Course code: RET004A
Course category: Part-time
End Qualification: VTCT Certificate
Starting month: January
Hours: Thursday 6pm- 9pm (Starts: 12/01/17)
Days of the week: Thursday
Course duration: 18 weeks
Formal assessment: Formal assessment required
Course location: City College Brighton and Hove, Pelham Street
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.
This course includes the following units:
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
You will require the Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy and Physiology or willingness to work towards the qualification. Interview required.
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:
How much will the Tuition Fees cost?
Below are the fees for this course.
Home/EU students tuition fees (per year): £490
THIS COURSE IS ELIGIBLE FOR AN ADVANCED LEARNER LOAN
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.