Holistic Therapy – Level 2 Diploma in Complementary Therapies

The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Complementary Therapies is an introductory qualification that has been designed to prepare you for a career in complementary therapies. This qualification will develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles and practice and clinic services and business awareness required for complementary therapies. Furthermore you will learn about anatomy, physiology and healthy eating. You will also learn basic massage techniques.

You will study these units as part of the course: 


  • Introduction to clinic services and business awareness for complementary therapies.

  • Introduction to principles and practice of complementary therapies.

  • Knowledge of anatomy and physiology for complementary therapies.

  • Provide basic massage therapy techniques for complementary therapies.

  • Provide basic aromatherapy techniques using pre-blended oils.

  • Provide basic reflexology techniques.

  • Introduction to healthy eating and wellbeing for the complementary therapy client.


  • A Level 2 English qualification is required.

  • Acceptance onto this course is subject to successful guidance interview

Start Date(s)

  • September

Course Duration

  • One year


  • On completion of this course you may choose to undertake further study: qualifications you may wish to progression onto include Level 3 Diplomas in Complementary Therapies, Aromatherapy, Reflexology or Massage.

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