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Complementary Therapies Level 2 VTCT Diploma at Kidderminster College

Course description

The course is appropriate for those who wish to pursue a career in complementary therapies. You will be provided with the opportunity to learn principles and practices of complementary therapies.

Course content

-Clinic services and business awareness 
-Massage therapy 
-Health, safety and hygiene 
-Anatomy and physiology 
-Basic reflexology and aromatherapy 
-Healthy eating and well-being

Entry requirements

Under 19s are required to supply evidence of four GCSEs Grades A-D (including English and three other academic subjects). Mature learners are welcome, a good standard of education is essential.


Direct teaching, assignments and assessment papers. Functional skills or GCSE Maths and English and work experience are included in the programme. You will be required to carry out a number of case study treatments for the practical units of this qualification.

Financial information

Salon uniform and essential oil kit.

Future opportunities

Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies

This qualification is suitable for those employed in beauty / complementary therapy and health related sectors and other learners wishing to access higher level complementary therapies.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kidderminster College directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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    • The college is based in a stunning, modern building, with teaching rooms and specialist facilities on four floors surrounding a beautiful, glass-covered central atrium. You will find well-equipped classrooms, studios, workshops and performance spaces as well as state-of-the-art IT. High quality catering is available in the magnificent Terrace café in the centre of the college