The aim of the ITEC Diploma in Reflexology for the Complementary Therapist is to enable Learners to gain the necessary practical & theoretical skills in order to provide reflexology treatments to the general public and to gain employment in the Reflexology Industry.
What is Reflexology?
Reflexology is the study of reflexes of the feet that correspond to the various parts of the body. These reflexes are found on the Feet, Hands and Ears.
What do I gain from this qualification?
An ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology for the Complementary Therapist.
What do I call myself after I gain this qualification?
A Reflexology Practitioner or a Reflexologist.
The Diploma in Reflexology Course Structure is:
Made up of 3 stages
- Stage 1: Introduction into Reflexology and studying the Reflexes on the feet.
- Stage 2: Reflexology of the Feet and Hand Reflexology.
- Stage 3: Integrated Reflexology and Ear Reflexology.
Each stage must be done in order, 1, 2 & 3.
What is my commitment?
You need to allow time for approx 1200 hour course, approx 20 hours per week for one year.
This course is blended learning that is some theory on line and block courses based in Nelson.
To complete the ITEC Qualification in the Diploma in Reflexology; the students must attend at least 2 of the 3 week block courses in Nelson held in person.
The three weeks are spread over the year, being 12 weeks apart beginning in March of each year and finishing in October. The teaching week runs from Monday through to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
Case study work and other assessment documents are done outside classroom hours using the learning platform provided which includes videos and other tutorial support. Class size is limited to no more than 6 students per class.
Who is this course designed for?
It was designed for:
1. People who know nothing at all about Reflexology. 2. Practitioners who are already qualified in Aromatherapy, Massage, Beauty therapy etc. who want to add another skill and recognised qualification to their practice. 3. Nurses, Doctors, Aged Care Support Staff, etc. Who are curious to know more about Reflexology on the feet, hands and ears to assist with upskilling hours or to be curious about a new skill set.
When can I start?
Week 1: 27th March to 31st March 2023
Week 2: 12th June to 16th June 2023
Week 3: 4th September to 8th September 2023