Hot Stone Facial Massage


Distance learning means that you can study from the comfort of your own home anywhere in the world with no deadlines or timescales.  You will receive an in-depth training manual and help and advice via e-mail from a dedicated Tutor.

Most modules require approximately 7-8 hours of study.  Total number of hours for study for this course is approximately 100 hours. 

CASE STUDIES - On completion of all modules, you would then have to complete 6 Case Studies (1 person x 6 times or 3 people x 2 times or 2 people x 3 times). Upon sucessful completion you will be sent your Practitioner Diplomas.  You can also attend an optional practical Virtual workshop via Zoom Video.

This course is fully accredited by the CMA (Complementary Medical Assocation) and is insurable.  On Completion of this course:-

  • you will receive an accredited diploma:-

       Hot Stone Facial Practitioner Diploma

  • Qualified in your chosen therapy, enabling you to practice professionally
  • Able to gain insurance.  You will be introduced to recommended insurer details in the course. (It is your responsibility to gain suitable insurance, or to check with your current insurer that they cover your chosen therapy).


To book this course please fill in booking form and pay Full course payment or instalment payment  below 

A Distance Learning Diploma Course of 8 Modules

Self Study: £125.00 or instalment of £18.75 per Module - reduced to £15.00 for whole course

Tutored: £195.00 or instalment of £25.50 per Module - reduced to £30.00 for whole course


Course Format:-

  • Work at your own pace, take a break if life gets too hetic.
  • Receive one module, plus revison questionnaire, at a time.
  • Receive on-going tutor support and feedback for each module.
  • Complete case studies
  • Attend optional practical workshop
  • Complete multiple choice examination

Course Syllabus:-

Module 1:  Introduction and History of Hot Stone Facial Massage

  • Introduction
  • Course Objective
  • History of Hot Stones
  • What is Hot Stone Facial Massage
  • History and benefits of Hot Stone Facial Massage
  • Structure and function of the Face
  • Contraindications
  • Aftercare Advice
  • Client Consultation
  • Equipment and products needed

Module 2:  The Energy Body and Chakra Systems

  • The Chakra System
  • The Human Aura
  • Meridian Lines

Module 3:  Acupressure

  • What is Acupressure?
  • How does Acupressure work?
  • Acupressure Points for the face

 Module 4:   Client Care

  • Client Consultation
  • Consultation Form
  • GP Referral Letter
  • Under 16 consent Form
  • Client Disclaimer

Module 5: The Practising therapist

  • Hygiene
  • Preparing your Work Area
  • Health & Safety 
  • Professional Ethics
  • Insurance
  • GDPR/Data Protection/Client Confidentiality
  • Marketing

Module 6: Anatomy and Physiology

  • the Muscular System
  • the Circulatory System
  • the Lymphatic System
  • the Nervous System
  • the Skeletal Sytem
  • the Skin
  • the Ear 

Module 7: Hot Stone Facial Massage Therapy

  • Acupressure points relevant to the Facial Therapy Treatment
  • Hot Stone Facial Massage Therapy routine
  • Hot Stone Mini-Massage routine which could be incorporated into your everyday facial routine (if you are qualified in Beauty Facials) 

Module 8:  Case Studies

  • Instructions
  • Case Study template


Course Accreditation Bodies:   This course is insurable and accredited by the Professional bodies: CMA (Complementary Medical Associaton) (100 cpd points)

Certifications/Qualifications Attained:  Zen Tranquility Holistic Beauty Training accredited/recognised diploma - Insurable allowing you to gain insurance and use therapy with the general public and charge.  They are accepted for CPD by most professional therapy associations. Please check with your association and insurance prior to booking.

Pre-Requisite:    None - suitable for beginners as well as existing therapists looking to add to their treatment menu.


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Zen Tranquility Holistic Beauty Training Studio specialising in accredited Practitioner Diploma Courses in Massage Therapy, Holistic Therapy and Beauty Therapy Courses

Available across the UK

Distance Learning Courses also available