Short course

In Bath

£ 550 VAT exempt


  • Type

    Short course

  • Level


  • Location


  • Duration

    2 Days

  • Start date

    Different dates available

By the end of the course you will understand the theory behind massage and be able to carryout all relevant Swedish massage techniques including. 1. Purpose of massage. 2. Massage techniques. 3. Practical Application. 4. Full body massage techniques. 5. Foot/Hand massage techniques. 6. The importance of taking a Case History. 7. Contra-Indications. 8. Correct use of carrier oils and massage lotion. 9. Physical effects. 10. Luxury enhancement to Massage. Stretches (Holistic) and Therapeutic (Ice massage, Hot Flannels.)Accreditation,GHT, Guild of Professional Beauty therapists.
Suitable for: All



Start date

Bath (Avon)
Bonheur Beauty &Amp; Holistic 52 Box Road Bathford, BA1 7QH
Timetable: Monday Wednesday or Thursday

Start date

Different dates availableEnrolment now open

About this course

To train a student art of Swedish, holistic and therapeutic techniques. The importance of taking a case history. The use of the BNF book for checking medication after and during the taking of the case history. Once qualified in the theory and practical elements of this course you will receive certification and be accepted into a spa, clinic or salon environment for offering the service that you will have qualified in. (Body Massage including Swedish, Holistic & Therapeutic techniques)

This course will appeal to a beginner as long as they hold a valid certificate in Anatomy & Physiology. It could appeal to a Beauty Therapist who is wanting to add to her skill level.

Anatomy & Physiology If a valid accredited certificate is held then this element will not be required.

Once you have completed the full theory and practical two days and passed your examination you will receive a Certificate which will show a pass merit or dist. It will detail that you have taken Swedish holistic and therapeutic elements.Insurance is discounted by £10.00 as it is an accredited course. Your tutor will give you a card with a number that you will need to quote when telephoning the Guild. The qualification is recognised by all Insurance companies.

It is a course offered on a one to one basis if required. At college you would be taught just the one element which would be Swedish Massage. We decided that it was very important to be able to offer Holistic with Stretches an Therapeutic using ice massage techniques all of which would be explained and carried out over the two day intensive theory and practical days

We will endeavour to answer your request by telephone or email as soon as we can. Which ever method you would prefer. We will then give you the next available date which we would hope would be suitable to your needs if not we will try and accommodate your requirement. We will ask for full payment for the course by debit credit or Bank Transfer. On receipt of payment we will send your course work to you via pdf format or post which ever you prefer. We will ask you to glance the module before attending the practical and theory days.

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  • Massage
  • Massage Therapy
  • Swedish Massage
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Holistic massage
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Therapist
  • Foot Massage
  • Hand Massage
  • Skin conditions
  • Allergies
  • Carrier oils
  • Massage Lotion
  • Client Care

Teachers and trainers (1)

Julie Hasker

Julie Hasker

Head Lecturer

Qualified as teacher 2003 Lectured@ Bath College 2003/2004 Wrote my own courses and had them accredited 2004 with the Guild of Beauty Professionals Set up own Academy end 2004. / to present day. Now run over 33 different courses covering Beauty/Holistic and Nail Therapies. Since starting the Academy I have established a number of key relationships with product leaders such as Sweet Squared (CND) and Fake Bake which enables us uniquely to provide qualifications recognised by these and other industry leaders. Students will therefore not need to take additional product training.

Course programme

Course Overview

This course will teach to you complete the classic Swedish massage as well as luxury elements to enhange your treatments. You will complete a variety of massages on models throughout the two days ensuring that you experience a variety of muscle tones and body types. You will also learn holistic stretches and therapeutic techniques. Accredited Course.Accreditation, GHT, Guild of Professional Holistic Therapists. As we have included the therapeutic techniques with this course it may also appeal to someone wanting to go into a medical profession such as physiotherapy of sports therapy or sports massage.

Additional information

This course qualification will be accepted on a cruise ship, salon or spa Or if you wanted to start your own establishment


£ 550 VAT exempt