ITEC Level 3 Award in Massage using Pre-Blended Aromatherapy Oils
The main aim of the VTCT (ITEC) Level 3 Award in Massage using Pre-Blended Aromatherapy Oils is to enable learners to gain the necessary practical and theoretical skills in order to provide massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils to the general public and to gain employment in the beauty therapy industry. This qualification is designed to provide occupational competence at Level 3. It also provides a sound platform into further training at Level 3.
What you will learn:
- Massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils – to include choosing the correct pre-blended aromatherapy oil to suit the clients’ specific treatment needs and skin type and adapting the massage to suit the client’s treatment needs.
- The related knowledge and understanding required to perform massage treatments listed above as well as understanding the structures that the learner will be working over, in particular recognition of skin types and skin diseases and reasons that may affect whether a client should or should not be treated.
- Opportunities for learners to focus on the development of their wider skills in a beauty therapy setting, such as communicating with clients, working with others and problem solving.
- Opportunities for learners to develop a range of skills, techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for successful performance in employment as a massage therapist.
Entry Level: Recognized Anatomy & Physiology
Career Path: There are opportunities for a Massage Therapist to find employment in a variety of areas:
- Beauty salons
- Health clubs
- Cruise liner