Kings Cross: 455 Caledonian Rd,
London N7 9BA
Harrow: 10 Bonnersfield Lane,
Harrow, Middx. HA1 2JR

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"Massage Courses & Sports Massage Courses at the London School of Massage, the UK's most successful school for massage and body therapy training.  Massage courses and training in London and throughout the UK"

Some of the massage courses and training we offer include:

 

 
 

Deep Tissue Massage Courses
"Massaging with Confidence" Series

 
Deep Tissue Massage - CThA, FHT & IICT Accredited Course
 

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Deep Tissue Massage Course (CThA, FHT & IICT Accredited)

This Deep Tissue Massage course is open to any individuals who have prior training in Body Massage or higher.

It is open to practising massage therapists as well as Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractors and Sports Science practitioners.

About this Deep Tissue Massage Course ...

Deep Tissue Massage involves the application of exact techniques and pressures to make changes to specific tissue layers of the body.  It is a versatile form of treatment providing a means of delivering a more effective form of therapy.

The unique Deep Tissue Massage course taught at the school has become famous for its specific attention to practitioner posture, application and technique. The course introduces the practitioner to the theory and practice of Deep Tissue Massage techniques which develop on from foundation diploma courses in massage and/or sports injuries as well as lending its way to "HANDS FREE MASSAGE".

 The course is intended to give the practitioner a wider understanding in the therapeutic treatment of patients as well as adding to the arsenal of tools which are available for "SAVING HANDS" during a session.

Deep Tissue Massage techniques can be used in conjunction with many other therapies and the course will explore the many other disciplines in which this can be incorporated.

It is a course qualification which on completion, will allow the practitioner to obtain full professional insurance and gain employment in conjunction with previous massage training.

 deep tissues massage course 

What will I Learn on this Deep Tissue Massage Course ...

This Deep Tissue Massage course will systematically guide the student through the theory and practice of Deep Tissue Massage.  It will allow the smooth and effective integration of Deep Tissue Massage techniques into their own practice as well as teach a full routine for the posterior body.

Learn the Theory and Clinical Application of:

  • Body Palpation - how and what to feel.
  • Surface anatomy of the body
  • Theory of Deep Tissue Massage
  • Practice of Deep tissue Massage
  • Effective Practitioner Posture for Deep Tissue Massage
  • How to "Save Your Hands" during massage treatments
  • Refined Soft Tissue Technique
  • Learn "Effective Massage" technique
  • How to treat "Knots" and sore spots
  • Introduction to Trigger Points

Deep Tissue Course Prerequisites ...

Students must hold an Ofqual accredited Level 3 Diploma in Massage including Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology - or equivalent, or higher.

Without an accredited Diploma, you may be able to attend the course, but you will not receive an FHT, CThA or IICT accredited certificate. This may affect your ability to obtain professional insurance.

Without an accredited Diploma you may not be able to join the FHT, CThA, IICT, or other professional body.

When submitting your Student Details form, you must also supply us with copies of your existing accredited qualifications to receive the course certificate. Supplying this information too late may result in your certificate being printed without the FHT, CThA and IICT logos. Additional charges may be incurred to print the correct Certificate.


What does accredited mean?

Accredited qualifications are those that are reviewed, recognised and monitored by regulatory bodies in order to make sure that they meet specific criteria and quality standards.

Current UK accrediting bodies are;

  1. Ofqual
  2. SQA
  3. CCEA
  4. DCELLS

You can read more about accredited qualifications here;
http://www.accreditedqualifications.org.uk


Overseas Qualifications

If you have arrived in the UK from overseas and have existing qualifications, those qualifications may meet an acceptable standard in the UK. NARIC can provide an official document that states how your international qualifications compare to UK qualifications with a document called a ‘Statement of Comparability’.

You can also request an 'English Language Assessment' document, which may help determine your current level of English.

You can read more about NARIC here;
www.naric.org.uk/naric/individuals/


If you are unsure of your current course qualifications, please call the office to find out if your current qualifications can count towards this diploma. We will do our best to find out ways in which we can help you to successfully complete this course.

Deep Tissue Massage Course Length ...

This Deep Tissue Massage course is taught as a fast track and intensive program.

It is covered over a total period of 2 days.

 

What the Deep Tissue Massage Exams Consist of ...

  • In class assessment and feedback
  • Home Assignment - Short answer questions (20-30 minutes)

Opportunities on Completing this Deep Tissue Massage Course ...

Upon successful completion of our courses, our students have gone onto:


The CThA are the leading professional association representing sports, spa and complementary therapists in the UK and Ireland.  The CThA provide discounted insurance and professional recognition. Members get listed on the embodyforyou.com website. Members also receive professional help and advice from a team of experts.


 FEDERATION OF HOLISTIC THERAPISTS (F.H.T)
 

The Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) is the largest and leading professional association for therapists in the UK and Ireland. With thousands of members offering a broad range of specialisms - from sports and remedial therapies, to complementary healthcare and holistic treatments.

As a "not for profit organisation" - run by therapists, for therapists – it functions to support, advance and protect members interests and career progression as professional therapists. 


IICT (International Institute for Complementary Therapists) is a peak professional body for the natural health industry. Boasting the largest modality list in all the world, you can be sure that if you practice it, we cover it. Now with 6,000+ members world-wide, IICT is leading the way by providing our members with an international qualification for professional affiliation in the natural therapies industry.

The IICT offers a credible and cost effective alternative for all Complementary Therapists who wish to operate under a collective banner for the natural health industry. Whether you have gained your qualifications overseas or have completed short courses, all credible qualifications are considered for membership.


Our CThA, FHT and IICT Accredited qualifications are recognised by major insurance companies and practitioner insurance is available upon successful completion of this course.

Successful completion of this diploma course will provide you with the title of "Deep Tissue Massage Therapist", and the knowledge and techniques needed to give a professional and safe treatment. 

 

 
NEXT COURSE DATES

Inclusive Of: Coursework and Certificate

Eligibility: Open to anyone with a Level 3 QCF qualification in Massage

Maximum 12 per course.

23rd September (Fully Booked)Code: DT 9.0

23 - 24th September (2 days)

Total £230.00 (Discounted before 16/9/2017) £250.00 Thereafter

Kings Cross

9.30am - 5.00pm (Approx)

£250.00


28th October (Limited Spaces, Call to book)Code: DT 10.0

28 - 29th Oct (2-days)

Total £230.00 (Discounted before 21/10/2017) £250.00 Thereafter

Harrow

9.30am - 5.00pm (Approx)

£230.00


2nd December (Weekend)Code: DT 11.0

2 - 3rd Dec (2-days)

Total £230.00 (Discounted before 25/11/2017) £250.00 Thereafter

Kings Cross

9.30am - 5.00pm (Approx)

£230.00





 
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