Oncology Massage Practitioner Five Day Course

PLEASE NOTE WE ARE PURELY BOOKING AGENT FOR THIS COURSE

- THIS IS NOT A ZEN TRANQUILITY COURSE

Cost: -   £295.00  (Booking Fee of £75.00 required to confirm booking)

Certifications/Qualifications Attained:  This course is in association with Energise Therapy Training and you receive an accredited/recognised diploma - Insurable allowing you to gain insurance and use the therapy with the general public and charge

Insurance:  This course is validated and accredited by ThinkTree and is fully insurable allowing you to gain insurance and use therapy with the general public and charge.

Pre-Requisite:    Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology and Full Body Massage qualification are required

Kit:   N/A

Training Dates/Venues:  Details at bottom of this Course Page

MODEL MAY BE REQUIRED:If more than one student is booked onto the course then students will be practising on each other - NOTE: if no other students book onto the course then the course will run as 1-2-1 training on a model which you will need to bring with you to practise on.


WHAT IS AN ONCOLOGY MASSAGE TREATMENT?

Oncology massage is a supportive therapy that can help cancer patients manage their symptoms and side effects before, during, and after treatment. It also enhances comfort and helps ease the anxiety and depression associated with cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Course Content & Learning Outcomes

This course covers knowledge of cancer, how it grows, types of cancer, staging and treatment and side effects .

There are additional hygiene and health and safety considerations for clients living with cancer, and they are covered here along with consultation techniques specific to the disease.

Candidates will learn about medical devices commonly used in cancer treatment and how to adapt positioning, technique and protocol to accommodate these .

There is a course section on the emotional impact of a cancer diagnosis , which highlights the need for compassionate practice , and a protocol for cancer massage


COURSE STRUCTURE

  • Home Study (Three day online learning hours)
  • One Day Practical - One Day Assessment following online theory Exam
  • 6 case studies (2 People x 3 times or 3 People x 2 times)

Awarding Body: ThinkTree (2 Cpd Points)

TRAINING DATES:  Training dates are booked by individual arrangement at each training venue - please complete the online Course Date Form advising which venue and what month you are looking to do the course (a list of training dates will then be sent to you and you pick the most convenient date for you)

Venues:
This course is available at:

  • Essex/Suffolk
  • Kent
  • Hertfordshire
  • Norfolk
  • Scotland

 

Please read Terms and Conditions before booking or paying for this course

 

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