Indian Head Massage (Level 3)



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  • Type


  • Methodology

    Distance Learning

  • Class hours


  • Duration

    12 Months

Indian head massage is recognised as a wonderful and most pleasant way to relieve tension and stress. It is passed on from generation to generation and is now gaining popularity across the globe. Discover for yourself how this ancient art can be beneficial to you and your clients by learning this art of Indian Head Massage from home.

Course Objectives

On this Indian Head Massage (Level 3) course you will:

Discover the art of providing a soothing Indian head massage to calm and revitalise.
Study the role of the anatomy and contraindications in the application of massage.
Learn how to conduct professional client consultations and treatments.
Develop a niche skill that complements a wide range of other massages and beauty therapies.

Important information

Price for Emagister users: We are offering a 20% discount this month for all enrolments that are paid in full and made online.



Start date

Distance Learning

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About this course

Key Topics

The Indian Head Massage (Level 3) course is divided into six units:

Unit 1: Essential Anatomy and Physiology
Unit 2: What is Indian Head Massage?
Unit 3: Contraindications to Therapy
Unit 4: Client Consultation
Unit 5: Indian Head Massage Techniques
Unit 6: Massage Application

No Entry Requirements

Level 3 in Indian Head Massage

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Course programme

Indian Head Massage ( Level 3 )
How is the course structured?

This Indian Head Massage (Level 3) course is divided into six units:

Unit 1: Essential Anatomy and Physiology

  • Bone classification
  • Bones of the head, face, neck and shoulders
  • Joints
  • Muscles
  • Structure of the skin and hair

Unit 2: What is Indian Head Massage?

  • The origins of Indian head massage (IHM)
  • The benefits of IHM
  • Equipment
  • Towels
  • Essential oils

Unit 3: Contraindications to Therapy

  • What are contraindications?
  • Local and total contraindications
  • Pregnancy
  • Modifications to massage

Unit 4: Client Consultation

  • Assessing the client
  • What information should I use?
  • Client history forms
  • Pain assessment
  • Case studies

Unit 5: Salon Management

  • Before you begin
  • Adhesions
  • Effleurage
  • Stroking
  • Palpation
  • Petrissage
  • Friction
  • Tapotement

Unit 6: Salon Operations and Organisation

  • Massage environment
  • Massage positions and sequence
  • Stroke variations
  • Trapezius
  • Shoulders
  • Upper arms
  • Neck
  • Scalp
  • Face
  • Hygiene
  • Health and safety
  • Massage stance

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Indian Head Massage (Level 3)

£ 369 VAT inc.