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VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy

Further Details
Course Code
LA17959
Location
Yale
Duration
Part Time, 32-week duration
Monday evenings 5pm til 9pm

Please note that there is a substantial amount of home study and practice required on this course.

Department
Beauty, Spa & Complementary Therapies
Start Date
16 Sep 2024
End Date
16 Jun 2025
Course Overview
The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy that will prepare you for a career as an aromatherapist. 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.

The units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. Units include:

● Principles and practice of complementary therapies
● Business practice for complementary therapies
● Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies
● Provide aromatherapy for complementary therapies
● Healthy eating and wellbeing for the complementary therapy client

Please note that learners will need to buy their own Aromatherapy kit (details in the kit list- which will follow)

Internal assessment
Assessment is set, marked and internally quality assured by the centre to clearly demonstrate achievement of the learning outcomes. Assessment is sampled by VTCT external quality assurers (EQAs).

Portfolio
External assessment
Externally assessed question papers completed electronically will be set and marked by VTCT.

It is desirable that the learner will hold a level 2 qualification that is relevant to this sector.

Progression routes for learners will be to continue on to enroll on other level 3 qualifications and/or higher level qualifications. Ability to work solely as a mobile therapist or within the Spa and Beauty Therapy sector.
Please note, therapists must successfully pass this course and gain insurance to be able to practice.

£537

Maximum of 15 learners

Information on clinical attire will be disclosed on induction.

Oils will need to be purchased but details will be provided by tutors to ensure the correct resources are purchased.

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