Anatomy of Movement (JHB)

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Movement Anatomy & Physiology (5day) Course - Dr Mark Vella

Body Mechanix Wellness Centre - Johannesburg, Craighall Park – 17 to 21 May 2017

Movement anatomy knowledge is pivotal to success assessment and prescription of exercise and bodywork programs.
This highly practical course covers the functional anatomy and physiology of the Neuromuscular and Musculoskeletal systems of the body.

This 5-day, 30-hour highly practical course will systematically take students through the following material
1. Musculoskeletal terminology, planes, movements, regional terms,
2. Functional Skeletal anatomy basics applied to movement
3. Functional Joint basics applied to movement
4. Functional Muscular basics applied to movement
5. Mechanics of leverage and resistance
6. Applied movement anatomy, covering muscles of 6 main regions of body
7. Postural analysis basics and movement analysis

Class time will include a mini-wet lab and will be highly visual and practical in nature to allow an easy learning methodology. Attendees should allow for an additional 10-20hours study and review time on this course to get the most benefit from it. Notes will be supplied including a mini anatomy workbook and tutorial. Attendees will be given a Certificate of Attendance on completing the course


This program is suitable for: Exercise and wellness professionals such as Pilates teachers, personal trainers, yoga teachers, midwifes, metaphysical practitioners, wellness trainers and coaches, who want to add to their range and depth of professional knowledge


Wednesday 17th May 2017 – 10h30 to 17.00

Thursday 18th May 2017 – 10h30 to 17.00

Friday 19th May 2017 – 10.30 to 17.00

Saturday 20th May 2017 – 8h00 to 17.00

Sunday 21st May 2017 – 8h00 to 15.00


VENUE:  Body Mechanix Wellness Centre, 119 Buckingham Ave, Craighall Park, Johannesburg


Re: Early Bird rate - 50% Deposit is needed on registration, balance of payment is due no later than 17 April 2017

Re: Normal rate – 50% Deposit is needed on registration and balance to be paid no later than 8 May 2017


COST: R7800.00 VAT included - Normal rate if paid after the 17th of April 2017

COST: R7000.00 VAT included - Early Bird rate if paid before midnight on the 17th April 2017


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