Course information

Study type Study Tier Start Date Duration Course Contact

Part Time

  • Advanced
1 September 2019TBCHeather Finch

Entry Requirements

Students should have the following:

  • GCSE English Grade 4, to include English

Who Is The Course For?

Anyone looking to achieve a nationally recognised qualification in body massage and enable employment within the Beauty and Complementary Therapies industry.

What Will I Learn?

Practical full body massage techniques will be taught, along with related theory. Anatomy and physiology will also be included to give the basic understanding of the body’s systems, such topics as circulatory system, structure and function of muscles, the skeletal system and skin. There will also be included a unit which supports health, safety and security in the salon. The course will also cover practical body massage techniques, infra-red treatment and a mechanical massager technique

How Will I Learn?

Students will be assessed practically and orally throughout the course, a portfolio containing evidence of theory work undertaken will be produced. There will be separate independent theory assessments papers, and several assignments covering different areas of research which will be completed. This will ensure that you have the required underpinning knowledge and skills.

Course expected to last a minimum of 24 weeks.

What Can This Course Lead To?

  • Aromatherapy, Reflexology, Holistic Therapies, and Indian Head Massage
  • Self employed practitioner
  • Employment within a massage clinic

COURSE FEES

This course requires an additional £5 material fee.

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