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Body Massage Level 3 Certificate (Jan'18)

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Course code: RET004A

Course category: Part-time

End Qualification: VTCT Certificate

Starting month: January

Hours: Thursday 5.45pm-9pm (Starts: 11/01/18)

Days of the week: Thursday

Course duration: 18 weeks

Formal assessment: Formal assessment required

Course location: City College Brighton and Hove, Pelham Street

Course aims:
This course will teach you the skills needed to deliver a professional standard of body massage, and in the correct techniques to provide the greatest relaxation for your clients. Throughout the course you will also develop your knowledge of anatomy and physiology and how to apply this effectively to your massages. Formal assessment includes written and practical assignments as well as two externally set multiple choice exams.

Course content:
This course includes the following units:

Provide Massage
Health, Safety & Hygiene
Related Anatomy & Physiology

Facilities for students:
The college has excellent facilities for both theory and practical work.
These include 3 large well-equipped and recently modernised Beauty/Holistic salons and a large reception area that serves both Hair and Beauty.

The Beauty and Holistic Department is managed by Georgia Christoforou, a highly skilled Beauty and Holistic Therapist and an enthusiastic and experienced teacher.
The Beauty and Holistic team is staffed by highly motivated tutors that are passionate about their subjects and have excellent links with employers.

Assessment: Written Assignments, Written and Practical Assessments, Portfolios & Research work. External written assessments in Health & Safety, Massage and elements of Anatomy & Physiology

Awarding Body: VTCT

Entry Requirements:
You will require the Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy and Physiology or willingness to work towards the qualification. Interview required.
For further information on entry requirements please see this page.

Interview for entry: Interview required

Progression and links:
There are various courses that the Masseur may want to attend in order to further their career. This includes Advanced Massage, Reflexology, Indian Head Massage & aromatherapy.

This qualification enables the Masseur to work within a holistic practices, spas & health clubs or in a self employed capacity.

Costs of your Course:
There are five parts to the cost of your course:

  1. Tuition Fees
  2. College registration
  3. Awarding Body registration
  4. Resource Fee
  5. Exam / Assessment Fees

Tuition fees

How much will the Tuition Fees cost?

Below are the fees for this course.

Home/EU students tuition fees (per year): 599


Although the information given is believed to be correct at the time of publication, it does not form any part of a contract between City College Brighton and Hove and the student. Courses may be subject to change.

Timetables are subject to change and you should check with your tutor prior to enrolment for the details of your timetable.