Pregnancy Massage Course

Explore the realm of therapeutic care with our dedicated Pregnancy Massage Course, designed for professional massage therapists.

Delve into the intricacies of pregnancy massage to gain a deep understanding and mastery of techniques that provide nurturing support and enhance overall well-being for expectant mothers.

You will be guided through the unique landscape of pregnancy anatomy, helping you perfect the art of gentle touch.

Elevate your massage therapy expertise, uncover the specialised secrets of pregnancy massage, and leave your most precious clients feeling not just relaxed but truly nurtured and rejuvenated.

Discover the Art of Nurturing Care with this Pregnancy Massage Course


About The Pregnancy Massage Course

Cost  £245

Duration  10am – 4pm

Dates February 8th, March 14th, April 22nd

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

More About The Pregnancy Massage Course


You will carry out a full body routine at the end of the course, which will be assessed by your tutor. On successful completion of this, your Pregnancy Massage course certificate will be awarded to you.


Accredation & Insurance

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


The Benefits Of Pregnancy Massage For Your Clients

Tailored Comfort: Experience unparalleled comfort and relief as pregnancy massage addresses the unique needs and discomforts associated with pregnancy.

Stress Reduction: Indulge in profound relaxation and stress relief as gentle techniques specific to pregnancy massage alleviate tension and promote a sense of calm.

Improved Sleep Quality: Enhance sleep patterns and overall well-being as pregnancy massage contributes to better relaxation and reduced pregnancy-related discomfort.

Reduced Swelling: Alleviate swelling in joints and extremities through specialised techniques designed to improve circulation and fluid retention.

Bonding Experience: Pregnancy massage fosters a connection between mother and baby, enhancing the overall emotional well-being during this special time.

Emotional Support: Receive compassionate emotional support as skilled therapists create a nurturing environment, contributing to a positive and uplifting experience.

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.

Please note that you will not learn to massage the abdomen, as most insurance companies will not cover you.

– The theory of Pregnancy Massage

– Benefits and effects

– Contraindications and contra-actions

– Health and safety

– Step by step treatment for a full body routine

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

– How to market Pregnancy 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 Pregnancy 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.

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