Complementary Therapies Level 3

Please note, this course information is for September 2021 entry.
The new admissions cycle for September 2022 entry will open in October 2021, and we recommend you check back for updates to course information.

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies is a preparation for work qualification, that has been designed to prepare you for a career as a Complementary Therapist, either it be as an Aromatherapist, Reflexologist or Massage Therapist/Practitioner.

This qualification will develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles and business practice for Complementary Therapies. In addition, you will learn about anatomy, physiology and pathology for Complementary Therapies.

You will also develop your understanding and practical skills to provide body massage, aromatherapy and reflexology

How will I be assessed?

The course is assessed through a combination of practical observation and written exams. You will also need to produce evidence of your practice and underpinning knowledge.

What do I need?

There are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have prior to undertaking this qualification. You will need however, to have the required knowledge, understanding and skills to successfully achieve this qualification.

Where can it take me?

You could progress to a Level 3 vocational course in Beauty Therapy or Theatrical & Media Make Up.

Additional information


1 Year

This course is ideal if you want a career as a Complementary Therapist, in a Beauty Salon, Day Spa including on cruise ships, in hotels, hospitals/care homes, HM prisons, or in Product Manufacturing, Training and Self Employment

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