Reflexology for Beginners

Reflexology Practitioner Diploma Course for Beginners (includes Anatomy & Physiology Level 3 Diploma)

Date: - email to book a date

Venue: Edinburgh, Eh52

Cost: £865 (Please pay in full or £260 deposit, final balance of £605 - 14 days later) - Model required for both the practical days

Payment Plan

We offer a payment plan for this course. You can make payments to suit till you reach £260, then you can start the A&P part. Continue to save till balance paid and then you can do the 2nd part


Phone: 07971 790770 / 07792 603287


Entry requirements: None

We are a recognised and accredited College and training school by CMA, IICT & PBD. Our Diploma courses enable you to practice professionally and gain membership and insurance. Your will receive a Natural Therapy Studio Diploma - accredited with the CMA, IICT, PBD & Towergate. You can also get insurance though Westminster Indemnity, BGI Insurance & Balens

You will be awarded 2 certificates 




*FREE offer* Reflexology course DVD
This is a reference DVD to accompany this part of the course. You can purchase and watch before or after your course. (Normally £10)

Part 1 - A&P Level 3 
Part 2 - Reflexology

Our Reflexology combined with A&P L3 - is priced to be accessible and affordable for all. Everyone who has an interest in massage and therapy should be able to attend and learn about massage if they wish. We have combined home study with a day practical training to keep the cost down. Aimed more at the mature student not wishing to go back to traditional College with the younger students. We also have a FREE DVD offer. This is a reference DVD showing the routine that you have learnt on the course. Excellent for re-capping and a great visual aid for learners. Our classes are small no more than 6 students per class. Average is 2-3 students (we do offer 1-2-1 private classes also) Your case studies/practice is done as home in your own time after the course.

Part 1 of course

Anatomy & Physiology Level 3 Diploma Course - home study

Date: - start - any time

Reflexology may be applied to the feet only specifically or generally in a routine. This qualification aims to ensure that the treatment is provided safely and effectively according to its intended purpose and having regard to its suitability in terms of the clients physical condition. You will learn the basic Reflexology techniques.

Home study - 1 day Pre-course reading and questions are required to be completed before the training day. (emailed to you) This allows for an intensive Two day practical study of the routine.

Includes the recommended book for the A&P Level 3 Diploma

Conducted by: Keith Jewell

Home study hours: 60 hours plus revision & test (70 hours in total)

This course is recommend for students who wish to study an in-depth course in Anatomy and Physiology which will allow you to understand how the body works and how it will apply to your further study. Allowing you to go onto part 2.

This home study course part provides information to gain an accredited Diploma with 13 A&P units. You will receive feedback on each completed unit. On course completion your assessor will conduct a 20 question telephone test with you.
This course is conducted as an via email. We will email out the work packs/units for you to complete & return in a time scale that is convenient to you. We then mark your completed units & return them to you with feedback on your progress. On completion of the work packs/units we will phone you with 20 questions to test your knowledge & understanding. 70% pass is required within 3 attempts at 20 questions.
This qualification will form the foundation to build your therapy career and is suitable as a gateway for non-medical physical therapies. It is a reinforcement to learning for those taking skills qualifications, those returning to therapies and for those progressing to further qualifications.

Content (in-depth study of each as a unit)

Units are

1 Introduction
2 Cells, tissues and membranes
3 Skeletal system
4 Joints
5 Blood and circulation
6 Lymphatic system
7 Muscular system
8 Nervous system
9 Digestive and excretory systems
10 Respiratory and olfactory systems
11 Endocrine system
12 Skin, hair and nails
13 Diseases and conditions

How long is this course?
Part 1 is Home study, therefore the length of how long it takes is up to you. However it is advisable that you should take no longer than 4-6 months. This is for the self motivated! You will be supplied with course work packs/units via email. And the recommended Anatomy and Physiology book posted to you to help with your units. It is FREE with the course.

FREE Book that we recommend - Anatomy & Physiology for Beauty and Complementary Therapies by Ruth Hull 2009


Part 1 includes Work pack, Tutor support, A&P Book, Examination and certificate

What are the entry requirements for this course? No previous knowledge is required. However a good command of verbal and written English is required. It is also advisable that you have reasonable computer skills to enable you to email and open attachments. You need to have office word or compatible version of software. An active email address and phone number.

Part 2 of course (pratical day 1 is arranged once passed part 1, pratical day 2 after case studies completed)

This Reflexology part of the course is designed to train students to a professionally competent level in order to perform a comprehensive range of techniques. You will learn the practical application of a full treatment and have a comprehensive information manual for reference in the future.

Over the Two days
Day one -  Introduction to Reflexology, short history, contraindications. Demonstration of routine, broken down into bit size parts, students to practise these on each other/model.
Between day 1 & day 2 - 30 Case studies done at home (6 people 5 times or 5 people 6 times) Each treatment needs to be a week apart. To write up the history of reflexology, to include zone therapy. To work through a set of work sheets. Read and learn contraindications, muscles and joints of feet, map of reflex zones on feet, label parts of feet and legs, to be ready for multi choice test on day 2. 
(day two will take place approximately 8-10 weeks after day one to allow the student to complete case studies)
You have up to 3 months to complete your case studies and arrange with you tutor the final assessment date
Day two - Tutorial, go through case studies, give feed back as a group and individuals. Short multi choice questionnaire to ensure students are competent on the area they are working on and any contraindications they may encounter.  Demonstrate routine on each other/model.

Includes a FREE Book that we recommend - The Compleat Guide to Reflexology - by Ruth Hull 2011


Course Benefits:

  • Fully Accredited Diploma level, enabling you to practice professionally. 
  • Courses are fully recognised and insurable.          
  • Home Study Pack - A detailed Course training workbook emailed to you before course, providing plenty of scope for both pre and post course study.
  • Practical demonstrations and teaching of the treatment broken down into easy to learn sections.
  • You will give and may receive a full treatment on the practical training day.
  • Small class sizes - maximum of 6
  • Experienced tutors who are passionate about what they do
  • Fun, friendly & informal
  • Included is your Diploma, comprehensive course notes, insurance details, Health & Safety and tea & coffee during the break (please bring your own lunch)
  • We provide the couches, chairs, cushions and oils required (please bring your own towels) 

Do I need to bring anything on the pratical days?

- A packed lunch
- A bottle of water
- Jumper (after receiving treatment you may get cold)
- Socks of slippers for comfort
- Hair band for long hair
- Dressing gown or bath robe (for your model)
- X2 large towels to sufficiently cover your body for massage
- X2 hand towels
- Do not wear jewellery

Note**Maximum time to complete the A&P L3/Reflexology course is one year from the date of booking.

Please read Terms & Conditions before making a booking