Yoga Therapy (Stage 3)

Practitioner level 3

By successfully completing this course, you will:

  • Gain skills and knowledge to practice Yoga Therapy
  • Be awarded the professional BSY Diploma
  • Become a Registered BSY Yoga Therapy Stage 3 Practitioner

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement from our friendly tutors. A 1 day practical workshop is available for students with no prior massage experience.

Course overview

We begin this level with the study of digestion and nutrition, written by Rosalind Sinnett SRN. We move on to first aid and hygiene and then study further therapeutic treatments using basic shiatsu and remedial massage. The course continues with study of cellular dynamics, response mechanisms, neurology and reflex action. The studies also involve control techniques and treatments for common conditions.


  • Lesson One
    • Nutrition
      • Digestion
      • Metabolism of Proteins
      • Metabolism of Fats
      • Metabolism of Carbohydrates
      • Glossary of Useful Terms
  • Lesson Two
    • Nutrition (Continued)
      • Vitamins
      • Water
      • A Balanced Diet
      • Obesity
      • Weight Loss
  • Lesson Three
    • First Aid
      • First Aid Kit (First Aid Cabinet)
      • Treatment Guidelines
      • Common Problems
  • Lesson Four
    • Shiatsu
      • Meridians
      • Tsubos
      • Digital Pressure
      • Treatment
  • Lesson Five
    • Shiatsu (Continued)
      • Tsubos of the Yang Meridians
      • Tsubos of the Yin Meridians
  • Lesson Six
    • Hygiene
      • Personal
      • General
  • Lesson Seven
    • Hygiene (Continued)
      • Treatment Room
  • Lesson Eight
    • Cellular Dynamics
      • Holistic Therapy
      • Cellular Intelligence and Behaviour
      • Sensory and Cellular Interaction
  • Lesson Nine
    • Cellular Dynamics (Continued)
      • Communication
      • Situations
      • Control Techniques
    • Self-treatment
  • Lesson Ten
    • Cellular Dynamics (Continued)
      • Communication (Continued)
      • Types of Communication
      • Recommended Treatment for Common Conditions
      • Response Mechanisms
  • Lesson Eleven
    • Cellular Dynamics (Continued)
      • Alternative Communication
      • Treatment Techniques
  • Lesson Twelve
    • Cellular Dynamics (Continued)
    • Treatment Techniques (Continued)
      • Subconsciousising
      • Pretence
  • Lesson Thirteen
    • Cellular Dynamics (Continued)
      • Summary
      • Communication
  • Lesson Fourteen
    • Remedial Massage
      • Neurology
      • Cutaneous Innervation
      • Sensation
      • Reflex Action
      • Autonomic Nervous System
      • Application
      • Dealing with Tension
      • Dealing with Frustration, Depression, Anxiety etc.
      • Physical Applications
      • Kenbiki

Practical training

1 day Practical Training is available for students with no prior massage experience. Practical workshops can be held in various locations around the UK and are available for an additional £75 per day. Your practical training is a valuable opportunity to learn directly from an experienced practical training tutor with specialist skills.