Body Massage

The Course

The 4 day Body Massage course is designed for an amateur to develop their skills. The course has been carefully constructed to provide you with the right mix of both practical skills and knowledge, which will enable you to progress in your career as a body therapist. The course is split into in to three days theory and practical, one week apart and then a fourth day of practical and written assessment up to two weeks later.

The Content

  • Anatomy and physiology of the areas
  • Examination of area
  • Massage benefits
  • Skin Structure
  • Skin conditions and treatable conditions
  • Disease and disorders
  • Allergies
  • Client consultation
  • Contra-indications and contra actions
  • Written permission from doctors
  • Case Studies
  • Hygiene and sterilisation
  • Physical effects and benefits
  • Products and massage mediums
  • Preparation of the client
  • Preparation of the working area
  • Practical application of Swedish body massage
  • Full body massage, treatment, booking and timing
  • Aftercare

The Requirements

No experience or qualifications needed as full anatomy and physiology is covered. Students must be dressed in salon wear with long hair tied back. No models are required on day 1, 2 and 3 as students will work on each other. Models will possibly be required on day 4 (to be confirmed).

The Fee