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Obtain Your Ear Candling Training and Qualification with this Accredited Course

Westminster Insurance    Accredited by the GHT  All courses are fully insurable in the UK

Our Ear Candling practitioner training course includes everything you need to safely and professionally conduct an ear candling therapy treatment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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This course is available in 3 formats and payable in instalments. Scroll down the page to view your options.

Solo Tuition with Diploma Qualification £299

One-to-one training delivered by a tutor at their venue. Payable in instalments.

This incredible training option offers the opportunity for you to receive 100% of the teacher's time and attention. Our friendly admin team provide customer support and guidance throughout your training experience. Lovely training materials in PDF format. Theory test to be taken online from the comfort of your own home. 1 month free access to video tutorials related to this course. You will receive 6 hours of one-to-one practical training in just 1 day, mentoring and assessment with an expert teacher at any one of our venues. You need to bring a massage model to work upon. With an accredited Diploma you can start your own home-based or mobile business as a self-employed therapist.

Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT  Accredited by the GBT  Accredited by the GHT  Accredited by the IICT

 

Virtual Training with Certificate Qualification £299

Top quality tuition from the comfort and safety of your home. Payable in instalments.

All the benefits of solo tuition plus the convenience of receiving your tutoring at home via live streaming using Zoom. In just 1 day, you will receive 6 hours of guided tuition and step-by-step assessment from your teacher. To do virtual training, you need a good internet connection, your own therapy couch, and basic massage kit. You’ll also need your own massage model to work upon. Full details will be provided. With our accredited Certificate you can start your own home-based or mobile business as a self-employed therapist.

Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT

 

Online Course with Award £99

Offer treatments to your family & friends, or just for the fun of learning.

When you undertake an online Award course you don't receive any kind of practical tuition. You still receive all of the lovely course materials to assist and support your learning. Online courses (aka home learning courses) are ideal if you're not wanting to become a professional therapist but instead you wish to learn a new life skill. With our Award courses you'll be able to offer treatments to your family and friends. Award courses are fully insurable.

Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT

 

 

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Questions and answers

  • Is this course suitable for beginners?

    Yes. All of the course training options are perfect for beginners as well as CPD for practicing therapists.

  • Do you have an FAQ for classroom & SOLO diploma courses?
    Visit this link to read our detailed FAQ for classroom & solo training >
  • Do you have an FAQ for virtual CERTIFICATE COURSES?
    Visit this link to read our detailed FAQ for virtual training >
  • Do you have an FAQ for home learning AWARD COURSES?
    Visit this link to read our detailed FAQ for award courses >
  • Which course should I undertake if i want to offer treatments professionally?

    If you wish to offer treatments professionally we recommend that you undertake training to either Certificate or Diploma level. You can opt for a classroom course, solo tuition or Virtual training via Zoom. If you're unsure which type of training will be best for you, please contact our friendly support team to discuss these options.

  • DO YOU HAVE TUTORIAL VIDEOS AVAILABLE FOR THIS COURSE?
    Not at the moment, but tutorial videos are scheduled to be available from July 2021. Where available, all students undertaking Award, Certificate and Diploma courses get 1 month free access to the tutorial videos. These can be streamed directly to your TV, laptop, desktop computer or hand held device.

    Course Modules

    This is the background and theory that you study from home and then complete an online test paper before attending your practical training. It is easily completed with between 8-12 hours of study time. For some people it may a little take longer.

    Module 1
    Introduction
    History of Ear Candling

    Module 2
    Ingredients of Biosun Hopi Ear Candles
    Ingredients of Otosan Natural Ear Drops
    How ear drops work
    How ear candles work
    Reasons for Ear Candle Therapy
    When and how often to use ear candles and ear drops

    Module 3
    Effects
    Benefits
    Contra-indications for ear candle therapy
    Storage instructions for candles
    Contra-indications for face massage
    Safety instructions
    Ear therapy facecloth

    Module 4
    The anatomy and physiology of the ear
    Bones of the head and face
    Muscles of the face, head and neck
    Blood flow in the head and neck
    The trigeminal nerve
    The lymphatic system

    Module 5
    Preparations for treatment
    Client preparation
    Therapist preparation
    Hygiene
    Adaptations
    Using the otoscope

    Module 6
    Conducting an Ear Candle Therapy

    Module 7
    The head and face massage
    Reactions to therapy
    Examining contents of candles after treatment

    Module 8
    Ear candle therapy for children
    Body mechanics checklist for the therapist

    Module 9
    Client consultation skills
    Consultation environment
    Client education
    Client confidentiality
    Consultation form
    Information and aftercare advice

    Module 10
    Case study guidelines
    Case study examples

    Additional information
    FAQs
    Hints and tips
    Your notes and questions

    Additional documents
    Test paper
    Client form
    Case study form

    Accreditation & Diploma

    Many of the Diploma courses offered by Therapy Training School are accredited (ie: approved for membership & insurance purposes) by the International Guild of Complementary Therapists (IGCT), the Guild of Holistic Therapists (GHT) and the Guild of Beauty Therapists (GBT). Additionally, Therapy Training School is an approved Platinum Training Provider with the International Institute for Complementary Therapists (IICT), and this organisation also accredits many of our Diploma courses for membership & insurance purposes.

     

    All of our Diploma & Certificate training courses throughout the UK are accredited by Therapy Training Academy Ltd (our umbrella organisation)  and insurance for practicing professionally can be taken out in the UK via Westminster Insurance (highly recommended), Wellbeing Insurance and Towergate Insurance. 

     

    With professional insurance in place, you will be able to get a job as a therapist, practice as a self-employed therapist or work independently as a mobile therapist. 

     

    Our Award courses are recommended for those who wish to deliver treatments to family and friends. Although professional insurance is not a legal requirement, we do advise that you purchase insurance to safeguard your recipients and yourself and to provide you with peace of mind. Insurance for delivering therapy to family and friends can be taken out in the UK via Westminster Insurance (highly recommended), Wellbeing Insurance and Towergate Insurance. Our Award courses are accredited by the International Guild of Complementary Therapists (IGCT).

     

    *Before you commit to any course, we strongly advise that you check with your potential employer (and Borough Council, if you wish to work in London) to ensure that the qualification you have decided to undertake will be accepted by them, and to find out if you need a licence to work.

     

    View all accreditation and insurance options here >

    Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT  Accredited by the GBT  Accredited by the GHT  Accredited by the IICT  Westminster Insurance    Accredited by the GHT

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  • + Step-By-Step Guide for Class Training

    How everything works from start to finish. Read our detailed step-by-step guide. Read more >

     

    + Step-By-Step Guide for Solo Training

    How everything works from start to finish. Read our detailed step-by-step guide. Read more >

     

    + Step-By-Step Guide for Virtual Training

    How everything works from start to finish. Read our detailed step-by-step guide. Read more >

     

    + More about AWARD Courses

    How everything works from start to finish. Read our detailed step-by-step guide. Read more >

     

    + Working In London

    You can work anywhere in the UK with our Diplomas. However, if you're looking to work in London you need to know which Boroughs accept our Diploma. Read more >