Introduction to Body Massage

This is a 10-week study programme which covers basic body massage techniques. The units are assessed internally by subject specialist teachers. Units consist of a mix of theory and practical assessments which are carried out in our brand new, high street, commercial salon.

You will also be required to wear a salon uniform or professional dress when attending the course. Financial support is available to some students.
Body Massage offers an exciting and challenging start to a career in the industry, allowing you the flexibility to work to develop your own unique business as well as future employment.

The course includes a variety of practical and theory classes alongside commercial salon sessions.
You will be interviewed by subject specialist teachers and should demonstrate enthusiasm about a career in the massage industry. You must be able to deliver a physically demanding treatment for a period of 90 minutes.
You will be assessed by various methods of assessment including practical assessments, short tests and written tasks.
On successful completion of this qualification you can progress onto:

· Hair up short course

· Freelance work

· Part time Beauty Therap
Tuition fees will be waived if:
(Not in paid employment)
You are unemployed, seeking work and in receipt of a means tested benefit.
Or economically inactive – (GM Residents only). If you are unemployed and seeking work, but are not in receipt of a means tested benefit.

(In paid employment)
You receive a means tested benefit accepted by the college; are working less than 20 hours per week and have an income of £343 per month (individual claims) or £549 per month (household claims).
You earn less than £20,880 annual gross salary
AND the course you are studying will help you find or improve your employment

This also applies to all courses labelled level 1 or 2F.
Course Code:
Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies
Tameside One
10 weeks
(Thu 9:00am-12:00pm) (tbc)

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Please Note: While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of these details, changes can and do occur. Government policy changes rapidly (particularly from one academic year to the next) which often has an effect on availability, eligibility for funding and the fee contribution required. Please confirm the course details when enrolling.

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