring 2019

Week 1 1.5.19 First Weekend.
1.6.19 Learn Session #1
1.7.19 Learn Session #1
Week 2 1.12.19 Dynamic Anatomy
1.13.19 Dynamic Anatomy
1.14.19 Dynamic Anatomy
 No Class 1.19-21.19 Off— to enroll models.
Week 3 1.26.19 Models Begin. Model Session #1
1.27.19 Models, Students Learn Session #2
1.28.19 Learn Session #2
Week 4 2.2.19 Model Session #2
2.3.19 Models, Students Learn Session #3
2.4.19 Learn Session #3
Week 5 2.9.19 Dynamic Anatomy
2.10.19 Dynamic Anatomy
2.11.19 Dynamic Anatomy
Week 6 2.16.19 Model Session #3
2.17.19 Models, Students Learn Session #4
2.18.19 Learn Session #4
Week 7 2.23.19 Model Session #4
2.24.19 Models, Students Learn Session #5
2.25.19 Learn Session #5
Week 8 3.2.19 Model Session #5
3.3.19 Models, Students Learn Session #6
3.4.19 Learn Session #6
Week 9 3.9.19 Model Session #6
3.10.19 Models, Learn Session #7
3.11.19 Learn Session #7
Week 10 3.16.19 Dynamic Anatomy
3.17.19 Dynamic Anatomy
3.18.19 Dynamic Anatomy
Week 11  3.23.19  Model Session #7
3.24.19 Models, Learn Session #8
3.25.19 Learn Session #8
Week 12 3.30.19 Model Session #8
3.31.19 Models, Students Learn Session #9
4.1.19 Learn Session #9
Week 13 4.6.19 Model Session #9
4.7.19 Models, Students Learn Session #Arms
4.8.19 Learn Session #Arms
Week 14 4.13.19 Model Session #Arms
4.14.19 Models, Students Learn Session #10
4.15.19 Learn Session #10
 No Class  4.20-22.19  Off— Easter
Week 15 4.27.19 Model Session #10
4.28.19 Complete Models
4.29.19 Soma Principles
Week 16 5.4.19 Complete Models
5.5.19 Complete Models
5.6.19 Oral Presentations
Week 17 5.11.19 Complete Models
5.12.19 Complete Models
5.13.19 Clinical Applications, View Model Files, Confirm
Week 18 5.18.19 Complete Models
5.19.19 Complete Models
5.20.19 Completion and Graduation

SOMA FOUNDATION PROGRAM— Fall 2019 (September-December)

2019— 231 Hours
Wk # Dates Content
1 9/15- 9/16 APK Introduction, Cell Biology
Embryology & Fascial Anatomy
2 9/22 – 9/23 APK Introduction, Cell Biology
K and Movement
3 9/29-9/30 APK, Integumentary System
Contraindications, Pathology
4 10/4 – 10/7 Massage Theory & Practice, Remedials
3 days Insurance, Massage, Contra/Indications, Medical Term. & SOAP’s
APK, Skeletal System
5 10/13 – 10/14 APK, Muscular System
Psychology for Bodyworkers, APK, Muscular System
6 10/19-10/21 Psychology for Bodyworkers
3 days APK, Nervous System
Contraindications, Pathology, SOAP’s, Medical Terminology
7 10/27 – 10/28 AP, Nervous System
Client Practices
8 11/3 – 11/4 AP, Endocrine & Reproductive System
AK, Cardiovascular System
9 11/10 – 11/11 APK, Lymphatic System
Student Development, Client Practices, Client Development, Business, Law
10 11/17 – 11/18 APK, Respiratory System (Ch.10)
Business, K Practice
11 11/23 – 11/25 * Make up day, if needed. (Saturday)
3 days APK, Digestive & Urinary System (Ch.11 & 12)
Review & Catch-up Discussions
12/1- 12/2 OFF— Thanksgiving Holiday
12 12/ 7-12/9 * Make up day, if needed. (Saturday)
3 days Review All AP
Final Exam, Discussion & Completion
13 12/14-12/16* * Make up days, if needed. (3 days)

Key: A=Anatomy, P=Physiology, K=Kinesiology

The Soma Institute reserves the right to change the dates before the training begins.

Our program prepares students to take the MBLEx Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination which is the universal massage licensing method in the United States.

The Soma Institute is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education provider under #450420-07.

Updated 5.7.19

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