The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Stone Therapy Massage is a vocational qualification that will prepare you to safely provide hot and cold stone massage.
During the course you will develop a range of practical skills enabling you to you to prepare the client for a personalised treatment through the effective use of consultation skills.
You will learn how to use a stone heater and safely place and use both hot and cold stones to provide a relaxing massage treatment incorporating a variety of techniques. You will also develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology, health and safety and client care.
This VTCT qualification has no prerequisites; however, a previous anatomy and physiology qualification is an advantage and is reflected in the price*
How long does the course take?
The course includes a total of seven days classroom based teaching, training and assessments. You will also be required to undertake some guided home study outside these hours.
To complete the qualification you are required to sit two external exam papers set by VTCT and successfully complete four practical assessments, the time for the completion of these elements is included in the seven days.
* If you already hold a qualification in massage and/or anatomy and physiology the training will be reduced to six days.
What is included?
- All teaching materials
- All assessment fees
- VTCT course registration
- VTCT lifelong membership
- Unlimited student support
You will be required to wear a tunic and adhere to an appropriate dress code; this will be discussed with your tutor prior to starting the course. Other study materials may be desirable for some students and again these can be discussed with your tutor and advice and recommendations will be given.
How much does the course cost?
£595 (inc VAT) which includes a VTCT registration fee, course materials and multiple choice exam paper.
*£495 (inc VAT) if you already hold an anatomy and physiology qualification.
As several units of learning are the same across the VTCT suite of Certificate qualifications it is possible to combine this course with our Level 3 Certificate in Indian Head Massage, our Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage or our Level 3 Certificate in Massage using Pre-Blended Aromatherapy Oils with a price reduction of £75 per qualification.
Course start date
The next course will begin on Thursday 31 January 2019.
To book your place or to discuss any aspect of the course with the tutor, please call Caroline on 07910 332 811 or contact us.