Health & Complementary Therapies

Swedish Massage Diploma Course

11 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Accredited Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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Swedish Massage Diploma Course

What Will You Learn?

Massage is a very powerful tool in assisting the body to balance itself. Through the skilful application of tools and techniques, knowledge of the human body, a relaxing environment, and taking the time to engage in explorative consultation, a therapist can provide safe, effective massage that provides an exceptional boost to wellness. The Swedish Massage Diploma Course shows you how.

The course covers all the basic anatomy and physiology knowledge that you need in order to understand how the body works and to tailor treatments to suit your client, including the form and function of the skin, musculature, skeletal and organ systems. You will be guided...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1 – Introduction to Swedish Massage
  • Introduction
  • Part 1: A Brief History
  • Part 2: The Effects of Massage
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2 - Anatomy & Physiology
  • Part 1: The Skin
  • Part 2: Skeletal System
  • Part 3: Muscles
  • Part 4: The Circulatory System
  • Part 5: The Respiratory System
  • Part 6: The Digestive System
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3 - The Effects of Massage Therapy on the Body
  • Part 1: The Effects of Massage Therapy on the Body
  • Part 2: Massage Techniques
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4 - Massage Mediums
  • Part 1: Carrier Oils
  • Part 2: Powders
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5 - Contraindications to Massage
  • Part 1: Contraindications
  • Part 2: Contra-actions to Massage
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6 - Health and Safety in the Workplace
  • Part 1: The Health & Safety at Work Act (HAS) 1974
  • Part 2: Using Hazardous Substances or Materials
  • Part 3: Fire Safety Procedures
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7 - Client Consultation
  • Part 1: The Consultation
  • Part 2:  Body Fat
  • Part 3: Communication Difficulties
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8 - Preparing your Therapy Room
  • Part 1: Making Your Client Comfortable
  • Part 2: Anatomical Terminology
  • Part 3: Swedish Massage Routine
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9 - Aftercare Advice
  • Aftercare Advice
  • Module 9 Assessment
Module 10 - Things to Consider as a Therapist
  • Part 1: Hand Exercises
  • Part 2: Personal Hygiene
  • Part 3: Equipment Required
  • Part 4: Insurance and Professional Membership
  • Module 10 Assessment
Module 11 - Ways of Promoting your Business
  • Marketing Ideas
  • Module 11 Assessment
  • Conclusion
  • Appendices
Swedish Massage Diploma Course

Who Would Benefit from This Course?

With comprehensive materials, the Swedish Massage Diploma Course takes you from complete beginner to practising therapist. You’ll learn it all, from the theoretical to the practical and everything in-between. Those already working in the relaxation and holistic therapy industries who wish to expand their skillset will also learn a lot.

Those looking to apply Swedish massage to their friends, family or partner will also enjoy the course’s modular approach that makes learning easy to consume and simple to follow.

Accreditations

The Swedish Massage Diploma 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 certified by the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), the IAHT is an internationally recognised organisation. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you will receive 3 certificates. An accredited certificate from the awarding body relating to your course, a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course and a certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence.

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