Title

Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy & Wellbeing

Aromatherapy Diploma - G087

Conway Park Part Time Level 3

Or Application Form to be returned to Student Services

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 aromatherapy in order to provide complementary therapy treatments.

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.
  • Provide aromatherapy massage for complementary therapies.
Entry Guidelines
  • You must have a level 2 qualification or equivalent or a minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above (A*-C).
  • It is essential that you can demonstrate competence in dealing with clients, using information for planning treatments and providing such treatments safely and effectively.
  • 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.
  • 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.
Equipment Required

You will be required to purchase a kit which will contain the essential oils required to complete the course at the cost of approximately £180. You will also need a uniform.

Assessment Method

Assessments continue throughout the course both in practical and theory sessions and you will be required to complete a large number of case studies details of which will be given during induction. 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.

Additional Information

This profession and course requires you to be able to carry out physical work for long periods of time. Reasonable adjustments will be made to accommodate disabilities.

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 Complementary Therapies

Explore potential careers via Career Match — it provides current local data on wages and employment prospects.


Apply Now

Starting 4th September 2019 - Ending - 24th June 2020REF G087L001

If you are aged 19 or over:

Fee : £2600.00

Please note, there are no discounts for this course. If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for this course).

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).

Poly

Never miss an opportunity!

Sign up for alerts on our latest events, offers and course availability

iip matrix qaa ofsted disability esf esfaLCR adult budget logo