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Swedish Massage Certificate

Cornwall College Camborne LEVEL: 3 Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy

Our courses will put you on the road to a great future; we have developed our qualifications in partnership with industry professionals to ensure the knowledge you gain is not only relevant and current, but will set you apart in the workplace. Throughout your studies you will learn by completing practical activities and assessments based on professional real-life scenarios in our Koko commercial training salons. You’ll get the chance to take part in competitions, and get some masterclass insights from visiting professionals.


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Ideal if:

You are serious about practicing professionally as a therapist in Swedish massage and it is a good grounding for other types of massage. Swedish massage is the most common and best known massage in the West. It is thought to reduce pain, joint stiffness and poor circulation and is the basis for other types of massage including sports massage.

You’ll need:

GCSE English and mathematics at grade C or 4, plus the ability and motivation to self-study, as this is a fast track course.

You’ll learn:

The skills, knowledge and understanding required to perform professional Swedish massage treatments that are also a good grounding for other types of massage.


In addition to learning how to massage professionally, to learn health, safety and hygiene, basic anatomy and physiology, preparing the treatment area and consultation techniques.

You’ll love:

The opportunity to practice and develop the five massage strokes; effleurage, kneading, rhythmic tapping, friction and vibration/shaking.

You’ll go on to:

Perform professional Swedish massage treatments for clients via employment or self employment in the beauty therapy or complementary therapy industry.  You may choose to compliment your skills with our Sports Massage qualification or other holistic therapy qualifications such as Aromatherapy or Reflexology.


Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy
Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy
Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy
Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy


Swedish Massage Certificate

Start Date





1 year

*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.