VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Massage

Massage TrainingWho is this qualification for?

Aimed specifically at qualified complementary therapists this qualification provides a progression route which will enable you to add additional techniques for treatment application to your existing repertoire whilst further developing your knowledge of the theories and practices for advance applications of massage.

To be eligible for registration, it is a requirement that you already hold a Level 3 (or equivalent) qualification in massage and are ideally practicing as a complementary therapist.

What does this qualification cover?

This course is designed to build upon your knowledge, skills and experience of massage therapy with focus on using additional assessment techniques and advanced massage skills to address dysfunctional tissue derived from lifestyle, posture, and the general aging process. These will include muscle energy techniques, soft tissue release, and trigger point therapy.

You will be required to undertake some guided home study and to carry out and document a minimum of 30 treatments on 15 clients

The following mandatory units also form part of the qualification:

  • Interpersonal skills for the complementary therapist
  • Advanced anatomy and physiology for the complementary therapist
How long does the course take?

The training and assessment will take place over 10 full days.

When is the next course?

The next course will begin on Monday 10th January 2022. Please contact us to register your interest.

How much does it cost?

Course fee £895

Who supports these qualifications?

These qualifications are regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) and have been developed collaboratively with employers, professional associations and key stakeholders in the complementary therapy sector. Because of this, the knowledge, skills and competencies gained will provide the best possible opportunity for progression into employment.

These qualification are formally supported by the Federation of Holistic Therapists – further information on FHT can be found on their website.

Next steps

To book a place or to discuss any aspect of these courses with the tutor, please call Caroline on 07910 332 811 or contact us.