EXAMINATION BOARD (IEB)
PRACTITIONER'S DIPLOMA IN REFLEXOLOGY
Long is the Course?
course is taught one day per month for eleven months after which
students will attend an examination day. The complete course
takes one year.
is the Course Taught?
learning aids, lectures and tutorials are used to teach the theory
side of the course. Students learn the practical sessions by giving
treatments to each other.
for the Course
must hold a recognised Anatomy & Physiology Certificate or work
towards the IEB Anatomy & Physiology in conjunction with taking
the Reflexology Diploma.
need to bring pens, paper, coloured pencils and clear punched plastic
wallets for course notes. Neat and tidy notes are mandatory and
are counted towards the final mark. A white tunic, black or dark
blue trousers with flat black or dark blue shoes (no open toes)
are also required.
course is assessed by:
Full attendance of the course 80 hours tutor contact
case studies 100 hours
examination 3 hour duration
examination 1 1/2 hour duration
reading is expected throughout the course.
assessment through assignment work
integral part of the course is time spent in home study, of both
theory and practice. An important feature of this Diploma course
is the continuous assessment and support of the students. The school
expects a high level of student commitment throughout the course,
both in and out of school.
the end of the course candidates will sit a 3 hour theory paper
plus a 90 minute practical exam, where theoretical and practical
knowledge of Clinical Reflexology will be demonstrated along with
client handling techniques and standards of Health, Safety and Hygiene
are assessed. Students will also need to submit documented evidence
of having treated 10 people, 10 times each, totalling 100 hours
of case studies.
satisfactory completion of the course a successful candidate will
be awarded the IEB Practitioner's Diploma in Reflexology, and a
Diploma in Clinical Reflexology from The Sue Lincoln School of Holistic
may apply to join the International Federation of Reflexologists
(IFR), and The British Complementary Medicine Association (BCMA).
Members of these organisations may then use these designations after
cost of the course, including handouts, student workbook and exam
fee is £826.00 (£100 deposit). For your convenience
this can be paid for by instalments. Students requiring financial
assistance can apply for a Career Development Loan (a deferred repayment
loan with low interest rates).