Course Details

This part time course is intended for those who wish to practise the techniques of body massage at a professional level, in a safe and competent manner. Training in the practical skills is underpinned by scientific knowledge of the body systems involved and the relevant and current health and safety legislation.

Entry Requirements

Mature or experienced applicants with a sound educational background and preferably with some knowledge of Human Biology, Anatomy or a related science. Allowance will be made for post-school experience. No previous experience in body massage is required. Attendance to all lessons is essential.

Career options

Upon completion of the course, learners are able to work in industry as a qualified body massage therapist. This course can also lead to other complementary therapy courses such as Aromatherapy, Reflexology, Indian Head Massage, Sports and Remedial

Body Massage Level 3 Award

Five highlights

  • 1 We are graded Outstanding by OFSTED.
  • 2 Teaching and learning is our prime focus.
  • 3 Commitment to excellence in all we do.
  • 4 Respecting and valuing all individuals.
  • 5 Providing opportunities for all.

Key Points

  • Chichester Campus
  • 08.09.2020
  • Award in Body Massage (QCF)


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Course code Location Course length Start date
BET136CD1A Chichester Campus 13 Weeks 08.09.2020

What you need to know

What will I study?

A range of massage techniques, anatomy and physiology, health and safety and customer service. Your studies will be concluded with two online examinations, a number of practical assessments on commercial clients and a portfolio of course evidence.

How will I be taught?

Lessons will be delivered one afternoon a week over 12 weeks and will cover both theory and practical aspects of the subject. Much of the learning process will be student centred and will require commitment, dedication and the ability to conduct independent research. Home study time is also an important part of your ability to complete the course.

How will I be assessed?

Practical competences will be assessed using a variety of techniques including observation, feedback from the client and reflection. You will be required to demonstrate your capability to perform body massage on a number of different clients. Your knowledge and competence will also be demonstrated through the completion of two online examinations.

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