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Indian Head Massage with Practical Training

Open Study College
Course summary
609 GBP
English
Distance
e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

 Indian Massage Level 3:

Unit 1: Essential Anatomy and Physiology

  • Bone classification
  • Bones of the head, face, neck and shoulders
  • Joints
  • Muscles
  • Structure of the skin and hair

Unit 2: What is Indian Head Massage?

  • The origins and benefits of Indian head massage 
  • The techniques and products used in Indian head massage
  • Equipment, oils and towels

Unit 3: Contraindications to Therapy

  • What are contraindications?
  • Local and total contraindications
  • Pregnancy
  • Modifications to massage

Unit 4: Client Consultation

  • Client consultation and aftercare advice
  • Assessing the client
  • What information should I use?
  • Client history forms
  • Pain assessment
  • Case studies

Unit 5: Indian Head Massage Techniques

  • Before you begin
  • Adhesions
  • Effleurage
  • Stroking
  • Palpation
  • Petrissage
  • Friction
  • Tapotement

Unit 6: Massage Application

  • Massage environment
  • Massage positions and sequence
  • Stroke variations
  • Trapezius
  • Shoulders
  • Upper arms
  • Neck
  • Scalp
  • Face
  • Hygiene
  • Health and safety
  • Massage stance

 

 Your Practical Day:

6 Hours

  • Massage techniques
  • Techniques to the face
  • Techniques to the neck
  • Techniques to the scalp
  • Techniques to the shoulder girdle upper back
  • Techniques to the Arms
  • Chakras
  • Mama points
  • Acupressure techniques
  • Oils that are traditionally used for the treatment

Anatomy and Physiology Theory

Before you attend your practical day, you will need to have completed the Anatomy and Physiology theory part of this course. This is essential for your practical training day. This will cover all of the anatomy and physiology knowledge required for the Level 2 and 3 National Occupational Standards (NOS) for beauty, nails and holistic therapy treatments. This part of the course will take 30 hours to complete. It will require a half day classroom attendance and the rest will be completed online. After completion you will gain a recognised Anatomy certificate.

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Pay Now: GBP 609.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 106.35 with a deposit of GBP
70.90 totalling 709

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