Course Name              Indian head massage course

Cost                             £200

Short Description 

This course covers the technique for performing an Indian head massage routine. It also includes anatomy & physiology resources with clear diagrams and special Marma pressure points for Indian head massage.  Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment.   Photographs and videos ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform Indian head Massage treatments.

With the GTi guidelines below you will be required to sign off the following tasks:

  • Maintain safe and effective methods of working when providing Indian head massage treatments.
  • Consult, plan and prepare for Indian head massage treatments.
  • Provide Indian head massage treatments.
  • Provide aftercare advice

Qualification               GTi Award

Course Accreditation  Guild of Beauty Therapists 

Pre-requisites             None

Course Type                Theory and practical

Theory Hours              Approximately 21 hours of study time will be required to complete the theory element of this course.

Practical hours            1 day of practical training will be required to complete your assessment day. 

Examination               GTi online examinations and 1 day of practical assessment 

CPD Points                  29 Points 

Theory modules

  • IH001 Introduction, Reception & Consultation
  • IH002 Skin & Hair Types
  • IH003 Anatomy & Physiology – The Muscular System
  • IH004 Anatomy & Physiology – The Skeletal System
  • IH005 Anatomy & Physiology - The Cardiovascular & The Lymphatic Systems
  • IH006 Anatomy & Physiology – The Endocrine, The Nervous & The Respiratory Systems
  • IH007 Anatomy & Physiology – The Skin
  • IH008 Contra-actions & Contra-indications
  • IH009 Massage Benefits
  • IH010 Preparation
  • IH011 Massage Mediums & Benefits
  • IH012 Marma Pressure Points & Chakras
  • IH013 Technique – Upper Back & Shoulder Massage
  • IH014 Technique – Upper Arm & Neck Massage
  • IH015 Technique – Scalp Massage
  • IH016 Technique – Face Massage
  • IH017 Treatment Adaptations & Aftercare

Practical modules

  • IH013 Technique – Indian head massage techniques: Upper Back & Shoulder Massage
  • IH014 Technique – Upper Arm & Neck Massage
  • IH015 Technique – Scalp Massage
  • IH016 Technique – Face Massage