Level 3 Award in Body Massage (with Award in Health and Safety)

Learn the practical application of body massage.

Level: 3

Duration: This is a 1 year course for 36 weeks on a Wednesday Evening - subject to change.

Venues: Lincoln

Course Code: ABM

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Course description

This course provides all the underpinning knowledge for the practical application of massage.  You will be taught in our commercially based salons equipped to a professional standard.

The course includes:

  • Swedish massage techniques
  • Consultation
  • Contra-indications
  • Health and hygiene
  • Local by-laws
  • Applied anatomy and physiology
  • Posture
  • Adaptations of massage
  • Practical experience on clients
  • Health and Safety

Entry requirements

Applicants must have a consultation with a member of the beauty staff before enrolment onto the course.

Students must wear appropriate uniform.  Suppliers' details and order forms for the uniform will be sent to students as part of the enrolment process.


Progress & Assessment

Your progress will be continually assessed through a series of assignments and practical activities, portfolio of evidence and external multiple choice testing.

On successful completion of the Award in Body Massage, students may progress onto the Diploma in Body Massage or Complimentary Therapies.



The fees for 2015/16 are:

Level 3 Award in Body Massage - £453.00

Level 2 Award in Health & Safety - £100.00

There will be additional costs for kits and uniform.


Students aged 16-18
The majority of courses are free for students aged 16-18 years.

Students aged 19+
This course is not subsidised by the government so all fees are payable in full.

Government funding is subject to some residency criteria. If you have not lived in the EU for three years please contact 01522 876274 or email enquiries@lincolncollege.ac.uk for more details. You can find out more about the financial support available at the College at www.lincolncollege.ac.uk/support/money-matters

Further Information

Contact name:

Candice Lucas

Contact school:

School of Professional Industries

Contact number:

For further details please contact the Information Office on 030 030 32435