VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies (QCF)

Important Announcement

From July 2022, Kerry, the lead tutor at Cheltenham School of Complementary Therapy & Beauty will be taking a sabbatical, for an academic year. Every teacher needs to make time to learn and 2022-2023 will be Kerry’s time to learn. This will mean that the school will either operate at a very low level or perhaps will not be offering any training at all. If you’ve been putting off making a change and have considered studying Reflexology, Massage, Aromatherapy and more, this really is the year to do it!

This qualification is ideal for the person who wants to have a new & exciting career in holistic therapies as it offers a wide and balanced range of therapies.

Aromatherapy, Massage and Reflexology are all included on this course.


The Complementary Therapy Diploma qualification comprises of 6 units:

  • Principles and practice of complementary therapies
  • Business practice for complementary therapies
  • Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies
  • Provide body massage for complementary therapies
  • Provide aromatherapy for complementary therapies
  • Provide reflexology for complementary therapies

Key information:

  • Aromatherapy Massage – Full – Body Massage techniques taught
  • Delivered over 25 days, over a 9 or 14 month period
  • Weekend training
  • Internationally recognised qualification
  • Small group training
  • All 6 units included, including Anatomy & Physiology
  • Accredited by VTCT
  • Recognised by The Federation of Holistic Therapists
  • Training in central Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.
  • Central location with access from Worcestershire, Oxfordshire, Birmingham

Dates and Prices

  • To see training dates click here
  • Course price: £4,295 with no additional VAT

PLEASE NOTE – Due to the Coronavirus pandemic VTCT have added a Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (Covid-19) which is currently a pre-requisite of this course. This incurs an additional £40 charge which you pay directly to us and we pay to VTCT. We make no profit on this qualification and will advise at course commencement if this requirement is still in place.

VTCT (Vocational Training Charitable Trust) qualifications are recognised around the world and successful completion of the Complementary Therapy Diploma course will allow you to be employed in a clinic, salon or allow you to set up your own business.


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