VTCT Level 3 Award in The Origins of Massage And Principles of Complementary and Alternative Medicine

During this distance learning course you will learn how complementary therapies and alternative medicine have developed since ancient civilisations and how they are used in society and health care today.  Consisting of a comprehensive workbook, with questions throughout, you will be able build up your knowledge in this interesting subject, looking at therapies such as massage, herbalism, aromatherapy and reflexology.

Once you have satisfactorily completed the written tasks you will be awarded your qualification.

This course is aimed at those who have an interest in holistic therapies and want to have an improved overall knowledge of the subject.

 Duration: This course is dictated by you

Pre-requisites:  No entry requirements

Cost:  £130 plus £16 VTCT fee if you are not already registered with them.  


 Student progression: Once you have completed this course, you may wish to train in a variety of therapies such as body massage, reflexology, pre-blend aromatherapy, Indian head massage, and thermal auricular therapy.

Career path:  with additional beauty or holistic qualifications you could become a mobile therapist, work in a salon, room or from home

 Included in the course:

  • A comprehensive workbook.
  • Questions throughout.
  • Detailed tutor feedback and online support.
  • Fully qualified tutors.
  • The VTCT Level 3 Award once completed.

Additional costs:  No extra costs

 Course contents:

  • The development and diversity of massage.
  • The popularity, scope and availability of therapies.
  • The differences between complementary, alternative and allopathic medicine.
  • Progression routes when working in complementary and alternative medicine.

To find out more information on this long distance learning course please contact:

Holistic Therapies Enquiries Mobile: 07824 337333
Holistic Therapies Enquiries Email: holistics@wsbht.co.uk