ITEC Complementary Therapies

Course Content

Within the ITEC Complementary Therapies course you will learn practical skills and knowledge in the following areas: Aromatherapy; Carrying Out Massage; Using Essential Oils; Holistic massage; Reflexology; On-site Massage; Business Awareness & Professional Conduct; Indian Head Massage; Anatomy & Physiology and Hot Stone Therapy. Workbooks and essential equipment are necessary for participation in this course. You will study in our state-of-the-art salons that replicate the industry providing a creative learning experience.  

Entry Requirements

A minimum of three National 5s, NPA or equivalent qualification and a satisfactory reference may be required.

Applicants should demonstrate a passion for the industry and a flexible approach is required as there may be an element of evening study.

For applicants whom English is not their first language then ESOL at SCQF level 5 is required as excellent communication skills are needed.

Method of Assessment

Assessment consists of extensive case studies, practical observations and theory exams. Extensive study is required and necessary.

Future Prospects

Successful completion enables students to practice as a Complementary Therapist or further their studies into Level 2 Beauty Therapy or Sports Massage. 

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    28 Aug 2023

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page

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