beauty therapy college Body Electrics Diploma

C.I.B.T.A.C Qualification

Body Electrical Treatments Course
(Students must have already obtained a recognised qualification in Anatomy, Physiology & Body Massage). 

This course provides the body masseuse/ part time student with an opportunity to qualify as a body therapist through the practical use of body electrical treatments. This widens your scope of employment with a salon and spa. 

Aim of Course

To enable you as a massage therapist to expand your skills to include body contouring treatments to the highest clinical standards. This course is run 1.5 days per week from 13th of March until Mid-June 2018


A detailed study of the practical and theoretical use of four key body contouring/toning machines.

  • NMES/Faradic – for reducing inches and toning and strengthening the body’s muscles
  • G5 – Gyratory Massager – for deeper more penetrative massage to alliviate tension and also to break down pockets of stubborn fat and cellulite
  • Vacuum Suction – for eliminating excess fluids and breaking down soft fat and draining away toxins for filtration
  • Body Galvanic- for deeply penetrating active products into the skin to break down cellulite through a stimulating diuretic action

The Treatments

  • Client consultation with detailed body analysis and diagnosis of key issues
  • Postural checks/BMI/measurements
  • Practice of all four machines on all body areas
  • Pre heat methods
  • Underpinning knowledge of the anatomy & physiology of the body
  • Care and maintenance of equipment
  • After care and advice for clients
  • Creation of customised treatment plans
  • Contra-indications to treatment
  • Skin Care


  • Direct and high frequency currents
  • Electrical components e.g. fuse, capacitor etc.
  • Safety precautions when using electrical equipment
  • The atom
  • Care and maintenance of appliance
  • Conductors and insulators


  • Hygienic practices
  • Machine preparation and hygienic storage of materials