Qualification Information VTCT Product Code: CT4D2 Units: 4 Level: 4 The VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Providing Therapies for Clients with Cancer or other Life Limiting Conditions qualification will prepare you to work within a healthcare setting providing complementary therapies for clients who are suffering life limiting conditions or who are critically frail. Complementary therapies are widely available to people with cancer and increasingly to patients with a range of long term medical and life limiting conditions. These therapies are delivered alongside orthodox treatments, often within the healthcare setting, with the aim of providing psychological and emotional support through the relief of symptoms
Through this qualification you will develop your interpersonal skills while expanding your understanding of providing therapies to clients with cancer or other life limiting conditions. This qualification is designed to give you the essential knowledge to assist you to provide your therapeutic skills within a clinical setting. All units within this qualification are mandatory.
This course starts with attendance of our one day course oncology for working therapists, you then attend for a minimum of two one-to-one tutorials followed by ongoing online support with your tutor. When your case studies are complete you will complete a minimum of two practical assessments.
VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Providing Therapies for Clients with Cancer or other Life Limiting Conditions qualification provides a specialised progression route with advanced technical knowledge and skills for Level 3 complementary therapists. To be eligible for registration on this qualification, it is a requirement that you are a qualified complementary therapist holding a Level 3 (or equivalent) qualification in at least one of the three main disciplines of complementary therapies, namely - aromatherapy, reflexology and massage. Anatomy and physiology knowledge at Level 3 or equivalent is also a mandatory requirement.
Registration & Fees*
Course fee £850 A deposit is required with a booking form to secure a place on the course (£300) with the remainder of £ to be paid 28 days before the start date of the course.
* All prices are correct at time of publishing, but are subject to change.
Course Start Dates
Although this course starts on the date(s) listed above, or if no dates are listed, other dates are available on request.
You can start this course at anytime of the year. We do not have set start dates but instead work out a plan tailored to fit around your work commitments.