Swedish Body Massage

Swedish Body Massage

Swedish Body Massage

Swedish Body Massage with A&P (Anatomy & Physiology)

Professional instruction in both Swedish Body Massage and Anatomy & Physiology. Ideal for those wanting to offer a relaxing soft-tissue massage. On completion you can advance into other massage and complementary treatments, or progress on to electrical treatments of the body.

Content:

  • Understanding the basic functions of the body (Anatomy & Physiology)
  • Systems and functions of the body
  • Description and use of the classic massage movements ; effleurage, pettrisage, tapotement, hacking, cupping etc
  • Practical application of Swedish Massage
  • Therapeutic use of massage
  • Physiological and psychological effects
  • Contra-indications to treatment
  • Costings and timings
  • Hygiene and product knowledge
  • Contra-indications, precautions and aftercare

Duration:

4 Weeks – includes training at our school – 2 days in classes - and home study. A half day theory and practical exam will take place after four weeks.

Requirements:

No previous experience required.

Practical Work:

All products, equipment and practical models are provided throughout. A written test will be completed at the end of the course, together with case studies and practical assessment.

All prices are listed in our Prospectus which can be found here.