The Hot Stone Massage utilises the application of heat through hot stones, which penetrate deep into the muscles to encourage a chemical release within the body’s system. The stones thermal and constructive effects bring about both local and systemic changes in the body, creating harmony and helping to instantly relax and ease away tensions.
Diploma in Hot Stone Massage enables learners to gain the necessary practical and theoretical skills to provide safe and effective Hot Stone Massage to the general public and gain employment in the worldwide Spa & Wellness industry.
No prior experience is required; the Diploma in Hot Stone Massage is open to any candidate.
- Health and hygiene
- History of Hot Stone Massage
- Hot Stone Massage
- The stones
- Variable temperature and duration of temperature
- Maintenance of the stones and equipment
- Hot stone massage routine
- Business management
Theoretical Examination: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) exam
Practical Examination: 1.5-hour Hot Stone Massage
GRADING OF THE QUALIFICATION
The overall qualification is graded:
Pass – 60% – 74%
Merit – 75% – 89%
Distinction – 90%-100%
This is formed by the collective mark for the multiple-choice questions papers, assignments and the final practical examination
CERTIFICATION & ACCREDITATION
Diploma in Hot Stone Massage
Accredited by International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine, UK
Diploma in Hot Stone Massage certification qualifies you to enter IPHM UK as a licensed therapist and receive an identification card and insurance.