• Hair, Beauty, Complementary Therapies and Make-Up

    Wellness and Complementary Therapies level 7

  • SCQF Level

    Comparable to Level 7

  • Attendance/Duration

    Full-time, one year

  • Start Date

    Aug 2024


Are you ready to embark on a transformative journey towards holistic health and well-being? Our Wellness and Complementary Therapies Level 7 course offers you the opportunity to explore a world of wellness practices that promote physical, emotional, and mental wellbeing for both individuals and communities.

In today's fast-paced world, the pursuit of holistic health has never been more crucial. This course equips you with the knowledge and essential skills needed to work in holistic and complementary therapy settings, as well as for self-development. Through a blend of practical work, lecturer-led sessions, and research projects, you'll delve deep into various therapeutic treatments within complementary and holistic health and wellbeing.

Entry Requirements

To apply for this enriching course, you'll need:

  • a genuine interest in Health and Wellbeing
  • minimum qualifications: 1 Higher or equivalent, Wellness and Complementary Therapies or a qualification at SCQF Level 6 or equivalent

If you don’t have formal qualifications but have appropriate experience or training, then we’ll also consider you for a place, so please do apply.

Course Content

In this course, you may explore a diverse curriculum that includes:

  • in-depth study of body structures and systems to understand the impact of wellness and complementary therapies
  • learning to consult with clients, develop treatment plans, and apply Aromatherapy massage techniques
  • gaining profound knowledge of essential oils, including extraction methods and safety
  • exploring the theory and history of Reflexology and mastering the practical skills of performing Reflexology treatments
  • discovering the history, principles, techniques, and resources used in Traditional Head massage
  • researching various massage techniques and learning to tailor them to clients' needs
  • acquiring skincare expertise, devising treatment plans for facial treatments, and providing aftercare advice

Taking part in a suitable work placement such as a holistic clinical setting, community wellbeing practice or spa facility.

Next Steps and Career Opportunities

Upon completing this course, you may have the opportunity to:

  • pursue employment or become a self-employed Holistic Therapist within a salon, spa, or holistic clinical practice
  • progress to a degree programme, such as the BSc (Hons) Integrative Healthcare degree with the University of Highlands & Islands (remote) or the University of West College Scotland

Don't miss the chance to explore the world of wellness and complementary therapies. Your journey towards a healthier, happier future begins here.

Why Choose This Course?

  • gain expertise in holistic health and wellbeing practices
  • develop versatile cognitive skills that open doors to various career opportunities
  • join a community of learners dedicated to improving health and wellbeing

We look forward to welcoming you. Discover your potential with Wellness and Complementary Therapies Level 7.

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Start Date

Aug 2024

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