QF_Spa Therapy_CTS_NSQF-4.pdf

Spa Therapy (CTS)

  • Job DescriptionSpa Therapy administers a range of treatments to clients at salons, massage and other therapies for any imbalances that are present, teaches Yoga and meditation technique for fitness and personal health in both body and mind.
  • CodeDGT/1092
  • SectorBeauty & Wellness
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours2080
  • Accrediting BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Certifying BodiesDirectorate General of Training (DGT)
  • Proposed Occupation

    Spa Therapy has a wide scope of Employability ranging from self-employment, contractual employment to Industrial jobs. On successful completion of this course, the candidates shall be gainfully employed in the industries for following occupations:

    • Masseur
    • Sports Masseur
  • International Comparability

    1.  Existence of any official document suggesting the comparability of the qualification with the qualifications in other countries is not known.

    2.  However, ITI passed out trainees are getting employment in many Gulf countries, European countries, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore etc

  • Progression Pathway
    • Can join masseur/ Spa therapist
    • Senior Spa therapist
    • Centre head
    • Senior centre head
    • Spa trainer
    • Spa consultant
  • Planned arrangements for RPL

    1.  At present the students who have passed 10th class with minimum 3 years’ experience in relevant field can appear for NCVT theory and practical semester examination directly.

    2.  The students who have passed SCVT examination in ‘Spa Therapy’ trade can also appear for the NCVT Examination in the relevant semester and Trade directly.

  • Qualification File QF_Spa Therapy_CTS_NSQF-4.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Estimated size (Hours) Level
    Apply safe working practices. 40 4
    Comply with environment regulation and housekeeping 80 4
    Develop personality and behavioural skills to take SPA as a career goal 80 4
    Identify and mark different body parts, joints, muscles and bones of human body for spa therapy 80 4
    Carry out holistic massages. Perform techniques of applying various forms of hydrotherapy related to all modalities. 40 4
    Carry out skin diagnosis using mapping techniques and techniques to suit your client’s requirements. 40 4
    Identify the body layers and their relation to function and properties, determine depth of pressure 40 4
    Rely on the reflexes map of the feet and hands to all the internal organs and other human body parts 40 4
    Perform various full body scrub and wraps with its benefits. 80 4
    Identify, select and apply the Spa product and sales according to skin type. 40 4
    Develop skill dealing with different SPA therapies. 80 4
    Develop skill on IT literacy. 120 4
    Develop the skill of Yoga 40 4
    Develop the skill of Aayurveda and full body shiro abhiyangam massage in case of product handling, dispensing and energetic release. 80 4
    Identify, select and apply various essential oils and career oils and blends of oil in Spa therapy. 80 4
    Locate the energetic lines of the feet, legs, hips, back, shoulders, neck, head and face. 80 4
    Develop and apply the skill on stone therapy. 40 4
    Develop and apply the skill on Shirodhara Massage 80 4
    Develop and apply the skill on Potli Massage. 80 4
    Carry out facial treatment for dry and oily skin. 80 4
    Develop and apply the skill on Udwartanam Massage. 80 4
    Develop and apply the skill on Pizhichil Massage 80 4
    Develop and apply the skill on Kizhi massage. 80 4
    Revision, Project work and Examination 80 4
    Total 480 4
    2080