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.

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  1. ITEC Level 3 Award in Indian Head Massage

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 19 Oct 2019 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Train to practise Indian head massage professionally. You must have completed the 'ITEC massage diploma' or equivalent and preferably an introductory Indian head massage course. Please download an application form from the link below, and read the full course outline before applying.
    Full fee: £429.00
    Senior fee: £429.00
    Concession: £429.00

  2. Anatomy and physiology: workshop

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 2 Nov 2019 (and 3 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ever wondered what your insides look like? This fascinating class offers an understanding of our body and the amazing way it works. Ideal for anyone with a general interest as well as those hoping to progress to higher level courses.
    Full fee: £159.00
    Senior fee: £159.00
    Concession: £159.00

  3. Introduction to Scar Massage at City Lit: for Practitioners

    Course Date: Mon 4 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A one day introductory workshop for qualified therapists to discover a new approach for treating scars, fibrosis and adhesions. Try some simple new techniques to help encourage further healing in this one day highly practical course.
    Full fee: £119.00
    Senior fee: £119.00
    Concession: £119.00

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

    Evening
    Course Date: Mon 4 Nov 2019 (and 3 other dates)
    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: £249.00
    Senior fee: £249.00
    Concession: £169.00

  5. Muscle Mechanics - for Complementary Therapists

    Course Date: Thu 7 Nov 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This hands on course will enable you to confidently locate muscles, bones and how your client’s posture can impact upon them.
    Full fee: £299.00
    Senior fee: £299.00
    Concession: £299.00

  6. City Lit tasters: Reflexology

    Course Date: Mon 11 Nov 2019 (and 1 other date)
    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: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

  7. ITEC Level 2 Award in providing Facial Skincare (adults 21+)

    Course Date: Tue 12 Nov 2019 (and 4 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Facial Skincare treatments have now become a must have skill set for massage practitioners. Our Level 2 Award in Facial Skincare enables practitioners to gain the necessary recognised qualification that will allow them to provide and develop bespoke Luxury Facial Skincare treatments to their client base, both within a salon setting and as a mobile therapist.
    Full fee: £349.00
    Senior fee: £349.00
    Concession: £349.00

  8. Deep tissue massage techniques: a CPD workshop

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 16 Nov 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    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: £189.00
    Senior fee: £189.00
    Concession: £189.00

  9. City Lit tasters: Aromatherapy

    Course Date: Mon 25 Nov 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

  10. Massage: workshop

    Massage: workshop

    Weekend
    Course Date: Sat 7 Dec 2019 (and 3 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 to more advanced courses.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00
    Concession: £169.00

  11. City Lit tasters: Massage - foot/hand/arm

    Course Date: Mon 9 Dec 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Interested in massage but don't know where to begin? Why not try this general introduction to massage! Learn about the many benefits of massage, as well as basic massage techniques to use on friends and family.
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £39.00

  12. ITEC level 3 diploma in massage: fast-track

    ITEC level 3 diploma in massage: fast-track

    Course Date: Fri 10 Jan 2020 (and 6 other dates)
    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 course fee is £1449. 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: £1,449.00
    Senior fee: £1,449.00
    Concession: £1,449.00

  13. ITEC level 3 diploma in aromatherapy: fast-track

    New Weekend
    Course Date: Sun 12 Jan 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Train to practise aromatherapy professionally. This is a FASTRACK, low cost course taught by experienced industry professionals. You must have completed the 'ITEC level 3 diploma in massage' or equivalent and preferably have attended an introductory course in aromatherapy. There is one session per week on this course. It is every Sunday for 13 weeks.
    Full fee: £0.00
    Senior fee: £0.00
    Concession: £0.00

  14. Introduction to manual lymphatic drainage: detox for face and neck

    Evening
    Course Date: Thu 16 Jan 2020 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Would you like to learn how to give a detox facial massage? Based on the lymphatic system, this technique is designed to eliminate toxins and improve the skin's appearance by boosting the immune system.
    Full fee: £109.00
    Senior fee: £109.00
    Concession: £109.00

  15. ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage

    Evening
    Course Date: Fri 17 Jan 2020 (and 1 other date)
    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 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 2019.

    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

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