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VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

 This Reflexology Diploma course is suitable for those wishing to qualify as a professional Reflexologist but also for those who have a genuine interest in taking the understanding of Reflexology.

COURSE CONTENT

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.

 

PROVIDING REFLEXOLOGY

This module covers the principals of reflexology, relaxation treatments, the theory and techniques. Skin types and characteristics, underlying body structures, reflex points, transverse lines and cross reflexes of the feet and hands. It includes advice on self treatment, relaxation and time management whilst evaluating the the effectiveness and results of the treatment.

 

REFLECTIVE PRACTICE FOR REFLEXOLOGY

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. 


 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
No previous knowledge required, but 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.

Swedish Body Massage would be an advantage

DURATION

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.

 

COSTS

 £850..00 plus an assessment fee of £50.00

 

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.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AWARDED

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 Reflexology - Awarded by VTCT Examination Board
  • Certificate in Reflexology - Awarded by The Academy of Beauty Therapy

 

Both of which will enable you to obtain insurance from any recognised Insurance Company.

 The VTCT qualification is currently accepted for Full membership of the Association of Reflexologists (AoR).

 

KIT REQUIRED

Kit lists are available upon request.

 

Uniform - Tunic, Black Trousers, Closed shoes.

 

BOOKINGS

Bookings can be made by the following methods:

TELEPHONE -  Calling the Academy on 01962 733352

EMAIL           -  enquiries@theacademyofbeautytherapy.co.uk

ONLINE         -  Select from the choices below and proceed to the checkout 

 

Reflexology Evening Courses

This is available on Tuesday evenings between the hours of 6pm - 9pm.

Reflexology Daytime Courses

This is available on Friday daytimes between the hours of 10am - 2pm.

Reflexology Weekend Course

This is available on Sundays from the hours of 10.00am - 2pm for 9 weeks