Qualification Information

VTCT Product Code: AC30405 GLH: 266 - 296 Age Restriction: 16
Qualification Number: 600/4840/2 Units: 4 - 5 Registration End Date: 31st Jul 2019
Level: 3 Minimum Credits: 63

Additional Information

Minimum Guided Learning Hours (GLH)


The minimum guided learning hours (GLH) to achieve this qualification is 266 GLH.

Primary outcome


The primary outcome of the VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology is to confirm your competence as a reflexologist in the complementary therapy sector. All the units in this qualification relate directly to the specific job role of a reflexologist.

Overview


The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a reflexologist. This qualification is designed for learners aged 16 years or over and will support you to gain employment as a reflexologist, 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 complementary 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 reflexologist including, mandatory units covering the following: knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice and business practice, anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies. You will also develop your understanding and practical skills to competently provide reflexology treatments.

Throughout this qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology, health and safety, and client care. You will also develop a range of technical skills enabling you to use reflexology techniques for relaxation and to promote self-healing for your clients. You will also develop interpersonal skills that will assist you to communicate effectively with clients.

What could this qualification lead to?


This qualification will confirm your competence for employment as a reflexologist. You will also be eligible to join a professional association and gain insurance as a reflexologist. Career opportunities as a reflexologist exist in a variety of contexts, including:

- Working in commercial complementary therapy clinics
- Working a commercial spa or salon
- Working in the NHS in hospitals and care homes
- Working independently/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings

Who supports this qualification?


This qualification is based on the complementary therapy National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is recognised by the UK's leading professional association, the British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) as being fit for purpose for preparing you for a career as a reflexologist. Holders of this qualification are eligible to become a professional member of BABTAC. Further information on BABTAC membership can be found on their website.



Qualification Structure

Additional - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 0 components and earn a minimum of 0 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UV31303 J/503/7747 Healthy eating and well being for the complementary therapy client 3 6 30

Mandatory - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 4 components and earn a minimum of 63 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UV31267 L/503/7779 Business practice for complementary therapies 3 12 60
UV31268 A/503/7776 Principles and practice of complementary therapies 3 13 30
UV31299 R/503/7640 Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies 3 13 94
UV31302 K/503/7725 Provide reflexology for complementary therapies 3 25 112

*For full details of the Rules of Combination for this qualification please see the Qualification Specification/Record of Assessment book.

Documents


*To find specifications for individual units, click on the "Structure" tab of your chosen qualification, select the unit code in the left hand column and on the new page click on the "Download unit book" tab under the unit title.

Centres approved to run this qualification

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NB: The location displayed for each centre is based upon the centre's main address. The location displayed is not necessarily the only location that the centre can deliver VTCT qualifications from. For further information on a centre's delivery capabilities please select the centre's website address.

Centre Name Telephone Website Location
D.S Edens Education and Training +357 25 104374 Visit website Cyprus
Revolution Academy - Hair and Beauty Training Centre +357 26 930166 Visit website Cyprus
The Holistic Academy (Bedfordshire) 07501 111758 Visit website Bedfordshire - Central Bedfordshire
Barnfield College 01582 569500 Visit website Bedfordshire - Luton
Bedfordshire Beauty Academy 01582 451582 Visit website Bedfordshire - Luton
Holistic Beauty Academy 07876 680133 Visit website Berkshire - Reading
Newbury College 01635 584500 Visit website Berkshire - West Berkshire
Beauty Workshop Training 0118 978 6900 Visit website Berkshire - Wokingham
Positive Living School of Natural Therapies 01761 411043 Visit website Bristol, City of
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - Filton Campus 0117 909 2357 Visit website Bristol, City of
Aylesbury College 01296 588588 Visit website Buckinghamshire
Have Training 07787 532827 Visit website Cambridgeshire
Burghley Academy 01733 341878 Visit website Cambridgeshire - Peterborough
Peterborough Regional College 0845 872 8722 Visit website Cambridgeshire - Peterborough
South Cheshire College 01270 654654 Visit website Cheshire - Cheshire East
Advanced Aesthetics Training Centre 07949 240852 Visit website Cheshire - Cheshire West and Chester
Greenhouse Therapies 01244 637851 Visit website Cheshire - Cheshire West and Chester
Mid-Cheshire College 01606 74444 Visit website Cheshire - Cheshire West and Chester
Cosmetic Treatments & Injectables Academy - CTIA Ltd 07827 443233 Visit website Cheshire - Warrington
Sylvia Hodge College of Health and Beauty 01925 652502 Visit website Cheshire - Warrington
Truro College 01872 267000 Visit website Cornwall
Truro College - Tregye Campus 01872 267156 Visit website Cornwall
Angelique Beauty & Holistic Academy 01229 821411 Visit website Cumbria
Kendal College 01539 814620 Visit website Cumbria
Newton Rigg College 01768 893400 Visit website Cumbria
Professional Therapy Training 01539 592963 Visit website Cumbria
Chesterfield College 01246 500500 Visit website Derbyshire
Infinity Training Academy 01530 812609 Visit website Derbyshire
East Midlands College of Beauty & Complementary Therapies 01332 368333 Visit website Derbyshire - Derby
Holistic Therapies Training 01237 423006 Visit website Devon
Lotus Spa Centre 01626 369813 Visit website Devon
Petroc - Barnstaple Campus 01271 338157 Visit website Devon
South Devon College 01803 540485 Visit website Devon - Torbay
KBJ Training 01202 266055 Visit website Dorset
Weymouth College 01305 761100 Visit website Dorset
The Bournemouth and Poole College of FE 01202 205205 Visit website Dorset - Bournemouth
Northern Care Training Ltd (NCT) 0191 587 4570 Visit website Durham
Darlington College 01325 503072 Visit website Durham - Darlington
K2U Therapies Clinic & Training Academy 07855 175726 Visit website Durham - Darlington
3FIFTY3 Ltd 07498 403977 Visit website Durham - Stockton-on-Tees
Sussex Coast College Hastings 01424 458395 Visit website East Sussex
Brighton Holistics 01273 672690 Visit website East Sussex - Brighton and Hove
Greater Brighton Metropolitan College 01273 667788 Visit website East Sussex - Brighton and Hove
Purple Turtle Academy 01273 447891 Visit website East Sussex - Brighton and Hove
Adult Community Learning - Basildon 0333 013 8980 Visit website Essex
Adult Community Learning - Brentwood 03330137602 Visit website Essex
Adult Community Learning - Colchester 01206 798488 Visit website Essex
Adult Community Learning - Witham 01376 516533 Visit website Essex
Debut Training Academy Ltd 01268 560552 Visit website Essex
Hair & Beauty Skills Academy 07805 170998 Visit website Essex
Neroli School of Beauty Therapy 01245 400509 Visit website Essex
The Angel Academy of Teaching and Training 020 8508 2243 Visit website Essex
SW Holistic Training 01702 520539 Visit website Essex - Southend-on-Sea
Cheltenham School of Complementary Therapy & Beauty 01242 255440 Visit website Gloucestershire
Forest Oasis 07909 766542 Visit website Gloucestershire
Hayden Health and Beauty Training Academy 0844 335 0152 Visit website Gloucestershire
II Intuitive 01594 846293 Visit website Gloucestershire
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - Stroud Campus 01453 769424 Visit website Gloucestershire
Bolton College 01204 482000 Visit website Greater Manchester - Bolton
Manchester School of Massage 0161 881 7171 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
Newall Green High School - Sixth Form Centre 0161 234 4654 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
The Beauty Academy - Manchester 0845 601 8272 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
The Central Manchester College of Health and Beauty 0161 236 7181 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
Oldham College 0161 785 4070 Visit website Greater Manchester - Oldham
Orchid Massage Academy 07903 835898 Visit website Greater Manchester - Rochdale
Progress to Excellence Limited - Stockport 01462 488218 Visit website Greater Manchester - Stockport
The Full Spectrum Centre Limited 0161 711 0658 Visit website Greater Manchester - Tameside
The Beauty Room 01257 400080 Visit website Greater Manchester - Wigan
Wigan and Leigh College 01942 761600 Visit website Greater Manchester - Wigan
Wigan and Leigh College - Leigh Campus 01942 761452 Visit website Greater Manchester - Wigan
Acacia Beauty Academy 01590 645547 Visit website Hampshire
AHEd - Peter Symonds College 01962 886166 Visit website Hampshire
Calming Influences Ltd 023 8040 6672 Visit website Hampshire
Cottage Training Centre 023 8178 6541 Visit website Hampshire
Farnborough College of Technology 01252 407208 Visit website Hampshire
Hampshire Beauty Training 01264 748300 Visit website Hampshire
Jane Bryan Beauty Training 01962 736451 Visit website Hampshire
The Academy of Beauty Therapy 01962 733352 Visit website Hampshire
The Academy of Beauty Therapy - Portsmouth 023 9207 0949 Visit website Hampshire - Portsmouth
West London School of Beauty - South 020 8755 4855 Visit website Hampshire - Portsmouth
Lipstick Powder & Paint 023 8194 2429 Visit website Hampshire - Southampton
Herefordshire and Ludlow College 01432 365235 Visit website Herefordshire
FTT Beauty and Training Centre 01727 768559 Visit website Hertfordshire
Holistic and Beauty Training @ The Rooms 01462 730297 Visit website Hertfordshire
Oaklands College 01727 737000 Visit website Hertfordshire
The Isle of Wight College 01983 526631 Visit website Isle of Wight
Allen & Walden Kent College of Beauty Therapy 01474 353536 Visit website Kent
Chartered Complementary Therapy Training School 01795 533666 Visit website Kent
East Kent College - Dover 01304 244303 Visit website Kent
East Kent College - Folkestone 01303 858216 Visit website Kent
Enabling Development Opportunities Ltd 01543 458580 Visit website Kent
Reynolds Training Academy 01322 275807 Visit website Kent
UK Beauty Schools Ltd - Kent 01634 827677 Visit website Kent - Medway
Deep Training Academy 01254 822832 Visit website Lancashire
Preston Therapy Centre 07796 297071 Visit website Lancashire
Preston's College 01772 225001 Visit website Lancashire
West Lancashire College 01695 52300 Visit website Lancashire
Blackpool and the Fylde College - Bispham Campus 01253 504625 Visit website Lancashire - Blackpool
Lumière College 07541 127326 Visit website Leicestershire
South Leicestershire College 0116 264 3555 Visit website Leicestershire
Silk Powder 0116 270 7692 Visit website Leicestershire - Leicester
Boston College Spalding 01775 715880 Visit website Lincolnshire
Gainsborough College 01427 617471 Visit website Lincolnshire
Grantham College 01476 400226 Visit website Lincolnshire
Lincoln College 01522 876000 Visit website Lincolnshire
New College Stamford 01780 484300 Visit website Lincolnshire
University Academy Holbeach 01406 423042 Visit website Lincolnshire
Lincolnshire Beauty Therapy and Make-up Academy Ltd 07745 437513 Visit website Lincolnshire - North Lincolnshire
Enhance Training 020 8303 9222 Visit website London - Bexley
Working Men's College - Studio 101 020 7255 4700 Visit website London - Camden
Touch of Beauty and Holistic Therapy Training Centre 020 8578 3542 Visit website London - Ealing
The Beauty Training Centre Ltd 07943 868678 Visit website London - Enfield
London School of Massage - Harrow 020 7700 3777 Visit website London - Harrow
Handz-on-Training, Therapy & Education Ltd 01708 452752 Visit website London - Havering
Therapy Learning Centre 07956 539922 Visit website London - Havering
West London School of Beauty 020 8755 4855 Visit website London - Hounslow
London School of Massage - London 020 7700 3777 Visit website London - Islington
Nikki's Beauty Academy 020 8553 0868 Visit website London - Redbridge
Centre for Advanced Studies T/A City of London College (London Bow Centre) 020 7247 2177 Visit website London - Tower Hamlets
East London Beauty Academy 020 8981 2558 Visit website London - Tower Hamlets
Waltham Forest Adult Learning Service 020 8496 2974 Visit website London - Waltham Forest
Newsham Liverpool Adult Learning Centre 0151 233 1809 Visit website Merseyside - Liverpool
Park Road Liverpool Adult Learning Centre 0151 233 8539 Visit website Merseyside - Liverpool
The City of Liverpool College 0151 252 1515 Visit website Merseyside - Liverpool
Style International School of Beauty 01704 808089 Visit website Merseyside - Sefton
Wirral Metropolitan College - Conway Park Campus 0151 551 7777 Visit website Merseyside - Wirral
Central College of Health and Beauty Harrogate 01423 527994 Visit website North Yorkshire
Harrogate College 01423 879466 Visit website North Yorkshire
The York School of Holistic Therapies 01904 655550 Visit website North Yorkshire - York
York Holistic Training 07565 708918 Visit website North Yorkshire - York
Essential Beauty Academy (North East) Limited 07825 337342 Visit website Northumberland
Skills North East Limited 0191 250 4590 Visit website Northumberland
Essential Solutions School of Complementary Therapies 07910 332811 Visit website Nottinghamshire
Newark College 01636 680680 Visit website Nottinghamshire
Abingdon and Witney College - Abingdon Campus 01235 216220 Visit website Oxfordshire
Shrewsbury Colleges Group - Shrewsbury College of Arts & Technology 01743 342342 Visit website Shropshire
Elite Beauty Academy 07729 633758 Visit website Somerset
Strode College 01458 844400 Visit website Somerset
The Zahara College 07595 752704 Visit website Somerset
Bath College 01225 312191 Visit website Somerset - Bath and North East Somerset
Beauty Oasis Training Centre 01934 642299 Visit website Somerset - North Somerset
Health Academics 01934 713625 Visit website Somerset - North Somerset
White Rose School of Health & Beauty - Barnsley 01226 786763 Visit website South Yorkshire - Barnsley
White Rose School of Health and Beauty - Doncaster 01302 367434 Visit website South Yorkshire - Doncaster
Aries Academy of Holistic Therapies 07936 506012 Visit website South Yorkshire - Rotherham
The Sheffield College 0114 260 2600 Visit website South Yorkshire - Sheffield
The Sheffield School of Health and Beauty 0114 275 0201 Visit website South Yorkshire - Sheffield
Buxton and Leek College - Leek Campus 0800 074 0099 Visit website Staffordshire
Stafford College 01785 223800 Visit website Staffordshire
Stoke on Trent College - Cauldon Campus 01782 208208 Visit website Staffordshire - Stoke-on-Trent
ATA Beauty - Advanced Training Academy Ltd 07572 268543 Visit website Suffolk
Industry Hair and Beauty Academy 01502 587219 Visit website Suffolk
Lowestoft College 01502 525005 Visit website Suffolk
bodyNsoul Beauty Salon & Training Centre 01276 36866 Visit website Surrey
Guildford College of Further and Higher Education 01483 448500 Visit website Surrey
Kingston College 020 8268 2550 Visit website Surrey
Omni Academy 01932 232322 Visit website Surrey
Omni Academy - AFA 0333 358 3559 Visit website Surrey
South and City College Birmingham - Hall Green Campus 0121 694 6311 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
West Midlands Nail and Beauty Academy 0121 794 0612 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
Dudley College of Technology 01384 363000 Visit website West Midlands - Dudley
Aspire Sussex Ltd - Burgess Hill 0345 601 0161 Visit website West Sussex
Freedom Therapies Training 01243 841174 Visit website West Sussex
Ashwood Beauty and Holistic Academy 01274 686330 Visit website West Yorkshire - Bradford
Institute of Healing 01422 845866 Visit website West Yorkshire - Calderdale
All About Hair & Beauty Academy 01484 422452 Visit website West Yorkshire - Kirklees
The White Rose School of Health and Beauty 01484 510625 Visit website West Yorkshire - Kirklees
The Central College of Health and Beauty - Leeds 0113 246 1966 Visit website West Yorkshire - Leeds
Wakefield College 01924 789789 Visit website West Yorkshire - Wakefield
Olive Training 01985 840093 Visit website Wiltshire
Swindon College 01793 491591 Visit website Wiltshire
The Holistic Academy 07762 845888 Visit website Wiltshire
Therapy Courses 01722 711603 Visit website Wiltshire
New College Swindon 01793 611470 Visit website Wiltshire - Swindon
Wiltshire School of Beauty and Holistic Therapy 01793 737733 Visit website Wiltshire - Swindon
Drift Away - Bewdley 07972 593065 Visit website Worcestershire
Education, Training, Health and Online Services 07712 649091 Visit website Worcestershire
2nd Image Academy +233 24 325 9079 Visit website Ghana
Blossom Kochhar College of Creative Arts and Design +91 26473050 Visit website India
De' Billiards Academy +91 9872825660 Visit website India
Euro Chroma Institute of Cosmetology +91 1141615040 Visit website India
ISAS International Beauty School +91 7507985007 Visit website India
Laurus Edutech Life Skills Private Limited +91 9790927896 Visit website India
Sidri International Academy for Beauty and Health Sciences +91 8860333825 Visit website India
Sidri International Academy for Skin, Hair and Nutrition +91 7838963383 Visit website India
Bali BISA (Bali International Spa Academy) +62 361 281 289 Visit website Indonesia
Churchtown Institute of Beauty & Holistic Training Ltd +353 1 458 6603 Visit website Ireland
Elite Hair & Beauty Academy +353 86 859 3699 Visit website Ireland
Essentials Holistic Centre +353 85 730 6332 Visit website Ireland
Gorey Institute of Beauty +353 53 943 0338 Visit website Ireland
Kerry College of Further Education +353 66 7121741 Visit website Ireland
University College Isle of Man 01624 648208 Visit website Isle of Man
Devine Beauty Training Academy 07700 735133 Visit website Jersey
Mysara Enterprise / Mysara Academy +60 12 850 5668 Visit website Malaysia
Elizir Beauty School +356 9942 5563 Visit website Malta
South Eastern Regional College - Bangor Campus 028 9127 6600 Visit website Ards and North Down
Southern Regional College - Armagh Campus 0300 123 1223 Visit website Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon
Southern Regional College - Lurgan Campus 0300 123 1223 Visit website Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon
Ashton Community Trust 028 9022 1022 Visit website Belfast
Bronwyn Conroy Beauty School - Belfast 028 9035 2662 Visit website Belfast
Conway Education Centre 028 9024 8543 Visit website Belfast
Conway Education Centre - Shankill Womens Centre 028 9024 0642 Visit website Belfast
North West Regional College - Limavady Campus 028 7127 8000 Visit website Causeway Coast and Glens
North West Regional College - Londonderry Campus 028 7127 8000 Visit website Derry and Strabane
North West Regional College - Strabane Campus 028 7127 8000 Visit website Derry and Strabane
South Eastern Regional College - Lisburn Campus 028 9266 7725 Visit website Lisburn and Castlereagh
South Eastern Regional College - Downpatrick Campus 028 4461 5815 Visit website Newry, Mourne and Down
Southern Regional College - Newry Campus 0300 123 1223 Visit website Newry, Mourne And Down
Academia de masaj - Kineto Didactica +40 7 40097933 Visit website Romania
Energise Therapies Training Academy - Glasgow 07889 815165 Visit website Glasgow City
Kzn Beauty Training Institute +27 31 8280464 Visit website South Africa
Coleg Gwent - Crosskeys Campus 01495 333460 Visit website Caerphilly
In The Pink! Therapies And Training 07740 774590 Visit website Caerphilly
Cardiff and Vale College - City Centre Campus 029 2025 0450 Visit website Cardiff
Coleg Sir Gar - Graig Campus 01554 748000 Visit website Carmarthenshire
West Shires School of Complementary Health 01267 231212 Visit website Carmarthenshire
Grwp Llandrillo Menai - Coleg Llandrillo 01492 546666 Visit website Conwy
Coleg Cambria - Deeside Campus 0300 303 0007 Visit website Flintshire
Grwp Llandrillo Menai - Coleg Menai 01248 370125 Visit website Gwynedd
Designed For Beauty 01600 719219 Visit website Monmouthshire
Neath Port Talbot College - Coleg Castell Nedd Port Talbot 01639 648200 Visit website Neath Port Talbot
Coleg Gwent - Newport Campus 01633 466000 Visit website Newport
HB Training Wales Ltd 01437 765597 Visit website Pembrokeshire
Pembrokeshire College 01437 753000 Visit website Pembrokeshire
NPTC Group - Brecon 0845 408 6400 Visit website Powys
NPTC Group - Newtown 0845 408 6200 Visit website Powys
Coleg y Cymoedd - Nantgarw 01443 662800 Visit website Rhondda Cynon Taff
Coleg y Cymoedd - Rhondda 01443 663202 Visit website Rhondda Cynon Taff
The College Merthyr Tydfil 01685 726000 Visit website Rhondda Cynon Taff
Gower College Swansea 01792 284049 Visit website Swansea
Coleg Gwent - Pontypool Campus 01495 333100 Visit website Torfaen
Cardiff and Vale College - Barry Campus 01446 725000 Visit website Vale of Glamorgan

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