Athena Beauty Spa & Training Centre
Ayurvedic Body Massage Diploma
The aim in Ayurveda is prevention, to promote positive health, long life and
well being to the body using specific oils according to the “Dosha Profile”
which brings total relaxation and rejuvenation. Using Abhyanga techniques
which is considered the classic ayurvedic massage.
Ayurveda is the worlds oldest holistic healthcare system (Healing system).
It is a comprehensive system of healthcare originating in India over 5,000
years ago. Ayurveda is an ancient philosophy based on deep understanding of
the human body, mind and spirit. Its theories and remedies for a healthy
mind and body have endured for over 5000 years, during which time a wealth
of knowledge and practical experience has been accumulated, confirming the
safety and efficacy of an Ayurvedic way of life. Ayurveda is derived from
two Sanskrit words: ‘Ayur’ meaning life and ‘Veda’ meaning
The aim of ayurveda is in prevention and promoting positive health, beauty
and long life. It encompasses the food we eat, weather, astrology,
crystals, meditation, yoga, exercise, pulse, sound, energy and massage
In our modern world where antibiotics often fail to work and other drugs
have harmful side effects, it is no wonder that many people are seeking out
traditional holistic healing treatments and realising that the mind and body
can work together to achieve wellness and balance.
Some of the many benefits of Ayurvedic Body Massage are listed below:-
Oils that deeply penetrate the skin
It relaxes the mind and body
It Breaks up impurities
It stimulates lymphatic & arterial circulation
It remove stagnant waste
It delivers nutrients to starved cells
Course content -
• Health & safety
• Professional ethics
• Hygiene and sterilisation
• Skin diseases and disorders
• History of ‘Ayurveda’ (The worlds oldest holistic healthcare system)
• The dosha types - ‘Vata-Pitta-Kapha’
• Specific oils to suit dosha profile
• Benefits & effects of ‘Abhyanga Body Massage’
• Preparation of client including consultation & record keeping
• Materials, equipment & products
• Practical tuition of ‘Abhyanga Body Massage’
• Client contra-actions / after-care
Entry Requirement -
Body massage qualification.
Course duration -
Examination System -
Continual assessments takes place during the day. On completion of the course a final practical and written test is completed to assess knowledge gained during the course.
Course Fees -
£150 including training workbook. (check for Special Offers)
Qualification attained -
Athena Beauty Spa Diploma.
Professional insurance -
After successful completion of the course you will be awarded an Athena Beauty Spa Diploma. You will have the opportunity to join the industries associations that provide newsletters, insurance and other benefits to members. All Athena Beauty Spa Training courses are FULLY ACCREDITED, validated and recognised by Towergate Health & Beauty Insurance. See Professional Insurance for further details.