Reflexology An introduction

An introduction to basic stress reduction and relaxation techniques.

Overview

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
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Key facts

Mode of study
Part-time
Method of study
Taught
Where you can study
Subject area

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

What you need to know

Additional costs

Please note, this course is not eligible for fee waiver and may not be eligible for ILA funding.

Next steps

Education

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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Availability

Please note that timetabling changes can often occur after the Part-time Course Guide is published, and as a result the printed version of the guide may not hold the most up-to-date information.

We therefore advise you that all start dates and times listed on the website are at all times accurate, and should be used as your main point of reference before booking your course.

Aberdeen City Campus

Starts Duration Day(s) Time Fees Code
19 April 2017 10 Weeks Wednesday 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm £168.00
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Online bookings

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Paper bookings

If you would prefer to submit a paper booking form, please return it to us completed and signed.

Completed forms should be returned to the following freepost address:

The Student Information & Admissions Manager
North East Scotland College
FREEPOST RTJJ-TXBA-AEZS
Aberdeen City Campus
Gallowgate
Aberdeen
Scotland
UK AB25 1BN

Should you have any problems with your application, please contact the Information & Booking Centre:

Telephone: 01224 612330
Email: enquiry@nescol.ac.uk

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