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Hot Stones (Accredited by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists)

Course Information

  • Course Code: CM105
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Price: £120.00
  • Times: 09:30-16:00
  • Delivery Type: PT

Start Dates

  • Wednesday, 13 January 2021

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Overview

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In order to complete the Accredited practical element of this course, students will need to become a member of the Beauty Guild at www.beautyguild.com and complete the Theory module, upon which you’ll receive a code (which will need to be provided to ourselves to undertake the practical sessions).

Students also need to complete the mandatory Body Massage course before completing this course.  Body Massage can be found on our website www.blackburn.ac.uk with the Theory Modules available on The Guild.

What will I study?

To complete the Guild accredited practical assessment for this course, students will be expected to be student members of The Guild and to have completed the following theory modules (and the body massage course):

  • Hot Stone Massage: HSM001: Introduction and Consultation
  • Hot Stone Massage: HSM002: Contra-actions and Contra-indications
  • Hot Stone Massage: HSM003: Preparing for Treatment
  • Hot Stone Massage: HSM004: Massage Techniques
  • Hot Stone Massage: HSM005: Routine
  • Hot Stone Massage: HSM006: Treatment Adaptations & Aftercare

 

 

 

Entry Requirements

In order to complete the Accredited practical element of this course, students will need to become a member of the Beauty Guild at www.beautyguild.com and complete the Theory module, upon which you’ll receive a code (which will need to be provided to ourselves to undertake the practical sessions).

Students need to complete the mandatory Body Massage course before completing this course.  Body Massage can be found on our website www.blackburn.ac.uk with the Theory Modules available on The Guild.

How will I be assessed?

How will I be Assessed?

  • Perform a GTi Hot Stone Massage Back of Both Legs & Feet
  • Assess a GTi Hot Stone Massage Back of Both Legs & Feet
  • Perform a GTi Hot Stone Massage on Back
  • Assess a GTi Hot Stone Massage on Back
  • Perform a GTi Hot Stone Massage Front of legs
  • Assess a GTi Hot Stone Massage Front of legs
  • Perform a GTi Hot Stone Massage Abdomen
  • Assess a GTi Hot Stone Massage Abdomen
  • Perform a GTi Hot Stone Massage Left/Right Arms, Chest & Neck, Face & Head
  • Assess a GTi Hot Stone Massage Left/Right Arms, Chest & Neck, Face & Head routine
  • Give appropriate aftercare advice

 

How will the course be marked?

Following each theory module you will take an online examination which requires a pass rate of around 70%. For the practical module you will need to demonstrate that you can perform the outlined tasks to the skill level required.

 

Am I allowed to refer to textbooks or notes during the examination?

No. You are expected to complete online tests under exam conditions without referring to any notes, textbooks or online help.

 

What will I receive when I complete the course?

You will receive a GTi certificate will be mailed to you on successful completion of the course.

 

Insurance:

You can obtain Guild insurance upon completion of your course with a massive discount of £25 if you upgrade within 3 months of enrolling!

 

 

What can I do next?

 

BOOKING:

  1. Become member of the Beauty Guild here: https://www.beautyguild.com/.  The cost of membership is £25 and lasts for 3 months.   Theory modules are also paid to the Guild directly.  These do not form part of the College fee stated below.  
  1. Book your place on the practical element at a date to suit you (options below), please be aware that once you have enrolled onto the course and paid the course fee and become a Guild Member, you will have immediate access to the online course modules which means you can start learning straight away. Please note that you have 3 weeks to complete the theory, please allow yourself enough time to do this when you book your place as practical course bookings are non-refundable.
  1. Complete the theory and required Professional Standards module with the Guild, (along with body massage, you will also need to complete the practical element of this course before attending Hot Stones) providing your certificate of completion codes to us to enable us to authenticate you at the end of the practical session.

 

 

 

 

Following the course:  We offer a wide range of hair & beauty courses, click here for further information.

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email business@blackburn.ac.uk

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