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This course is for you if: - anyone wishing to become a practitioner of reflexology - anyone with an interest in holistic therapy - those who would like to extend their skills and knowledge in this area of work An Anatomy & Physiology qualification is a requirement. Timetable: to be confirmed Course Start Date (s): to be confirmed Fee Information: The College charges a range of fees, primarily Home and Overseas. Under 19s assessed as Home, do not pay the course fees, we only charge a 20 enrolment fee which is refunded if you complete the course. Home students over 19 undertaking their First Full Level 2 (equivalent to 5 GCSE A-C) or their First Full Level 3 (equivalent to BTEC National or 2 ALevels) will be charged 20 enrolment fee plus any examination fees. For Home students over 19 receiving certain state benefits, the 20 enrolment is charged and not refundable. In all other instances, you will be charged the Home-EU or Overseas Fee. About the course: Reflexology is a form of treatment based on the belief that the body is dependent upon energy flows which can be improved through specific massage of feet, hands and ears. At this level the treatment is primarily used for the stimulation of systems and relaxation. In addition, the technique is frequently provided by Health Service personnel as an extra skill and particularly in its role of comforting and supporting terminally ill patients. Critical aspects of the qualification are to ensure that the treatments provided are safe and effective. The qualification is suitable for those currently employed in beauty therapy, holistic and health related sectors and others wishing to acquire the particular skills involved. This programme is very popular with all students as we have experienced industry trained professional in addition to well equipped salons. To ensure that students have the knowledge of the subjects students are supported with our interactive learning web which has been specially designed to make studying easier and more exciting. Logging on, you will find a wealth of information about hairdressing topics aimed at helping you to make the best use of your time in and out of college. Students are able to access study guides, notes, demonstrations, timetable information and have their own email addresses. The College Learning Centres have an excellent range of facilities and provide all the information needed for studying this qualification. There is a mix of traditional learning facilities such as books, videos, magazines and newspapers as well as access to a wide range of on-line resources. Each Learning Centre has facilities for groups work as well as quiet study areas. The College offers first-class tutorial and welfare services to provide support and guidance whenever it is needed COURSE DETAILS Mode of attendance - one evening a week The subjects taught are effective consultation carrying out reflexology treatment, health, safety and hygiene, an introduction to energy, chakras & channels Students will need to purchase their own uniform and equipment for this course . . Assessment: Coursework E-assessment Multiple Choice Examination Oral Examination Portfolio of Evidence Practical Demonstration Assignment Practical Examination Written Examination After the course: Successful completion of the Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology provides opportunities for progression to the VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Additional Reflexology Techniques and qualifications otherwise meeting the requirements for reflexology as specified in NOS promoted by Skills for Health. It is also useful to consider as progression, the VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Understanding the Health Care Environment for Providers of Complementary Therapies, VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Using Therapy Techniques as an Aid to Stress Management as well as other related therapies or to employment in health care where reflexology is needed.

This course is for you if: - anyone wishing to become a practitioner of reflexology - anyone with an interest in holistic therapy - those who would like to extend their skills and knowledge in this area of work An Anatomy & Physiology qualification is a requirement. Timetable: to be confirmed Course Start Date (s): to be confirmed Fee Information: The College charges a range of fees, primarily...

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