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Reflexology

Start :               Wednesday 4th October 2017 9.30

 

Fee:                 1200 plus ITEC exam fees

 

Holidays:         Mid-Term;                              1st-3rd Nov

                        Christmas;                               15th Dec-8th Jan

                        Mid-Term;                               14th-16th Feb

                        Easter;                                     23rd Mar-9th April

 

Our training is also approved by IRI, and ARCHTI, certificates will be issued by ITEC.

Students who don’t already have a qualification in Anatomy & Physiology and Business and Professional Conduct will also have to take these modules.

 

ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology Specification

The main aim of the ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology is to enable Learners to gain the necessary practical and theoretical skills in order to provide Reflexology treatments to the general public and to gain employment in the Complementary Therapy Industry. This qualification is suitable for Learners aged 16 and over and is designed to provide occupational competence at Level 3. It also provides a sound platform into further training at Level 3 and 4

Content

The main skills the Learner will perform are:

• Reflexology - to include carrying out a visual analysis of the feet, relaxation techniques, supporting the feet correctly, a variety of Reflexology techniques such as thumb walking, finger walking, pivot, hook and rocking, adapting the techniques to suit the client’s specific needs, maintaining professional posture and locating zones, transfer lines and cross reflexes on the hands and feet

The Learner will also learn about related health and safety and client care and communication which is essential in order to work and be successful in the Industry

This qualification also provides:

  • The related knowledge and understanding required to perform the Reflexology skills listed above effectively in particular the anatomy and physiology of the skin, nails, feet and common diseases and disorders that may affect when a client should or should not receive treatment
  • Opportunities for Learners to focus on the development of their wider skills in a Reflexology setting, such as communicating with clients, working with others and problem solving
  • Opportunities for Learners to develop a range of skills, techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in employment as a Reflexologist

This Qualification combines the full range of skills and knowledge for the Learner seeking employment or self-employment as a Reflexologist at Level 3

This Qualification is listed in the Ofqual Register of Qualifications
This Qualification contains all the skills and knowledge required for employability at Level 3

Learners may progress on to qualifications at Level 3 such as the ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy, ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Massage and ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Thai Massage

This qualification does not form part of an Apprenticeship

This qualification is recognised by all relevant professional bodies within the Complementary Therapy Industry for membership and insurance purposes at Level 3

 

ITEC Unit Number

Unit Title

Guided Learning (GL)

1

Anatomy & Physiology

100

4

Reflexology

75

22

Professional Conduct & Business Awareness

50

Total Guided Learning – 225
Total Qualification Time (TQT) - 425

Total Qualification Time (TQT)

Total Qualification Time is the number of notional hours which represents an estimate of the total amount of time that could reasonably be expected to be required, in order for a Learner to achieve and demonstrate the achievement of the level of attainment necessary for the award of the qualification

Assessment

This qualification will be externally assessed using a range of assessment methods as set out in the table below:-

Table 1

ITEC Unit Number

Unit Title

Assessment

Grading

1

Anatomy & Physiology

50 MCQ Paper

Pass 50% - 74%
Merit 75% - 89% Distinction 90% - 100%

4

Reflexology

Practical Examination

Case studies 10 clients x 4 treatments (40 treatments)

plus
50 MCQ Paper or online

Pass 60% - 74%
Merit 75% - 89% Distinction 90% - 100%

Pass or Refer

Pass 60% - 74%
Merit 75% - 89% Distinction 90% - 100%

22

Professional Conduct & Business Awareness

50 MCQ Paper or online

Pass 60% - 74%
Merit 75% - 89% Distinction 90% - 100%