Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy & Wellbeing

VTCT Indian Head Massage Certificate - G034

Conway Park Part Time Level 3

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This course is suitable if you wish to gain a vocational qualification in Indian Head Massage. You will study the practical skills of head massage and the relevant theory.

Course Details

During the course you will spend your evening in the salon working on one another and models. Assessments continue throughout the course both in practical and theory sessions and you will be required to complete a number of case studies. During your course there will be opportunities for attending national shows and exhibitions. You will need to provide your own equipment, overalls and flat shoes. Approximate cost £30.

Entry Guidelines
  • Relevant Level 2 qualification at Pass or above or minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade 4/C and above.
  • A satisfactory interview.
  • You need the skills for fine work e.g. small, precise movements within the treatment.
  • You must be prepared to give and receive treatments to/from other students on your course.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Additional Information
  • You need to have a genuine interest in massage.
  • An ability to communicate one to one e.g. tutor or client and in a group as part of group discussions.
  • Reading & writing. You need to produce written assignments and sit written exams.
  • Whilst high levels of numeracy are not required, you may need to work with treatment materials and may handle money.
  • This profession and course requires you to be able to carry out physical work for long periods of time. Reasonable adjustments will be made to accommodate disabilities.

    Where can I progress to?

    This qualification will be an extremely useful addition if you are a practising therapist, especially if you offer Aromatherapy and/or Reflexology. It is also useful and desirable for a great many hairdressers. This course provides an excellent starting point to progress onto the Diploma in Complementary Therapies.

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    Starting 3rd September 2019 - Ending - 21st January 2020REF G034L001

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Fee : £941.00

    Please note, there are no discounts for this course. If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for this course).

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 2019-20.

    For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus. Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11 to 4pm and Wednesdays 4 to 6.30pm (term time only).


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