Beauty Therapy | Stone Massage
Why this course?
This course will help you to develop your technical skills and provide relaxing massage treatments using basalt stones and a variety of techniques. You will learn how to prepare the body, use a stone heater and how to correctly place the stones.
Stone massage therapy is becoming increasingly popular in all complementary therapy clinics and health spas and is a great way to expand the range of treatments you can offer to your clients.
You will be awarded with a college CPD certificate, which will allow you to practice, and be insured through the FHT (Federation of Holistic Therapists).
You will need to purchase your own stones. A 52 piece basalt stone set can be purchased on Amazon for approximately £52. A sacrum stone can also be purchased on Amazon for approximately £10.
You will develop your knowledge and understanding of health and safety, relevant anatomy and physiology, massage products, communications skills and client care.
- Monitor and maintain health and safety in a salon
- Client care and communication in beauty related industries
- Apply Stone therapy massage
Why the MET?
You will have access to high-quality kits and products in our professional public salon and spa facilities, giving you the real-world experience valued by employers .
The Beauty and Holistic team is staffed by highly-experienced tutors that are passionate about their subject areas and have excellent links with employers.
Without a doubt, one of the reasons we know you will love studying at Brighton MET is the location of our central campus. Right in the heart of Brighton’s world-famous North Laine, the College is within walking distance of all the city’s main amenities – the award-winning city library, the independent shops and eateries and the beach.
- Professional standard spas and salons open to the general public, providing a realistic working environment
- Use of high-end, industry branded equipment and products
- Additional training from external companies
- Access to the MET’s student services, including career advice and additional learning support
- Cafés with a wide range of reasonably priced meals, snacks and drinks
You will also have to purchase a uniform and stone kit consisting of a heater bag and stones.
Some financial help may be available