Cupping Massage Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the realm of therapeutic tranquility with our exclusive Cupping Massage Course.

Tailored for both massage professionals, this comprehensive program invites you to uncover the ancient art of Cupping Massage. A practice steeped in history, cupping involves the strategic placement of suction cups on the body, harnessing the power of negative pressure to enhance relaxation, alleviate muscle tension, and promote overall well-being.

Please note this course will cover suction cupping, not wet or fire cupping.


Mastering Cupping Massage Techniques with Expert Guidance


About The Cupping Massage Course

Cost  £245

Duration  10am – 4pm

Dates March 5th

Prerequisites  Level 3 VTCT/ITEC or equivalent including Anatomy & Physiology. If in any doubt, please contact us.

More About The Cupping Massage Course


You will carry out a back neck and shoulder routine at the end of the course, which will be assessed by your tutor. On successful completion of this, your Cupping Massage course certificate will be awarded to you.


Accreditation & Insurance

You will be covered by student insurance for training on-site, but please check with your insurers that they will cover this Cupping Massage course on your policy.


The Benefits Of Cupping Massage For Your Clients

Profound Relaxation: Immerse your clients in a state of profound relaxation as strategically placed suction cups create a unique massage experience, fostering a deep sense of calm and tranquility.

Muscle Tension Alleviation: Target and release muscle tension with precision as cupping massage offers relief from knots and tightness, allowing for a more thorough and lasting relaxation experience.

Enhanced Circulation: Stimulate blood flow and improve circulation, providing clients with a heightened sense of vitality and contributing to better overall health.

Stress Dissipation: Indulge in deep stress relief as cupping massage techniques release tension stored in the muscles, contributing to mental well-being and relaxation.

Gentle Detoxification: Experience the gentle detoxifying effects of cupping, helping the body eliminate impurities and leaving clients feeling refreshed and revitalised.

Holistic Wellness: Cupping massage goes beyond the physical, contributing to overall well-being by offering a unique approach to relaxation and rejuvenation.




What You Will Learn

You will be practicing on each other during the course, so you will be able to experience the techniques and pressure.

– The theory and history of Cupping Massage

– Benefits and effects

– Contraindications and contra-actions

– Health and safety

– Step by step treatment for a back, neck and shoulder routine

– How to shorten and lengthen a routine to benefit your client

– How to market Cupping Massage


What You Will Need To Bring On The Day


  • Pen and notebook 
  • Laptop or iPad
  • Phone (on silent during teaching hours)


  • To wear loose, comfortable clothing
  • Flat, closed toe shoes
  • Short, clean nails
  • Long hair tied back 


  • Snacks and lunch (the training studio is in the town centre so there are plenty of options)

What Is Provided On Your Cupping Massage Course

Your course cost covers everything you need on the day, including;


  • Full comprehensive training manual
  • Fully equipped training room with everything you need to carry out a complete treatment
  • Details of where to purchase equipment you may need
  • Water and hot drinks throughout the day
  • Spa headband

Schedule Of The Day

9.45am Arrive for refreshments

10am Introductions // course overview

10.10am Course theory // health & safety

11.10am Refreshment break

11.20pm Hands on practical work (with on one another or on model)

12.30pm Lunch

1pm Practical training

3.15pm Marketing // Q&A

4pm Goodbyes

Optional 60 minute post-class 1-on-1 coaching session (these are limited so please email for details and booking.)

On-Going Support

Feeling supported is imperitive to us. On completion of your Hot Stone Massage course, on-going support will be offered to you via email and WhatsApp.

You will always be encouraged to make connections with other students, who can offer friendship and community to you throughout your career.

Why Choose Us?

Choosing The National Massage Academy means selecting a partner who is not only experienced and knowledgeable but also deeply committed to your well-being and growth as a professional massage therapist.

Our approach is rooted in genuine care and personalised attention, ensuring that every student receives the highest standard of service.

Contact Us

7 + 4 =