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First CIDESCO beauty training school in Jamaica providing students in their pursuit of excellence in the industry with quality standards in training.

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Swedish Massage & Spa Therapy

Swedish Massage & Spa Therapy

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Course Overview


To prepare students to meet National and International standard requirements in becoming certified and licensed Massage and Spa Therapist. The program exceeds the requirements established by the National Council on Technical and Vocational Education and Training to successfully prepare the graduate for successful employment and/or self-employment in the Beauty Therapy industry.

Course Units



  • Apply Body Scrub CSBMTH0043A
  • Apply Hydrotherapy CSBMTH0053A
  • Apply Stone massage CSBMTH0063A
  • Provide deep tissue massage CSBMTH0024A
  • Provide Paraffin wax treatment CSBMTH003A



  • Maintain a safe, clean and efficient work environment CSBCOR0011A
  • Prepare clients for therapeutic service CSBMTH0011A
  • Plan and organize work CSBCOR0021A
  • Receive and direct clients CSBCOS0002A
  • Deliver quality service to customer CSBCOR0041A
  • Plan and organize work CSBCOR0021A
  • Perform interactive workplace communication CSBCOR0001A
  • Apply knowledge of anatomy and physiology to beautytherapy treatments CSBBTH0043A
  • Provide Swedish massage CSBBTH63A
  • Maintain Customer Relations CSBCOR0003A
  • Perform full body massage CSBBTH0063A
  • Introduction to aromatherapy CSBBTH0063A
  • Provide aromatherapy massage CSBBTH0063A
  • Perform Swedish Massage with aromatic oils CSBBTH0063A

Course Details


Class Days: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Course Hours: Course duration is 12 weeks.

Course Cost: Course cost is $180,000 JMD

Course Dates


Our next start dates are:

January 09, 2024 to March 26, 2024

April 02, 2024 to June 18, 2024

June 25, 2024 to September 10, 2024

September 17, 2024 to December 03, 2024


*Start dates may change throughout the year. Please confirm with our office.



The units outlined in this course are NCTVET curriculum based units. Upon completion of this course, The Face Place Institute certificate is awarded. The Face Place certification are clustered units from the NVQJ qualification plan.

Supply List


1. Massage Oil
2. Essential Oils
3. 2 White twin size flat sheet
4. 2 Large White Bath Towels
5. 1 Small White Face Towel
6. 1 Roll Hand Towel
7. Alcohol
8. Spray bottle
9. Applicator Bottle
10. Hand Sanitizer
11. Theory & Practice of Therapeutic Massage by Mark F Beck