Baby Massage Instructor 1 day accredited course

2 FREE online courses with this course (Health & Safety and Listening Skills)

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This course in baby massage instruction will provide you with the knowledge required to teach baby massage to parents and guardians for use on their own children using a demonstration doll.

An important part of this service is to facilitate and encourage bonding between the child and parent / guardian. Massage also has a soothing and reassuring effect on babies and young children. You will also gain knowledge of anatomy, physiology, listening skills & health & safety.

Baby Massage Instructor Accredited Diploma

Pre-requisites (entry level):

A massage qualification or some relevant childcare / midwife qualifications may be sufficient pre-requisites, however, you will need to clarify this with your insurers before enrolling.

We also recommend you hold an Anatomy & Physiology qualification - Our online course can be found here and is currently £50 if studied alongside this course - use coupon code - CM02122019

Course format:

1 day practical + home study (incl pre course reading) + case studies.

Training material is accessed through our online portal

Course content:

  • Baby massage instructor
  • Health & safety for therapists online course - FREE
  • Listening skills for therapists online course - FREE


1 practical session


The home study can be started at anytime prior to the course date, all training material is emailed to you once booking has been made for you to study, please ask for available course dates.

Model Required?:

Group Training = You are required to bring a baby massage doll along to the training

One to one training = You are required to bring a baby massage doll along to the training

Case studies = Yes, you are required to instruct, using a baby massage doll, to a parent / carer whilst they are carrying out the routine on their baby / infant for each case study.

Case studies:

You are required to complete 3 treatments as case studies.

Accreditation body:

* The CMA - The Complementary Medical Association

* PBD - Professional Beauty Direct

* ABT - Associated Beauty Therapists

* IICT - International Institute for Complementary Therapies

* IPHM - International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine

An accredited certificate emailed to you on successful completion of the course.

Career Opportunities:

Self-Employed baby massage instructor working from home, salon, Spa or Mobile on a one to one basis or for group baby massage clinics.

Additional Costs:

You will need to purchase your own products and equipment in order to carry out your case studies and practice your skills, i.e. a baby massage doll.

We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied here. Sign up for our FREE student & therapist resources -

Qualification gained:

Baby Massage Instructor Diploma


Please check your insurance companies requirements before enrolling on this course? (It is the students responsibility to check coverage with their insurers BEFORE enrolling on this course)

Here are some insurance companies, some with introductory discounts -

Payment Options

If you prefer to pay by bank transfer, PayPal or PayPal credit, here are the details

Please note, if you choose either of these methods, your booking will be processed manually, and can take up to 24 hours to receive access to your training pack.

Your Instructor

Venue Tutors
Venue Tutors

Venue tutors

Bideford, Devon - Emma Hammond

Calne, Wiltshire - Nikki Anderson

Tiverton, Devon - Emma Hammond

Walton-on-Naze, Essex - Tina Mason

Courses Included with Purchase

Health & Safety online course
This course will develop your knowledge and skills in health, safety & hygiene in a salon environment
Karen Ashton (Course Writer)
Listening skills online course
This course covers listening skills, client care & communications
Karen Ashton (Course Writer)

Original Price:

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.

This course is not open for enrollment.