Baby massage instructor accredited course


Course available at the venues below:

Bideford, Devon


Course Dates:

November 2019 – Tues 5th

Calne, Wiltshire Please ask for available dates
Torquay, Devon Please ask for available dates
Walton-on-Naze, Essex Please ask for available dates



Baby massage instructor accredited training course

Baby massage instructor

Baby massage instructor


This course in baby massage instruction will provide you with the knowledge required to teach baby massage to parents and guardians for use on their own children using a demonstration doll.

An important part of this service is to facilitate and encourage bonding between the child and parent / guardian.  Massage also has a soothing and reassuring effect on babies and young children.  You will also gain knowledge of anatomy, physiology, listening skills & health & safety.

Baby Massage Instructor Accredited Diploma

Pre-requisites (entry level):

A massage qualification or some relevant childcare / midwife qualifications may be sufficient pre-requisites, however, you will need to clarify this with your insurers before enrolling.

Course format:

1 day practical + home study + case studies.

Training material is accessed through our online portal

Course content:

  • Baby massage instructor
  • Health & safety for therapists online course – FREE
  • Listening skills for therapists online course – FREE
  • Anatomy & Physiology online course – FREE


1 practical session


The home study can be started at anytime prior to the course date, all training material is emailed to you once booking has been made for you to study, please ask for available course dates.

Model Required?:

Group Training = You are required to bring a baby massage doll along to the training

One to one training = You are required to bring a baby massage doll along to the training

Case studies = Yes, you are required to instruct, using a baby massage doll,  to a parent / carer whilst they are carrying out the routine on their baby / infant for each case study.

Case studies:

You are required to complete 3 treatments as case studies.

Accreditation body:

The Complementary Medical Association, Associated Beauty Therapists, IICT

An accredited certificate emailed to you on successful completion of the course.

Career Opportunities:

Self-Employed baby massage instructor working from home, salon, Spa or Mobile on a one to one basis or for group baby massage clinics.

Additional Costs:

You will need to purchase your own products and equipment in order to carry out your case studies and practice your skills, i.e. a baby massage doll.

We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied here:



Qualification gained:

Baby Massage Instructor Diploma


Please check your insurance companies requirements before enrolling on this course? (It is the students responsibility to check coverage with their insurers BEFORE enrolling on this course)

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