VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology (QCF)

http://cbwbayarea.org/?headway-trigger=compiler Course Duration and Enrolment Dates:

  •  Intense Course – Starting 1st September 2016 TBC
  •  Intense Course – Starting 1st January 2017 TBC

enter Course Options:

  • Day Time Part Time Course: Tuesdays 10:00- 16:00 TBC
  • Evening Part Time Course: Wednesdays 6:00-21:15 TBC
Who is this qualification for?

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a reflexologist. This qualification is designed for learners aged 16 years or over and will support you to gain employment as a reflexologist, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. Entry onto this qualification can be via previous attainment of a Level 2 qualification in complementary therapy and/or a successful skills test and interview.

Why is this qualification most suitable?

This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a reflexologist including, mandatory units covering the following: knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice and business practice, anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies. You will also develop your understanding and practical skills to competently provide reflexology treatments.

Minimum Guided Learning Hours (GLH)
The minimum guided learning hours (GLH) to achieve this qualification is 266 GLH.

Primary outcome
The primary outcome of the VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology (QCF) is to confirm your competence as a reflexologist in the complementary therapy sector. All the units in this qualification relate directly to the specific job role of a reflexologist.

What does this qualification cover?

Throughout this qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology, health and safety, and client care. You will also develop a range of technical skills enabling you to use reflexology techniques for relaxation and to promote self-healing for your clients. You will also develop interpersonal skills that will assist you to communicate effectively with clients.

What could this qualification lead to?

This qualification will confirm your competence for employment as a reflexologist. You will also be eligible to join a professional association and gain insurance as a reflexologist. Career opportunities as a reflexologist exist in a variety of contexts, including:

  • Working in commercial complementary therapy clinics
  • Working a commercial spa or salon
  • Working in the NHS in hospitals and care homes
  • Working independently/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings

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