VTCT L3 DIP Reflexology
VTCT L3 Reflexology Diploma
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- History of Reflexology
- Benefits & effects of Reflexology
- Preparation for treatment
- After treatment care
- Reflexology techniques
- Pre & post foot massage
- Full Reflexology routine
- Relevant anatomy & physiology (A&P)
- Introduction to hand & ear Reflexology
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 basic understanding of Reflexology further. We do offer an Introduction to Reflexology course for those clients who would like a taster prior to taking an accredited qualification. This qualification can be attained within 5-6 months.
The VTCT qualification is currently accepted for Full membership of the Association of Reflexologists (AoR). Graduates will also be eligible for entry to the (AC) Register. It also provides entry to join the Complemetary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC).
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).
- 7 day or 13 evening programme including tutoring & practical and assessments, workbook tutoring and personal tutorial
- 2.5 hour practical examination
- Course manuals provided on the therapy, A&P and H&S
- Liquid refreshments throughout the course
- Informal teaching style allowing course members to ask questions and make input
- Numbers are limited to ensure you get the maximum attention from your tutor
- The Academy’s Introduction to Reflexology, or
- VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Holistic Therapies, or
- an equivalent qualification
As part of the qualification candidates are required to produce a portfolio of evidence. A portfolio will confirm the knowledge, understanding and skills that have been learnt. Your assessor will provide guidance on how to prepare the portfolio of evidence and how to how practical achievement, and understanding of the knowledge required to successfully complete this qualification. It is this booklet along with the portfolio of evidence that will serve as the prime source of evidence for this qualification.
Each candidate will undertake a number of therapy case studies over a period of time both in college and at home once they are deemed by the tutor to be competent to do so. Written assignments are completed by the candidate in their own time at home (provided at Word document) and added to their portfolio on request from the tutor. Internal assessment involves 2 x multiple choice question papers and practical observations. The final examination is a practical assessment and on this day only, the candidate will be required to bring their own client to college demonstrate techniques.