Hot Stone Therapy

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The concept of massage therapy using stones has been practiced in different cultures for many years. Tribal Healers and Village wise women used rocks from the riverbeds and warmed them either in hot coals or hot water. By then placing the hot stones on cloth on the body and arranging them along the energy points of the body, this would help to relax the muscles and reduce pain or discomfort, and therefore support the healing process. This in-depth course will lead you step-by-step through the treatment sequence and teach you everything you need to know in order to become a successful Hot Stone Massage therapist.

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The concept of massage therapy using stones has been practiced in different cultures for many years. Tribal Healers and Village wise women used rocks from the riverbeds and warmed them either in hot coals or hot water. By then placing the hot stones on cloth on the body and arranging them along the energy points of the body, this would help to relax the muscles and reduce pain or discomfort, and therefore support the healing process. This in-depth course will lead you step-by-step through the treatment sequence and teach you everything you need to know in order to become a successful Hot Stone Massage therapist.

Are you fascinated by hot stone therapy? Keen to understand more about the therapy? This hot stone therapy course covers massage, disease, disorders, working with chakras, different types of stone therapies, expanding on the treatment and running a therapeutic business. This course is ideal for all those who want to expand their skills and gain expertise in an exciting new technique.

At UK Open Learning we pride ourselves on our friendly and supportive tutors. Your tutor support will start as soon as you receive your course and will be valid for 12 months. All our tutors are highly qualified with extensive experience in supporting distance learning students. You contact your tutor via email and they are responsible for marking assignments answering your questions and guiding you through the course to ensure you are ready for your examinations.

No previous knowledge is required to study on this course. The Hot Stone Therapy course is open to both practicing holistic therapists and practitioners and anyone else who has an interest to learn this skill.

We recommend you spend approximately 110 hours of your time studying the Hot Stone Therapy course. The pace of study is completely up to you. To give an example, if you dedicate 2 hours a week to the course it would take you a year to complete but  if you could spare 4 hours a week you could complete it in six months.

Unit 1- Hot Stone Therapy. Unit 2 – Massage and its practise. Unit 3 – Techniques. Unit 4 – Introducing the Stones. Unit 5 – The treatment. Unit 6 – From Start to Finish (Consultation + Assessment). Unit 7 – Expanding and complimenting the treatment. Unit 8 – Managing the business. Unit 9 – Accountancy and the Law. Unit 10 – Attracting Clients and expanding your business.

The course is designed for study by distance learning at work or at home. Students receive course manual, assignments and study guide plus tutor support by post and email. We will send the full course out by courier and we suggest students read through the course like a book, completing the assignments which then get sent to the tutor by e-mail for marking. There is no word count for these assignments however you must prove to the tutor that you have fully understood the questions and one sentence answers will be rejected and you will be asked to re-submit them.

Students are assessed through a series of tutor marked assignments based on their application of the course content there is no final exam.  The assignments take the form of a series of structured questions. There is no word count for these assignments, however you have to prove to your tutor that you have fully understood the questions asked.

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