Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Body Massage

VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage
 
 
The Swedish, or Holistic / Full Body Massage as it is otherwise referred to, is a hugely beneficial and healing treatment which is widely used and very well established.  It is a perfect way to enter the industry if you are just starting out as a holistic therapist.  This is because it is an effective technique that is a good foundation for learning other more advanced massage types, for example aromatherapy or deep tissue massage.  It can be offered alongside a wide range of other skill sets, or as a standalone treatment. 
 
This qualification has been designed to develop your practical skills in providing a relaxing, stress relieving body massage treatment. You will develop a knowledge of health and safety, client care and communication skills. You will also develop knowledge and understanding of the underpinning anatomy & physiology required to perform body massage. You will obtain a high degree of occupational competence enabling you to carry out body massage treatments on clients. Written and practical homework is an important part of achieving your qualification and students will be required to work at home as well as with us.
This qualification will enable you to progress onto other related level 3 studies including Stone Therapy Massage, Aromatherapy and Indian Head Massage. Employment opportunities as massage therapists in salons, spas, cruise ships etc as well as self employment.
 

This  course is an interactive and intensive course, You will learn . 
 
History of massage
Benefits & effects
Different massage mediums.
Contra-indications & contra-actions
Consultations, record keeping & medical referral
Preparation of room, equipment and client
Health, safety & hygiene
Case studies
Practical techniques
After care advice.
 
Classical massage movements learned: 
Effleurage
Petrissage
Tapotement
Compression
Vibration.
 
Cells and Tissues
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Blood Vascular System
Lymphatic System
Excretory System
Nervous System
Endocrine System
The Skin
Digestive System
 
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
No previous knowledge required, but a good general education is essential as this is a demanding course. An excellent level of English is required. You must be able to speak, read, write and understand English fluently.
 
 
DURATION
 We have two methods of delivery either :-

Option 1 :- 5 Days (One Week)  4-6 week gap Return For 1 Day for 3 practical Assessments
Option 2 :- 12 Weeks - one evening a week 6pm - 9pm
 
 Once you have completed the input of your course,you will need to complete  6 case studies of 5 Treatments (30 Treatments in all). You are also required to complete 3 workbooks.
 
MAXIMUM CLASS SIZE OF 6 STUDENTS
 
 
COSTS
  £625.00 plus assessment Fee of £75.00

Payment options
Intensive Course -  Deposit of £100.00 and Remaining due on first day of enrolment.

Evening Course -  ​ Deposit £ 200.00 Followed by four monthly payments £125.00

 
A VTCT lifetime registration fee of £16.00 may be required.





 
Course Dates
 
 
 
 
 
 
Option 1 ( 5 Days in One Week) 10am - 4pm,  4-6 week gap Return For 1 Day for 3 practical Assessments
 
 
Start Date :- 2nd October to 6th October 2017 and return for 1 day of assessments
10am - 4pm each Day


Option 2 :- Course Start Tuesday 26th September  
6-9pm Every Tuesday for 12 Weeks Break to complete case studies
And return for Assessment Day



 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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07572 268543