The Hot Stone Massage utilises the application of heat through hot stones, which penetrate deep into themuscles 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 spa & wellness industry.
As much as having sound knowledge in the Beauty and Spa industry is an added advantage, those who have no prior experience can also fill in.
- 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
Diploma in Hot Stone Massage