Indian Head Massage Training Course

Indian Head Massage is a very popular and effective holistic therapy treatment. It is very easy to learn and so our Indian Head Massage training course is perfect for beginners.

Indian Head Massage Training Course

A fully accredited Head Massage Diploma Course brought to you by Essential Thyme and The Therapy Training School.  This comprehensive head massage course guides you carefully through all of the traditional massage techniques for both seated and couch based treatment. It is, very simply, one of the most relaxing therapies you can ever experience. And because your clients can remain fully clothed (if they choose to) it’s perfect for people of all ages and all walks of life.

It comprises of home study and a theory test, 1 days practical hands-on learning after which if your assessor is satisfied with your ability and understanding you will be awarded your diploma.

Modules include:

Module 1
How Head Massage was originally practiced in India
How it is now practiced in the West
How Indian Head Massage is commonly taught
Indian Head Massage as taught by Therapy Training School

Module 2
Effects and benefits overview
Effects and benefits in detail

Module 3
The skeletal system
The muscular system
Blood flow in the head and neck
The trigeminal nerve
The lymphatic system

Module 4
Client consultation skills
Consultation environment
Client education
Client confidentiality
Consultation form
Notes on consultation form

Module 5
Body mechanics
Correct body mechanics

Module 6
Preparing for therapy
Client preparation
Therapist preparation
Basic hygiene

Module 7
Massage Movements
Massage overview
Massage techniques explained

Module 8
After therapy recommendations
Information and aftercare advice
The benefits of drinking water

Module 9
Before beginning therapy
Oils that may be used
Weight and pressure of massage techniques
Part one (seated): Upper back, shoulders, neck and head massage
Part two (lying down): The neck, head and face massage

Module 10
Case Study Guidelines
Case study examples


To learn more about the course, and to book your place click the button below to be taken to The Therapy Training School.