Level 3 Diploma in Body Massage

This VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Body Massage is ideal for those beginning their journey as a therapist. You will learn foundation skills & knowledge which will lead to becoming qualified & insurable within the beauty & holistic industry.


There are many employment options from this course including the following:

  • Self employed great if you want to work from home or rent a space & you can choose you own wage
  • Salon or spa employment
  • Freelance work


As you work through the course you will begin to learn what type of therapist you want to become, this will then lead you to decide what progression routes you want to take.

  • Employment
  • Further holistic courses for example aromatherapy, reflexology, Indian head massage or hot stone massage
  • Sports massage level 3

Syllabus & pre-course requirements

Along your learning journey you will cover:

  • Anatomy & physiology theory, assignment & exam
  • Principles & practice of the treatment theory & assignment
  • Business practice assignment
  • Body massage theory & techniques including assignment, case studies & assessments

You will be required to do some learning prior to commencing your course & complete 2 of your assignments to be submitted on the first day. Supporting material is provided to help you with this.

Your classroom learning will focus on anatomy & physiology theory & massage theory & practice.

Case studies & revision to be completed outside of classroom hours.


  • 1 day a week (9.30am-4.00pm) or 2 nights a week (6-9pm)
  • 13 weeks consisting of:
    • 9 weeks learning
    • 2 weeks of practical pre-assessment
    • 2 weels of practical assessment

Cost: £1250.00