Stone Therapy Massage Level 3 Certificate Course

The main aim of the VTCT (ITEC) Level 3 Certificate in Stone Therapy Massage is to enable learners to gain the necessary practical and theoretical skills in order to provide stone massage treatments to the general public and to gain employment in the beauty therapy industry.

This qualification is suitable for learners aged 16 and over and is designed to provide occupational competence at level
3. It also provides a sound platform into further training at level 3 and 4.and for learners who want to work within the beauty industry. The qualification consists of 1 mandatory unit with a total of 50 hours of Guided Learning (GL) to achieve the full qualification.

The main skills the learner will perform are:
• Stone therapy massage – to include the use of techniques and stones such as classical massage movements, trigger point work, semi-precious, hot and cold stones and adapting the treatment to the clients’ specific treatment needs

The learner will also learn about related health and safety and client care and communication which is essential in order to work and be successful in the industry.

This qualification also provides:
• The related knowledge and understanding required to perform the stone massage skills listed above effectively in particular the
anatomy and physiology of the skin and common diseases and disorders that may affect when a client should or should not
receive treatment
• Opportunities for learners to focus on the development of their wider skills in a stone therapy setting, such as communicating with
clients, working with others and problem solving
• Opportunities for learners to develop a range of skills, techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful
performance in employment as a massage therapist


What can I do after my qualification

These courses are designed for those who wish to seek employment in the health and beauty industry.

Life changes after qualifying

Work in a beauty salon
Set up your own mobile business
Work in a hotel or spa
Work from home

When will I receive my Certificate


After completing all coursework, assignments, assessments and have made full course payments you will receive your qualification