Award in Indian Head Massage

indian head massage course

Award in Indian Head Massage

Qualification Levels: CIBTAC Level 3 (MQF Level 4) QAN No. 603/1936/7.

Champissage is better known as Indian Head Massage – an alternative medicine massage. This Head Massage is a holistic treatment that uses acupressure massage on head, face, neck, and shoulders. 

The course consists of 2 modules:

  • T101: Monitor and maintain health and safety in the salon  
  • PA1: Provide Indian head massage

Students attending this qualification will learn about:

Indian Head Massage is a holistic head treatment that uses acupressure massage to release stress that has accumulated in the tissues, muscles, and joints of the face, head, neck, and shoulders. It aims to rebalance your body’s energies.

The client remains fully clothed for the treatment. The therapist uses a range of different movements over the neck, shoulder, and scalp areas. In addition, the therapist will also gently stimulate and stroke pressure points on the face.

Benefits of Indian Head Massage include the relief of stress, tension, anxiety, depression, fatigue, insomnia, headaches, migraines, and sinusitis.

Career Opportunities: 

This course will provide you with additional skills which can be added to your curriculum.

Frequently Asked Questions

3 Months (12 weeks). The hours of total learning are 100.

The lessons are held at the International School of Beauty Therapy, Portobello, Galanton Vassallo Street, Santa Venera, Malta (see map).

Fully face-to-face (Theory and Practice). During COVID lockdown, theory online learning is provided.

English and Maltese (depending on the applicants’ use of languages).

10 UK Credits / 20 ECTS.

A school-leaving certificate and a CIBTAC Certificate. You will then be able to practice as an Indian Head Massage Therapist.

Applicants should be at least 16 years of age. 

Applicants can either call the school on +356 21440424 or +356 79459032 or send an email to the Head of School on

We will gladly set up a meeting to show you around and provide you with any information required.

This course will have ongoing assessments and assignments, and feedback is given throughout the lessons. At the end of the course, you will sit a Practical Examination and a Multiple-Choice Paper.

Questions? Get In Touch With ISBT

International School of Beauty Thereapy

Triq Galanton Vassallo, Santa Venera, MALTA.

+356 2144 0424 // +356 79217171


Opening Hours: 8am to 5pm (Monday to Friday)

Questions? Get in touch with the International School of Beauty Therapy using the links below:

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