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The Oasis Training Academy – Setting New Industry Standards Across the Caribbean with it’s Holistic, Health and Beauty Therapist Training Course

The BodyHoliday at Le Sport, home to the award winning Oasis, the world-renowned center of Health & Wellbeing breaks newground with its Holistic Health and Beauty Therapist Training Course.

A Property of SunSwept Resorts, The BodyHoliday is very pleased to be associated with this program that directly impacts the skills set of industry professionals. We are dedicated to Education. As members of the Caribbean Hotel Association and as fore-runners in the Spa industry, our audience tells us that we are undisputed leaders in the field. Therefore, we take pride in knowing that our standards of professionalism and commitment are valued throughout the community and around the world. We offer students the opportunity to share in this success. Successful candidates are awarded with the SunSwept Resorts Certification.

The course is lead by a University Lecturer and training instructor and is developed from an internationally recognized Syllabus in Holistic Health & Beauty Therapy including the leading Spa product Elemis. Our dynamic international team leads the health & well-being destination resort industry by offering world-class education in skin histology and theory, hands-on treatment techniques and theory, professional etiquette and ethics, guest care and sales skills. The following modules enable our students to consistently achieve and accomplish their personal best for maximum success.

Module 1: Anatomy, Physiology and Massage

Mdule 2: Aesthetics

Module 3: Specialised Signature treatments

Module 4: Product knowledge and Retail Skills

Module 5: Consultations and Contra-Indications

Module 6: Guest care and relations

A minimum of 3 Caribbean Examination Board Council qualifications or equivalent is required for entry into the Holistic Health & Beauty Therapy program. These qualifications should be in English, Mathematics and one other subject and should be at a Grade 3 or higher.

This intensive 14-week program incorporates Swedish Massage, Anatomy and Physiology, Aesthetics, Hydrotherapy/Thalassotherapy, Customer care and retailing skills, Health and Safety, Hygiene and Specialised products and skills. Assessment is continuous throughout the course and includes a series of assignments, projects and short question papers to monitor progress and achievement. Homework and home study completion is also essential to achieve the final certification.

The Oasis at The BodyHoliday congratulates the first group of students to graduate from the 2006 program as SunSwept Certified Holistic Health & Beauty Therapists, under the guidance of Training Manager Tracey Fletcher.

The course is offered Monday to Friday from 9 – 6pm at the Oasis Training Centre at The BodyHoliday.