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IS Watsu Aquasoma Essentials Specialist

Aquasoma® Essentials Specialist Intensive Training, Valencia (SPAIN) 6-19/04 2024


This intensive, certifying programme is designed for those who wish to compress their training into a defined period of time and return home with a professional certificate in hand, ready to work with their clients.

In 14 full-time days we condense all the training activities that are normally spread over a period of 1 to 3 months.
These comprise:
- 2+6 days of group learning related to the Intro and Foundation,
- 4 days dedicated to Practicum (practices among students),
– 2 experiential sessions (sessions to be received by students from Certified Specialists),
– 1 individual lesson with an Instructor,
– the certification exam in two sessions.

The group is limited in number and participants are accompanied with very personalised attention so that they can reach their full potential in a safe and stimulating learning environment, with the expert guidance of Giovanni Baccarani, director of the International School of Watsu. 

Completion of planned activities leads to the certification as Aquasoma® Essentials Specialist.

The training, worth 1600 Eur, is offered as a bundle for 1440 Eur, with a saving of 160 Eur. Payment in instalments can be selected directly from the cart when placing the order.

During this intensive professional training programme, all topics from the modules Intro and Foundation –

By the end of this training you will be able to offer a comprehensive Aquasoma® session focused on the well-being of your recipient, with a specific focus on the flexibility of its spine and spinal joints, as well as the rebalancing of its nervous system.

  • In-person training: 56 hrs
  • Online training and self-directed activities: 24 hrs
  • Number of credits: 4.0 AECS

Blended learning: face-to-face training, online lessons and self-directed activities

Note on arrival and departure:

We recommend that you arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of your course in order to finalize your registration and familiarize yourself with the facility. The daily schedule of the course will be communicated to you on the first day (approximately every day from 9:30 to 19:00, with a lunch break).
We need all the hours, so please do your best to arrive on time and plan your return so you don't have to leave before the end of the course.

What to bring:

– Recommended clothing: comfortable clothes for land classes.
– 2 swimsuits, lycra cap, pool slippers, towel/bathrobe, as well as products for the shower and skin care.
– One -one and a half liter plastic or metal bottle of water.
– Mineral salts to help rehydration.
– Notepads and pen.

a) Cancellation or postponement (*) of your reservation can only be accepted upon written request via email to info@iswatsu.com at least 8 full weeks before the start of the course.
b ) Cancellation requested via email 8 or more full weeks before the start of the course: the deposit is returned less an administrative fee of €50.
c ) Cancellation requested between 8 and 6 full weeks before the start of the course: the deposit is returned minus €200 as management fee.
d ) Cancellation requested between 6 and 4 full weeks before the start of the course: the deposit is returned minus €600 as management fee and penalty for late cancellation.
e) Cancellations given less than 4 full weeks before the start of the course do not give the right to any refund of the deposit.

(*) Postponement: If external circumstances prevent you from attending the course you have registered for, please note that your deposit can be transferred free of charge to a later edition of the same course.

In case of cancellation on our part (e.g. if the minimum number of students is not reached), the entire deposit will be reimbursed without further compensation or transferred to the equivalent module of your choice. If the course is postponed, the deposit will be refunded to the students who request it.

This private property is at a 15-minute walk (1.2 km, 0.75 miles) from the La Canyada metro stop on the L2 line. The L2 metro connects with the city center, the Angel Guimerà connection station (L1, L3, L5, L7, L9) and the Joaquin Sorolla AVE high-speed train station (Jesús metro stop).

11 km from the city of Valencia, exit 9A / 9B of the CV35 (9 km from the municipal limit of Valencia)

It is recommended to take a taxi which takes 12 minutes and costs around 15-18 euros.
If you're on a budget, take metro L3 or L5 (the station is in the basement of the airport). Change to Angel Guimerà and take the L2 line towards LLiria. Get off at La Canyada. Enjoy a pleasant 15-minute walk to the door of the facility.

Valencia is Spain's third largest city. It offers many hotels, hostels, B&Bs and rooms to let for any budget.
You can definitely find something that suits you using Google Hotel Search, Booking.com, AirB&B or any other hotel search engine.
Make sure you choose accommodation close to any L2 metro station to make it easier to get to the course venue each day.

Students repeating the class will take advantage of a 40% reduction on the tuition fee, either the full tuition or the early bird tuition as appropriate.

The places available are limited to guarantee all participants the best personalized attention from the instructor.

Registrations are accepted in order of arrival.. Registration is valid only upon receipt of the deposit (or the full participation fee) and the registration form duly completed with all the personal data requested. 

  • Professional, highly effective -yet fun- instructors' teaching during course hours.
  • Educational material (course manual, log-book and Aquasoma® video).
  • Fee to use of all class related facilities.
  • Certificate of participation issued by the International School of Watsu.
  • Travel expenses, food and accommodation (see 'ACCOMMODATION' section for details).

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6 - 19 / 04 / 2024

Time starts - Time ends

9:30 am - 6:00 pm

Tuition fee



La Cañada (Valencia)
La Cañada, Paterna (Valencia) SPAIN


Giovanni Baccarani
Giovanni Baccarani
+34 686 408473
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