Body Massage

 Body Massage – Two Days Plus Half Day Assessment £2Body Massage95

Course Description: Massage is a non-invasive, relaxing and natural therapy which involves rubbing and kneading of the muscles and joints with the hands to relieve tension or pain. A body massage qualification opens up many opportunities for advanced therapies and techniques learned will add new ideas to existing treatments such as facials and pedicures. Learn various massage techniques and movements for the whole body and how to adapt the massage to suit the client.


Learning Outcome:

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the history and theory of body massage

  • Understand the structure of the larger muscles of the body

  • Understand the structure of the human body

  • Recognise contra-indications to body massage

  • List the benefits of body massage treatments

  • Consult with the client to understand their requirements

  • Perform a body massage treatment

  • Learn to adapt the treatment to suit the client

  • Understand contra-actions

  • Give appropriate homecare and retail advice

Course Requirements: Level 2 or equivalent, home study Anatomy and Physiology, Anatomy and Physiology assignment, home study of manual split into chapters for in between each lesson, practice at home between lessons. The first two days are booked approximately a week apart, with the third assessment day being approximately a fortnight to a month later.

Certificate Issued: On completion of the final assessment day.