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The Cibtac Body Massage Diploma Course provide high quality training in the classic movements of Swedish Full Body Massage. It is the foundation course for Advanced Massage and many other Holistic Therapies.

Entry Requirements

To complete this course, a student must hold a CIBTAC or ITEC Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy & Physiology Diploma or a UK Level 3 national standard qualification in beauty therapy, or equivalent. Please send in a photocopy of qualification/s with application.


Successful candidates will be awarded an internationally recognised CIBTAC Body Massage Diploma at UK Level 3 national standards.

This CIBTAC Body Massage Diploma will enable graduates to become members of BABTAC (British association of beauty therapy and cosmetology) to gain public liability insurance to work in the UK, Ireland and overseas in Beauty Salons, Health Farms, Spas and Cruise Liners or setting up your own business.




£110.00 (Uniform & books)
Examination Fees:
Start Date:
Wed, 25th October 2023
6.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m.

All our courses are now offered in modular format with Blended eLearning, students attend College for face-to-face practical protocols with Live Tutorial Lectures and our own Practical videos available online on the student eLearning Zone.

This allows us to focus on Practical when you are here in the school.  Our Tutors will however support your on-line learning with revision Q&A and tests should you

Practical experience is an essential part of the course, the college school salon enables students to gain invaluable experience and gain confidence, providing the opportunity to work on a wide range of skin types, conditions and lifestyle factors that influence and affect skin health will help students develop strong consultation skills.

Students will need access to an iPad, Laptop or Computer plus a printer for the duration of the course.

Each student is responsible for their own model for mock and actual exams. These models must be fully pre-cleared for COVID compliance.

CIBTAC Body Massage Course covers

  • Professional Ethics
  • Health & Hygiene
  • Swedish Massage Theory
  • Benefits of Body Massage Therapy
  • Physiology Effects of Body Massage Therapy
  • Body Types
  • Contra-indications to Body Massage
  • Consultation
  • Client Confidentiality and Record Keeping
  • Aftercare to Body Massage
  • Full Body Massage Practical

General Studies

  • Business Studies
  • Salon Management
  • Retail Sales

In addition to standard CIBTAC curriculum, we include the following training:

  • Stress Relief Scalp Massage

Course requirements

The following items are required on this course and are included in the total course cost. If you already possess a tunic, then you may deselect them at the booking stage.

Course Fees Include

  • Bronwyn Conroy Uniform - Navy Tunic Top & Trousers
  • Skin Care Brands Eve Taylor
  • Course Notes
  • Access to Student eLearning & Our Practical Videos
  • Online Learning

Not Included in Course Fees 

  • Sketcher Shoes
  • Navy Cardigan
  • Stationary Items


Students can go on to study in level 3, 4 and 5.

  • Cibtac Body Therapy - Level 3
  • Cibtac Aesthetics - Level 3
  • Cibtac Electrolysis Diploma - Level 3


The Pass Mark for CIBTAC is 60%.

  • Practical Examination: 1 Hour
  • Theory: 1¼ Hour Multiple Choice Paper