Indian Head


A wonderful treatment that helps de-stress, improve concentration levels and release muscular tension. It involves traditional techniques to the head, neck, face and shoulders and can be applied through clothing. This treatment can be adapted to the home, salon and workplace.


  • History of Indian Head Massage
  • Related anatomy & physiology
  • Benefits & effects
  • Contra-indications & contra actions
  • Consultations, record keeping & medical referral
  • Health, safety & hygiene
  • Preparation of client, equipment & mediums
  • Case studies
  • Practical techniques


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.

One day  plus assessment appointment, once you have completed the input of your course,you will need to complete 10 case studies. Then you will invited back within 4 weeks to complete your three assessments and two multiple choice tests. 

We can now offer this course as a long distance learning course please ask for more details.



£150.00 plus assessment Fee of £50.00

Deposit of £80.00 is required whilst the remainder 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:

  • VTCT level 3 Diploma in Indian Head - Awarded by VTCT Examination Board
  • Certificate in Indian Head - 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 for your course.

Kit lists are available upon request. 

For Your Lessons 

1 x A 4 Folders, 1 x pack's of 10 dividers

Pens, Pencils, Ruler, Colouring in pencils 

Your Uniform  Tunic, Black Trousers, Closed shoes.