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Aromatherapy involves using the therapeutic benefits of Essential Oils and utilising these properties to produce massage blends, creams, lotions, sprays and vapours to produce their effects on the body.
Aromatherapy is possibly the most versatile massage course and one which can be used by itself or integrated with other therapies and treatment modalities such as Sports Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Indian Head Massage & Reflexology.
Our Aromatherapy courses are taught by professional and practising Aromatherapists who are all trained above the taught level and who are passionate about the subject. Each Aromatherapy course lecturer will impart a wealth of information from their own massage practice as well as using accelerated training methods and NLP techniques to facilitate your learning of the subject.
This ITEC Aromatherapy course (Level 3, QCF) provides the firm foundation for the professional practice in Aromatherapy.
It is a well recognised qualification which on completion, will allow the practitioner to obtain full professional insurance and gain employment.
What will I Learn on this Aromatherapy Course ...
This Aromatherapy course will follow the ITEC Aromatherapy (Level 3 QCF) syllabus through formal lectures, practicals, home assignments and case studies.
The course will include:
History & development of Aromatherapy
Why and how Aromatherapy works
Physiological therapeutic effects of essential oils & aromatherapy
Exploration of some living plants from which aromatherapy oils are made from
A knowledge of carrier oils
In depth knowledge of over 40 essential oils
Use, care and storage of essential oils
How to blend Aromatherapy oils to suit a client
Utilise your current Massage Routine
The holistic approach - treating the whole person
Contraindications to Aromatherapy Massage
Basic knowledge and recognition of skin types
Professionalism, Ethics and Hygiene
Aromatherapy Course Prerequisites ...
Students must hold an accredited and approved diploma in Anatomy, Physiology & Body Massage (incl. Business Theory) or higher.
Please make sure you have active/recent knowledge of a full massage routine.
If you are unsure of your current course qualifications, please call the office to find out if these can count towards this diploma. We will do our best to find out ways in which we can help you to successfully complete this Aromatherapy Massage course and become a professional and qualified Aromatherapist.
Aromatherapy Massage Course Length...
This Aromatherapy course is taught as a fast track and intensive program.
It is covered over a total period of 6 days spaced over 2-3 months thus allowing you time to revise and complete your aromatherapy case studies.
There is home study and case history assignments which have to be completed in conjunction with the formal lectures and practicals.
Aromatherapy Course Exams ...
A practical examination lasting 1 hour (by a visiting external ITEC Examiner)
60 completed home case studies (thorough guidance given during lectures)
Opportunities on Completing this Aromatherapy Course ...
Upon successful completion of our ITEC Aromatherapy courses, students have gone onto:
Open their own private practice treating clients from home
Work in Health Clubs, Hotels, Ski Resorts (abroad) or offer mobile visiting massage treatments
Treat clients using aromatherapy massage oils and give advice on its use.
ITEC is a leading international specialist examination board, providing quality qualifications in Complementary Therapies, Sports & Fitness Training. It is approved as an Awarding Organisation (AO) in the UK. As such all QCF qualifications are approved on the Qualifications Credit Framework.
Our ITEC Aromatherapy courses are recognised by major insurance companies and practitioner insurance is available upon successful completion of this aromatherapy course.
Successful completion of this diploma course will provide you with the title of "Aromatherapist", and the knowledge and techniques needed to give a professional and safe Aromatherapy treatment.
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Eligibility: Open to anyone with a Level 3 QCF qualification in Massage