AROMATHERAPY MASSAGE

AROMATHERAPY MASSAGE

 

Cost: £435, including booking fee of £125
Pre-Requisites: A&P – you can study this alongside this course via home study manual
Course Length: 2½ days

Course Content & Learning Outcomes: 

  • History and benefits of Aromatherapy
  • Essential Oils: How they work, botanical overview, methods of extraction etc.
  • Carrier Oils
  • Equipment needed
  • Blending
  • Classification of Terms
  • Index of 30 Essential Oils
  • Use in Pregnancy
  • Health & Safety of Essential Oils
  • Contraindications
  • Basics of Consultation
  • Summary of Essential Oils
    • Alphabetical list by common uses
    • Summary of notes
    • Body systems and notes
    • Classification of effect
    • Skin type
  • Effective Massage Techniques
  • Massage Movements
  • Treatment Routine
  • Adaptations to treatment
  • Example Blends
  • Case Studies
  • Risk Assessments
  • Safety & Hygiene
  • Health & Safety Regulations
  • Professional Ethics & Standards of Practice
  • Business Practices
    • Business plans
    • Treatment costings
    • Insurance, Complaints & Malpractice
    • Registering & running your business
    • Legislation
    • Marketing & PR
    • Record keeping
    • Cancellations
  • General Tips (e.g. how to review products, selling skills, tips to getting more traffic, marketing tips etc)

Course Structure:

  • Home Study (3 days guided learning)
  • 2 days practical
  • 25 case studies
  • Final assessment

Awarding Body: ABT & Towergate

Venues:
This course is available at:

  • Berkshire
  • Dorset (Ferndown)
  • Essex
  • Hampshire
  • Kent
  • London
  • Somerset
  • Yorkshire (Selby)
  • In-house training available