(Advanced) Aromatherapy VTCT Level 4 Diploma

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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT 05/012021 - Due to the current lockdown, all practical course dates are currently on hold until we can return to work again. All dates will then be rescheduled. You can still book any course and complete online learning in the meantime, with a view of booking the practical learning when we are able to do so. We also offer learning support via zoom and email, and some of our courses are formulated solely as online / zoom learning. Stay safe everyone. Karen & Jason x


Course available at the venue below:


Bideford, Devon

Course Dates:

(5 days)

February 2021 - Fri 5th

March 2021 - Fri 19th

April 2021 - Fri 9th

May 2021 - Fri 21st

June 2021 - Fri 25th

Description:

The VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Aromatherapy for the Complementary Therapist qualification will provide a progression route with advanced technical skills for Level 3 aromatherapists.
This qualification will enable you to further develop your knowledge of additional oils and their therapeutic uses and the theories and practices for advanced applications of prescriptive aromatherapy.
This qualification is designed to give you the essential knowledge to assist you to provide advanced therapeutic skills within a clinical setting. All units within this qualification are mandatory. Units in this qualification have been mapped to the relevant NOS (where available).
There will be a number of practical observations and case studies to complete.
It is preferable for treatments to be conducted on clients with ailments or medical conditions. During the learning stage the treatments may be simulated on clients who don’t have ailments or medical conditions.
Professional discussion may be used as supplementary evidence for those criteria that do not naturally occur.

Entry level:

1. To be eligible for registration on this qualification, it is a requirement that you are a qualified complementary therapist holding a Level 3 (or equivalent) qualification in aromatherapy. Anatomy and physiology knowledge at Level 3 or equivalent is also a mandatory requirement.
2. You must also achieve the VTCT (ITEC) Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19) for Complementary Therapies and Sports Massage qualification or a regulated equivalent. Further costs apply. The Infection prevention course is discounted when you sign up alongside any of our VTCT courses - Discount code - L2INF30

YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO COMMENCE THE PRACTICAL TRAINING OF THIS COURSE UNTIL YOU HAVE ENROLLED & COMPLETED THE EXAM FOR THE LEVEL 2 INFECTION PREVENTION COURSE -

- Infection Prevention (Covid-19) for complementary therapies & sports massage VTCT Level 2

Course format:

Coursework: Home study and portfolio of evidence containing questions and assignment work

Training material is accessed via our online portal

Course content:

UCT11M - Interpersonal skills for the complementary therapist
UCT15M - Advanced aromatherapy for the complementary therapist
UCT12M - Advanced anatomy and physiology for the complementary therapist

Duration:

GLH (Guided Learning Hours): 160. (GLH incl’s. practical, coursework, case studies, assessments, written exams)

Home study (Coursework): This can be started at anytime

Practical Training: Please check out our current course dates on our website for the practical training element, additional dates can be supplied.

Model required?:

Group training = No, students will work on each other.

One to one training = Yes, you will be required to bring a model along to the practical

training to practice your routine on.

Case studies = Yes, you will be required to work on models for your case studies.

Assessments = Yes, you will be required to bring a model along to assessments to practice your routine on.

Case Studies:

You must carry out and document evidence for a minimum of 30 treatments. Five clients must receive a minimum of six treatments. The case studies must include evaluations and reflective practice.

Exam Board:

VTCT – Vocational Training & Charitable Trust

Our students have been offered an amazing opportunity to apply as a volunteer at North Devon Hospice to offer treatments to carers and staff to complete their case studies.
The application is subject to interview & recruitment process.Click here for more details

Career Opportunities:

Self-Employment or Employment as a Complementary Therapist or Aromatherapist .

What’s included:

Training material accessed through our online portal. A coursework tutor is assigned to you for full support throughout the course. Fully qualified tutor for the practical training. A VTCT qualification is posted to you on successful completion of the course.

Additional Costs:

You will need to purchase your own products, equipment (e.g. massage couch) and essential oils / carrier oils in order to carry out your case studies. We recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, See our reading list by signing up to our FREE student and therapists resources section - https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/student-resources-free

Qualification gained:

A VRQ – VTCT Level 4 diploma in Aromatherapy (QCF)

This qualification is mapped to the relevant NOS (National Occupational Standards), where applicable. This qualification is accredited on the qualifications and credit framework (QCF). This qualification is a VRQ (Vocationally Related Qualification.)

Insurance:

Please check your insurance companies requirements before enrolling on this course? (It is the students responsibility to check coverage with their insurers BEFORE enrolling on this course)

Here are some insurance companies, some with introductory discounts - https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/accreditation

Payment Options

Pay by bank transfer, PayPal or PayPal credit.

Please note, if you choose either of these methods, your booking will be processed manually, and can take up to 24 hours to receive access to your training pack.

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Your Instructor


Karen Ashton
Karen Ashton

Karen has more than 16 years experience in the industry, she is the founder of Holistic Therapies Training, launched in 2007. Karen is a course writer and author of 'The Essential Oils Guide'. Writing is her passion and she has a wealth of knowledge in beauty, massage and complementary therapies.


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Frequently Asked Questions


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