Body Intelligence Training offers a 2 year practitioner course in Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy in Ottawa, Canada for existing health professionals considering adding a new modality to their work as well as individuals wanting to start a career in an exciting and evolving therapy. 

PLEASE NOTE: Participants can attend the first seminar without committing to the full course. This seminar is a stand alone introduction into basic contact skills and relating to biodynamic movements and will provide an opportunity to experience the approach and appreciate the extent of the curriculum.

Ottawa 2024 Course Dates (2024 - 2025 - 2026)

Times 930am-530pm last day 930am-4pm

Seminar Scheduled Date Planned Tutor/s
Sem 1 09 Oct 2024 - 13 Oct 2024
Sem 2 04 Dec 2024 - 08 Dec 2024
Sem 3 29 Jan 2025 - 02 Feb 2025
Sem 4 09 Apr 2025 - 13 Apr 2025
Sem 5 04 Jun 2025 - 08 Jun 2025
Sem 6 30 Jul 2025 - 03 Aug 2025
Sem 7 24 Sep 2025 - 28 Sep 2025
Sem 8 19 Nov 2025 - 23 Nov 2025
Sem 9 14 Jan 2026 - 18 Jan 2026
Sem 10 11 Mar 2026 - 15 Mar 2026

Above dates may differ slightly due to operational reasons or unavoidable circumstances.

Intro Talks

The Intro Talk is designed to provide a taste of this exciting and evolving body therapy science. You will explore through self experiential exercises and contact sessions the nature of Health and how to feel the expressions of Health as subtle biodynamic motions in the body. We will discuss trauma and how its effects are safely resolved with BCST. You will have a chance to meet some of the course tutors and discuss the course structure and material. 

Next Intro Events:

Online Zoom Conference

Tuesday July 23rd 2024, 730-9pm (AST) 7-830pm (EST) 6-730pm (CST) with Nancy Schrauth

Register in advance for this free meeting here

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting

For all courses enquiries please contact Gilda on 250 891 3613 or email

Here is a link to an intro talk by Ged Sumner on the Fundamental Principles of BCST and the Body Intelligence Foundation training.  


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Fees & Payment

The fee for the BCST Practitioner Training Course (the “Course”) is C$11,500 (the “Fee”). The Course is offered by Relational Field Inc. and the Fee is payable to Relational Field Inc. The Course is comprised of 10 Seminars as outlined above. (See Policies: Course Criteria for additional information regarding the time to complete the Course, missed Seminars, and Withdrawal from the Course). 

A non-refundable deposit of C$1,000 (the “Deposit”) is required to be paid to Relational Field Inc. upon acceptance of registration and prior to attendance at Seminar 1. The Deposit shall be applied to the Fee as full payment for Seminar 1. If the student elects not to continue the Course, no further payment towards the Fee is required. If the student elects to continue the Course, the Fee less the Deposit (the “Balance of the Fee”) subject to the discount or administration fee outlined below, is due and may be paid as follows (the “Payment Options”): 

Payment Option 1 - the Balance of the Fee less a discount of C$500 for a total balance of C$10,000 is due immediately after Seminar 1. The total cost of the Course for Payment Option 1 is C$11,000; 

Payment Option 2 – the Balance of the Fee shall be paid in 4 instalments. The total cost of the Course for Payment Option 2 is C$11,500: 

  • first instalment of C$2,625 is due immediately after Seminar 1; 

  • second instalment of C$2,625 is due immediately after Seminar 3;
  • third instalment of C$2,625 is due immediately after Seminar 5; and
  • fourth instalment of C$2,625 is due immediately after Seminar 7

Payment Option 3 - the Balance of the Fee (plus a 5% administration fee) shall be paid in 22 monthly instalments of C$500 (inclusive of the administration fee). The total cost of the Course for Payment Option 3 is C$12,000. The first instalment of C$500 is due immediately after Seminar 1 and each remaining instalment shall be made each subsequent month on the fifteenth day of the month. 

Entering into one of the above Payment Options is a deemed commitment to complete the Course and to pay the entire Fee. 

If a student withdraws from the Course after entering into a Payment Option, any unpaid portion of the Balance of the Fee remains due and payable and no refunds will be given for Fees already paid (see Policies: Course Criteria for additional information). 

No refunds will be given for Seminars not attended. (See Policies: Course Criteria for additional details regarding missed seminars or a portion thereof). Attendance at a Seminar may be denied if any instalments are due and unpaid. Certification upon successful completion of the Course shall not be granted until the Fee has been paid in full. 

Late payments may be charged interest and administration fees (see Policies in the Main Menu).

Once your application has been approved you can come back and make a payment



Upon successful completion of the training you will be certified as a biodynamic craniosacral therapy practitioner.