Holistic Therapy – Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies

The content of this qualification is comprised of all the required elements to work effectively as a complementary therapist: anatomy, physiology and pathology, principles and practice of complementary therapies including health and safety, client care, client consultation and business principles. The Level 3 Diploma is a technical level qualification that provides learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work as an employed or self employed therapist.

You will study these units as part of the course: 


  • Business practice for complementary therapies

  • Principles and practice of complementary therapies

  • Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathway for complementary therapies

  • Provide body massage for complementary therapies

  • Provide aromatherapy for complementary therapies

  • Provide reflexology for complementary therapies


  • A Level 2 Diploma in Complementary Therapies and Level 2 English qualification are required.

  • Acceptance onto this course is subject to successful guidance interview

Start Date(s)

  • September

Course Duration

  • One year


  • The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies provides progression opportunities to specialist complementary therapy qualifications at Level 4. Alternatively you may wish to seek employment as a Massage Therapist/Practitioner, Aromatherapist, Reflexologist or a Complementary Therapist.

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