Indian Head Massage - Class, Solo, Virtual & Home Learning

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Course options & prices from £99 - £299

 

Obtain Your Indian Head Massage Training and Qualification with this Accredited Course
in Cellarhead Staffordshire

Westminster Insurance    Accredited by the GHT  All courses are fully insurable in the UK

Indian Head Massage is a very popular and effective holistic therapy treatment. It is very easy to learn and so this course is perfect for beginners. This comprehensive head massage course guides you carefully through all of the traditional massage techniques for both seated and couch based treatment. It is, very simply, one of the most relaxing therapies you can ever experience. And because your clients can remain fully clothed (if they choose to) it's perfect for people of all ages and all walks of life.

 

This course is suitable for complete beginners and also for those who wish to brush up their techniques.

 

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This course is available in 4 formats and payable in instalments. Scroll down the page to view your options.

Class Tuition with Diploma Qualification £199

Learn with fellow students at our dynamic classroom events. Payable in instalments.

Friendly customer support and guidance throughout your training experience. Lovely training materials in PDF format. Theory test to be taken online from the comfort of your own home. 1 month free access to video tutorials related to this course. Attend 1 days (6 hours) of hands-on, practical tuition in a small class of up to 4 students. No need to bring a massage model as students work upon each other. With an accredited Diploma you can start your own home-based or mobile business as a self-employed therapist.

Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT  Accredited by the GBT  Accredited by the GHT  Accredited by the IICT

 

Solo Tuition with Diploma Qualification £299

One-to-one training delivered by a tutor at their venue. Payable in instalments.

This incredible training option offers the opportunity for you to receive 100% of the teacher's time and attention. Our friendly admin team provide customer support and guidance throughout your training experience. Lovely training materials in PDF format. Theory test to be taken online from the comfort of your own home. 1 month free access to video tutorials related to this course. You will receive 6 hours of one-to-one practical training in just 1 day, mentoring and assessment with an expert teacher at any one of our venues. You need to bring a massage model to work upon. With an accredited Diploma you can start your own home-based or mobile business as a self-employed therapist.

Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT  Accredited by the GBT  Accredited by the GHT  Accredited by the IICT

 

Virtual Training with Certificate Qualification £299

Top quality tuition from the comfort and safety of your home. Payable in instalments.

All the benefits of solo tuition plus the convenience of receiving your tutoring at home via live streaming using Zoom. In just 1 day, you will receive 6 hours of guided tuition and step-by-step assessment from your teacher. To do virtual training, you need a good internet connection, your own therapy couch, and basic massage kit. You’ll also need your own massage model to work upon. Full details will be provided. With our accredited Certificate you can start your own home-based or mobile business as a self-employed therapist.

Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT

 

Online Course with Award £99

Offer treatments to your family & friends, or just for the fun of learning.

When you undertake an online Award course you don't receive any kind of practical tuition. You still receive all of the lovely course materials and 1 month free access to online video tutorials to assist and support your learning. Online courses (aka home learning courses) are ideal if you're not wanting to become a professional therapist but instead you wish to learn a new life skill. With our Award courses you'll be able to offer treatments to your family and friends. Award courses are fully insurable.

Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT

 

 

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Questions and answers

  • Is this course suitable for beginners?

    Yes. All of the course training options are perfect for beginners as well as CPD for practicing therapists.

  • Do you have an FAQ for classroom & SOLO diploma courses?
    Visit this link to read our detailed FAQ for classroom & solo training >
  • Do you have an FAQ for virtual CERTIFICATE COURSES?
    Visit this link to read our detailed FAQ for virtual training >
  • Do you have an FAQ for home learning AWARD COURSES?
    Visit this link to read our detailed FAQ for award courses >
  • Which course should I undertake if i want to offer treatments professionally?

    If you wish to offer treatments professionally we recommend that you undertake training to either Certificate or Diploma level. You can opt for a classroom course, solo tuition or Virtual training via Zoom. If you're unsure which type of training will be best for you, please contact our friendly support team to discuss these options.

  • DO YOU HAVE TUTORIAL VIDEOS AVAILABLE FOR THIS COURSE?
    Yes, we do. All students undertaking Award, Certificate and Diploma courses get 1 month free access to the tutorial videos. These can be streamed directly to your TV, laptop, desktop computer or hand held device.

    Watch the body massage video trailer >

    Course Modules

    This is the background and theory that you study from home and then complete an online test paper before attending your practical training. It is easily completed with between 6-10 hours of study time. For some people it may take a little longer.

    Module 1
    How Head Massage was originally practiced in India
    How it is now practiced in the West
    How Indian Head Massage is commonly taught
    Indian Head Massage as taught by Therapy Training School

    Module 2
    Effects and benefits overview
    Effects and benefits in detail

    Module 3
    The skeletal system
    The muscular system
    Blood flow in the head and neck
    The trigeminal nerve
    The lymphatic system

    Module 4
    Client consultation skills
    Consultation environment
    Client education
    Client confidentiality
    Consultation form
    Notes on consultation form
    Contraindications

    Module 5
    Body mechanics
    Correct body mechanics
    Guidelines

    Module 6
    Preparing for therapy
    Client preparation
    Therapist preparation
    Basic hygiene
    Adaptations

    Module 7
    Massage Movements
    Massage overview
    Massage techniques explained

    Module 8
    After therapy recommendations
    Information and aftercare advice
    The benefits of drinking water

    Module 9
    Before beginning therapy
    Oils that may be used
    Weight and pressure of massage techniques
    Part one (seated): Upper back, shoulders, neck and head massage
    Part two (lying down): The neck, head and face massage

    Module 10
    Case Study Guidelines
    Case study examples

    Additional information
    FAQs
    Hints and tips
    Your notes and questions

    Additional documents
    Test paper
    Client form
    Case study form

    Accreditation & Diploma

    Many of the Diploma courses offered by Therapy Training School are accredited (ie: approved for membership & insurance purposes) by the International Guild of Complementary Therapists (IGCT), the Guild of Holistic Therapists (GHT) and the Guild of Beauty Therapists (GBT). Additionally, Therapy Training School is an approved Platinum Training Provider with the International Institute for Complementary Therapists (IICT), and this organisation also accredits many of our Diploma courses for membership & insurance purposes.

     

    All of our Diploma & Certificate training courses throughout the UK are accredited by Therapy Training Academy Ltd (our umbrella organisation)  and insurance for practicing professionally can be taken out in the UK via Westminster Insurance (highly recommended), Wellbeing Insurance and Towergate Insurance. 

     

    With professional insurance in place, you will be able to get a job as a therapist, practice as a self-employed therapist or work independently as a mobile therapist. 

     

    Our Award courses are recommended for those who wish to deliver treatments to family and friends. Although professional insurance is not a legal requirement, we do advise that you purchase insurance to safeguard your recipients and yourself and to provide you with peace of mind. Insurance for delivering therapy to family and friends can be taken out in the UK via Westminster Insurance (highly recommended), Wellbeing Insurance and Towergate Insurance. Our Award courses are accredited by the International Guild of Complementary Therapists (IGCT).

     

    *Before you commit to any course, we strongly advise that you check with your potential employer (and Borough Council, if you wish to work in London) to ensure that the qualification you have decided to undertake will be accepted by them, and to find out if you need a licence to work.

     

    View all accreditation and insurance options here >

    Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT  Accredited by the GBT  Accredited by the GHT  Accredited by the IICT  Westminster Insurance    Accredited by the GHT

  • More Information

  • + Step-By-Step Guide for Class Training

    How everything works from start to finish. Read our detailed step-by-step guide. Read more >

     

    + Step-By-Step Guide for Solo Training

    How everything works from start to finish. Read our detailed step-by-step guide. Read more >

     

    + Step-By-Step Guide for Virtual Training

    How everything works from start to finish. Read our detailed step-by-step guide. Read more >

     

    + More about AWARD Courses

    How everything works from start to finish. Read our detailed step-by-step guide. Read more >

     

    + Working In London

    You can work anywhere in the UK with our Diplomas. However, if you're looking to work in London you need to know which Boroughs accept our Diploma. Read more >