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Indi­an Head Mas­sage (VTCT Lev­el 3 Cer­tifi­cate) — Part-time

Course outline

This course covers the skills involved in providing Indian head massage treatment.

The ability to adapt massage techniques to suit individual client needs and the environment in which the massage takes place is very important.

You will also learn how to perform Indian head massage with and without the use of oils. To carry out this unit you will need to maintain effective health, safety and hygiene procedures throughout your work.

You will also receive input on anatomy and physiology to Indian Head massage.

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Consent details

VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Indian Head Massage

Level Level 3
Entry requirements

You do not need any previous beauty therapy experience but as this is a level 3 qualification, a good standard of education is required as well as the ability to complete independent study. You will need to be confident using a computer in order to complete self-research homework and use Microsoft Teams to access the course materials.

Teaching & assessment

You will undertake practical and written exams.


Career opportunities as an Indian head massage specialist exist in a variety of contexts, including:

  • Working in commercial beauty salons
  • Working in a destination and day spas
  • Working independently/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings