The CIDESCO Diploma in Holistic Massage provides learners with the knowledge, skills and understanding to carry out Holistic Massage Therapy treatments. The CIDESCO Diploma in Holistic Massage course is a practical and knowledge-based qualification. The purpose of the qualification it to provide recognition and certification for those individuals who want to develop their skills and knowledge as a practitioner specialising in Holistic Massage Therapy. The course is suitable for those who are new to Holistic Massage Therapy treatments, as well as for experienced practitioners looking to achieve a professionally recognised qualification in this specialism.

The following highlights the major subjects covered within the academic year.

Natural Sciences (Applied Chemistry & Physics)
Anatomy and Physiology
Skin Dermatology
Hygiene and First Aid
Nutrition and Diet
Professional Ethics
Commercial Business Studies and Retail
Body Therapy Treatments
Swedish Massage
Projects/Case Studies
Kit fees include Manuals, Equipment, Uniform, and Disposables. Optional textbooks available to purchase.
Excludes international exam fees.
*Deposit is allocated to Kit and Course Fee



Diploma in Holistic Massage

Course Price
Deposit R5 000* | Course Fee R35 000 | Kit Fee R9 500
Course Outcome
CIDESCO Diploma in Holistic Massage
Course Duration
1 Year Full-Time
Admission Requirements
National Senior Certificate (NSC)