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Training Criteria

The course content is written, where possible, in line with VRQ / international standards regardless of the level of qualification. You may receive a number of modules to make up the criteria required to gain the correct amount of knowledge in this subject.


It is the student’s sole responsibility to ensure they receive the correct training, sufficient for their needs and for insurance purposes. It is strongly recommended that the student progresses with further reading in addition to the training material provided and receive further practical training where applicable.  

Welcome to Holistic Therapies Training Academy.pdf

Welcome to the Anatomy & Physiology online course!

This course consists of 12 modules, each module will consist of a manual / course notes and at the end of each module you will have a multiple choice exam to complete.

On successful completion of the course you will receive a professional diploma.

The 12 modules are as follows:

Module 1                    Cell & Tissues – Understanding the organisation of the body

Module 2                   The Skin, hair and nails

Module 3                    The Skeletal System

Module 4                    The Muscular System

Module 5                    The Nervous System

Module 6                    The Endocrine System

Module 7                    The Respiratory System

Module 8                    The Cardiovascular System

Module 9                    The Lymphatic System

Module 10                  The Digestive System

Module 11                  The Urinary System

Module 12                  The Reproductive System

Please also visit our student web page for further documents to enhance your studies:

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Enjoy your studies!

Best wishes

Karen Ashton

Holistic Therapies Training

Author, course writer, tutor, assessor, IQA and founder of Holistic Therapies Training

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Any slides that are the property of VTCT, are not downloadable due to copyright. But please do make notes and get your post it notes and highlighters out. Purchase an A&P crossword or colouring book for fun ways to learn.

The portal is designed to study on the portal, as there are searchable boxes you can search for keywords (the magnifying glass at the top left of each document screen.)

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