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This one day deep tissue massage course is suitable for both newly qualified Level 3 massage therapists or experienced masseurs looking to expand their current skill set. This course will teach you many popular techniques that you can use with your clients and make you stand out from other therapists.


  • Course
  • Accreditation &
    Entry Requirements
  • Cost includes
  • Exams
  • Progression

Course Content:


  • Introduction to Advance Deep Tissue massage
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Massage movements using forearm, knuckles and elbow as applicators
  • Adapting massage treatments to suit client needs
  • Contraindications
  • Client consultation
  • Health and safety
  • How to help minimize effort from therapist while increasing pressure for client
  • Practice deep tissue massage routine
  • Practice Deep tissue massage routine
  • Contractions
  • Home-care and aftercare advice


Duration: 1 Day


At Affable Therapy Training, we understand the need to conduct classes in small groups.  We also understand that learners learn differently therefore course material is delivered in various ways, e.g. Power Point  presentation, group work, detailed course manual with diagrams, other activities to keep learners engaged throughout the day.  Our teachers are qualified and have years of experience in their chosen field. They bring their knowledge and passion to the class to inspire and encourage the learners. Lessons are carefully planned around learner needs making our courses very effective.

To do this course you will need to already have a level 3 Massage qualification.


  • Learners need to have a good understanding of written and spoken English
  • Enthusiasm to learn
  • One day tutor led practice
  • Detailed Course Manual with diagrams
  • Course Certificate
  • Friendly and safe learning environment

Please bring your own towels - two bath towels and 4 hand  towels

There is no exam for this course. The assessment is done on tutor observation. Upon successful completion you will receive your certificate at the end of the course.

Once you acquire the qualification of deep tissue massage, you can choose to enroll for further studies and offer this treatment as a mobile therapist or on your own salon.

Massage Diploma NVQ Level 3, VTCT


William Brown

A perfect place to study and learn!
04/02/2015 02:00:44

Noah Johnson

Brilliant classes and excellent staff! I pursued diploma in deep tissue massage course and now I am confident about starting my career in the beauty industry.
24/09/2014 02:21:08


I liked the new manoeuvers that I learnt and the tutors were very friendly
25/07/2014 09:59:36


I really enjoyed the course I have been coming to Affable Therapy for a while now and wanted to enhance my skills and increase my portfolio
25/07/2014 09:57:59


I enjoyed the practical and the size of the group
25/07/2014 09:55:34


The course manuals were very useful and I have learnt a lot from Affable Therapy
25/07/2014 09:54:11


I liked that the classes where small so I got more hands on training and the skills that I had learnt will help me in the future
25/07/2014 07:51:39

Magali Merlo

I really enjoyed the course and would recommend it. The information was explained very clearly and the tutor identified points to remember. I enjoyed the practical the most.
25/07/2014 06:45:32


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