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Holistic Therapies Diploma Level 3 at Riverside College Halton

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Course content

During the course you will have the opportunity to acquire skills and knowledge within the field of Holistic Therapies. You will also study: · Supporting Health & Safety · Supporting Employment Standards · Use Interpersonal Skills with Therapy Clients · Assess Clients for Therapy Treatments · Stress Management · Indian Head Massage · Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Massage · Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Reflexology · Level 3 Certificate in Avanced Aromatherapy · Level 3 Diploma in Anatomy & Physiology · Open Salon · Work placement

Entry requirements

Level 2 Certificate in Holistic Therapies or equivalent.


For each unit - through either a written assignment/pack, or end of unit written test (assessed on practical aspects of that unit). You will be required to sit external test papers.

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Future opportunities

On completion of this course you will be able to go on to advanced courses within the holistic field. Professional opportunities include working in hospitals, health spas, salons, gyms, cruise ships, setting up your own private practice. You may have the opportunity to work abroad. You may wish to apply for the foundation degree in complementary therapies, advanced massage, advanced aromatherapy, advanced reflexology, hypnotherapy.

Further information

You will need a white overall/tunic, black skirt/trousers, black shoes. A camera for photographic evidence and stationery (pens, coloured pencils, plain writing book) for your portfolio evidence. You may be required to provide your own models. A recommended, specialist text book is required.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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