This course is a practical course and follows on from the beginner’s course.
Most of the sessions will be practical, and by the end of the course, you will be able to safely carry out a seated massage routine of the head, neck and shoulders on your friends and family.
You will learn:
- How to give a massage routine
- The benefits and therapeutic effects of massage
- When not to massage
- Simple anatomy of the relevant areas
- Relaxation techniques
- Foot massage
- Full body massage
Please note that this course will not qualify you to become a professional therapist or to practice on the public.
Course dates / times
Sorry, we currently do not have any course date information available for this course. Please check back soon for further updates.
This course is a practical course and as such you should be comfortable working with others to enable you to carry out a basic massage.
No formal qualifications are required, however you should have a good standard of written and spoken English.
Tutors will give regular verbal and written feedback. You will be required to complete an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and encouraged to set your own personal targets as part of this course.
There may be opportunities to progress onto other courses both in the community and at Nottingham College sites.
The course tutor can discuss appropriate opportunities if you wish to further your learning in this subject area.
You can read more about community courses and your Individual Learning Plan in our Guidance for Community Learners booklet.
Tutor: Neeta Seth