Hot Stone Massage Course Liverpool


The unique form of massage therapy – Hot & Cold Stone massage uses volcanic stones to warm and cool the body in a specific body sequence. Find out which stones are chosen to correspond to specific parts of the body and how to use cold marble stones to balance the body. On this course, you will learn how to perform not only a full body routine but also how to tailor messages to suit your individual client in a safe and effective manner. It is a deeply soothing and relaxing form of massage. To enrol on this course, you’ll need to hold a certificate in Swedish body massage and have six months of massage experience.

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Course Content:

On this one day course, you’ll learn about hot stone massages and how they are an effective treatment. The course will begin with discussions around health and safety, recognising hazards and carrying out risk assessments to ensure that you comply with health and safety requirements. You will learn how to complete a risk assessment and effectively monitor health and safety. When it comes to carrying out the treatment, you’ll know how to effectively communicate with your client and manage the client’s expectations. Lastly, you will move on to practical skills – learning about hot stone therapy – from the placement of stones to the massage itself. You’ll also be able to understand how to tailor the treatment to the individual client’s needs. This part of the course will cover how to prepare the client and work area, how to consult the client, carrying out body analysis, providing recommendations and selecting the right equipment. 


You will be assessed on your practical skills and knowledge throughout the course. 

Course Structure

This is a one-day course, running from 9.30am – 4.00pm. 

Completing the Course

Upon completion of this one day course, you will gain a certificate that allows you to offer this type of massage professionally as well as obtain public liability insurance.

Course Requirements

To be eligible for acceptance into this course you need to hold a certification of Swedish body massage as well as a minimum experience of six months in commercially performing massage.

When attending the course, yourself and your fellow students will perform the massage on each other. You will need to wear salon appropriate clothing,  long hair tied back/short hair pinned out of your face and nails kept natural and short. 

You will be required to pay in full for this course at the time of booking.  During the course, all products you need to use will be provided. If you wish to buy further products, you will be given a discount.

Course Ref: HOT

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