Indian Head Massage

Spring 2018


If you are looking to train in a recognised Indian Head Massage course, in Dublin, then our award winning training centre may just be the right choice for you. This is a great course to introduce yourself to the wonderful field of Holistic therapies as it is a short course and gives you a recognised qualification in Indian Head Massage. If you are already a qualified therapist you may be able to take part in our cheaper 2 day Indian Head Massage CPD course. 


Run over 4 days, Saturdays 10am-5pm: Final written and practical assessments will take place on final assessment day.

Your investment for this wonderful training in Indian Head Massage is €595.

This excellent course price includes: All Indian Head Massage training, Exam fee, Course notes and Moodel VLE.

Free with this course

  • Tunic
  • Free Study Skills Workshop
  • Access to Moodle VLE on line student resource center with access to training videos, course notes, quizzes and online tutor support

Class places are limited to 8 students.

A €150 booking deposit is required to secure your place on this course; payment plans are available at no extra cost.

Items you will need to Provide:

  • you will need a set of towels.

Employment Opportunities:

Indian Head Massage therapist, holistic therapist (salon, spa), self-employment, mobile therapist.


Ayurveda is the traditional medicine system of India where they believe that everything in the universe is made up of universal energy or ‘prana’. When this energy is in balance it contributes to good health. When it is out of balance it can lead to ill-health. Indian women traditionally practise Indian head massage for all its health benefits, and this skill is handed down from generation to generation.

Learning this wonderfully relaxing massage of the head, scalp, neck, shoulder & face will provide you with the skills to help people manage the pressures of modern-day living and promote health & well-being. You will also learn about the seven chakras, ayurvedic oils that can be used for massage and stress management.

Qualification structure:

This is a professional insurable qualification and the workload involved in gaining your qualification is reflective of this. Home assignments, home study and home practice are required for successful completion of this course.

How to provide Indian Head Massage:

  • How to prepare yourself, client and work area for Indian head massage
  • Selecting & using products to suit client treatment needs
  • Communicate and behave in a professional manner
  • Complete the treatment to the satisfaction of the client
  • Record and evaluate the results of the treatment
  • Provide suitable homecare advise to clients
  • Benefits and effects of Indian Head Massage
  • Relevant anatomy & physiology & pathology
  • Massage techniques and movements
  • Contra-indications

Client care & Communication:

  • How to communicate effectively with your clients
  • How to behave in a professional manner with clients and work colleagues
  • How to use consultation techniques to identify treatment objectives
  • How to provide clear recommendations to the client & evaluation of client feedback
  • Retails Sales

Progression Route:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Body Massage
  • Reflexology
  • Beauty Specialist
  • Sports Massage
  • Nutrition



Churchtown Institute of Beauty & Holistic Training (CIBHT)
CMG House Earlscourt Industrial Estate, Beaumont Avenue, Churchtown, Dublin 14, D14 XR80
Business Registration Number: 588651 01-4586603