Reflexology An introduction
An introduction to basic stress reduction and relaxation techniques.
Why take this course?
This course will look at how to use reflexology techniques. It covers basic leg and foot massage, as well as techniques for personal use - perfect for those who want to develop their understanding of the practices used.
Please note that this course is for interest only and does not sufficiently qualify learners for professional practice in beauty or complementary therapies.
What you will experience
The aim of this course is to introduce you to basic aspects of reflexology for stress reduction and relaxation. You will cover a range of interesting topics, including:
- The history of reflexology
- Foot map of pressure points
- How to massage the leg and foot using talc and oils
- How to use basic pressure point massage for therapeutic effect
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
What you need to know
Please note, this course is not eligible for fee waiver and may not be eligible for ILA funding.
At North East Scotland College
On successful completion of this course, you could consider the following courses at North East Scotland College:
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