Course Content

This course is an excellent treatment and a must for any Therapist offering massage treatments.  For students opting to undertake the NVQ route the course will cover both the use of hot and cold stones to offer clients a spa treatment.  For the fast-track option, the course will only cover hot stone techniques.

 Fast Track

This course is covered over a full day.  As a pre-requisite students must have completed the distance learning Anatomy and Physiology course to enable them to understand the functions of the human body and also Body Massage.


The Academy will provide all resources. 

 Learning Outcomes

  • Client consultation
  • History of Thermal Hot Stone Therapy
  • Benefits of Hot Stone Massage
  • Contra-indications and Contra-actions
  • Theory of Hot and Cold stones
  • Demonstration
  • How the stones can compliment other beauty treatments
  • After care advice

Learning Path

Students successfully completing this course can progress further onto the full NVQ in Body Massage, Diploma in Holistic Therapies and also further their skills in Indian Head Massage, HOPI Ear Candling and many more Holistic Therapies.

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Stone Therapy

This course includes portfolio building, evidence compiling and a written and practical assessment.

The course will cover all aspects of Stone Therapy treatments as listed below. Salma's Beauty Academy offers all the support, advice and tuition needed to successfully complete this module.

Fast Track Hot Stone Therapy

Course Completion

On completion of the course students that pass their assessment will be issued with a certificate which is nationally recognised and insurable by BABTAC (British Association of Beauty & Cosmetology) and The Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists.

NVQ Qualification

This course is currently offered via the NVQ route.


NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Stone Therapy - The one day initial tutorial plus assessments, portfolio building day and home study
Fast Track Hot Stone Therapy - 1 day

£ 499.00 + Vat NVQ level 3 Diploma in Stone Therapy
£ 99.00 + Vat Fast track BABTAC & GUILD Course

NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Stone Therapy
Fast Track Hot Stone Therapy

Salma's Beauty Academy wishes to ensure that all their students leave with a memorable learning experience by providing a comfortable training environment, pleasant team of staff to support their learning needs and light refreshments which will be available to you throughout the day.

Please ensure you read and agree to our Terms and Conditions before enrolling onto any of our courses.

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