Module 1 - Introduction
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Welcome to the VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology course.
As part of this course, you are required to:
- Attend ALL of the planned practical training days
- Complete the online theory
- Complete all the coursework (provided in this online theory)
- Complete 100 treatments as case studies
- Attend 3 assessments
- Revise and sit your written exams
This reflexology course will develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice and business practice for complementary therapies. Furthermore, you will learn about anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies.
You will also develop your understanding and practical skills to competently provide reflexology services. You may also choose to complete an additional unit which will develop your knowledge and understanding of healthy eating and well-being for the complementary therapy client.
This is a practitioner level qualification.
On completion of the course you will be awarded VTCT qualification.
Throughout some of the modules, you will come across this image, where it will ask you to complete a task.
This is part of your coursework and is a requirement to complete the course.
Recommended reading list
It is not essential to purchase text books, but it is always good to have further resources to help develop your knowledge and skills.
The Reflexology Handbook
by Laura Norman