Reflexology is the scientific art of applying pressure to reflexes on the feet and hands, with specific thumb, finger and hand techniques. It is based on a system of reflex areas that reflect an image of the body on the feet and hands, with a premise that such work effects a physical change to the body, and brings about healing.
Subjects covered in this course:
Techniques, Relaxation Techniques, Helper Areas, Referral Areas
The Sense Organs and working the Reflexes for the Sense Organs
The Respiratory System and working for the Respiratory Organs
The Lymphatic System and working the Reflexes for the Lymphatic Organs
The Reproductive System and working the Reflexes for the Reproductive Organs
The Digestive System and working the Reflexes for the Digestive Organs
The Endocrine System and working the Reflexes for the Endocrine System
The Urinary System and working the Reflexes for the Urinary Organs
The Skeletal, Muscular, Nervous, Spinal and the Cardiovascular Systems
Working the Reflexes for the Skeletal, Muscular, Nervous and Spinal Systems
/ Hip / Knee / Leg Reflexes
Suggested Procedure for a Reflexology Session
Exit Level Outcome:
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
Perform a reflexology treatment
Have the necessary knowledge pertaining to work ethically and professionally when performing a reflexology treatment
You can start with this course immediately on enrolment and all your course material and student pack will be sent to you within 7 – 10 days after enrolment is received.
Although you should be able to complete this course in 3 months, open learning gives you the flexibility to study at your own pace within a 6 month period.
As part of this course you must attend 8 weeks of practical classes (once a week) at the academy, (32 contact in class training hours) available dates for the practical sessions is available from the academy.
50 reflexology case-studies (50 reflexology hours) (25 client contact hours)
Practical exam (2 hours)
Written exam ( 1 hour)