ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Holistic Massage – Starting 24 Jan – €1225

Course Title & Qualification: ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Holistic Massage {Internationally recognised qualification & fully insurable}


Dates & Duration: This course is due to commence on Tuesday 24th January 2023 and will run on Tuesday evenings from 6.30-9.30pm for 21 weeks


Location of Training: Gorey Institute of Beauty, Market Square, Gorey, Co Wexford


Who is the course for?
This course is suitable for both existing therapists who are curently in employment and are looking to upskill, giving them a full body massage qualification and also a full anatomy and physiology qualification or complete beginners to the industry looking to obtain work in both salons and spas.


Content overview:

The main skills the Learner will perform are:
• Consultation techniques – to include understanding the needs of clients and when and when not to treat them, contraindications, referral procedures explaining possible contra-actions and providing aftercare and home care advice
• Health, safety and hygiene – contextualised to the environment in which the Learner is working
• Holistic Massage techniques – to include selecting a suitable massage medium for the client’s skin type, classical massage movements and adapting the treatment to the client’s specific needs. The Learner will also develop knowledge about current legislation and working practice requirements and client care and communication which is essential to work and be successful in the Industry.

This qualification also provides:

• The related knowledge and understanding required to perform the Massage skills listed above effectively, in particular the anatomy and physiology of the body and common diseases and disorders that may affect when a client should or should not receive treatment
• Knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice of complementary therapies
• Knowledge and understanding of professional conduct and business awareness in a complementary therapies context
• Opportunities for Learners to focus on the development of their wider skills in a Massage setting such as communicating with clients, working with others and problem solving
• Opportunities for Learners to develop a range of skills, techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in employment as a Holistic Massage Therapist.


Cost Includes:  Tunic, course notes, exam fee and full training