Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy (RQF)

(QRN – 603/3844/1)

 

 

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy (RQF) is aimed at those learners who are looking to develop their practical skills in body massage, with the use of pre-blended aromatherapy oils, Indian head massage, and stone therapy massage.  Learners will also developing their knowledge in the origins of massage and the principles of complementary and alternative medicine.

 

 

Qualification Structure

To successfully achieve the Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy (RQF) learners must complete all the mandatory units totalling 52 Credits.

 

 

Learner Entry Requirements

Focus Awards do not set any other entry requirements for the qualification; however, other requirements may be required by the centre.

 

 

Progression Routes

Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:

  • Focus Awards Level 3 Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy (RQF)
  • Focus Awards Level 4 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy (RQF)

 

 

Age Ranges

Learners should be a minimum of 16 years old to undertake this qualification.

 

 

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland.

 

 

Qualification Specification

To view the Qualification Specification please click here.

 

Unit Title Unit Ref Level GLH Credit
Mandatory
Explore the origins of massage and principles of complementary and alternative medicine T/617/3494 3 60 7
Provide Body Massage D/601/3559 3 84 9
Provide Massage using Pre-blended Aromatherapy Oils Y/601/3558 3 65 7
Client care and communication in beauty-related industries T/601/4457 3 28 3
Apply stone therapy massage H/601/4454 3 75 9
Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon R/600/8780 3 29 4
Maintaining Personal Health and Well being D/600/8779 3 60 7
Provide Indian head massage D/601/4095 3 49 6