VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy Training Course Essential OilsWho is this qualification for?

Aimed specifically at qualified complementary therapists this Aromatherapy training course provides a qualification and progression route. This will enable you to add additional techniques for treatment application to your existing repertoire, whilst further developing your knowledge of the theories and practices for advance applications of aromatherapy.

To be eligible for registration, it is a requirement that you are a qualified complementary therapist holding a Level 3 (or equivalent) qualification in aromatherapy. Anatomy and physiology knowledge at Level 3 or equivalent is also a mandatory requirement.

What does this qualification cover?

This course is designed to help you develop a deeper understanding of the scientific principles underpinning the practice of aromatherapy including the botanical science of plants and the chemical composition of essential oils. Practically you will expand your knowledge in the use and practical application of advanced prescriptive aromatherapy.

You will be required to undertake some guided home study and to carry out and document evidence for at least 30 treatments. Five clients must receive a minimum six treatments.

The following mandatory units also form part of the qualification:

  • Interpersonal skills for the complementary therapist
  • Advanced anatomy and physiology for the complementary therapist
How long does the course take?

The training and assessment will take place over 10 full days.

When is the next course?

Flexible training terms are available, so please contact us to discuss your requirements.

How much does it cost?

Course fee £895

Who supports these qualifications?

These qualifications are regulated by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) and have been developed collaboratively with employers, professional associations and key stakeholders in the complementary therapy sector. Because of this, the knowledge, skills and competencies gained will provide the best possible opportunity for progression into employment.

These qualification are formally supported by the Federation of Holistic Therapists – further information on FHT can be found on their website.

Next steps

To book a place or to discuss any aspect of these courses with the tutor, please call Caroline on 07910 332 811 or contact us.