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The therapists at The Spa at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island go through a rigorous training regimen to ensure that they can perform at the high level a Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star spa demands. To apply, therapists must have at least two years prior experience, as well as standard state and national certification. For the first few days, each therapist is required to go through an intensive orientation to the hotel and spa where the philosophies of each are explained and demonstrated. Therapists at the luxury Kiawah Island spa are also expected to learn key phrases that communicate the spa’s goals of health and wellness for every customer. Within two weeks, therapists are required to have performed all treatments effectively and to have thorough knowledge about each service. The Spa at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island also performs regular evaluations to ensure that each therapist is performing at a high level for every client; that way, when you book a treatment, you can be assured to get the same level of Five-Star service, with no qualms about who your therapist is.