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Pregnancy Massage Diploma Course

9 Modules, 4 Videos

  • Certified Course
  • Accredited Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What Will You Learn?

The Pregnancy Massage Course will give you both the theoretical and practical knowledge you need to provide safe, relaxing, and beneficial prenatal massage to expectant mothers.

Not only will students learn the techniques used to provide effective treatment but they will also gain an in-depth understanding of pregnancy massages and how to start a business using these new skills. Pregnancy massage (or prenatal massage, as it is also known) differs from ot...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1: The Basics of a Pregnancy Massage
  • Part 1: What is a Pregnancy/Prenatal Massage?
  • Part 2: The Difference Between Prenatal Massage and Other Massages
  • Part 3: Ideal Time to Start Prenatal Massages
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2: Pregnancy and Prenatal Massage
  • Part 1: The Significance of Prenatal Massage
  • Part 2: Physiological Changes During Pregnancy
  • Part 3: Emotional Changes During Pregnancy
  • Part 4: Extra Care for Pregnant Women
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3: Prenatal Massage - How Does It Work?
  • Part 1: How Does It Work?
  • Part 2: Massage Vs Medications for Prenatal Issues
  • Part 3: Case Studies: Supporting Pregnancy Massage With Results
  • Part 4: Doctor Tiffany Field
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4: Massage Techniques
  • Part 1: Deep Tissue Massage
  • Part 2: Video - Massage Techniques - Deep Tissue Massage
  • Part 3: Swedish Massage
  • Part 4: Video - Massage Techniques - Swedish Massage
  • Part 5: Shiatsu Massage
  • Part 6: Video - Massage Techniques - Shiatsu Massage
  • Part 7: Purpose of Targeted Massage Techniques
  • Part 8: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5: Prenatal Acupuncture
  • Part 1: Video - What is Acupuncture
  • Part 2: What is Acupuncture?
  • Part 3: Performing Prenatal Acupuncture
  • Part 4: Follow-Ups
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6: Aromatherapy in Pregnancy
  • Part 1: What is Aromatherapy?
  • Part 2: Aromatherapy in Pregnancy
  • Part 3: Initial Consultation and Follow-Up
  • Part 4: Therapeutic Properties of Essential Oils
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7: How to Manage Your Pregnancy Massage Business
  • Part 1: Workspace
  • Part 2: Organising Your Workspace
  • Part 3: Managing Time
  • Part 4: Managing Clients
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8: How to Market Your Services
  • Part 1: Practice Makes Perfect
  • Part 2: Outlets for Marketing
  • Part 3: Reaching Out to Relevant Outlets
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9: Course Overview
  • Part 1: Overview
  • Part 2: Next Steps
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 9 Assessment
Pregnancy Massage Diploma Course

Who Would Benefit from This Course?

The Pregnancy Massage Course is primarily aimed at those who wish to open their own pregnancy massage therapy business, as it contains plenty of information on how to get started and maintain a business in this area. Likewise, those who already provide holistic therapies will learn a lot about the specifics of massage for pregnant women and could add this to their services/treatments.

The course will also be very beneficial to the partners of pregnant women, who wish to have a practical way to help their partner to relax and de-stress whilst they carry their child.


The Pregnancy Massage Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is registered with the CMA (Complementary Medical Association), which is internationally recognised as the elite force in professional, ethical complementary medicine by professional practitioners, doctors and, increasingly, by the general public. Upon completion of the course you can gain membership to the CMA, which in addition to supplying a professional accreditation, offers a number of benefits, all of which can be found here.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you receive 2 certificates. A certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence and a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners can also receive a certificate of achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary, which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course. (This certificate is optional and costs an additional £15).

ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.

This course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.

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