You will study 4 units to complete this diploma: Provide reflexology for complementary therapies, Principles and practice of complementary therapies, Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies, Business practice for complementary therapies.
There are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have prior to undertaking this qualification although it is recommended that you hold GCSEs at grades A*- C or Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology or equivalent related Level 2/3 qualifications.
We are looking for learners with a passion for the Complementary Therapy industry. You will be invited to participate in pre-course guidance activities which will include a course presentation. Relevant uniform and equipment is needed for this course; a full list will be provided. You will be required to undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy to establish any support required.
You will be assessed via a range of methods which include continual observed assessment of your practical work, completion of 100 case study treatments, theoretical evidence/assignment work and externally set question papers for the completion of a portfolio.
On successful completion of this programme you will be able to progress into Employment / Self-Employment: in beauty or complementary therapy establishments; health spas, clinics hotels.
PLEASE NOTE - Learners will be required to attend two evenings a week.
Purchase of Equipment and Kit is required for this course (Compulsory Cost - Uniform - £22, Beauty Kit - £TBC). Please discuss this at interview stage with a tutor after you have applied.