You must have completed a Body Massage course prior to enrolling in this course.
Most spas and salons offer stone therapy in order to meet the growing demands of its clients. Contrary to popular belief hot stone massage therapy was not first discovered in recent years. It is an old age therapy dating back 5000 years to India and most certainly the Mayan culture and the benefits are many.
Our Hot Stone Therapy Massage course includes both theory and practical aspects. You will be taught everything that you need to know to deliver a Hot Stone Therapy Massage treatment both safely and professionally.
You will be assessed by continual observation/exam to ensure that you have all the knowledge that you will need. You will also be required to complete four case studies to be submitted within one month of course completion date.
This is an ABT accredited fast track course and gives you knowledge and practical experience including the following units:
- History of Hot Stone Therapy Massage
- Basic Anatomy and Physiology and Massage Effect
- Massage Manipulations
- Consultation/Patch Testing
- Treatment room set-up/ Salon Hygiene
- Health and Safety and Legislation
- Professional Codes of Conduct and Ethics
- Massage Routine
- Summary / Insurance