The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies is a knowledge-based qualification which will provide you with a sound foundation to pursue a career as a complementary therapist.
This qualification will develop your knowledge and understanding of the organisation of the body, and the structure, function and pathologies of the skin, hair and nails. You will also learn about the structure, function
and pathologies of the human body systems including, the skeletal, muscular, nervous,
endocrine, respiratory, cardiovascular, digestive, urinary and reproductive system.
This qualification has been mapped to the relevant NOS, and is regulated on the
Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF). This qualification is approved and supported
by Skills for Health, the sector skills council for health.
PrerequisitesThere are no formal prerequisite qualifications that you must have prior to undertaking this qualification.Your centre will have ensured that you have the required knowledge, understanding and skills to enrol and successfully achieve this qualification.