Anatomy Trains Australia and New Zealand


Anatomy Trains Structural Integration Training 2023-2024


What is Structural Integration?

Structural Integration is a form of bodywork that uses fascial release techniques and movement education to help clients with pain, postural compensations and movement restrictions.

Structural Integration is a project that has a clear beginning, middle and end for clients. We use visual/ structural assessments to plan an individual strategy for the client.

BodyReading is a big piece of our training. Being able to globally assess the body and understand how the client's shoulder problem, could be coming from somewhere further down the chain. Perhaps the pelvic tilt (one side higher than the other) or the rib shift (rib cage is off centre) has taken away support for the shoulder, and unless we address the pelvic pattern first, we can’t give the shoulder the support it needs.

We look at movement assessments and gait, looking at how the client’s patterns or restrictions are translating into movement.

Who is ATSI for?

ATSI is for health professionals who are looking to add to their skills, or offer a different way of looking and working with clients.

Supported by our experienced teaching and administrative staff, we will guide you into a new relation to your own body and to that of your clients, progressively building your skills and your understanding in making deep and lasting structural pattern change.

How do get ATSI certified?

The full ATSI program comprises of 58 days of training.

The ATSI Professional certification is done in 4 Easy Steps:

Step 1: Anatomy Trains in Structure & Function

Step 2: ATSI Part I - Structural Essentials - 6 workshops

Step 2: ATSI Part 1- Structural Essentials is also available in intensive format

Step 3: ATSI Part II - Structural Strategies - 9 Days

Step 4: ATSI Part III - Structural Integration - 31 Days

(You have to have completed Anatomy Trains in Structure & Function, ATSI Part I Structural Essentials  & ATSI Part II Structural Strategies to be accepted into ATSI Part III - Structural Integration)



ATSI Part I - Structural Essentials

City: Herston (Brisbane)
State: Queensland
Country: Australia
Speaker: Chris Clayton
Date: Mini Intensive Block 1: 2nd - 8th October 2024
Venue: The Mayne Events Space, 288 Herston Road
Price: $2,200 AUD
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City: Hong Kong
State: N.T.
Country: Hong Kong
Speaker: Chris Clayton
Date: Mini Intensive Block 1: 2nd - 8th September 2024
Venue: Bodywork Training, 17A, Kings Wing Plaza 2, Shek Mun, Shatin, N.T.
Price: Please email for details and registrations
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City: Herston (Brisbane)
State: Queensland
Country: Australia
Speaker: Chris Clayton
Date: Mini Intensive Block 2: 24th - 28th February 2025
Venue: The Mayne Events Space, 288 Herston Road
Price: $1,950 AU
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City: Hong Kong
State: N.T.
Country: Hong Kong
Speaker: Chris Clayton
Date: Mini Intensive Block 2: 1st - 5th December 2024
Venue: Bodywork Training, 17A, Kings Wing Plaza 2, Shek Mun, Shatin, N.T.
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Structural Essentials is the beginning of your ATSI Structural Integration journey and will be a mixture of Manual techniques, theory and body reading.

We have 6 Structural Essentials modules that form Part 1 of the ATSI training, which can be taken as individual workshops, alternatively, completing all 6 modules as an Intensive a workshop.

You must take all 6 modules to be able to carry on through the complete Structural Integration training. The modules are best absorbed in the order suggested below, but can be taken in any order

The 6 Structural Essentials modules are a set of intensive soft-tissue technique courses. These modules are part of the ATSI training but can also be taken as stand alone modules if you just want to further your anatomy knowledge and gain new techniques. They are divided into functional regions.

Each module thoroughly conveys 15 – 20 technique ‘templates’, designed for versatile application for the different patterns your clients bring to you.

Each class includes:

  • Relevant anatomy for the area – short intensive and integrated presentations assemble the best figures from multiple sources, including brand new learning tools such as video of fascial dissections and palpation of the relevant structures to convey the information in an inspiring and understandable fashion.
  • BodyReading (visual assessment) – the common postural and movement implications – how to see and ‘read’ them in the intricacy of individual patterns
  • Fascial Release Techniques – each technique is fully laid out for intent and ‘feel’, with plenty of time for practice, ensuring that you can apply these methods immediately in your practice.

ATSI Modules

  1. Arches & Legs
  2. Fans of the Hip
  3. Opening the Breath
  4. Tensegrity spine
  5. Shoulders & Arms
  6. Head, Neck & Jaw

To register for any of the individual Structural Essentials modules, please click on the above workshop links or below links for the combined modules. Please see further above the registration details and link for the full Intensive in Western Australia or the 2x Mini Intensives in Queensland.


Jakarta, Indonesia:

Structural Essentials Block 1: 1st - 7th February 2024

Structural Essentials Block 2: 16th - 21st July 2024


Launceston, Tasmania:

Structural Essentials Arches & Legs and Fans of the Hip: 1st - 5th August 2024

Structural Essentials Opening the Breath and Tensegrity Spine: 4th - 6th October 2024

Structural Essentials Shoulders & Arms and Head, Neck & Jaw: 12th - 15th December 2024


Hong Kong, Hong Kong:

Structural Essentials Block 1: 2th - 8th September 2024

Structural Essentials Block 2: 1st - 5th December 2024


Brisbane, Queensland:

Structural Essentials Block 1: 2nd - 8th October 2024

Structural Essentials Block 2: 24th - 28th February 2025

ATSI Part II - Structural Strategies

City: Mandurah
State: Western Australia
Country: Australia
Speaker: Julie Hammond, Director
Date: 18th - 27th November 2024
Venue: Seashells Mandurah, 16 Dolphin Drive
Price: $3000 ($500 non-refundable deposit)
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Integrate all of the information you have learned in the previous workshops (ATS&F & the 6 Structural Essential workshops), to create one powerful package: our unique 3 session series.

During this in-depth and intensive training you will develop a full-body vision, applying the postural assessments already learned and integrating them into a complete understanding of the relationships throughout the body. Using Thomas Myers’ Anatomy Trains as the model for the interpretation of structural and functional compensations, you will be equipped with the functional analysis tools to be able to design and perform the Structural Bodywork series, which can produce powerful and lasting changes for your clients.

(Structural Vision can only be taken if you have completed an Anatomy Trains prerequisite workshop and the 6 Structural Essential modules).

The 3 session series you will learn will give you the ability to balance the lower body (first session), the upper body (second session) and the spine (in the third session). The series allows the client to regain a sense of completion and connection in their body, being able to use it as a communicating and co-operative whole rather than a set of individual parts, bringing efficiency and integration to their system.
Once you have completed Structural Strategies, your knowledge can be further expanded through our advanced Structural Integration Training, to also encompass the mind-body connections and expand on the skills taught in this section.

All of our teachers are highly trained and experienced practitioners. They are able to use a range of teaching methods to help you to hone your touch skills, ensuring a confident and accurate engagement of the fascial tissues in each part of the body. Our teachers are up to date with current research and thinking on bodywork approaches to the body, and will give you the opportunity to blend your current skills with the new ideas demonstrated allowing you to evolve your own unique style of myofascial bodywork.

Students who will be continuing on to ATSI Part 3: Structural Integration will need to complete two papers and 16 (3) series sessions (total 48 sessions).

We hope you can join us on this exciting journey.

ATSI Part III - Structural Integration

City: Mandurah
State: Western Australia
Country: Australia
Speaker: Julie Hammond, Director, & Maree Clayton
Date: 15th - 28th June & 9th - 22nd July 2024
Venue: Seashells Mandurah, 16 Dolphin Drive
Price: $8,500 AUD ($500AUD Deposit Non-Refundable)
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The final piece of the ATSI Training takes you through the 12 series'. In this program, students will build on their knowledge and experience in learning the anatomy, theory, and practice of the 12 series of Structural Integration. Students will work with classroom partners and also with outside models, receiving valuable feedback and guidance from the highly skilled and experienced Anatomy Trains faculty.

  • Supervised instruction in the 12 series
  • Full spectrum clinical application
  • Starting and building a practice
  • Quizzes, review of client session notes, an overview essay and manual work evaluation
  • Graduation is at the discretion of part 3 instructors

Certification, website and directory listings are dependent on completion of all course work.

Please note, in addition to the classroom based ATSI Training, all applicants must receive an ATSI 12-session series (or other SI 10-series). We require written confirmation from a certified SI practitioner (e.g, ATSI, Rolf, IPSB, Hellerwork, Core etc) before the end of ATSI Part II - Structural Vision. Applicants also need to undertake testing, self study and submit essays during ATSI Part 2: Structural Vision and ATSI Part 3 - Structural Integration

Please Note: In order to attend ATSI Part 3: Structural Integration you must have completed an Anatomy Trains prerequisite workshop, ATSI Part 1: 6 Structural Essentials, ATSI Part 2: Structural Strategies and all other requirements must have been satisfied and met.


ATSI Part 1 - Structural Essentials - 2 x  Optional Pathways $4,150AUD
ATSI Part 2 - Structural Strategies $3,000AUD
 ATSI Part 3 - Structural Integration $8,500AUD
$500AUD non refundable deposit required with ATSI application.
Total $15,650AUD

Commit to the entire ATSI Training Program and receive a discount, enquire within.

Not Ready to Commit to the Entire ATSI Training?

Why not take ATSI Part 1: Structural Essentials as a standalone advanced technique based training and gain an understanding of the full ATSI Training, or talk to us about a payment plan to help make your full ATSI dreams a reality!

All prices are in Australian Dollars.

Class sizes are strictly limited.

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