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Spa Management

What is Spa Management?

Spa management is the concept of gaining expertise in spa treatments and knowing how to run a spa. Spa management courses and training programs are usually offered through a degree or certificate programs in hospitality, spa management, or resort management. 

The rapid development of the new day and resort spas has caused a sensation in recent years. Few spa directors balance the needs of owners, therapists, and clients.

What do Spa Managers do?

  • Spa managers supervise all operations of beauty, health and wellness pools. They manage staff, facilities, budgets, and marketing and advertising campaigns

  • They interact with customers to solve problems and ensure satisfaction

It is important to develop a well thought out sales and marketing plan for spas to attract guests. It can be key whether the spa is profitable or not. Without a specific plan to promote hotel guests and without a separate plan to promote outside sales, the spa will not profit.

What is the Admission and Eligibility Criteria?

There is no pre-requisite educational qualification to do this course as such as it is more of vocational training. The only criteria that most colleges demand are passion and patience to learn it.

Top colleges offering this course 

  • Ananda Spa Institute, Hyderabad offers diploma courses in ASI Spa, Ayurvedic Spa Therapies and Ayurvedic Foundation 

  • Orient Spa Academy(Rajasthan and Ahmedabad) offers diploma courses in Spa Therapies, Ayurvedic Therapies and Aesthetics Treatment; certificate courses in      Holistic Therapies and Spa Management

  • Ispaa International Spa Academy offers a diploma in Spa Management

  • IISRM (Indian Institute of Spa Research and Management)

  • Global academy of professional studies, Chandigarh

What are the skills required?

  • Personal and professional strength

  • Not afraid of long hours and hard work

  • Relaxed and serene approach

  • Good Sales skills

  • Expense and Organisation Management

  • Realist

What is the Scope of Spa Management?

There is various scope in spa management. What follows below are the few career options which you can take.

  • General spa manager 

  • Spa designer 

  • Menu planner 

  • Personal services consultant 

  • Spa marketing manager 

How much can you expect to earn?

Average Salary in India: Rs 283,800/year

Who are the top recruiters?

  • Jiva Spa, Vivanta By Taj, Bekal

  • Kairali Ayurvedic Healing Village Health Resort, Palakkad, Kerala

  • Golden Palms Hotels & Spa, Bangalore

  • Maya Spa, Kumarakom, Kerala

  • Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Mumbai

  • Mayfair Pevonia Spa, Mayfair Hotels & Resorts, Gangtok

  • Kaya Kalp – the Royal Spa, ITC Mughal, Agra

  • Angsana Oasis Spa & Resort, Bangalore

Interesting Facts

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