Beginner Courses – a place to start

Want to find out more about massage? Thinking of doing the professional course?

Introductory Courses and Taster Days are available for newcomers to massage practice. We also offer Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop events where you can dip in at no charge to help you decide if you’d like to go further. See below for our next Beginner Courses & Free events

    Online Introductory Course for Beginners

    Mon 13 Jul 2020 - Tue 01 Dec 2020,
    Book here

    This course is temporarily online via our new online platform.

    The good news is we have created a beginners massage course online! It’s entirely up to you when you take it as the course is made up of videos and online tuition. It’s considerably less money than our in person course. Obviously there is no substitute for face to face tuition but in this time of distancing we hope you’ll agree it’s a good second best.

    To access your “Introduction to Massage” Course, use this link:
    https://www.sheffieldmassagetraining.co.uk/course/introduction-to-massage-online/

    Click the “Enrol” button. You will be taken to the registration page. Please enter your details and choose a strong password. We are offering an introductory price of £29 so please bag your course as soon as possible. When you’ve completed please let us have some feedback.

    Our new online course is a great way to learn some massage to give to friends and family and is an ideal insight in case you’d like to progress onto our diploma course.

    The course is for beginners and will appeal to people who are interested in learning some basic massage to give to family and friends. This is an ideal taster if you are considering progressing onto the Diploma in Holistic Massage in September 2020. During the course you will learn a relaxation massage, step by step, covering hands, head, face & back with related anatomy.  You will build your confidence and deliver safe massage with people you know. If you are thinking of undertaking the Diploma in Holistic Massage this course is ideal insight. An ideal course to take in the Summer – give the gift of massage!

    Wishing you an enjoyable online massage course.

    Cancellation policy: Please note, once you have made your booking should you need to cancel, a refund will be given minus an admin charge of £15. If your cancellation is received with less than 7 days notice we cannot refund any fees. In the event that SCMT cancels a course an alternative date will be offered. If the alternative date is inconvenient a full refund will be made.



    Online Introductory Course for Beginners

    Mon 13 Jul 2020 - Tue 01 Dec 2020,
    More info

    This New online ourse will appeal to people who are interested in learning some basic massage to give to family and friends. During the course you will learn a relaxation massages, step by step, building up to give a massage that includes the hands, head, face & back with related anatomy. To access your “Introduction to Massage” Course, use this link:
    https://www.sheffieldmassagetraining.co.uk/course/introduction-to-massage-online/



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 28 Jul 2020, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Book here

    This event is for people who are interested in the diploma in Holistic Massage.

    You are invited to come along to our free open evening and find out about the SCMT Holistic Diploma. You will meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.

    There will be opportunity to learn a simple six step self face massage and gather information about the beginners courses if you are completely new to massage. There will also be plenty of information about the Diploma in Holistic Massage. You will leave with all your questions answered so that you can make an informed decision about joining the course in Autumn 2020. Tie a knot around your finger OR put this date in your diary!



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 28 Jul 2020, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    More info

    A free open evening. Come along and find out about the Holistic Diploma meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 28 Jul 2020, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Book here

    This event is for people who are interested in the diploma in Holistic Massage.

    Please Note: until further notice we will be delivering this event online via Zoom. Please download this free online platform by going to www.zoom.us

    Please be aware that this involves the attendee participating in the event, you must be prepared to have your video switched on so we can all see each other.

    You are invited to come along to our free open evening and find out about the SCMT Holistic Diploma. You will meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.

    There will be opportunity to learn and perform a simple six step self face massageplease have some face cream or vegetable oil at hand.

    Come and learn how facial massage can help you at this time of lockdown.

    You can gather information about the beginners courses if you are completely new to massage. There will also be plenty of information about the Diploma in Holistic Massage. You will leave with all your questions answered so that you can make an informed decision about joining the course in October 2020.

    Tie a knot around your finger OR put this date in your diary!

    You are eligible to receive our free two part starter pack after attending this event.



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 28 Jul 2020, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    More info

    A free open evening online via zoom. Come along and find out about the Holistic Diploma meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer. There will be opportunity to learn and perform a simple six step self face massage – please have some face cream or vegetable oil at hand.



    First Aid with Paul Lewis

    Sun 02 Aug 2020, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Book here

    This one day course includes a systematic procedure for dealing with incidents and covers topics such as: unconsciousness, bleeding, and resuscitation procedures.

    The day is very much hands-on and the teaching is practical and interactive. All students are involved in all aspects of the teaching and learning and skills are consolidated through continued practice. Paul makes this serious subject exciting and enjoyable.

    The course is certificated by ITC First Aid and is in line with HSE requirements. Your certificate will need to be renewed every three years.

    NB: The First Aid course is a stand-alone qualification; the assessment of the course is a combination of contact hours and the successful completion of a number of sequential review points. It is essential, therefore, that all students are punctual and attend all the sessions of the day. Lateness may result in a student being turned away. Please take a form of ID (eg.driving licence, passport) to the day.

    Cancellation policy: Please note, once you have made your booking should you need to cancel, a refund will be given minus an admin charge of £15. If your cancellation is received with less than 7 days notice we cannot refund any fees. In the event that SCMT cancels a course an alternative date will be offered. If the alternative date is inconvenient a full refund will be made.



    First Aid with Paul Lewis

    Sun 02 Aug 2020, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    More info

    The course is certificated by ITC First Aid and is in line with HSE requirements. Your certificate should be renewed every three years.



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 08 Sep 2020, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Book here

    This event is for people who are interested in the diploma in Holistic Massage.

    You are invited to come along to our free open evening and find out about the SCMT Holistic Diploma. You will meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.

    There will be opportunity to learn a simple six step hand massage and gather information about the beginners courses if you are completely new to massage. There will also be plenty of information about the Diploma in Holistic Massage. You will leave with all your questions answered so that you can make an informed decision about joining the course in October 2020. Tie a knot around your finger OR put this date in your diary!



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 08 Sep 2020, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    More info

    A free open evening. Come along and find out about the Holistic Diploma meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.



    First Aid with Paul Lewis - Friday

    Fri 25 Sep 2020, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    Book here

    This one day course includes a systematic procedure for dealing with incidents and covers topics such as: unconsciousness, bleeding, and resuscitation procedures.

    The day is very much hands-on and the teaching is practical and interactive. All students are involved in all aspects of the teaching and learning and skills are consolidated through continued practice. Paul makes this serious subject exciting and enjoyable.

    The course is certificated by ITC First Aid and is in line with HSE requirements. Your certificate will need to be renewed every three years.

    NB: The First Aid course is a stand-alone qualification; the assessment of the course is a combination of contact hours and the successful completion of a number of sequential review points. It is essential, therefore, that all students are punctual and attend all the sessions of the day. Lateness may result in a student being turned away. Please take a form of ID (eg.driving licence, passport) to the day.

    Cancellation policy: Please note, once you have made your booking should you need to cancel, a refund will be given minus an admin charge of £15. If your cancellation is received with less than 7 days notice we cannot refund any fees. In the event that SCMT cancels a course an alternative date will be offered. If the alternative date is inconvenient a full refund will be made.



    First Aid with Paul Lewis - Friday

    Fri 25 Sep 2020, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
    More info

    The course is certificated by ITC First Aid and is in line with HSE requirements. Your certificate should be renewed every three years.



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 13 Oct 2020, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Book here

    This event is for people who are interested in the diploma in Holistic Massage.

    You are invited to come along to our free open evening and find out about the SCMT Holistic Diploma. You will meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.

    There will be opportunity to learn a simple six step hand massage and gather information about the beginners courses if you are completely new to massage. There will also be plenty of information about the Diploma in Holistic Massage. You will leave with all your questions answered so that you can make an informed decision about joining the course in 2020. Tie a knot around your finger OR put this date in your diary!



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 13 Oct 2020, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    More info

    A free open evening. Come along and find out about the Holistic Diploma meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 17 Nov 2020, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Book here

    This event is for people who are interested in the diploma in Holistic Massage.

    You are invited to come along to our free open evening and find out about the SCMT Holistic Diploma. You will meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.

    There will be opportunity to learn a simple six step hand massage and gather information about the beginners courses if you are completely new to massage. There will also be plenty of information about the Diploma in Holistic Massage. You will leave with all your questions answered so that you can make an informed decision about joining the course in January 2021. Tie a knot around your finger OR put this date in your diary!



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 17 Nov 2020, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    More info

    A free open evening. Come along and find out about the Holistic Diploma meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 01 Dec 2020, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Book here

    This event is for people who are interested in the diploma in Holistic Massage.

    You are invited to come along to our free open evening and find out about the SCMT Holistic Diploma. You will meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.

    There will be opportunity to learn a simple six step hand massage and gather information about the beginners courses if you are completely new to massage. There will also be plenty of information about the Diploma in Holistic Massage. You will leave with all your questions answered so that you can make an informed decision about joining the course in January 2021. Tie a knot around your finger OR put this date in your diary!



    Free Open Evening & Mini Workshop

    Tue 01 Dec 2020, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    More info

    A free open evening. Come along and find out about the Holistic Diploma meet Vicky Gaughan – Principal of SCMT & Rebecca Shine our Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology lecturer.



    Couples Massage Course

    Sat 05 Dec 2020 - Sun 06 Dec 2020, 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
    Book here

    This two day course, will appeal to couples who are interested in learning some basic massage to give to each other in times of stress and tension. During the course you will learn a relaxation massage, step by step, covering hands, head, face & back with related anatomy.  You will build your confidence and deliver safe massage with your partner.

    Couples of any orientation are welcome.

    Cancellation policy: Please note, once you have made your booking, should you need to cancel, a refund will be given minus an admin charge of £15. If your cancellation is received with less than 7 days notice we cannot refund any fees. In the event that SCMT cancels a course an alternative date will be offered. If the alternative date is inconvenient a full refund will be made.

     



    Couples Massage Course

    Sat 05 Dec 2020 - Sun 06 Dec 2020, 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
    More info

    The sequences taught are the most deeply relaxing and stress busting techniques, providing the receiver with a unique experience of heavenly massage.
    This two day course will appeal to couples who are interested in learning massage to give to each other in times of stress and tension. During the weekend you will learn a relaxation massage, step by step, covering hands, head, face & back with related anatomy. £20 early bird discount (per couple) if paid on or before 5th November 2020. Couples of any orientation are welcome.