A comprehensive and effective introduction to massage therapy.

This course is suitable for students:

• who wish to set up in practice as a therapist - either full or part-time

• who are already in the healthcare field and wish to add to their skills or

• who wish to work with charities, family or friends in a safe and competent manner

The Diploma in Swedish Massage diploma course provides a thorough grounding in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology - coupled with extensive 'hands-on' massage experience.

On the business side, Practice Development - how to start and run your own therapy practice - is included in the course to give the successful student the skills needed to succeed as a therapist. Relevant Health & Safety practices and requirements are also covered.

A First Aid course and certificate are also included as part of the course.

The Diploma is a professionally accredited qualification - allowing the graduate to gain professional indemnity insurance and to go straight into practice as soon as they graduate.

The course is accredited by Glasgow Caledonian University and attracts:

60 credits at SCQF Level 7



"Best and most professional courses I have ever attended! Great atmosphere, tuition and encouragement. Thanks to the Western I now have a thriving practice."

Jane Young, Channel Isles