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VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Reflexology for the Complementary Therapist

VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Reflexology (QCF) is a government skills approved qualification covering advanced reflexology techniques suitable to be used in clinical settings.

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Title Campus Type Week Starting Places Available Fee
VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Reflexology for the Complementary Therapist
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Lisburn
Part-Time 10/09/2018
Day: Tuesday
Time: 13:30-17:30
15 £548.00 Apply Now

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Course Structure

During this course you will study mandatory advanced reflexology techniques to include, hand, ear, face, maternity reflexology in all stages of pregnancy and post pregnancy, palliative care and  life limiting conditions, foot reading and emotional interpretations and other specialist techniques. The study of a range of applications such as meridian reflexology, zone therapy and other techniques to maximise understanding and precision in working practices.

Mandatory Units:

  • Interpersonal skills for the complementary therapist
  • Advanced anatomy and physiology for the complementary therapist
  • Advanced reflexology techniques for the complementary therapist
Contact Hours

Contact Hours per week

8 hours contact time to include practical classes, lectures, workshops or tutorials

Personal Study

A further 6 hours maximum studying and preparing assessments (To include practice on clients) in your own time per week, including use of online materials

Entry Requirements

General Entry Requirements:

  • There is a prerequisite of level 3 Diploma qualification in Reflexology, Aromatherapy or Massage which must include Anatomy and Physiology.

Access Diploma:

  • Access Diploma in Foundation Studies with an overall average of 60%-65%+ including one science module at a minimum of 60%

English Language Requirements for International students:

  • Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2
  • IELTS 6.0 (minimum of 5.5 in all skills)
  • PTE 51 Or an approved equivalent test in English

Equivalent qualifications include:

  • Grade C (or above) in GCSE English
  • Successfully completion of a Level 3 Vocational Programme with assessments completed in English Language
  • Essential Skills in Literacy (Level 2)
  • ESOL Level 2 

Tier 4 Students:

  • SERC will only accept a Secure English Language Test (SELT) for issuing a Certificate of Acceptance for Studies (CAS)

Admissions

  • Successful completion of the admissions process

APEL

  • Provide evidence of ability to undertake the programme by meeting the requirements for the accreditation of prior experiential learning.  Further details on APEL can be found in the admissions section


How will I be assessed and given feedback?

Students are assessed using a range of different methods. These include examinations, coursework, Project Based Learning, presentations, practical, posters, leaflets, role-play, and case studies.  This is dependent on the requirements of each unit of study.  Oral, written and online feedback will be provided during your course to help improve and monitor performance.

Where will it take me?

On successful completion of this qualification, students will be eligible to apply for vacancies in a variety of roles, either within a hospital, hospice or health care environment or self-employed in a complementary health clinic, beauty spa or private clinic.  

How will it make me more employable?
The qualification is supported by Ofqual and FHT and is designed for qualified therapists to reach a suitable standard to work in a healthcare clinical setting.  
Additional Costs
There will be no additional costs for this programme
Accreditation
VTCT
Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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