Amethyst Specialist Cancer Massage Refresher E-Learning Course

Course Outline

This FHT approved course is a specially designed online training course for Amethyst graduates who have completed the face-to-face Amethyst Specialist Cancer Massage training course. Covering up to date theory and practical considerations of offering massage therapies to clients who have either experienced or are in treatment for cancer and is aligned with the SATCC Standard.

This course will cover:

  • Review of medical treatments and side effects

  • Massage considerations and adaptations 

  • Working in alignment with the SATCC Standard

  • Clients’ questions and concerns when making bookings

  • Up dates on the contraindications

  • Skin care products and ingredients

  • Adapting massage techniques regarding short and long-term side effects

  • Lymphatic Wake-Up and Simple Lymphatic Drainage (SLD) techniques

  • Review your aftercare knowledge

  • Resilience‍ for both yourself and your clients

Assessment Methods

There are three online Units that make up this course, each containing a variety of Topics, each Topic has a series of recap Quizzes to help consolidate your learning and remember the information as you go. Each Unit has a final Assessment which has a qualifying pass rate of 80%.

Pre-Requisite Requirements

Amethyst Specialist Cancer Massage Certificate or equivalent*.
Qualification certificates must be shown on enrolment.
*If you are not sure that you have the necessary pre requisite then please contact for confirmation.


Online home study takes 6-8 hours and can be studied at your leisure. From enrolment you will have 2 months to complete the course.


Online enrolment and certification:

  • Individual therapist £99

Terms and conditions apply.


On receipt of payment we will confirm your Amethyst Trust graduate status and enrol you within 24 hours. An email link will be sent direct to your inbox for you to complete your course.

To enquire please contact