Massage Courses in London

Interested in studying massage therapy, either just for fun or as a potentially new career? Learn the theory and practice of massage from beginner to professional level and discover a range of new techniques and therapies. Our courses are taught by experts who practice massage and are brilliant at communicating their enthusiasm.

Read an interview with massage therapy student Jack O'Neill on what it takes to train as a massage therapist, or with City Lit tutor Farrah Idris.

Contact our wellbeing team on 020 7492 2622 Monday-Friday between 10am-5pm.

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  1. Advanced massage techniques for common lower back complaints

    Course Date: Tue 2 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop your skills in treating common musculoskeletal complaints of the lower back. This one-day workshop aims to build upon your initial massage training and give you a deeper understanding of common lower back complaints along with assessment, treatment and home care to support your client.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £89.00

  2. Deep tissue massage techniques: a CPD workshop

    Course Date: Thu 4 Jul 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Expand your skills to apply deep tissue massage techniques with confidence. Learn how hands - free practice is effective in minimising stress on fingers and thumbs when providing a deeper massage treatment.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £169.00

  3. Anatomy and physiology: workshop

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 6 Jul 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Do you know your tarsals from your carpals, your triceps from your biceps? You will gain a basic understanding of the major systems of the body and how they interact with each other to benefit the whole body. Open to those at an interest level as well as those wishing to progress to massage-based qualifications.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £159.00

  4. Anatomy and physiology: an introduction

    Anatomy and physiology: an introduction

    New Evening
    Course Date: Wed 10 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Did you know that 80% of your brain is water or that your tongue is the strongest muscle in the body? Gain a basic understanding of the major systems of the body and how they interact with each other. Open to those at an interest level as well as those wishing to progress onto higher levels or massage-based qualifications.
    Full fee: £219.00
    Senior fee: £219.00
    Concession: £219.00

  5. Shiatsu: an introduction

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 11 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This Japanese healing art, similar to massage, is carried out on a mat on the floor, fully-clothed. Learn a basic Shiatsu routine to practise on friends and family. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing. Not suitable for those with knee problems.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £119.00

  6. City Lit tasters: Aromatherapy

    Course Date: Mon 15 Jul 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Put your sense of smell to test with this experiential aromatherapy taster workshop! An introduction to natures very own pharmacy.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

  7. Advanced massage using sports massage techniques

    Course Date: Tue 16 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Do you want to learn advanced massage techniques to add to those skills you already hold? This course is ideal for both newly qualified and experienced therapists.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £169.00

  8. Reflexology: an introduction

    Course Date: Thu 18 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Experience the relaxing benefits of hand and foot reflexology and learn how to relieve stress. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a bath towel.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £89.00

  9. Massage: workshop

    Massage: workshop

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 20 Jul 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Gain an insight into how massage can alleviate stress and promote relaxation and healing through touch. Learn the basic techniques and how you can perform this therapy on family and friends. Suitable for those at an interest level or wishing to progress to accredited ITEC courses.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £169.00

  10. Blend your own fragrance with essential oils

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 23 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Enjoy blending different essential oils to make a personal fragrance. Learn a little about how essential oils can work for you and how you can blend them for different purposes.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £49.00
    Concession: £49.00

  11. Native American back massage

    Course Date: Tue 30 Jul 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn Native American massage techniques for the back and shoulders using herb-infused oils to encourage the release of stress and toxins. You will also learn about the properties, benefits and uses of herbs commonly used in Native American culture.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £67.00

  12. Indian head massage: an introduction

    Course Date: Thu 1 Aug 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover the ancient and highly therapeutic practice of Indian head massage. Learn how tension is held in the neck and shoulders and how to alleviate this in family and friends by practising a basic routine.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £99.00

  13. Massage: an introduction (access to level 3)

    New Evening
    Course Date: Mon 16 Sep 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover how massage can relieve stress and promote relaxation and healing through touch. Learn techniques to perform on family and friends. Suitable for those with a general interest or wishing to progress.
    Full fee: £249.00
    Senior fee: £249.00
    Concession: £169.00

  14. ITEC level 3 diploma in Massage

    Evening
    Course Date: Tue 17 Sep 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Interested in massage therapy as a career? Learn the theory and practice of massage to a professional level. This is a fast-track, low cost course taught by experienced industry professionals. If you’ve applied for this course and not heard back from us, please email us on health@citylit.ac.uk, or call us (Mon-Fri 10:00-17:00) on 020 7492 2622.



    The application process is open until 23 September 2018.

    The course fee is £1469. If you’re unable to pay this upfront, you can choose to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan from Student Finance England (SFE) to help cover the course fee, repayable after the course ends. A deposit of £100 is also payable to secure your place (refundable after you complete the course). You can find more information about the Advanced Learner Loan www.citylit.ac.uk/advanced-learner-loans



    For more information, please call Health & Lifestyle on 020 7492 2622.
    Full fee: £1,469.00
    Senior fee: £1,469.00
    Concession: £1,469.00

  15. The digital Therapist

    New
    Course Date: Wed 18 Sep 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    With advances in technology this workshop will introduce you to how you can use digital platform for your practice. Between sessions you will have the opportunity to try out a digital platform and reflect upon it with your peers.
    Full fee: £89.00
    Senior fee: £89.00
    Concession: £89.00

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Can't see a course you want?

Add this category to your waiting list to set up alerts and we will update you when new courses are released online.

Add to your waiting list