Healing Hands School of Natural Therapies
Holistic Therapies - Indian Head Massage  

VTCT – IIHHT Level 3 Certificate in Indian Head Massage

Course Facilitator: Christine Stilgoe


This course is designed for students who wish to achieve their professionally recognised qualification quickly. It will be delivered intensively & will require much dedication & substantial home study.

Indian Head Massage is a complete treatment based on Traditional Indian Techniques.

It involves working on the upper back, shoulders, neck face & scalp using a variety of movements to relieve accumulated tension, stimulate circulation & restore joint mobility.

There is a substantial amount of theory work & related anatomy & physiology which is integral to the qualification & students must be able to satisfy these requirements.

This course is suitable for the complete novice, or, for the already qualified therapist wishing to update their continual professional development.

Upon successful completion of this course, graduates will be able to seek work in private practice, sports clubs, health spas, GP practices & specialist clinics such as osteopathic & physiotherapy.

Areas of study:

  • What is Indian Head Massage
  • History of Indian Head Massage
  • Techniques used in Indian Head Massage
  • Benefits & Effects
  • Contra-indications to Indian Head Massage
  • Aftercare following Indian Head Massage
  • Working With Chakras
  • Oils & Astringents used in Indian Head Massage
  • Professional Consultation & Record Keeping
  • Related Anatomy & Physiology
  • Health, Safety & Legislation
  • Maintaining Employment Standards

Students are required to complete case study treatments in addition to theory tasks, practical & theory assessments.

Course Duration & Class Times

This intensive course is delivered 2 full days plus 1 assessment day

See current timetables for start dates.

Course Cost:

The complete cost of the course is £200.00 plus £70.00 Assessment Fees

This includes full private tuition, certification fees & all working materials for use whilst at Healing Hands, School of Natural Therapies.

A non-refundable deposit of £100.00 is required to secure your place.

An additional lifetime registration fee of £16.00 will be required for students not previously registered with VTCT

Course Certification & Insurance:

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive the VTCT – IIHHT Level 3 Diploma in Indian Head Massage.

You will be able to apply for full Professional & Public Indemnity Insurance to enable you to start working in Professional Practice straight away.

Successful Candidates will also receive the Healing Hands, School of Natural Therapies Diploma in Indian Head Massage.

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