EXAMINATION BOARD (IEB)
PRACTITIONER'S DIPLOMA IN MASSAGE
Long is the Course?
10 day programme is delivered in two modules with a gap of three
months between the two, the course usually takes 6 months to complete.
is the Course Taught?
learning aids, lectures and tutorials are used to teach the theory
side of Massage.
must hold a recognised Anatomy and Physiology Certificate or work
towards the IEB Anatomy & Physiology Certificate in conjunction
with taking the Massage Diploma.
need to bring with them pens, paper, coloured pencils and clear
punched plastic folders for course notes. Neat and tidy notes are
mandatory and are counted towards the final mark. A white
tunic, black or dark blue trousers with flat black or dark blue
shoes (no open toes) are also required.
course is assessed by:
attendance of the course 60 hours tutor contact
case studies 36 hours
examination 3 hour duration
examination 1 ½ hour duration
reading is expected throughout the course
assessment through assignment work
integral part of the course is time spent in home study, of both
theory and practice. An important feature of this Diploma course
is the continuous assessment and support of the students. The school
expects a high level of student commitment throughout the course,
both in and out of school.
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the end of the course students sit a 3 hour Massage theory examination
paper, plus a 90 minute practical exam, where massage techniques
as well as client care and standards of Health, Safety and Hygiene
are assessed. Students also need to submit written evidence of massaging
6 people for 6 treatments each, a total of 36 hours of massage.
satisfactory completion of the course, candidates are awarded the
(IEB) International Examination Board Practitioner's Diploma in
Massage, as well as a Diploma in Therapeutic Massage from The Sue
Lincoln School of Holistic Therapies.
may apply to join Aromatherapy and Allied Practitioners Association,
the British Complementary Medicine Association (BCMA). Members
of these organisations may then use these designations after their
cost of the course, including handouts, student workbook and exam
fees is £695.00 (Deposit £100). For your convenience
this can be paid for by instalments. Students requiring financial
assistance can apply for a Career Development Loan (a deferred repayment
loan with low interest rates).