This online course in seated massage will develop your practical skills in how to provide a seated massage to the back, neck and shoulders using a massage chair. You will also be shown how to adapt the treatment to perform in a normal chair for those without a massage chair. You will learn about health and safety, client care and communications as well as anatomy and physiology. You will learn swedish massage techniques and acupressure techniques.
Seated Massage Accredited Diploma
Pre-requisites (entry level):
Online learning (incl pre course reading) + case studies. + live video lesson/assessment
Training material is accessed through our online portal
Training materials: This includes - downloadable course modules in pdf format, Printable notes, and access to a comments section to ask questions to the tutor
video demonstration of the routine & a video slide presentation lesson Coming soon!
Live video lesson / assessment: Once you have studied the modules, you will then schedule your live video lesson/assessment, to complete your course.
With this Seated back massage course, you also receive the following FREE courses:
All courses must be studied before your video lesson
No attendance required. This course is completed via online learning, with live video assessment
This course is carried out as a home study course and can be started at anytime. This course is approx. 1 day of online study (this does vary from student to student.)
Online lesson/assessment = You are required to carry out a treatment on a model, to include consultation and aftercare.
Case studies = Yes, you will be required to work on models for your case studies.
You are required to complete 3 treatments as case studies.
* IPHM - International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine
(Option for ABT accredited qualification, please ask for this option - [email protected])
An accredited certificate emailed to you on successful completion of the course.
Self-Employed massage therapist working from home, salon, Spa or Mobile.
Course material available online. live video lesson. Accredited certificate emailed to you on successful completion of course, including submission of case studies.
- Listening skills for therapists online course - FREE
- Health & safety for therapists online course - FREE
- Anatomy & Physiology online course - FREE
You will need to purchase your own products and equipment in order to carry out your case studies and practice your skills.
We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied here - https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/student-resources-free
Accredited qualification gained: Seated Back Massage Practitioner Diploma
Certificate is emailed to you on successful completion of attending the practical training, completion of the online theory & submission of your case studies
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 - https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/accreditation
Sadly, due to insurance, we are unable to accept any learners residing in USA or Canada at this time.
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.
Karen has more than 19 years experience in the industry, she is the founder of Holistic Therapies Training, which was launched in 2007. Karen is a course writer and author of 'The Essential Oils Guide'. Writing is her passion and she has a wealth of knowledge in beauty, massage and complementary therapies.
StartLive video lesson / assessment
PreviewModule 1 - Introduction
StartModule 2 - The Body
StartModule 3 - Treatment Preparation
StartModule 4 - Contra-Indications, Aftercare & Contra-Actions
StartModule 5 - Massage
StartModule 6 - Evaluating & completing treatment
StartModule 7 - Case studies