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Europass certificate supplement (*)

1. TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE (1)

Massöör I

(1) in the original language

2. TRANSLATED TITLE OF THE CERTIFICATE (1)

Masseur/masseuse I

(1) if applicable. This translation has no legal status.

3. PROFILE OF SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

A holder of the masseur level I professional certificate:
- prepares the workplace and works in a clean, sufficiently illuminated and suitable warm or cool, well ventilated room that creates a pleasant and safe feeling to the person massaged;
- is ready to serve, has proper appearance and good communication skills;
- is familiar with the legislation pertaining to the profession;
- is familiar with professional terminology, including terms in Latin;
- is familiar with human anatomy and physiology;
- is familiar with the main symptoms of illnesses, their causes and contingency massage-related risk factors;
- is familiar with the foundations of kinesiology;
- is familiar with medical preparations and oils;
- is able to obtain the case history of the patient/customer;
- is able to establish contact with the person massaged;
- follows occupational health and safety requirements;
- is able to assess the musculoskeletal system condition of the patient/customer;
- is familiar with the foundations, techniques and impact of classical massage and is able to perform classical massage;
- is able to use main, auxiliary and technical appliances at work;
- has command of the basic techniques of classical massage;
- is familiar with the philosophy of oriental massage and has command of basic oriental massage techniques;
- has command of the basic lymphatic massage techniques;
- follows the professional code of ethics;
- is able to provide first aid.

 

4. RANGE OF OCCUPATIONS ACCESSIBLE TO THE HOLDER OF THE CERTIFICATE (1)

Masseurs/masseuses may work as private entrepreneurs or be employed in the social, sports or health care sector, including spas and customer/patients homes.

(1) If applicable

5. OFFICIAL BASIS OF THE CERTIFICATE
Name and status of the body awarding the certificate

The occupational certificate that has been issued by the professional council that operates under the activity license issued by a Awarding Body

Name and status of the national/regional authority providing accreditation/recognition of the certificate

Sector Skills Council approved by a Regulation of the Government of the Republic

Level of the certificate (national or international)

Estonian Occupational Qualifications System, level I

Grading scale / Pass requirements

Attestation of the professional skills of masseur/masseuse level I requires passing of a professional examination, including a theoretical knowledge test and a practical assignment.

Access to next level of education/training

Masseur/masseuse level II

International agreements

Legal basis
Occupational Qualifications Act (RT I 2008, 24, 156; 01.09.2008)

6. OFFICIALLY RECOGNISED WAYS OF ACQUIRING THE CERTIFICATE

In order to obtain a occupational certificate, the applicant has to prove all his/her competencies required by the occupational standard and by the procedure for awarding of occupational qualification established by the body awarding the occupational qualification.

More information (including a description of the national qualifications system) available at:
www.kutsekoda.ee


(*) Explanatory note
This document is designed to provide additional information about the specified certificate and does not have any legal status in itself. The format of the description is based on the following texts: Council Resolution 93/C 49/01 of 3 December 1992 on the transparency of qualifications, Council Resolution 96/C 224/04 of 15 July 1996 on the transparency of vocational training certificates, and Recommendation 2001/613/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 10 July 2001 on mobility within the Community for students, persons undergoing training, volunteers, teachers and trainers.
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