Reflexology is an exciting area of complementary health that involves stimulating pressure points on the feet, hands and head to promote wellness in other areas of the body.
If you have a beauty therapy or massage business or aspire to work in these industries, this course is ideal professional development for you.
Introduction to Reflexology is an online professional development program that will introduce you to the philosophy and principles of reflexology. According to the philosophy of reflexology, all the parts of the body have representing reflexes on the feet, hands and head.
In this online reflexology course, you will discover the history and development of reflexology, the principles of reflexology as well as the anatomical structure of the foot. You will discover a range of reflexology techniques including thumb, finger and hand techniques, which aim to promote health and wellness throughout the body.
On completion of this course, you will have acquired the skills and knowledge to put reflexology techniques into practice in beauty treatments and complementary therapies.
Unit – Use Reflexology Techniques in Beauty Treatments
History and development of reflexology
Principles of reflexology
Anatomical structure of the foot
Bones of the foot
Muscles of the foot
Benefits of reflexology
Products and equipment
Posture and flexibility
Applied reflexology techniques
Basic reflexology techniques
Positioning the client
Feedback and aftercare
When you study with Australian Online Courses, you will be assessed using a competency-based training method.
Competency-based training focuses on the achievement of skills and knowledge against set criteria to meet industry-standard and is not benchmarked against other students’ work.
In this course, the assessment will be comprised of written assignments and exercises, which may include short answer questions, reports, essays, research projects and reflective tasks.
If you do not achieve a competency result on your first attempt, you have two more attempts to pass your assessment. So, you have three attempts in total to obtain a competency result.
In this way, you can complete your course in your own time and at your own pace with the assistance of unlimited tutor support.
Why Choose Australian Online Courses?
Professional development that is widely recognised and respected;
Improve your employment opportunities;
Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
High-quality professional development programs written by industry experts;
No entry requirements;
All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
Unlimited tutor support;
Easy to understand course content;
We offer twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply);
Certificate of Attainment/Completion issued for your CV (hard copy provided); and
Course may be tax deductible; see your tax advisor.
How long will it take to complete this course?
The approximate study hours for this course is 20 hours. We offer twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply).
Can I purchase optional printed materials?
Yes! Total cost for optional printed materials is: $100.00 for this course. Printed materials are optional and not required to complete the course. Everything you need to complete the course is provided online via our e-learning system.
When can I start this course?
You can start within 60 minutes during business hours when you enrol and pay in full with a credit card!
Credit card: Within 60 mins during business hours.
BPAY: Within 1-2 working days.
Internet Banking: Within 1-2 working days.
Cheque/Money Order: Upon receipt of mailed cheque.
Will I receive a certificate upon completion of this course?
Yes! You will receive a Certificate of Attainment upon successful completion of your assessment.
Do I need to attend classes or undertake any work placements?
No. All courses are delivered online via our e-learning system and there are no work placement requirements in this course.
What support can I expect from Australian Online Courses?
Unlimited tutor support is available throughout your studies via email during business hours Monday to Friday. Our Administrative team are available Monday to Friday via email, live chat and telephone.
I am an international student. Can I enrol into this course?
Yes! We accept enrolments from individuals both within Australia and internationally; location is no barrier to entry into our programs.