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Spa Therapy Course

Spa Therapy Course

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Spa Therapy Certificate Course

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About the Course....

The Spa Therapy Course is a highly recommended course. This programme includes our 4 most popular courses: Holistic Massage, Indian Head Massage, Hot Stone Therapy and Aromatherapy. These are also the 4 therapies that attract the most clients and are high in demand in the industry. By far the best choice and the best value for money.

Courses included in this programme....

Includes Swedish Massage, Sports Massage, Aromatherapy and Lymph Drainage.

Topics Included:

  • History of massage and definitions
  • Contra-Indications and Indications for a massage treatment
  • Holistic approach and benefits of massage
  • Physiological and Psychological Effects of Massage
  • Ethical and Professional Considerations
  • Business Skills, Marketing with Advertising and Fee Structuring
  • Pre-Massage Procedures, Preparation of the Client and Therapist
  • Nutrition and Additional Optional Therapies
  • Client Record and Case History
  • Knowledge of Lubricants and Practice of Massage
  • Hand Exercises for Massage Therapists and Body Mechanics
  • Anatomy for massage therapist
  • Massage techniques, including: Swedish & Sports Massage, Lymph Drainage & Aromatherapy.
  • Full Body Massage Routine
  • Introduction to Indian Head Massage
  • A Brief History
  • Using Oils
  • Massage Benefits and Manipulations
  • Contra-indications to Treatment
  • Skin Conditions and Disorders
  • Diseases of the Skin
  • Massage Routine
  • Skull Anatomy
  • History and Theory of Hot Stones
  • Chakras
  • Stones Used
  • Working with the Stones
  • Theory of Massage
  • Massage Movements and Their Effects
  • Anatomy & Physiology —Elementary
  • Contra-Indications and Safety advice
  • Oils and Powders
  • Massage routine and technique
  • The art of aromatherapy and the methods of oil extraction
  • Classifications and chemistry of essential oils
  • Eastern theories of Aromatherapy
  • Aromatherapy and Child Care
  • Treatment of common conditions
  • Safety information
  • Contra-indications and first aid
  • Properties and reputed uses of 28 essential oils
  • Base / carrier oils.
  • General massage
  • Basic Anatomy and Physiology

Who Should Enrol....

This course is perfectly suited for individuals looking to pursue a career as a therapist in the Spa Industry. It is also valuable to individuals with an interest in alternative and complementary therapies looking to expand their knowledge and acquire new skills.

Entrance Requirement....

Grade 10 (Std. 8) or equivalent, or relevant work experience.

Course Duration....

You should be able to complete this course in 3 to 6 months, however you have a 2 year bracket to finish your studies.

Delivery Method....

Distance Learning / Correspondence Course / In-Class Learning

Programme Type....

Provider Programme

Certification & Accreditation....

This programme includes 5 certificates, one for each module and a certificate in spa therapy at the end. CAMS Institute provider programme – upon completion, you will receive a Certificate of Competence from the Complementary & Alternative Medical Science Institute for each module.

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If you are ready to take the next step click on the “Enrol Now” button below or “Request More Info” on this course for a detailed course outline or if you have any questions. An expert course adviser is standing by to assist you.