Reflexology Level 4 Diploma
This VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Reflexology for the Complimentary Therapist qualification will provide a progression route with advanced technical skills for level 3 Reflexologists. This qualification will enable you to add additional techniques for treatment application to your existing repertoire whilst further developing your knowledge of the theories and practices for advanced applications of reflexology. It is designed to give you the essential knowledge to assist you to provide advanced therapeutic skills within a clinical setting.
What topics are covered?
Interpersonal skills for the complementary therapist, advanced reflexology techniques for the complementary therapist, advanced anatomy and physiology for the complementary therapist, adaptive application techniques (hand, ear, face), supporting conception with reflexology, supporting maternity with reflexology, supporting palliative care or life limiting conditions with reflexology and foot reading or emotional interpretation of reflexes.
Who is the course aimed at?
The VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Reflexology for the Complementary Therapist qualification will provide a progression route with advanced technical skills for Level 3 reflexologists. This qualification will enable you to add additional techniques for treatment application to your existing repertoire whilst further developing your knowledge of the theories and practices for advanced applications of reflexology. This qualification is designed to give you the essential knowledge to assist you to provide advanced therapeutic skills within a clinical setting.
What are the entry requirements?
To be eligible for registration on this qualification it is a requirement that you are a qualified complementary therapist holding a Level 3 (or equivalent) qualification in reflexology. Anatomy and physiology knowledge at Level 3 or equivalent is also a mandatory requirement.
What qualifications will I gain?
Level 4 Diploma
Who is the awarding body?VTCT
How will I learn?
- Theory and practical lessons
- Client RWE (realistic working environment)
How will I be assessed?
The course will be internally and externally assessed using a range of assessment methods: paper, practical examination and case studies, carry out and document evidence for a minimum of 36 recorded treatments using all reflexology types to meet individual client needs. It is anticipated that a number of different reflexology types may be used within each study.
What can I do after this course?
This qualification is designed to lead to employment in a variety of roles, either self-employed, in a complementary therapy clinic, beauty or spa facilities or private practice. This qualification may also lead to employment within a hospital, hospice or other healthcare environments.
Are there any additional costs?
Uniform and kit costs TBC
Which department is this course in?Department of Hospitality, Hair, Beauty & Spa
Where will I need to go on my first day?On your first day, please report to the Reception in the Roper Building at City Centre Campus.
What do I need to bring?
Pen, paper, uniform and kit.
The College Shop (located at our City Centre Campus) offers a wide selection of stationary, course equipment and starter kits to suit your study needs.
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The course will not run on bank holidays or during half term. Please check here for term dates.
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