Reflexology Vtct L3 Dip Course Chester Cheshire NW England

Reflexology Massage Training Chester VTCT accredited
VTCT LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA IN REFLEXOLOGY
VTCT REF (AC30405)
15 days plus exam day or 30 evenings plus exam day
also 12 sessions of Anatomy and Physiology
£1250  (includes course fees, all assessments
and exams)
Balances may be paid via INTEREST FREE monthly payments
Entry Requirements:  please see below
THE DIPLOMA
The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology (QCF) is a preparation for work qualification that has been designed to prepare you for a career as a Reflexology therapist / practitioner.
This qualification will develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice and business practice for complementary therapies.
You will also develop your understanding and practical skills to competently provide Reflexology services.
This is a practitioner level qualification.
COURSE CONTENT
Units within this qualification have been mapped to the relevant National Occupational Standards (NOS) and the qualification is accredited on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) as well as being approved and supported by Skills for Health (the sector skills council for health).
This is a 4 unit diploma, the 4 units are:
1: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES including:
History of complementary therapies
Legislative requirements
Good clinical practice
2: BUSINESS PRACTICE FOR COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES including:
Researching a business concept
Preparing a business plan
Setting up a business
3: KNOWLEDGE OF ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY AND PATHOLOGY FOR COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES
(Greenhouse Therapies offer this as a separate course) including:
The organisation of the body
The anatomy, physiology and pathologies of each system of the body
Please note: this unit is not covered in the 15 days scheduled. You need to attend the Anatomy and Physiology sessions.
4: PROVIDE REFLEXOLOGY FOR COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES including:
Preparation of working area, self and client
Health and Safety
Benefits of Reflexology
The consultation process including assessing the feet/hands
Reading foot/handmaps
Application and uses of techniques, relaxation techniques – effleurage, petrissage, vibrations, passive movements.
Reflexology techniques thumb/finger walking, pin point rotation, hook in backup, rocking.
Application of these techniques in foot reflexology and hand reflexology.
Correct posture in applying reflexology  to prevent long term injury as a therapist
Contra-actions
After-care of client
Adaptation of Reflexology  to suit the individual
Reflective on practice
How will I be assessed?
Continuous assessment by means of written homework, assignments and home practice in the form of case studies. Internal assessment involves tests and practical observations. The course culminates in a final examination involving a practical observation of the therapy on a client of your choice.
Case Studies – there are 100 sessions required.
10 people x 8 times
20 individual sessions
Case studies may only be started with the permission of the tutor (usually after the pre-formative assessment).
Duration: This course can be attained within 4-6 months days or evenings 6 – 12months.
days or  eves ( daytime 6-9pm eves) + final exam
PREREQUISITES

Entry Requirements: To be accepted onto this course you will need to have completed the following:

Either ‘Greenhouse Therapies Introduction to Reflexology’ or
VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Holistic Therapies or equivalent,
 Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology course at Greenhouse Therapies
(By long and painful experience we have found these requirements to be in your best interest – for your logical learning progression – and beyond doubt is your best route to ProfessionalQualification and ultimate success. We are interested in your success!)
Finally – THANK YOU!  for choosing Greenhouse Therapies as your VTCT Approved Training Provider: We are looking forward to teaching you and helping you move forward in your chosen career – you have chosen well!
Greenhouse Therapies Holistic Therapies & Sports Massage Training VTCT Accredited Centre,
40 Parkgate Road,Chester CH14AJ
Tel 01244 637851 and 07512 127013
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