Aromatherapy, Level 3 Diploma

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The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy (QCF) is a preparation for work qualification that has been designed to prepare you for a career as an Aromatherapist.

This qualification will develop your knowledge and understanding of the principles and business practice for complementary therapies. Furthermore, you will learn about anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies.

You will also develop your understanding and practical skills to competently provide aromatherapy services. You may also choose to complete an additional unit which will develop your knowledge and understanding of healthy eating and wellbeing for the complementary therapy client. This is a practitioner level qualification.

Next: What will I learn?

What will I learn?

The course will consist of practical and theory lectures and demonstrations, workshops and discussions and you will learn about business practice, principles and practice for complementary therapies, anatomy and physiology and aromatherapy.

Next: Assessment

How will I be assessed?

This is an assessment based programme for both the practical and theory elements of the course. You will assemble a portfolio of evidence from your case studies and assignments and you will also be assessed by practical demonstration.

Next: Career Opportunities?

Career Opportunities

Progression opportunities are available to specialist complementary therapy qualifications at Level 4.

Alternatively, you may wish to seek employment or self-employment as a:
- Complementary therapist
- Aromatherapist

Next: Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage and Anatomy and Physiology or equivalent are prerequisites, plus a keen interest in the subject, motivation and communication skills.

If you have not already have the Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy and Physiology, this can be studied alongside the Level 3 in Aromatheraphy.

All students interested in this course should contact the course tutor prior to enrolment: Angela Clee:

Next: Fees

Adult fees


Please note: If you are an adult student you may be entitled to financial support to cover the cost of your course, dependent on your circumstances. Please contact Student Services on for details. More about Student Finance.

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