Baby Massage


This teaching certificate will provide you with a fantastic opportunity to provide and demonstrate baby massage to anyone responsible for babies. You will be able to conduct classes showing massage techniques which reinforce bonding, improve joint movement and soothe fractious babies.


  • Health, safety and hygiene
  • Related legislation
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Contra-indications and contra-actions
  • Preparation techniques
  • Where, when and how to instruct
  • Massage techniques and frequency
  • Working with ante and post natal parents
  • Development of babies
  • Case study requirement



No previous knowledge required, but a good general education is essential as this is a demanding course.
 An excellent level of English is required. You must be able to speak, read, write and understand English fluently. You may be asked to sit an entry test if necessary. Entry is via initial interview.

Swedish Body Massage would be an advantage



 One day plus an assessment appointment.  Once you have completed the input of your course you will need to allow sufficient time to complete all of your case studies and return for your assessments and test papers.



 £250.00 plus an assessment fee of £50.00

A deposit of £80.00 is required upon enrolment and the balance can be paid on the day.



The Academy of Beauty Therapy offers industry-recognised qualifications and at the completion of your course and providing that you provided sufficient evidence your will be awarded the following qualifications:



Certificate in Baby Massage - Awarded by The Academy of Beauty Therapy


Both of which will enable you to obtain insurance from any recognised Insurance Company.



You will need the following items followed by individual kits for each of the modules.

Kit lists are available upon request.


For Your Lessons 

2 x A 4 Folders, 2 x pack's of 10 dividers,  Plastic Wallets,  Sticky Labels,

Pens, Pencils, Ruler, Colouring in pencils 

Your Uniform  Tunic, Black Trousers, Closed shoes.