Massage Therapist Course - CPD Accredited

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15 CPD points / hours
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Massage Therapist Course is accredited by CPD and suitable for anyone aspiring to or already working in this field or simply want to learn deeper into massage Therapist Course. You will be able to add this CPD accredited qualification to your CV by downloading your certificate instantly without any cost.

To make this course more accessible for you, we have designed it for both part-time and full-time students. This course is packed into the bite-size module for your convenience. You can study at your own pace or become accredited within hours!

If you require support, our experienced tutors are always available to help you throughout the comprehensive syllabus of this course and answer all your queries through email.

Message therapy functions to reduce the pain and stress of the body. Now a day, it becomes much popular among the people. So, it creates a great opportunity to start a career as a therapist professionally. If you want to kick-start your career as a therapist, look at our Massage Therapist Course.

This course teaches you all the basics and different types of therapy. It makes you understand the roles of a therapist in order to serve the customers, relieve their injuries, and attract them providing with efficient service.

Getting practical and theoretical knowledge of massage therapy and its marketing procedures, you can start your career in this field in a sound bite.

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What will you learn in this Massage Therapist Course

Module 1

In this module, you will learn all about Introduction to Massage Therapy. The word Massage is a derivation from the Greek masses, or the French masses, which both mean: to knead. A male operator is called a masseur, a female operator, a masseuse.

Module 2

In this module, you will learn all about Massage History. Archaeological evidence of massage has been found in many ancient civilizations including China, India, Japan, Korea, Egypt, Rome, Greece, and Mesopotamia.

Module 3

In this module, you will learn all about The Role of A Massage Therapist. Massage therapists can be employed to do a number of other things besides the ones listed above. It can be used to relieve pain from arthritis and it can be used for therapy for people that have paralysis on their body.

Module 4

In this module, you will learn all about Tissues, Organs, & Neuromuscular systems. Humans—and other complex multicellular organisms—have systems of organs that work together, carrying out processes that keep us alive

Module 5

In this module, you will learn all about Full Body Massage. A full-body massage indicates that the therapist will massage your whole body during a therapeutic massage lasting at least 50 minutes. That’s the amount of time needed to massage all the major areas of your body – back, shoulders, legs, feet, arms, hands and neck. Men get a nice pectoral massage, but women have to go to Europe for that.

Module 6

In this module, you will learn all about Swedish Massage. Swedish massage therapy is the modality that comes to mind when most people think about massage. As the best-known type of bodywork performed today, one of the primary goals of the Swedish massage technique is to relax the entire body. This is accomplished by rubbing the muscles with long gliding strokes in the direction of blood returning to the heart. But Swedish massage therapy goes beyond relaxation. Swedish massage is exceptionally beneficial for increasing the level of oxygen in the blood, decreasing muscle toxins, improving circulation and flexibility while easing tension.

Module 7

This module will teach you about Sports Massage. Sports massage is a form of massage involving the manipulation of soft tissue to benefit a person engaged in regular physical activity. Soft tissue is connective tissue that has not hardened into bone and cartilage; it includes skin, muscles, tendons, ligaments and fascia (a form of connective tissue that lines and ensheathes the other soft tissues). Sports massage is designed to assist in correcting problems and imbalances in soft tissue that are caused by repetitive and strenuous physical activity and trauma. The application of sports massage, prior to and after exercise, may enhance performance, aid recovery and prevent injury.

Module 8

This module will teach you about LomiLomi Massage. Lomilomi is the word used today to mean “massage therapist” or “Hawaiian massage.” In the Hawaiian language, the word used traditionally, called Lomi, means “to knead, to rub, or soothe; to work in and out, like the paws of a contented cat.

Module 9

This module will teach you about Baby Massage. Massage is a lovely way for you to express your love and care for your baby. Massage can soothe your baby and help her to sleep.

Module 10

This module will teach you about Trigger Point Therapy. This massage therapy treatment works on treating muscles and layers of muscle attachments. This treatment is also responsible for dealing with surface muscles, ligaments, and connective tissues. This massage therapy is similar to acupressure. The majority of the methods used in Trigger Point Therapy are also used in acupressure.

Module 11

This module will teach you about Thai Massage. This message was originally created in India, but the techniques were influenced by the people of Thailand. It was known as a part of Thai medicine. Monks had even got a taste of this message back in the day. Thai massage is different than the regular massages. In fact, it is more invigorating and severe than other massage forms. It is also known as Thai yoga massage. The therapist uses different parts of their body to incorporate stretches that are similar to yoga. Some people have even compared Thai massage to yoga. With this massage treatment, mobilization of the joints, compression of muscles and acupressure are also used.

Module 12

This module will teach you about Reflexology. This type of massage has to do with the feet. There are certain areas on the feet and hands that connect with certain parts of the body. For instance, with the ball of the foot, there is a connection with the heart and the chest. With the heel of the foot, there is a connection with the lower back and intestinal area. When a massage therapist uses this massage treatment, they apply pressure to the reflex areas. This works to bring health to those body parts and other organs. When pressure is applied, energy will travel through a pathway.

Module 13

In this module, you will learn all about How A Massage Therapist Can Start A Business. A massage therapist must want to have their own practice for more than just making money. They have to be dedicated to the profession. They should also be knowledgeable in alternative and natural health.

Module 14

In this module, you will learn all about Marketing Your Business. After you’ve set up your equipment, and hired your receptionist, and an assistant or two, you’ll want to get ready to open. Before the actual opening of your massage therapy business, you must learn how to market it effectively in order to get clients. In order to be and remain competitive, you have to stand out. To do that, you have to offer multiple services. Some of the clientele may not want regular massage therapy. They may want something like a trigger point massage. It’s important to diversify and set yourself apart from other massage therapists.

Module 15

In this module, you will learn all about Complimentary Massages. aIt’s not going to matter how much education you’ve had. If you don’t have the skills and the expertise behind you, then you can forget about attracting clients. Creating brochures is really for the client’s benefit. They need to know what your massage therapy services are about. They need to know if they can feel trusted coming to you for massage therapy.

Method of Assessment:

Upon completion of the course, you will be required to sit for an online multiple-choice quiz based assessment, which will determine whether you have passed the course (60% pass mark). The test will be marked immediately and results will be published instantly.


After successfully completing the course, you will be able to obtain the certificates. You can claim a PDF certificate by paying a little processing fee of £2. There is an additional fee to obtain a hardcopy certificate which is £9.

Who is this course for?

Massage Therapist Course is suitable for anyone who wants to gain extensive knowledge, potential experience and professional skills in the related field. This course is CPD accredited so you don’t have to worry about the quality.


Our Massage Therapist Course is open to all from all academic backgrounds wants and there are no specific requirements to attend this course. It is compatible and accessible from any device including Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, Tablets etc.

Career path

This course opens a new door for you to enter the relevant job market and also gives you the opportunity to acquire extensive knowledge along with required skills to become successful. You will be able to add our qualification to your CV/resume which will help you to stand out in the competitive job industry.

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Trevor asked:

what type of certification is issued


Hi Trevor, Thanks for your query. Yes, upon successful completion of the course, you will receive an accredited certificate of completion. The PDF certificate is included with the course price. Many thanks.

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Rita Dwyer asked:

In this course do you show how to do the massage on a clients. so practical hand on treatments


Hi Rita, Thanks for your query. This is an online course and we do not provide any practical assessment. Many thanks.

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Becca Bettridge asked:

Hi i was just wounding will I get a certificate at the end off the course?


Hi Becca, Thanks for your query. Yes, upon successful completion of the course, you will receive an accredited certificate. The PDF certificate is included with the course price. Many thanks.

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