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Massage Diploma G086

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How long does the course last?

1 year, part-time

Level

This is a level 3 course.

Course outline

This qualification will provide you with the skills to communicate with the client and plan and deliver complementary therapy treatments. You will acquire the knowledge of anatomy & physiology, consultation techniques and the common effects and techniques of massage.

Course details

The units you will study are:

  • Principles and practice of complementary therapies Business practice for complementary therapies
  • Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies.
  • Body massage for complementary therapies
  • Entry guidelines

    Relevant Level 2 qualification at Pass or above or minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade 4/D and above.

    A satisfactory interview.

    If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

    Additional Information

  • It is essential that you can demonstrate competence in dealing with clients, using information for planning treatments and providing such treatments safely and effectively.
  • Manual dexterity and physical stamina are very important as there are times when it may be necessary to stand for long periods e.g. delivering body massage treatments.
  • You will need to provide a character reference before or at interview. The offer of a place on this course is dependent upon a satisfactory reference.
  • Assessments continue throughout the course both in practical and theory sessions and you will required to complete a large number of case studies; carry out and document evidence for at least 30 treatments. As some of the case study treatments will be completed outside of college time you will also be expected to ensure you have the relevant insurance to carry out these treatments, details of which will be given at induction.

    Where can I progress to?

    This qualification provides progression to further training in other complementary therapies, level 4 qualifications, foundation degrees or degrees in Complementary Therapy. It will also lead to registration with:

  • Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council
  • General Regulatory Council for Complimentary Therapies
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    Assessment Method

    Equipment Required

    You will need a uniform.

    When does this course run?

    Starting 6th Sep 17

    Ends 27th Jun 18

    Ref: G086J001

    Fees

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Fee : £2420.00

    Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet, or call 0151 551 7777.
    If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for some courses at level 3-6).

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 2016-17. Course fees for 2017-18 will be confirmed in due course.

    Planned Timetable
    Day Times Campus
    Wednesday 14:00 — 18:00 Conway Park

    Starting 5th Sep 18

    Ends 26th Jun 19

    Ref: G086K001

    Fees

    If you are aged 19 or over:

    Fee : £2420.00

    Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

    The fee quoted is for the academic year 2016-17. Course fees for 2017-18 will be confirmed in due course.

    For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call in to our Conway Park Campus from 10am to 4pm, with late opening on Tuesdays to 7pm during term-time.

    This information was current on 17th October, 2017 and may be subject to change.

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