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Massage (Level 3)

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Typology Course
Level Intermediate
Methodology Distance Learning
Class hours 80h
Duration 12 Months
Start Different dates available
  • Course
  • Intermediate
  • Distance Learning
  • 80h
  • Duration:
    12 Months
  • Start:
    Different dates available

Massage is a gentle and effective way of helping the body to heal itself. It is known to improve sleep, reduce stress, improve circulation and promote general wellbeing, amongst many other health benefits. Massage has both physical and psychological benefits.

Are you considering a career as Massage Therapist? If so the distance learning Level 3 in Massage is the course for you. Working as a massage therapist is a highly rewarding career, allowing you to meet new people and work in a calming and therapeutic environment.

Pursue your career as a Massage Therapist, from the comforts of your home, with this Level 3 in Massage course !!

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· What are the objectives of this course?

Key Topics The Massage (Level 3) course is divided into six units: Unit 1: Essential Anatomy and Physiology Unit 2: Understanding Massage Unit 3: Contraindications and Special Populations Unit 4: Client Consultation Unit 5: Massage Techniques and Components Unit 6: Massage Positions

· Requirements

No Entry Requirements

· Qualification

NCFE Level 3 in Massage

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What you'll learn on the course

Massage Therapy

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Course programme

Massage (Level 3)

How is the course structured?

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

Unit 1: Essential Anatomy and Physiology

  • Body systems
  • Nervous system
  • Muscular system
  • Muscle groups
  • The skeletal system
  • Joints
  • Tendons and Ligaments

Unit 2: Understanding Massage

  • What is massage?
  • Types of massage
  • Massage suitability
  • How massage works
  • Benefits of massage
  • Equipment
  • Hygiene

Unit 3: Contraindications and Special Populations

  • Special populations
  • Pregnancy and massage
  • Lymphatic drainage
  • Contraindications
  • Massage modifications

Unit 4: Client Consultation

  • Therapist safety
  • Client assessment
  • Care plan
  • Massage environment

Unit 5: Massage Techniques and Components

  • Massage tools
  • Pressure
  • Direction
  • Duration
  • Speed
  • Massage techniques
  • Friction
  • Petrissage
  • Tapotement
  • Hacking
  • "Prayer"
  • Cupping
  • Tapping

Unit 6: Massage Positions

  • Prone massages and techniques
  • Supine massages and techniques
  • Guidance for seated message

Additional information

Career Prospects: Massage Therapist

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