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Holistic Massage and A&P

Our course includes Holistic massage, incorporating 5 Classical Swedish massage movements in order to be able to treat the entire body. 

Awarding Body or Accreditation: ITEC Diploma 

Saffron College of Hair & Beauty

Admission Requirements: None

Frequency: Twice per year


Becoming a ITEC qualified massage therapist allows you to work in salons, day spas, health farms, cruise ships, home and abroad. Whether you want to work for somebody else, go into management, own your own business or teach in a college you will need to be trained to the highest standards After qualifying as a massage therapist you may then specialize into areas such as body therapy, sports massage, reflexology, aromatherapy, etc.

Course Outline

Our Diploma course provides learners with a thorough understanding of the Anatomy and Physiology of the body and gives learners a complete knowledge of the structure and functions of each area of the body which they will be a specialist in.

Course Content

Holistic Massage:

History, theory & philosophy of Massage

Effects & Benefits of Massage

Therapeutic value & technique of each of the five classical massage movements

Mechanical massage: Infra-Red, Gyratory Massage (G5) and Audio Sonic

Appropriate Aftercare and Homecare advice

Client Consultation and Appropriate Legislation

Professional conduct

Contraindications to treatments

Understanding the importance of and how to conduct follow-up treatments

Knowledge of Other Complementary therapies available

Planning an appropriate treatment programme for a client

Anatomy & Physiology 

The Skin

The Cell

Skeletal System

Muscular System

Circulatory System

Lymphatic System

Nervous System

Respiratory System

Digestive System

Urinary System

On Completion of your course you will hold: 

ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Holistic Massage 

Core Subjects: 

Business Organization

Cosmetic Science

First Aid

Consultation/Client Care


Salon procedure


Client record cards

Hygiene/ Sterilization procedures



Course fee:  €2000
Duration: 20 Weeks  
Number of Seats: 10