Relaxation Massage 101 Beginner Program

Class Dates

(Deposit of $400.00 is required at registration)


Massage is defined as the manual manipulation of soft body tissues to enhance health and well being. It offers the benefits such as

pain relief, reduced anxiety and depression, temporary reduction in blood pressure and heart rate, as well as improved sleep and overall relaxation. This course presents the proper techniques to perform a relaxation massage. Students will be shown a variety of different techniques in order to perfect the practice of relaxation massage. This course does not cover therapeutic massage.


Relaxation Massage 101 Course Schedule:


Day 1: Introduction: Basic Massage

Class: 9:30AM – 4:30PM (lunch 12:00 - 1:00)

Theory and demo: 9:30 – 2:45 (Pen/ highlighter required)

Model #2 required 3:00 - 4:30



Day 2: Hot Stone Massage

Class: 9:30AM – 4:30PM (lunch 12:00 - 1:00)

Theory and demo: 9:30 – 2:45

Model #3 required: 3:00 – 4:30



Day 3: Exam Day

Class: 9:30AM – 4:30PM (lunch 12:00 -1:00)

Written Exam: 9:30 – 12:00

Practical Exam: Model #3 required 1:00 –2:30


Massage Course Content:

Client consultation


Anatomy and physiology

Massage procedures and techniques

Hot stone massage


And more!


Massage Kit includes:

Variety of oils

Sanitation products

Hot stone set

...and more!




Models are absolutely necessary. You must also complete 6 relaxation massage on models at home.


Models must not have any of the following contraindications:      

  • High blood pressure
  • Diabetes
  • Pregnancy
  • Using Retin-A or other skin medications
  • Using antibiotics (i.e. Acutane)
  • Had surgery within the last year (on any part of face)
  • Sunburnt skin or after waxing
  • Cancer
  • Varicose veins















    * This class requires the Milady Esthetics V11 manual. This is available for purchase at Can-West for $239.


    PRIVATE CLASSES: This class is available as a private 1 on 1 class. Ask for details and pricing.