This is a one and half day course that will teach you the history and benefits of hot stones, massage movements using the stones, oils to use with stones and the massage routine.
The course covers some theory but is mainly practical work and includes 12 case studies. You will be required to sit a short written exam and complete a practical assessment before your Diploma can be awarded. By the end of the course you will know:
- History & benefits of hot stone therapy
- How to carry out a consultation
- Equipment needed
- Massage movements
- Massage oils
- How to carry out a hot stone treatment
- Professional Ethics/Code of Practise/Working Environment
- Insurance and how to obtain it
Pre-requisites: Diplomas in Anatomy & Physiology and Body Massage (or equivalent) are required. Como offers courses in both Anatomy and Physiology and Body Massage. However, you will need to have completed both courses before starting the Hot Stone Massage course.
CPD Points: 17
Discounts: A 10% per person discount is available when you make a booking for 3 or more people.
Dates for Next Course: Check our Courses & Events page for dates. If no dates shown, then please contact us and we’ll happily work with you to find suitable dates.