Fascial Movement Foundation Course

Designed for fitness, medical and therapy professionals, Merrithew™ Fascial Movement workshops and courses explore the latest research findings on the neuromyofascial skeletal system.

With an emphasis on the proprietary Merrithew Fascial Movement Variables (FMV’s), Merrithew Fascial Movement training offers a thorough understanding of what fascia is, what it does, how it moves and how to work with it across a range of varying modalities.

General Course Objectives

  • Identify the components of fascia and be able to explain its role and relevance to movement.
  • Articulate the difference between tensegrity and traditional force and lever-based biomechanics.
  • Define the Merrithew Fascial Movement Variables, (FMV’s); Bounce, Sense, Expand & Hydrate.
  • Develop programs for clients of all levels using the Merrithew FMV’s.


Fitness professionals, movement therapists, personal trainers, yoga instructors, Pilates trainers, a variety of somatically driven movement modalities and manual therapists looking for simple movement techniques to enhance their therapeutic practices.

Continuing Education Credits

  • REPs: 16.0
  • ACE: 1.6

Check our training calendar to find out the upcoming Fascial Movement training course date that best suits and get you started!