Level 3 Certificate in Using Pre-Blending Oils for Massage (rqf)

Learn the science of Aromatherapy and how using pre-blended essential oils can support you and your clients physically, emotionally, mentally and even spiritually. Aromatherapy is the use of essential oils, extracted from plants and used in treatments that can facilitate well-being and be useful in improving or preventing ill health. This therapy ca be dated back to Ancient Egypt when incense made from aromatic woods was burnt in honour and offered to their gods.

The pre-blended Aromatherapy course gives you an understanding of how Aromatherapy oils are formed and how you can safely use them in a massage or self-care.

This course is designed to give you the knowledge of using pre-blended aromatherapy oils, and how they can be used in the treatments that you offer. Please be aware that this course does not give you the training to blend oils, but instead to be able to use pre-blended oil or one single essential oil within carrier oil.

What will I learn?

The qualification will provide you with the understanding of preparation for work based on capability and knowledge. You will learn how to perform a professional full body massage with a wide underpinning knowledge and attitude in order to deliver quality treatments safely and effectively. You will be assessed through practical assesments plus assignments. Mandatory Units are as follows: Provide massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon Client care and communication in beauty-related industries

How long does it take?

Our fast track course is 15 days total. This course is intensive and involves homework outside of centre, so you will need to attend as many sessions as possible. As with anything- the more practice you do, the better! Our groups are very small in order to ensure you get lots of 1:1 training and I will be there to help you every step of the way x

What are my career prospects?

From this course you may be able to gain employment in a beauty or complimentary therapy environment. You will also be able to work as a self employed therapist. Progression routes include progressing to full Level 3 diploma or you could also enroll to become qualified in deep tissue or sports massage.

How much does the course cost?

The course is priced at £550 plus a £42 registration fee. Finance is available to help spread the cost up to 12 months to make this more managable.

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Beauty Therapy or Level 2 Anatomy & Physiology