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 venue below:
VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Massage using Pre-Blended Aromatherapy OilsThe VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Massage using Pre-Blended Aromatherapy Oils is a specialist vocational qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in;
how to provide massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils with a range of clients and conditions.
Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of how to monitor and maintain health and safety practices in a salon environment and how to promote client care and communications in beauty related industries. You will also develop an underpinning knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification.
The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.
National Occupational Standards
Units in this qualification have been mapped
to the relevant NOS (where applicable). This
qualification is regulated on the Regulated
This qualification is approved and supported by
the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority
(HABIA), the standard setting body for hair,
beauty, nails and spa qualifications.
Pre-requisites (entry level):
You are required to undertake the following qualification (this can be studied alongside this course, but must be completed prior to practical assessments)
Practical attendance & assessment: 4 days
Coursework: Home study and portfolio of evidence containing questions and assignment work.
Written Exam: You will be required to sit 2 exam papers to complete your course.
Training pack is available on our online portal. You will receive your own account to access your courses
Course content:UV30491 - Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon
UV30468 - Client care and communication in beauty related industries
UV30425 - Provide massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils
This course can be started at anytime, please check for available practical training dates.
GLH (Guided Learning Hours): 122. (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.
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.
The 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
Self-Employment or Employment as a Complementary Therapist or Massage therapist .
What’s included in the course fee:
Training pack accessed via our online course platform
A coursework tutor is assigned to you for full support throughout the course. Personalised study plan tailored to the individual students requirements.
A VRQ qualification posted to you on successful completion of the course.
You will need to purchase your own products and oils in order to carry out your case studies. We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is available in our FREE student & therapist resources section - https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/student-resources-free
Karen Ashton, Founder of Holistic Therapies Training, has published her first book ‘The Essential Oils Guide’. Available in Paperback or Kindle edition. Click on the links below to view details or to purchase a book -
A VRQ – VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Massage using Pre-Blended Aromatherapy Oils
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.)
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 recommended insurance companies, some with introductory discounts - https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/accreditation
If you prefer to pay by bank transfer, PayPal or PayPal credit, here are the details
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.
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.
StartPractical Training Days - Attendance required
PreviewModule 1 - Introduction
StartModule 2 - Preparing your portfolio
StartModule 3 - VTCT Assessment log book
StartModule 4 - To do list
StartModule 5 - Knowledge questions (Coursework)
StartModule 6 - Training Resources
StartModule 7 - Revision for written exams
StartModule 8 - Assessments