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Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies


Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies is a preparation for work qualification that has been designed to prepare you for a career as a Complementary Therapist, whether it be as an aromatherapist, reflexologist or massage therapist/practitioner.

This course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice and business practice for complementary therapies.  You will learn about anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies.

You will also develop your understanding and practical skills to competently provide body massage, aromatherapy and reflexology.  You may also choose to complete an additional unit which will develop you knowledge and understanding of healthy eating and wellbeing for the complementary therapy client.

There are no formal pre-requisites for this course.

Diploma in Complementary Thera Mandatory Units
UV31268 – Principles and practice of Complementary therapies Yes
UV31267 – Business practice for complementary therapies Yes
UV31299 – Knowledge of anatomy, physiology & pathology for complementary therapies Yes
UV31300 – Provide Body Massage for complementary therapies Yes
UV31301 – Provide Aromatherapy for complementary therapies Yes
UV31302 – Provide reflexology for complementary therapies Yes
UV31303 – Healthy eating and wellbeing for the complementary therapy client Optional additional unit (incurs an additional charge)
Case Studies /Treatments 30 Massage Treatments; 60 Aromatherapy Treatments; 100 Reflexology Treatments
Qualification Registration fee (VTCT) £118.00
Tuition Fee £1620.00
Duration of course 10 months

Progression & Further Study

This qualification will allow you to become self-employed or seek employment within the Therapies industry.

Progression opportunities include the following VTCT qualifications: