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Bray Institute of Further Education Novara Avenue, Bray, Co. Wicklow



HOLISTIC HEALTH STUDIES

Code: HG (Year One); HY (Year Two)



Certification

ITEC Diplomas Level 5 equivalence on the NFQ in:

·         Massage

·         Reflexology

·         Anatomy & Physiology

·         Aromatherapy

·         Indian Head Massage

·         Onsite Massage

·         Stone Therapy Massage

BIFE Certificates in:

·         First Aid 

·         Hopi Ear Candling

·         Holistic Facial Massage

·         Pregnancy Massage

·         Deep Tissue Massage

·         REIKI 1

·         REIKI 2



Duration

Two Years



Description

This two year Diploma course is designed for people with an interest and aptitude for Complementary Therapies. Upon completion learners will be qualified to work in many areas of the holistic field at home and internationally. It provides the highest level of theoretical & practical skills/



Programme of Study

Year One 

·         Diploma in Holistic Massage

·         Diploma in Reflexology

·         Diploma in Onsite Massage

·         Anatomy & Physiology

·         Professional Conduct & Business Awareness

·         First Aid

·         Nutrition



Year Two

·         Diploma in Aromatherapy

·         Diploma in Stone Therapy Massage

·         Diploma in Indian Head Massage

·         Work Experience

·         Hopi Ear Candling

·         Holistic Facial Massage

·         Deep Tissue Massage

·         Pregnancy Massage

·         Reiki 1 & 2


     Modules subject to change




     Places in Therapy classes subject to availability



Entry Requirements

·         Leaving Certificate or equivalent

·         Leaving Certificate Applied with a distinction profile

·         Full FETAC Level 4 award with a merit profile

·         Mature Applicants with no formal qualifications



Places are offered following successful interview. Garda Vetting is a requirement. Learners must be Garda vetted prior to attending work experience.



Career Opportunities

Holistic Therapist in a variety of settings:

·         Hotel Spa/Health-farm

·         Leisure Centre

·         Resource Centre

·         Support Group within the community • Self employed

·         Cruise Liners



Course Co-Ordinator

Sandra Kelly