This course will teach you the skills you need to offer a professional full body massage and includes a practical training session and assessment. This GTi Body Massage course follows the National Occupational Standards and covers reception, consultation and ventilation. It also covers anatomy and physiology, contra-indications and contra-actions, skin conditions, preparing for treatment, massage techniques and a full body massage routine.
The course is accompanied by full-colour images and diagrams. Upon completion of the online theory modules, you will receive a PDF manual which you can refer back to. Twenty-one of the modules and examinations are completed online with full online support available.
Introduction, Reception, Ventilation and Consultation, The Cellular System, The Muscular System, Muscle Positions & Actions 1, Muscle Positions & Actions 2, The Skeletal System Bone Structure, The Skeletal System Bone Position, The Circulatory System, The Lymphatic System, The Nervous System & The Endocrine System, The Respiratory System & The Digestive System, The Skin, Contra-indications & Contra-actions, Preparing For Treatment, Massage Technique, Perform Manual Massage – Front Of Leg, Perform Manual Massage – Hand & Arm, Perform Manual Massage – Neck, Shoulder, and Chest, Perform Manual Massage – Abdominal & Back Of Leg, Perform Manual Massage – Back & Neck Part 1, Perform Manual Massage – Back & Neck Part 2, Treatment Adaptations & Aftercare & Practical Module
Course Accreditation: Guild of Beauty Therapists
Course Type: Theory & Practical
Theory Hours: completed online at your own pace
Practical Hours: 9
CPD Points: 39
Certificate Type: GTi Award
(All modules and examinations are completed online with full online support available. On completion of the course, successful students will receive a GTi certificate in Body Massage.)
Entry Requirements/prerequisites: GTi Professional Standards for Therapists (which is included in this course see additional information)
Insurance Notes: This course can be covered by the Guild’s insurance policy. Insurance conditions and warranties may apply.
Additional Information: The GTi Body Massage course includes the GTi Professional Standards course, usually priced at £49 + VAT, for all students who have not completed this course
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