Body Massage Courses

By | July 29, 2013

Body massage is considered to be an essential skill for all beauty therapists. This is a short course ideal for beauty therapists wanting to add body massage to their list of available treatments, anyone wishing to try massage without the time and cost commitment of a full blown NVQ L3 massage course.

The Carlton Institute Body Massage Course

Body-MassageA two-day course by leading beauty trainer, The Carlton Institute, will teach you how to perform full body massages by employing professional techniques as well as how to conduct client consultation. You will also be taught facial massage and how to massage the scalp, audio sonic vibration techniques, gyratory machines and how to use infra-red heat.

This Body Massage course is ideal for anyone wishing to become a mobile beauty therapist as at the end of the course you will receive an accredited diploma enabling you to gain insurance for massaging paying clients.

However you also have the option of gaining the NVQ qualification (for an additional fee) if you wish to have the option a applying your new skills employed in a beauty salon or spa.

Course Details

What you are taught over the two days:

Day 1

  • Benefits of massage
  • Massage sequence
  • Massage mediums
  • Contra-indications
  • Classification of massage movements
  • Massage after care

Day 2

  • Vibratory massage
  • Practical assessment
  • Pre-massage treatments
  • Massage sequence for face, chest and scalp

Course Locations

This course is available in 13 locations throughout the UK every month.

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  • London
  • Belfast
  • Chichester
  • Malvern Spa
  • Windsor
  • Exmouth
  • Birmingham
  • Bournemouth
  • Burton
  • Glasgow
  • Stockport
  • Durham


Once you have completed an past this two-day body massage training course you will receive a Carlton Institute diploma. This will enable you to obtain professional indemnity insurance and earn money by charging paying clients for your services.

An NVQ qualification

With this course you have the option of or so gaining an NVQ qualification alongside your diploma. And NVQ is often sought by potential employers in salons or spas. So if you want to have the option of being employed you will need to be NVQ qualified. You can obtain an accredited NVQ qualification by paying an additional £149 +vat

Entry requirements

You do not require any previous experience to complete this course.

How do I register fro this course?

Click on the link above, decide when and where you wish to attend. To reserve your place on the course you need only pay a deposit of £49 initially.