WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
Aromatherapy treatments benefit both the body and mind of your clients. This treatment combines soothing massage with essential oils to refresh the skin's natural balance. This course will appeal to both holistic therapists and anyone interested in complimentary and natural medicines. The benefits of Aromatherapy Massage are increasing in popularity, take advantage of this exciting massage treatment. On our Pre Blended Course the oils have already been blended for you.
The following modules will be covered in the course:
HEALTH & SAFETY
Ensure your own actions reduce risks to health and safety is a fundamental part of the course ensuring that you understand all aspects in relation to the work place. The theory is covered in a home study pack whilst the practice element is maintain throughout the course.
PRINCIPALS & PRACTICES OF COMPLIMENTARY THERAPIES
This is the study of key historical factors and theoretical background for complimentary therapies. Knowing the main influences on working within the complimentary field and understand the key aspects of good clinical practice.
ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY & PATHOLOGY FOR COMPLIMENTARY THERAPIES
This aspect of the modules covers the identification of all the systems of the body, there structure, function, and the common pathologies associated with each of the systems.
This module covers the principals of aromatherpy, relaxation treatments, the theory and techniques. Skin types and characteristics, underlying body structures, essential oils, carrier oils and methods of use. It includes advice on self treatment, relaxation and time management whilst evaluating the the effectiveness and results of the treatment.
REFLECTIVE PRACTICE FOR AROMATHERAPY
To be able to apply and understand reflective practice and self awareness. Identifying of strengths and weaknesses and removal of limitations in order to improve.
Swedish Body Massage is required, and a good general education is essential as this is a demanding course. An excellent level of English is required. You must be able to speak, read, write and understand English fluently. You may be asked to sit an entry test if necessary. Entry is via initial interview.
Four days plus an assessment appointment. This will be split over a period of seven weeks to allow sufficient time to reflect on your learning and to start your case studies with guidance. Once you have completed the input of your course you will need to allow sufficient time to complete all of your case studies and return for your assessments and test papers.
This course can be attained within 3-6 months.
£450.00 plus an assessment fee of £50.00
A VTCT lifetime registration fee of £16.00 may be required.
A deposit of £250 is required upon enrolment and the balance can be paid on conclusion of the theory content.. A complete product and equipment kit is needed this may be added to the balance if necessary.
The Academy of Beauty Therapy offers industry-recognised qualifications and at the completion of your course and providing that you provided sufficient evidence your will be awarded the following qualifications:
VTCT level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy - Awarded by VTCT Examination Board
Certificate in Aromatherapy - Awarded by The Academy of Beauty Therapy
Both of which will enable you to obtain insurance from any recognised Insurance Company.
You will need the following items followed by individual kits for each of the modules.
Kit lists are available upon request.
|For Your Lessons||
2 x A 4 Folders, 2 x pack's of 10 dividers, Plastic Wallets, Sticky Labels,
Pens, Pencils, Ruler, Colouring in pencils
|Your Uniform||Tunic, Black Trousers, Closed shoes.|