ITEC Massage Level 3

By: Affable Therapy  07/01/2011
Keywords: college, MASSAGE THERAPY, therapeutic massage

  • History & development of Massage
  • Why and how it works
  • Massage Benefits
  • Principles of Holistic Body Massage
  • How to develop a massage routine for each client
  • How to develop a holistic approach – mind, body and soul
  • Holistic Massage techniques
  • Massage contraindications
  • Awareness of muscles / bones on human body
  • Cell Structure
  • Skin Cellular Composition
  • Muscular and Skeletal Systems
  • Cardiovascular - Heart and Blood Circulation
  • Lymphatic System - Lymph glands and production of Tissue Fluid
  • Neurological System - Brain and Nervous Tissue
  • Endocrine System - Main endocrine organs and role of hormones
  • Respiratory System - Lungs and air pathways
  • Reproductive system
  • Urinary System - Kidneys and water metabolism
  • History and origins of therapies
  • Laws legislation and government acts
  • Codes of Practice and Ethics
  • Key elements of good practice
  • Health & Safety Legislation
  • Complying with Health & Safety Legislation
  • Employers' and employees health safety responsibilities
  • Risk Assessment
  • Hygiene Procedures
  • None.  It is a beginners course for learners wishing to start a career in complementary therapy via the massage route.  ITEC recommends that learners should have achieve a level of education equivalent to 5 GCSE’s at grades A*-C prior to commencing the ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage.  However exemptions may be made for adult returners with experience e of the workplace.
  • 12 completed case studies
  • Portfolio of assignments

Once you have completed the qualification, you may:

  • Start your own full time / part time therapy business offering Massage
  • Help friends and family by providing treatments
  • Study further ITEC courses in Massage, Indian Head Massage, Beauty Therapy, Ayurvedic Massage, Thai Massage, Hot Poultice Massage. Etc.
  • Work in spas, health clubs, reports, beauty salons
  • Become mobile therapist

ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage

ITEC qualifications are the best way to start your career in the beauty, complementary and sports industries. Recognised in over 35 countries worldwide; an ITEC qualification will help you wherever you choose to work.

ITEC qualifications have been accredited by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority, on behalf of the Department for Education and Skills in the UK. All qualifications comply with the National Occupational Standards where they exist and are supported by the National Training Organisations.

Included in Fees:
Course notes
Text book
Exam Registration Fee

Not Included in Fees:

We do not take more than 10 learners per batch. So you can be assured to small group and intensive training. This is a very popular course so book early as places are limited. Booking early will also help us to post your pre course reading material so that you can start your studies.

ITEC qualifications are internationally recognised.  You will be able to obtain professional indemnity insurance and professional membership of any Therapy body such as FHT, CthA, BMC, etc.

Keywords: college, Holistic Massage, MASSAGE THERAPY, therapeutic massage