Qualification Information

VTCT Product Code: AC30405 GLH: 296 Age Restriction: 16
Qualification Number: 600/4840/2 Units: 4 - 5 Registration End Date: 31st Jul 2021
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
Paragon Nail and Beauty Training Academy 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
Any Driver Ltd Bristol 07741 642262 Visit website Bristol, City of
Mendip School of Mind and Body Work 07876 192 142 Visit website Bristol, City of
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - Filton Campus 0117 909 2357 Visit website Bristol, City of
Buckinghamshire College Group - Aylesbury Campus 01296 588588 Visit website Buckinghamshire
Have Training 07787 532827 Visit website Cambridgeshire
Burghley Academy 01733 341878 Visit website Cambridgeshire - Peterborough
Cheshire College - South & West 01270 654654 Visit website Cheshire - Cheshire East
Pathways - Macclesfield 07817937090 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
Devine Cosmetics Training Academy 07799 920203 Visit website Cheshire - Halton
CTIA Ltd 01925 242814 Visit website Cheshire - Warrington
Cornwall Adult Education 01872 323033 Visit website Cornwall
Cornwall Adult Education - Camelford 01288 356629 Visit website Cornwall
Cornwall College - Camborne Campus 01209 611611 Visit website Cornwall
Cornwall College - St Austell Campus 01726 226746 Visit website Cornwall
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 814700 Visit website Cumbria
Professional Therapy Training 01539 592963 Visit website Cumbria
Chesterfield College 01246 500500 Visit website Derbyshire
Infinity Training Academy 07971987940 Visit website Derbyshire
Pro MUA Training 07973249093 Visit website Derbyshire
Derby College 0800 028 0289 Visit website Derbyshire - Derby
East Midlands College of Beauty & Complementary Therapies 01332 368333 Visit website Derbyshire - Derby
Progress to Excellence Limited - Derby 1 & 2 01462 488218 Visit website Derbyshire - Derby
Achievement Training 01752 202266 Visit website Devon
City College Plymouth 01752 305300 Visit website Devon
Holistic Therapies Training 01237 472109 Visit website Devon
Lotus Spa Centre 01626 369813 Visit website Devon
Petroc - Barnstaple Campus 01271 338157 Visit website Devon
Weymouth College 01305 761100 Visit website Dorset
The Bournemouth and Poole College of FE 01202 205205 Visit website Dorset - Bournemouth
Derwentside College 01207 585 900 Visit website Durham
Northern Care Training Ltd (NCT) 0191 587 4570 Visit website Durham
K2U Therapies Clinic & Training Academy 07855 175726 Visit website Durham - Darlington
Acacia Training Limited - Lincolnshire Beauty Therapy and Make-up Academy Ltd (Hull) 07745 437513 Visit website East Riding of Yorkshire - Kingston upon Hull
Acacia Training Ltd - Hull Beauty Therapy & Make up Academy Visit website East Riding of Yorkshire - Kingston upon Hull
Hull Beauty Therapy and Make-up Academy Ltd 07745437513 Visit website East Riding of Yorkshire - Kingston upon Hull
Lincolnshire Beauty Therapy and Make-up Academy Ltd (Hull) 07745437513 Visit website East Riding of Yorkshire - Kingston upon Hull
East Sussex College - Hastings 01424 458395 Visit website East Sussex
School of Massage & Physical Performance 01323 736187 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
Sussex School of Natural Therapies 07906 140674 Visit website East Sussex - Brighton and Hove
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 01702 671215 Visit website Essex - Southend-on-Sea
SH Holistic Training 07876 208656 Visit website Essex - Southend-on-Sea
SH Holistic Training LOS 07876 208656 Visit website Essex - Southend-on-Sea
Any Driver Ltd Gloucester 07989 777775 Visit website Gloucestershire
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
International Beauty and Holistic Academy 01452 414770 Visit website Gloucestershire
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - Stroud Campus 01453 763424 Visit website Gloucestershire
To the Point 07779873717 Visit website Gloucestershire
Bolton College 01204 482000 Visit website Greater Manchester - Bolton
Manchester School of Massage 0161 881 7171 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
Pathways - Wythenshawe 07817937090 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
The Central Manchester College of Health and Beauty 0161 236 7181 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
Pathway Rochdale Academy 01706 550287 Visit website Greater Manchester - Rochdale
Feel Good Futures LTD - Covent Garden 0333 577 1051 Visit website Greater Manchester - Stockport
Feel Good Futures LTD - Victoria House 0333 577 1051 Visit website Greater Manchester - Stockport
Progress to Excellence Limited - Stockport 01462 488218 Visit website Greater Manchester - Stockport
Progress to Excellence Limited - Stockport 2 07753453425 Visit website Greater Manchester - Stockport
The Full Spectrum Centre Limited 0161 711 0658 / 07734 255 666 Visit website Greater Manchester - Tameside
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
Basingstoke College of Technology 01256 354141 Visit website Hampshire
Calming Influences Ltd 023 8040 6672 Visit website Hampshire
Cottage Training Centre 01489 565176 Visit website Hampshire
Farnborough College of Technology 01252 407208 Visit website Hampshire
Hampshire Beauty Training 01264 748300 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
The Clinical Academy 03337777689 Visit website Hampshire - Portsmouth
West London School of Beauty - South 020 8755 4855 Visit website Hampshire - Portsmouth
Herefordshire and Ludlow College 0800 0321986 Visit website Herefordshire
Debut Training Academy - Ware 01992 848039 Visit website Hertfordshire
FTT Beauty and Training Centre 01727 768559 Visit website Hertfordshire
Holistic and Beauty Training @ The Rooms 01462 730297 Visit website Hertfordshire
The Isle of Wight College 01983 526631 Visit website Isle of Wight
Beauty Spot Training 01795 534989 Visit website Kent
Broadstairs College 01843 605040 Visit website Kent
Classical Complementary Therapy Training School 01795 533666 Visit website Kent
New Skills for Change 01732 220134 Visit website Kent
Reynolds Training Academy 01322 275807 Visit website Kent
Allen & Walden Kent College of Beauty Therapy 01634710227 Visit website Kent - Medway
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
House of Halteres Training Academy 0333 200 1569 Visit website Lancashire - Blackpool
Lumière College 07541 127326 Visit website Leicestershire
South Leicestershire College 0116 264 3555 Visit website Leicestershire
The Beverley Robinson School of Nails and Beauty 01664 567575 Visit website Leicestershire
Grantham College 01476 400226 Visit website Lincolnshire
Lincoln College 01522 876000 Visit website Lincolnshire
M&Arc Hair and Beauty Academy 01778 426262 Visit website Lincolnshire
University Academy Holbeach 01406 423042 Visit website Lincolnshire
Acacia Training Limited - Lincolnshire Beauty Therapy and Make Up Academy 07745 437513 Visit website Lincolnshire - North East 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
All About You Beauty Academy 07976211874 Visit website London - Bromley
Alison Angold Academy 07572 617340 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
London School of Massage - London 020 7700 3777 Visit website London - Islington
Centre for Advanced Studies T/A City of London College (London Bow Centre) 020 7247 2177 Visit website London - Tower Hamlets
Waltham Forest Adult Learning Service 020 8496 2974 Visit website London - Waltham Forest
The London School of Beauty and Make-up 02077769766 Visit website London, City of
Chill Out Training and Enterprise Ltd 0151 548 7730 Visit website Merseyside - Knowsley
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
Wirral Metropolitan College - Conway Park Campus 0151 551 7777 Visit website Merseyside - Wirral
Yve Holistic Training 07877 073 406 Visit website Norfolk
Central College of Health and Beauty Harrogate 01423 527994 Visit website North Yorkshire
Harrogate College 01423 879466 Visit website North Yorkshire
The Powder Rooms Beauty Academy 07799730354 Visit website North Yorkshire - Middlesbrough
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
Nottingham College 0115 910 0100 Visit website Nottinghamshire - Nottingham
Abingdon and Witney College - Abingdon Campus 01235 216415 Visit website Oxfordshire
Tonic Massage Training 07766 801939 Visit website Oxfordshire
SBC Training 01743 718586 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 07956 371542 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
The Sheffield School of Health and Beauty 0114 275 0201 Visit website South Yorkshire - Sheffield
Hart Training 07825 285688 Visit website Staffordshire
Stoke on Trent College - Cauldon Campus 01782 208208 Visit website Staffordshire - Stoke-on-Trent
ATA Beauty - Advanced Training Academy Ltd 07040001234 Visit website Suffolk
Lowestoft College 01502 525005 Visit website Suffolk
West Suffolk College 01284 701301 Visit website Suffolk
bodyNsoul Beauty Salon & Training Centre 01276 36866 Visit website Surrey
Brooklands College - Omni Academy of Beauty Ltd 01932 23 23 22 Visit website Surrey
Omni Academy 01932 232322 Visit website Surrey
Newcastle City Learning 0191 277 1630 Visit website Tyne And Wear - Newcastle upon Tyne
Any Driver Ltd Birmingham 07909 777775 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
HHBTA Academy Birmingham 01452 729082 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
South and City College Birmingham - Hall Green Campus 0121 694 5000 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
Dudley College of Technology 01384 363000 Visit website West Midlands - Dudley
Pathway Walsall Academy 01922 870050 Visit website West Midlands - Walsall
Aspire Sussex - The Training Studio 01444 810710 Visit website West Sussex
Aspire Sussex Ltd - Burgess Hill 01444 810710 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
EMD UK Ltd - Bradford 01274 945595 Visit website West Yorkshire - Bradford
Pathway Bradford Training Centre 0121 707 0550 Visit website West Yorkshire - Bradford
Any Driver Ltd Halifax 07989 777775 Visit website West Yorkshire - Calderdale
Institute of Healing 01422 845866 Visit website West Yorkshire - Calderdale
Acacia Training Ltd - Batley 01924 420010 Visit website West Yorkshire - Kirklees
EMD UK Ltd 0113 249 4369 Visit website West Yorkshire - Kirklees
Ixion Holdings (Contracts) Limited 01924 420010 Visit website West Yorkshire - Kirklees
Pathway First Ltd t/a Pathway Group 01924 420010 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
A 2 Zen Academy 01924 831114 Visit website West Yorkshire - Wakefield
GDA Therapies Training Academy 07791 604827 Visit website West Yorkshire - Wakefield
Trinity Park Treatment Rooms And Training 01924370639 Visit website West Yorkshire - Wakefield
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
Green Labyrinth Training 01793 236245 Visit website Wiltshire - Swindon
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
JBH training Ltd 07712 649091 Visit website Worcestershire
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 +353 1 458 6603 Visit website Ireland
Elite Academy +353 868593695 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
Park Lane Beauty Training Academy 01624 611666 Visit website Isle of Man
University College Isle of Man 01624 648208 Visit website Isle of Man
Highlands College 01534 608608 Visit website Jersey
Elizir Beauty School +356 9942 5563 Visit website Malta
Peach & Sorrel Beauty Academy +356 2144 6640 Visit website Malta
Decorum Aesthetics NI 028 9122 6426 Visit website Ards and North Down
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
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 West College - Enniskillen Campus 0845 603 1881 Visit website Fermanagh and Omagh
South West College - Omagh Campus 0845 603 1881 Visit website Fermanagh and Omagh
South Eastern Regional College - Lisburn Campus 028 9266 7725 Visit website Lisburn and Castlereagh
South West College - Dungannon Campus 0845 603 1881 Visit website Mid-Ulster
Southern Regional College - Newry Campus 0300 123 1223 Visit website Newry, Mourne And Down
START with touch 07845 371927 Visit website Falkirk
Energise Therapies Training Academy - Glasgow 07889 815165 Visit website Glasgow City
Erasure Skin LTD. 07444474030 Visit website Glasgow City
Glasgow Clyde College - Cardonald Campus 0141 272 3333 Visit website Glasgow City
KZN Beauty Training Institute +27 31 8280464 Visit website South Africa
Bridgend College 01656 302302 Visit website Bridgend
In The Pink! Therapies And Training 07740 774590 Visit website Caerphilly
In The Pink! Therapies And Training (Cwmcarn) 07740774590 Visit website Caerphilly
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
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 Newtown College 0845 408 6200 Visit website Powys
Coleg y Cymoedd - Nantgarw 01443 662800 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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