Course Information The Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage has been designed to develop your practical skills in how to provide the relaxing and stress relieving treatment of body massage. This could be for friends and family or for paying clients.
The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in providing body massage treatments to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to provide your own services for clients.
What it consists of: As well as the practical skills to enable you to complete effective massage, you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety, and client care and communication. You will also develop a knowledge and understanding of the practical applications of anatomy and physiology.
You will do many practise treatments on fellow students before completing at least four assessed treatments on new clients. You will complete a portfolio of evidence to show your achievements.
There are two external exams which will test your knowledge of health and safety, client care, massage theory and anatomy & physiology.
Where it can lead: This qualification may lead directly into employment in the beauty, complementary therapy or sports and leisure industries as a massage therapist or self-employment as a massage therapist. This qualification really complements the following qualifications L2 Gym instructor , L3 Personal Training ( providing you have L2 Gym instructor ) L3 sports massage.