Body Treatments

Course comprises of theory and practical tuition carried out at either the Academy or your workplace with assignments completed as home study.

Time:10am to 4pm

All Spa and Body treatments will leave you feeling refreshed and vitalized and when the body is allowed to relax it can begin to heal itself.

Course Syllabus

  • Health, hygiene, safety & legislation
  • Preparation of therapist, tools, work area and client
  • Consultation/record cards
  • Contra-indications and contra-actions
  • Benefits of body wraps / masks / exfoliation
  • Specialised treatments – Back cleanse / Salt Scrub
  • Theory of anatomy & physiology: Skin
  • Physical effects
  • Aftercare advice
  • Written assessment / Practical assessment
  • Guidance on portfolio building
  • Workbooks are completed as self study at home to reinforce learning

Candidates wishing to achieve this qualification will need to build a portfolio of evidence containing written, practical assessments, assignments, workbooks & all other relevant underpinning knowledge and written paper to be submitted to awarding body
Day 1  Body Treatments Introduction to course work health and safety, setting up work area, contra-indications, consultation and practical skills on full treatment, post treatment advice and contra-actions

Review of skills development through practical observation/formative assessment, action planning

Summative/final practical and written exams/assessments

Final written exam

Completed portfolio with photographic evidence

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