This course provides all the underpinning knowledge for the practical application of massage. You will be taught in our commercially based salons, equipped to a professional standard. The Level 2 Award in Health and Safety will be taken alongside this technical award if you do not already hold a qualification in Salon specific Health and Safety – please note, there will be an additional fee for this unit.
Successful completion of the Award in Body Massage could allow you to progress onto a Diploma in Body Massage or Complementary Therapies programme.
During the course, you will study: Swedish Massage Techniques; Consultation; Contra-indications; Health and Hygiene; Local By-laws; Applied Anatomy and Physiology; Posture; Adaptations of Massage; Practical Experience on Clients and Health and Safety.
You will have a consultation with a member of the Beauty Therapy staff prior to enrolment onto this course.
Assessment is a combination of written assignments, practical activities, portfolio of evidence and external multiple choice testing.
Fees listed are for those aged 19 years and over only. Fees are subject to change, concessions may apply. Please note that where stated, fees are for the first year of a course only. Please contact us for information and advice.