Provide therapies for clients with cancer online course

online course in provide therapies for clients with cancer (oncology massage)

Provide therapies for clients with cancer or other life limiting conditions

This accredited online course Provide Therapies for Clients with Cancer & Other Life Limiting Conditions (Oncology) qualification will prepare you to work within a healthcare setting providing complementary therapies for clients who are suffering life limiting conditions or who are critically frail. Complementary therapies are widely available to people with cancer and increasingly to patients with a range of long term medical and life limiting conditions. These therapies are delivered alongside orthodox treatments, often within the healthcare setting, with the aim of providing psychological and emotional support through the relief of symptoms. This qualification is designed to give you the essential knowledge for customer care and consultation skills to assist you to provide your own therapeutic skills within a clinical setting. This course does not teach you about cancer or other medical conditions, or learning a treatment. This course is about customer care and consultation skills.

Entry level:

A massage/complementary therapies qualification, & A&P (can be studied alongside)

Course format:

Coursework: Home study and question paper and case studies

Course content:

  • Provide therapies for clients with cancer and other life limiting conditions


home studies +case studies

Model required?:

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

Assessments = Yes, you will be required to provide a video of your treatment on a client and send it to us for assessment.

Case Studies:

You must carry out and document evidence for a minimum of 5 case studies for clients in a realistic working environment. You should aim to provide complementary therapy to a variety of different clients with life limiting medical conditions or those who are clinically frail. ONE case study must be video'd and sent to us for assessment

Accrediting Body:


* IPHM - International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine

Career Opportunities:

Self-Employment or Employment as a Complementary Therapist or massage therapist .

What’s included:

Course material available online. Accredited certificate emailed to you on successful completion of course, including submission of case studies.

Additional Costs:

You will need to purchase your own products, equipment (e.g. massage couch /

chair) and massage oils in order to carry out your case studies. We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning.

For student resources FREE -


Qualification gained:

An accredited diploma in Provide therapies for clients with cancer and other life limiting conditions


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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.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.

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