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The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Anatomy and Physiology for Complementary Therapies is a knowledge-based qualification that will provide the learner with a sound platform for a career in complementary therapies.
This qualification includes knowledge and understanding of the organisation of the body and the structure, function and pathologies of the skin, hair and nails. The course also covers the structure, function and pathologies of the various body systems including the skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, respiratory, cardiovascular, lymphatic, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems.
Entry onto this qualification can be via previous attainment of a relevant Level 1 qualification and/or a successful skills test and 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.
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Assessments are set throughout the course in practical and theory sessions. In addition there are VTCT online exams and assignments.
The VTCT Level 2 Certificate in Anatomy and Physiology for Complementary Therapies is a knowledge-based qualification that provides a sound platform for a career in complementary therapies.
Units in this qualification have been mapped to the relevant NOS (where applicable). This qualification is approved and supported by Skills for Health, the sector skills council for health. It is recognised as being fit for purpose for providing learners with the relevant knowledge and skills to progress to a Technical Level qualification in complimentary therapy at Level 3.
Learners who complete this qualification can progress to a Technical Level qualification in complementary therapy at Level 3, these include:
- VTCT Level 3 Award in Healthy Eating and Wellbeing for the Complementary Therapy Client
- VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies
- VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy
- VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology
- VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage
- VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies
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If you are aged 19 or over:
Fee : £420.00
Please note, this fee is the cost per year. For Higher Education (HE) courses, student loans are available to most students undertaking a degree, foundation degree, HNC / HND or teacher training programme. Visit https://www.gov.uk/browse/education/student-finance for details
This course is FREE if you are aged 19+, unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits or in work earning less than £15,736.50 annual gross salary, and you do not have a level 3 qualification.
Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.
The fee quoted is for the academic year 2019-20.
For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus. Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11 to 4pm and Wednesdays 4 to 6.30pm (term time only).