Is this course right for me?

Are you looking for a career within the spa or holistic industry? It is a career choice that challenges, inspires and offers a wide range of employment opportunities.

On the practical side, you will learn body massage, stone therapy, massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils, Indian head massage, self-tanning and ‘hopi ear’ treatments. Facial electrotherapy is also an option.

On the theory side, you will learn about anatomy and physiology in depth, to underpin your practical skills development.

Entry requirements:

  • Level 2 Diploma pass in a relevant subject
  • Attendance at an interview

Delivery:

The course is delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Demonstrations
  • Group work
  • Theory workshops
  • Practical sessions within a realistic working environment
  • Work experience

Assessment:

The course is assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Practical and written assessments
  • Demonstrations
  • Portfolios of work
  • Performance and observation
  • Multiple choice online examinations

Progression:

Completion of the programme can lead to a range of options in employment and education.