Complementary Therapies - Level 3


Start:
September
Location:
Balliol Road Campus
Level:
3

Course Details

This course will develop higher level skills in a range of Complementary Therapies including specialist massage, aromatherapy and reflexology. You will also study anatomy, physiology and business practices, which will prepare you for employment as a therapist in a range of settings.

The course is mostly practical based which will give you the opportunity to develop your skills within our dedicated beauty salons. To support the development of practical skills and prepare you for further study or employment, you will also gain a knowledge of anatomy and physiology in relation to Complementary Therapies. You will gain insight in to establishing yourself as a therapist in a range of settings.

During the course you will also have the opportunity to undertake a high quality work placement.

The programme also includes studying Maths and English towards GCSE grade 9-4 (old grading system: A*-C) if you do not already have these grades.

  • Principles and Practice of Complementary Therapies
  • Business Practice for Complementary Therapies
  • Knowledge of Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies
  • Provide Body Massage for Complementary Therapies
  • Provide Aromatherapy for Complementary Therapies
  • Provide Reflexology for Complementary Therapies
  • Healthy Eating and Wellbeing for the Complementary Therapy Client
Complementary Therapies - Level 3
1 year
  • University
  • Higher/Degree Apprenticeship
  • Employment
  • Beauty Therapist
  • Holistic Therapist
  • Physiotherapist
  • Salon or Spa Manager
  • Spa Attendant
  • Mobile Therapist
  • Cruise Liner Therapist

Entry Requirements

How much will this course cost me?

Aged 16-18

Free.

Aged 19+

There may be fees associated with this course.

You may be eligible to have some or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Financial Support (all ages)

You may be eligible to receive financial support for course fees, travel and childcare. Please visit our Student Finance page for more information.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions that we are often asked:

If you are aged 16-18 then the majority of our courses are free for you to study. If you are aged 19+ then there may be fees associated with the course. You may be eligible to have some, or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

You do not have to let a lack of money stop you from coming to Hugh Baird College. We have bursaries and grants in place to help support those students that may find it more difficult to cover the costs of participating in further education, these include help with things such as tuition fees, childcare and travel. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

No. We can enrol students from any area. Public transport links are good too, so the College is easy to get to from all across Merseyside.

Please contact our independent Careers Advisors. Call 0151 353 4444 or email careers@hughbaird.ac.uk.