VTCT LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA IN AROMATHERAPY
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The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as an aromatherapist. This qualification is designed for learners aged 16 years or over and will support you to gain employment as an aromatherapist, 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.
This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as an aromatherapist including mandatory units covering the following: knowledge and understanding of complementary therapy concepts, business practice, anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies. You will also develop your understanding and practical skills to competently provide aromatherapy services.
Throughout this qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology, health and safety, client care and essential oils. You will develop a range of technical skills enabling you to blend essential oils in a tailor-made fashion for each client and provide relaxing aromatherapy massage treatments using different massage techniques. You will also develop interpersonal skills that will assist you to communicate effectively with clients.
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The course runs over 5 full class days.
NOTE: Our flexible system allows us to run courses at flexible times, so please enquire about dates that are of interest to you. Please Enquire.
The course runs over 16 weeks duration which includes 5 class days and can be modified due to student time constraints. Course work is by way of live class participation for both theory and practical assessment. There is an aspect of online activity which allows students to study and participate at their own pace. All assessment is logged within a portfolio which is collated and marked by your tutor. Ongoing tutor support is given throughout.
There are 42 Essential oils and 19 carrier oils covered within this course where you will learn the art of blending. Indications for use and blends devised will be used and information collated by way of case studies. This is a very informative and enjoyable class for those looking to adopt skills for alternative practice and as an additional skill used as a complimentary therapy.
Our tutors have a high level of experience within the Complimentary and Holistic field both in education and industry and will teach you to the same standards as found in higher education. This coupled with your input will allow you to progress to a level expected for certification.
You will complete the following units
Provide Aromatherapy as a complimentary therapy
Anatomy Physiology and pathology
Business practice for Complimentary therapies
Practice of Complimentary therapies
How you will be assessed?
Theory assessment is through ongoing assignments some of which is done as online student portal. Practical observation takes place at the school, however part of ongoing practical will be completed as distance learning. All evidence is collated by way of a student portfolio which your tutor has access too. Ongoing support will be given throughout the duration of the course. This course is also suitable for both live class and distance learners. For those learners who do not have access to computers can submit by paper form. Please enquire for details.
Students should be 16 years and over
Student should possess a good command of English
Student should have a satisfactory level of education
5 days live class over 16 weeks – 10am - 5pm
Ongoing home study – 16 weeks duration
Further study - Entry
Level 4 Diploma in Complimentary Therapies
ESA Aromatherapy Apothecary
Deposit is £100, deductible from the Total Course Fee amount.
Includes VTCT registration fee, exam/assessment fee, learning pack.
Course payments must be made in full before awarding the certificate can be fulfilled.
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