Courses

Cosmetic Makeup (Level 2)

The course will be x8 classes (3 hr sessions) or 4 days and this is to include training, practical sessions, models for evidence, test papers. This can be done around your job on Saturdays or evenings or daytime. Depending on your time can be completed within 3-6 months.

You will receive a Level 2 in cosmetic make-up VTCT a global recognised certificate allowing you to get insurance to go out and provide make-up services for Day, Evening and special occasions e.g., Bridal make-up. Will also be qualified to carry out eyebrow shaping, eyebrow and eyelash tinting.

Pre-Blended Aromatherapy Massage

This is a Progression on to Full Blending Aromatherapy qualification.

Pre-requisite body massage however, if not held discuss, as additional tasks can be completed (additional charge).

Duration - short 8 week course - 3 hours a week or 6 hours for 4 whole days.

Case studies and home study to be included within the course.

Course Content

  • Learn aromatherapy massage techniques to provide professional aromatherapy massage.
  • Work with blends that includes : Relaxing, Uplifting, Stimulating, Sense of well being
  • Tasks to complete for underpinning knowledge.
  • Health & Safety for working as a therapist.
  • Client care and communication.

Crystal Therapy (Level 3 Certificate)

No prerequisite.

Duration - 3 hours per week for 4 weeks or 6 hours per day for 2 days.

Return for assessment after case studies completed.

Course Content

  • Dowsing for energy.
  • Placement and patterns of crystal use.
  • 20 Crystals studied plus 10 Crystals of student’s choice.
  • Tasks to cover the theory and underpinning knowledge.
  • Client care and communication.

Home study required for theory task completion and case studies for practical skill.

Swedish Massage (Level 3 Certificate)

No pre-requisite requirements therefore a great way to start your therapy learning skills.

Duration: 3 Hours per week for 18 weeks or 7 hours once a month for 8 sessions.

Course Content

  • Theory of massage history moves and benefits.
  • Theory of basic anatomy, physiology and pathology.
  • Practical massage techniques to give a professional full body massage to clients to help relax and reduce stress and tension.
  • Health, safety, security and employment standards working as a therapist.
  • Client care and communication.

Home study required for task completion and case studies for practical skills.

Indian Head Massage (Level 3 Certificate)

Pre-requisite : Swedish massage* (This course can be undertaken without the prerequisite, but this will involve a longer course to cover the additional requirements).

Duration : 1 day training return for 1/2 day for assessments written and practical. If no body massage additional training day will be required and extra theory work (cost will increase for this).

Course Content

  • Upper back, head, hair and face massage.
  • Theory of Indian Head Massage, tasks for underpinning knowledge.
  • Anatomy & Physiology of the Head neck & shoulders.

Home study required for theory task completion and case studies for practical skills.

Sports Massage Therapy (Level 3 Certificate)

Pre-requisite: Body Massage & Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology (Please discuss if not already completed we can help).

Duration: 3 hour per week for 20 weeks or 6 hours per month for 10 sessions.

Course Content

  • Theory of rehabilitation after injury how massage can help healing process.
  • Techniques to work deeper and safely.
  • Treatments in situ are required at an event for example the Reading half marathon or similar event.

Home study required for theory task completion and case studies for practical skills.

PLUS - Event attendance required to give on site Sports Massage.

Diploma in Reflexology (Level 3)

Pre-requisite: Anatomy & Physiology Diploma or equivalent. (NB: This can be self studied concurrently).

Duration: 3 hours per week for 20 weeks or 6 hours once per month for 10 sessions.

Course Content

  • Specialized treatment of the feet (and hands) to stimulate the reflected points in the body to help the body to heal itself.
  • Theory of reflexology with tasks to cover all underpinning knowledge.
  • Practical sessions to provide a professional reflexology treatment.
  • Case studies will be required to be completed.
  • Health, safety, security and employment standards to work as a therapist.
  • Client care and communication.
  • Business planning.

Home study required for task completion and case studies for practical skills.

Nail Treatments - Manicure & Pedicure (Level 2 Certificate)

Course covers providing full treatments with Hot mitts/booties and paraffin wax to a 'shape and polish' mini treatment.

Theory and practical skills covered.

Additional units required Nail Art. and Promotion of stock.

Home study required for theory task completion and case studies for practical skills.

Duration: 3 hours per week for 6 weeks.

Holistic Facial

Theory of the different skin types, muscles & bones of the face.

Practical skills for facial application cleanse, toning, exfoliation, use of masks, massage and moisturising.

Home study required for theory task completion and case studies for practical skills.

Duration: 3 hours per week for 4 weeks or two whole days plus assessment.

Thermal Auricular Therapy (Level 2 Certificate)

Ear candling hollow tube and heat used to draw out excess ear wax.

Practical skills for this 'Hopi' candling treatment.

Home study required for theory task completion and case studies for practical skills.

Duration : 1.5 days

Charges For Courses Available On Request

Email info@holisticbeautyacademy.co.uk to reserve your place and get an enrolment form.

Payment methods : Cash, cheque or bank transfer with instalment options available to suit individual needs.