SPA Therapy & Yoga

(Internal Certification)

Course Duration
This course is of 18 months (Inclusive of 6 months training/ “On the job” Training)
Entry Qualification
10 pass minimum
No. of seats
Total number of seats available for one academic session is 16 (Both boys and girls can apply)
Job Prospects
  • Therapist in Standard hotels and Health Care Resorts
  • Spa trainer with further training and experience
  • Can become Physiotherapist

Course Introduction

SPA Therapy course covers Physiotherapy as well as hair & skin care training. Physiotherapy Technician is a human anatomy and physiology vocational trade. The duration of trade is one year with two semesters of six months each. During class, students are introduced to so many topics like some of them revealed as how to assess patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying therapy histories; assess abnormal conditions by reviewing physical therapist's interpretations of patient evaluations and test results; documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records; perform therapeutic procedures by administering manual exercises; instructing, encouraging, and assisting patients in performing physical activities such as non-manual exercises, ambulatory functional activities and daily-living activities; and in using supportive devices, such as crutches, canes, prostheses and the like others. Apart from that, students also gets to cover topics like personality development and reception, anatomy and physiology, hair care - scalp massage and shampooing, hair cutting and styling, colouring and perming; skin care - manicure and pedicure, facial massage and make up, superficial hair removal and eye- brow shaping, bleaching, etc.

BRIEF COURSE OVERVIEW

SEMESTER ONE

Thoery
  • Personal development
  • Introduction to anatomy & physiology
  • First aids
  • Basic communication skill
  • Posture and yoga
  • Guest relations
  • History & introduction to SPA and SPA as a career
  • Nutrition
  • Housekeeping/ inventory/ set up
  • SPA product knowledge
  • Swedish massage
  • Body massage
  • Body scrub and body wrap
  • Introduction to hydrotherapy
  • Introduction to basic facial
Practical
  • Trade orientation and technique of personal grooming
  • Identification and making of different body part
  • First aids methods and equipment handling
  • Basic communication practice
  • Procedure & technique of yoga
  • Guest handling technique
  • Preparation of diet charts
  • Procedure of treatment room set up and its cleaning
  • Preparation and blending of therapy products
  • Basic guest consultation
  • Choose the right product
  • Practice of customizing the Swedish massage treatment according to consultation
  • Practice the customizing the body massage treatment according to consultation
  • Practical methods of body serub and wrap
  • Practical methods of hydro therapy
  • Practical methods of basic facial treatment

SEMESTER TWO

Theory
  • Introduction to yoga
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Aroma massage
  • Thai massage
  • Hot stone therapy
  • Reflexology
  • Sop and interaction method of a therapist
Practical
  • Procedure of yoga
  • Methods & procedure of deep tissue massage
  • Methods & procedure of aroma therapy massage
  • Methods & procedure of Thai massage
  • Methods & procedure of hot stone therapy
  • Methods & procedure of reflexology
  • Presentation on being professional therapist