VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology
This VTCT level 3 Diploma in Reflexology course is perfect for anyone aspiring to train and practice at the highest level. This VTCT Diploma course will provide you with all the fundamental skills required to become a knowledgeable and confident professionalReflexologist. Reflexology is an essential skill for any holistic therapist, the treatment involves massage and application of pressure to specific reflex areas of the feet. The feet are considered to be a map of the body mirroring its vital organs and structure. By stimulating these reflex points on the feet we can improve circulation, decrease tension and eliminate toxins encouraging the body to function correctly. This treatment is designed to boost energy levels, enhance emotional well being and can be used to assist many physical problems i.e. arthritis, digestive problems, back pain, general fatigue and menstrual irregularities. Stress related problems may also be alleviated for example, migraines, neck, back and shoulder tension, eczema, irritable bowel syndrome and high blood pressure to name a few.
- The History, origins, theories and development of Reflexology
- Effects and benefits of reflexology
- Zone Therapy
- In-depth foot reflexology routine
- Hand reflexology Routine
- Clinic protocol
- Consultation Procedure
- Contraindications & contra-actions
- Methods of adaption for treatment
- Treatment planningAftercare/Home care advice
- Professionalism, ethics, referrals and legislation
- Principles & practice of complementary therapies (Assignment)
- Business practice (Assignment)
- Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology ( Examination)
- Less common Pathologies (Assignment)
- Practical and online tuition, guidance and support throughout the course
Following the Course:
- You will be a professional Reflexologist
- Operate a commercial business from home, salon, mobile, spa, clinic
- Set your own hourly rate!
- Gain full insurance, professional membership recognition and referrals.
- Build a client base- Health centres, shows, workplace, festivals or the beach!
- Offer client's more variety of treatments- Boost income
You must be over 18 years age, have a good level and understanding of English. All assignments must be word processed so access to a pc/laptop etc and printer is a must.
You are required to produce a portfolio of evidence which will consist of assignments and case studies both of which will be carried out at home. You will be continually assessed throughout the course, when you have gained all the required knowledge you will practice your skills on clients in our realistic working environment to prepare you for your final assessments and industry. VTCT require 3 final practical assessments to determine if you have achieved the required standard. Learners will return after completing their portfolio to complete their final assessments. You will also sit two examination papers for your Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology, 70% is required to pass. ( N/A if you have obtained a VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology in the last 3 years).
You must carry out and document evidence of 100 treatments (this requirement is set by VTCT and standardised nationally), there must be a minimum of six treatments for at least two clients. You will be given a timetable for when your portfolio must be completed and submitted at the start of the course.
On successful completion of the course Candidates will receive a VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology
In your 'Study Break' period you are expected to complete the required coursework (assignments, revision and case studies) and attend 'Commercial Spa Days' where you will carry out treatments on paying members of the public in preparation for your final assessments. This experience is crucial for your development, you will be under tutor guidance who will support and give you feedback throughout.
All VTCT Complementary Therapy courses now include a lifetime access to our online training portal which is an invaluable tool during and after your initial training.
October: 16th, 23rd, 30th
November: 6th, 13th, 20th , 27th
Commercial Spa and Assessments for 2021 TBC
Price (Contact us if you have completed a VTCT level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology in the last 3 years)
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