During 17-19 February 2020, Phuket College of International Tourism (PCIT), at Phuket Rajabhat University (PKRU) in association with Ba-Rhey Spa & Wellness Training Academy organized a short-course training program with certificates awarded in Thai Warrior Massage at the Office of Art and Culture, Phuket Rajabhat University.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Hiran Prasarnkarn, President of Phuket Rajabhat University presided over the opening ceremony of the Training Program. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nissa Sinlapasate, Dean of the Phuket College of International Tourism and staff were also present at the opening ceremony. There were a lot of massage therapists and participants from hotel enterprises as well as interested Thai and non-Thai nationals attending the training course. The expert trainers conducting this training program were Master Pathompon Aiyarattanaruk, an initiator of Thai Warrior Massage and Master of World Championships in Massage 2017-2019 and his professional team.
The short-course training program in Thai Warrior Massage was an academic service program organized by PCIT in collaboration with private enterprises for the purpose of professional development of Thai massage therapists who are considered an influencer in Phuket tourism and hospitality industries. A number of foreign visitors are interested in Thai massage and it is popular among expatriates. Therefore, an enhancement of Thai massage skills, specifically in Thai Warrior Massage, is the most beautiful and efficient massage therapy to relieve musculoskeletal pain.
After completing the course, the massage therapists were also awarded certificates of attendance for their references or pursuing other enhancement courses in Thai massage for more efficient and skillful techniques.