Do you have a keen interest in therapy treatments, combined with the holistic approach to health and wellbeing, and enjoy working with people? If so, this could be the course for you.
In recent years there has been a considerable increase in interest and demand for complementary and holistic therapies; growth is expected to continue, providing employment opportunities to meet the demand from those seeking alternative ways to reduce stress and enhance feelings of general well-being.
This advanced level course develops skills involved within complementary therapies, including a variety of massage techniques, stress management and health and wellbeing. It will encourage you to examine alternative methods of enhancing general health and allow you to gain experience and confidence working with clients. The course is delivered by our dedicated lecturing team, who have high-level skills and wide experience within the holistic and complementary therapies profession.
You'll be able to participate in volunteering opportunities throughout the year, offering treatments in a variety of settings.
The course aim is to produce qualified practitioners, eligible for professional membership and insurance as a Complementary Therapist. The qualification will also provide possible entry to HND, and then progression to degree level courses.
This course is placed on the Scottish Credit Qualifications Framework at Level 7. For more information on the framework visit: www.scqf.org.uk/the-framework/.