Anatomy, Physiology & Holistic Massage Certificate

This course provides a foundation for and underpins the knowledge on which all complementary therapies are based. It is a requirement for diploma courses including Aromatherapy and Lymphatic Drainage.

Those who complete the course and pass the end of course examinations will be awarded certification by  ITEC.

Course Overview

  • Duration- 1 day per week starts June 2018
  • Hours: 9.30-4.30
  • Certification:  ITEC (More info)

Anatomy, Physiology & Holistic Massage Syllabus

This is a short outline of the topics covered by the course.

Systems of the body

  • Skeletal
  • Vascular
  • Neurological
  • Respiratory
  • Genito-urinary
  • Muscular
  • Lymphatic
  • Endocrine
  • Digestive
  • Reproductive
  • Structure and functions of the skin
  • Theory of Massage
  • Practical Massage Technique
  • Professional Ethics
  • First Aid & Salon Safety
  • Hygiene & Sterilisation
  • Client Handling
  • Business Studies