City & Guilds
Reflexology Practice

Develop fundamental skills in complementary therapy treatments.


Why take this course?

This City & Guilds course is for anyone that has a genuine interest in developing basic skills and knowledge when it comes to complementary therapy treatments. It will provide you with a basic but detailed overview of holistic therapy treatments.

Both levels of study are offered on this course, which includes Anatomy & Physiology.  Depending on what level you study at, you may not be sufficiently qualified for professional practice in complementary therapies - for this, successful completion of the Level 3 units would be required.

What you will experience

You will be introduced to the subjects taught - Reflexology and Anatomy & Physiology. You will cover:

  • An introduction to anatomy and physiology
  • Skills for reflexology treatments
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Key facts

Mode of study
Subject area

Entry requirements

You will be expected to have a minimum of three National 5, Intermediate 2 or Standard Grade Credit level qualifications, or appropriate life/work experience in healthcare or nursing.

Depending on your level of ability, you will complete the qualification at Level 2 or Level 3. Level 2 is equivalent to SCQF Level 5, and Level 3 is equivalent to SCQF Level 6. 

What you need to know

Next steps


At North East Scotland College

On successful completion of the course, you can progress onto the following course at North East Scotland College:


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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.

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