Reflexology 5N5371 (QQI Level 5)
Certificate Component (5N5371) 15 Credit awarded by QQI at Level 5 on the National Framework of Qualifications.
The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to provide reflexology treatments for the purposes of relaxation and the relief of stress in order to encourage general health and wellbeing, under appropriate supervision.
Who should attend this course?
The programme is a QQI / FETAC accredited course for learners who wish to learn both the practical and theoretical skills of Reflexology at Level 5 on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ). This module is not for learners who wish to train as a professional reflexologist but will provide a good basis for those wishing to do further studies to qualify as professional reflexologists.
On successful completion of the course the learner will be awarded the Level 5 component certificate in Reflexology by QQI / FETAC.
The component certificate may be used towards the Level 5 QQI / FETAC major awards including: Community Health Services or can be used to gain entry to Level 6 courses on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) in Higher and Further Education.
The qualification can also be used as entry to the professional Reflexology Diploma offered by A.U.R. A. which is a Level 5 course on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ).
Course Content / Specific learning outcomes
Preferred Entry Level
Learners would have previously achieved Level 4 FETAC / QQI certification or equivalent in a related subject or equivalent standard of education.
This single module programme is a part time course. Typical learner effort over the whole course duration is 150 hours including 50 hours Programme Directed (lessons in class) and 100 Programme Self-directed study (individual learner study out of class).
All course notes are provided. Students required complete homework and tasks out of class. Students are required to have access to a computer with Word Processing software and printer for submission of assignments and homework.
Portfolio of Assessment
Assessment is by examination and 2 skills demonstration.
Each candidate will complete a 2 hours theory examination paper, which counts towards 50% of the total mark
Pass 50 - 64%,
Please contact us about the next start date.
10 weeks with exam on the 11th week. Subject to a minimum of students enrolling.