SHBBSPA003 - Provide stone therapy massages
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide full body massages with hot and cold stones.
It requires the ability to establish priorities with clients, and synthesise knowledge of anatomy and physiology, skin science and lifestyle factors to select pre-heated stones, design massage and provide the treatment. Stone massage therapy can be an individual treatment or form part of a series of treatments.
This unit applies to beauty and spa therapists who work in day, destination and resort spas and beauty salons. In this environment they work in a team but are responsible for individual client recommendations and treatment.
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.