VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy

VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy

VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy

Course Overview: 

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a beauty massage therapist. This qualification is designed for learners aged 16 years or over and will support you to gain employment as a beauty massage therapist, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. Entry onto this qualification can be via previous attainment of a Level 2 qualification in beauty therapy and/or a successful skills test and interview.

This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty massage therapist including mandatory units covering the following: body massage, pre-blended aromatherapy, client care, stone therapy, health and safety, Indian head massage.

Throughout this qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology, health and safety, client care and massage medium products. You will develop a range of technical skills enabling you to provide a variety of relaxing massage treatments using different techniques. You will also develop interpersonal skills that will assist you to communicate effectively with clients.

Practical units cover : Body Massage, Indian Head Massage, Pre-blend Aromatherapy, Stone Therapy

Theory units cover: Monitor procedures to safely control work operations, Maintaining Personal Health and Wellbeing, Origins of Massage and Principles of Complementary and Alternative Medicine.

Duration: Dictated by the student, as each element is studied separately during weekdays, weekends and evenings depending on the element or 8 days a over 16 weeks period

Pre-requisites:  A qualification in Anatomy & Physiology which can be studied through The WSBHT as a distance learning course at £80.

Cost: £1250.00 plus £14 for log book

Career Path: Further education, mobile therapist, salon, room at home

Included in the course :

Course training manual
A relaxed, informal and professional atmosphere in which to learn
Fully qualified and experienced lecturers
Support and guidance during and on completion of the course
Liquid refreshment
VTCT qualification

Additional costs: Oils £40. (You will need the use of a massage to couch to practice at home)

Qualification: Once you have successfully completed the course, you will receive

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy