Holistic Health & Wellbeing Studies

O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education

 

Course Name Holistic Health & Wellbeing Studies
Course Provider O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education
Alternative Provider(s) Louth & Meath ETB
Course Code 3204 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Diploma at UK Level 3  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland International Therapy Examination Council None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Course Content This course is designed to give candidates a broad knowledge of the Holistic Approach to health and wellbeing while gaining practitioner qualifications for employment in the most popular therapies - Holistic/Swedish Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Indian Head Massage, Aromatherapy or Reflexology, Reiki, Hopi Ear Candling and Nutritional Therapy.
Qualification Letters Dip
Duration 1 Year
Comment Certification
ITEC Level 3 Awards:
•Diploma in Reflexology
•Diploma in Holistic/Swedish Massage
•Certificate in Nutrition

Additional Practitioner Certificates.
Alternative Entry Mature students are very welcome on all courses in O'Fiaich Institute of further Education and the number of mature students is rising steadily. Some mature students are eligible for VTOS scheme (Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme).
Course Fee

Expand+Student Services Costs: €200
Government Levy (PPC): €200

The following categories of participant are exempt from paying the Government Levy (PPC):
-Full medical Card holders in their own right and their dependent children
-Those who are eli...

Financial Support View www.susi.ie
Interview First round interviews take place the end of May. Second Round Interviews take place in late August.
Application Date

Expand+You can apply online to Ó Fiaich Institute of Further Education online (link below)
Applications for the each academic year will open from February 1st and closing date for 1st Round of interviews is early May 2019.

•Your email address and mo...

Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment PLC Courses begin in September 2019
Subjects Taught ITEC Level 3 Awards
Holistic/Swedish Massage
Reflexology
Nutrition
Holistic Approach to Health
Professional Conduct and Business Awareness
Anatomy and Physiology

Additional Practitioner Certificates:
Hot Stone Massage
Indian Head Massage
Maternity Massage
Hopi Ear Candling
Fertility and Maternity Reflexology
Oncology Reflexology
First Aid Responder
Reiki Level 1, 2 & 3 (Masters)

Work Simulation Program and 2 week work placement
Mature Entry Places Yes
Entry Requirements All our Level 5 PLC courses are open to school leavers (Leaving Cert/ Leaving Cert Applied Students/A Levels/GCSE or equivalent), QQI Level 4 graduates and mature applicants. A QQI Level 5 award is a prerequisite to access a Level 6 programme.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Higher Education
Learners can progress to study various related courses in OFI including Beauty Therapy, Makeup Artistry or Advanced Beauty Therapy. Alternatively, learners can progress to a number of areas including Naturopathy, Acupuncture, Nutrit...

Further Enquiries Further Education Director,
O' Fiaich Institute of Further Education,
Tel: 042 933 1398 / 933 1402
Fax: 042 933 8054
email: info@ofi.ie
web: www.ofi.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here