This GTi Indian Head Massage course follows the National Occupational Standards and covers all the necessary anatomy & physiology, plus reception, consultation, aftercare guidance and contra-indications to treatment.
This course covers the technique for upper back, shoulder, upper arm, neck, scalp and face massage. It also includes the theory behind Indian Head Massage such as the history of the treatment, principles of ayurveda, marma points and chakras.
The GTi Indian Head Massage Award is accredited by the Guild of Beauty Therapists, the UK’s leading professional beauty trade body.
The course is written and 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. Seventeen of the modules and examinations are completed online with full online support available.
Introduction, Reception & Consultation, Anatomy & Physiology – Skin & Hair Types, Anatomy & Physiology – The Muscular System, Anatomy & Physiology – The Skeletal System, Anatomy & Physiology – The Cardiovascular & The Lymphatic Systems, Anatomy & Physiology – The Endocrine, The Nervous & The Respiratory Systems, Anatomy & Physiology – The Skin, Contra-Actions & Contra-Indications, Massage Benefits, Preparation, Massage Mediums & Benefits, Marma Pressure Points & Chakras, Technique – Upper Back & Shoulder Massage, Technique – Upper Arm & Neck Massage, Technique – Scalp Massage, Treatment Adaptations & Aftercare and Practical Module
Course Accreditation: Guild of Beauty Therapists
Course Type: Theory & Practical
Theory Hours: completed online at your own pace
Practical Hours: 6
CPD Points: 29
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 Indian Head 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 Indian Head Massage course includes the GTi Professional Standards course, usually priced at £49 + VAT, for all students who have not completed this course.
This course runs on Wednesdays and Fridays throughout the year – book your place now