Course Content

Holistic Massage Unit 2

  • History & Origins of Massage
  • 5 Swedish Classical Movements
  • Effects & Benefits of Massage
  • Building an appropriate treatment plan
  • Appropriate Aftercare and Homecare advice
  • Client Consultation and Appropriate Legislation
  • Business Awareness
  • Professional conduct
  • Contraindications to treatment
  • Understanding the importance of and how to conduct follow-up treatments
  • Knowledge of  Other Complementary therapies available
  • Planning an appropriate treatment programme for a client


Anatomy & Physiology Unit 1

  • Skeletal System
  • Muscular System
  • The Skin
  • The Cell
  • Circulatory & Lymphatic Systems
  • Nervous System
  • Endocrine System
  • Respiratory system
  • Digestive System
  • Urinary System
  • Reproductive System


Business Awareness and Professional Conduct Unit 22

  • Understanding professionalism in the beauty and complementary therapies industry
  • Insurance and professional indemnity
  • Advertising and Marketing
  • Business set-up
  • Business laws and legislation
  • Understanding basic first aid and the importance of an accident book



Students of this course work towards an internationally recognised diploma, awarded by ITEC.

  • ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Holistic Massage
  • The Beauty Institute Indian Head Massage Certificate


Method of Assessment

The Beauty Institute prides itself on its continuous assessment. This allows both our tutors, and our students to carefully monitor their progress throughout the course.

Students complete at the end of the course:

  • Practical examinations
  • Theory examinations

Students complete throughout the course:

  • Case Studies



One weekend per month; Saturday and Sunday 10am – 4pm

Commencing October 21st 2017

Duration: 8 months

Training dates:    October 21st & 22nd

November 11th & 12th

December 2nd & 3rd

January 6th & 7th

February 3rd & 4th

March 3rd & 4th

April 7th & 8th


Course Investment

  • €1750
  • Deposit: €450
  • Payment plan: October 21st €650,  December 2nd €650


Fees paid are non-refundable and non-transferable. Please see our ‘Terms & Conditions’ page for full details.


  • Uniform tunic
  • ITEC Examination fees
  • Student Insurance
  • Course literature

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