Indian Head Massage -1 Day Short Diploma Course
Time – 9.30 – 3pm.
Our one day course plus assessment day is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to deliver a indian head massage. Based on ancient Ayurvedic principles, Indian Head Massage helps to relieve stress, reduce tension and improve flexibility in the shoulders, neck and arms. It boosts circulation which can help to reduce hair loss, premature balding and greying, and relieves scalp conditions.
This unit is about the skills involved in providing Indian head massage treatment. The ability to adapt massage techniques to suit individual client needs and the environment in which the massage takes place are crucial requirements. The ability to perform Indian head massages with and without the use of oils is also required.
To carry out this unit you will need to maintain effective health, safety and hygiene throughout your work. You will also need to maintain your personal appearance, hygiene and good communication with the client.
What will the course cover?
- Salon Safety & Hygiene
- How to complete a client consultation
- Contra Indications
- How to prepare your work station
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Practical treatments for indian head massage.
What is required before I start this course?
Completion of a Level 3 body massage course is recommended but not essential prior to attending this course. This will give you the knowledge you need, of the massage movements you will put in to practise with Indian head massage.
What is the difference between short diploma courses and VTCT courses?
Short diploma courses are for therapists wanting to work mobile or on friends and family. They are recognised within the UK and an insurable qualification with certain insurance companies.
VTCT courses are internationally recognised qualifications that involve multiple choice end tests and assessments but hold a higher recognised status and will enable you to work in a salon or spa.
How is the award achieved?
You will come to the academy to learn the practical part of Indian head massage.
Do I need a model?
Yes, you will need to bring a model with you to practise on.
Is a kit included in the price?
Kits are not included for this course but please look at the kit page for our recommended supplier.
When will I receive my certificate?
Once you have completed the course a certificate will be issued.