Indian Head Massage
(FHT Accredited)

This treatment is another invaluable ‘add-on’ for the Massage Therapist. It has become a well recognised treatment amongst clients and is increasingly becoming a popular request.  Upon completion this course enable students to gain a high level, well recognised qualification in this field.

This course is equally suitable if you are new to complementary therapies. You may wish to join if you would like to learn a healing therapeutic skill to use with family members and friends. In this case you may choose not to sit the professional assessment and will receive a Cotswold Academy certificate of attendance.

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Course Content:

  • History & Concept of Indian Head Massage

  • Chakras

  • Contra Indications

  • Consultation and massage procedure

  • Therapist/client care ethics

  • Preparation, protection and mediation

  • Post treatment advice

  • Structure and function of the body systems affected by massage

  • Benefits

  • Using Oils

Assessment Criteria: 

  • 3 x 3 Case Studies (3 people x 3 times)

  • You will return to complete a treatment assessment after completion of your case studies ( to be arranged on start of course)

Certification and CPD Points: 
FHT Accredited Certificate of Attendance- 5 CPD points per day

Entrance requirements:  

In order to take part in this course, you must have acquired a Level 3 Diploma in Anatomy and Physiology or equivalent. We will ask you to provide a copy of your qualification. Please enquire if you are uncertain about your qualification.

If you don't have the above qualification: 
You can still join the course - a Certificate of attendance will be awarded (you will not be able to practice professionally, only on friends and family)


2 Day Course:

This is a 2 day course (plus half day assessment date to be confirmed on start of the course.) Attendance: 9.30am to 4pm

Tutor: Annette Stoker/ Yvonne Lockhart

September 2019: 5th-6th

(Tutor:Annette Stoker) 

October 2019: 15th-16th

(Tutor: Yvonne Lockhart)

November 2019: 14th-15th

(Tutor:Annette Stoker) 

January 2020: 16th-17th

(Tutor:Annette Stoker) 

March 2020: 24th-25th

(Tutor: Yvonne Lockhart)

June 2020: 16th-17th

(Tutor: Yvonne Lockhart)

Costs & Dates:

£230 + VAT

How do I pay?

A 25% deposit is due by return after receiving your welcome pack, with the remaining balance due 4 weeks before the start of your course. If your course is less than 4 weeks away, the full balance will be due immediately. Please complete an enrolment form online to book your place. You will then receive an email confirmation with your welcome pack and invoice.

Payment can be made via bank transfer or cheque. If you would like to pay via Credit Card, please let us know upon receiving your invoice and we will send through a link for payment.

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If you are interested in looking at a career in this industry, planning to do a course with us or just wishing to look around, our free Thursday Evenings could be the place to start.