Indian Head Massage

An Indian head massage is a deep massage, using a variety of pressure and techniques, including circular massage strokes on your scalp, deep tissue work on your shoulders, and stretching the neck. This course provides the skills and qualification you need to successfully deliver a massage treatment.

Course Content:

  • First Aid
  • Health and Safety
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Tools and Equipment
  • Contra-indications/Contra-actions
  • Indian Head Massage Treatment Knowledge
  • Client Consultation
  • Indian Head Massage Procedure
  • Aftercare Advice
  • Video Demonstration
  • Q&A

Upon completion of the course content, you will be to complete a case study submission before receiving a certificate upon completion.

Indian head massage is an ancient therapeutic practice used in India for over 2000 years. Is it part of the practice of medicine called Ayurveda, which aims to promote long life and balance the bodies energies. Indian head massage was initially a technique used by women to maintain help hair, but it was later recognised to offer relaxing and therapeutic effects on the mind and body.

First Aid

Health and Safety

Anatomy and Physiology L2

Tools and Equipment


Aromatherapy Treatment Knowledge

Client Consultation

Aromathrerapy Procedure

Aftercare Advice

Indian Head Massage Video Demonstration

Indian Head Massage Exam Questions

Indian Head Body Massage Next Steps