The online Anatomy and Physiology course is ideal for massage therapists, holistic therapists, yoga teachers, personal trainers, kinesiologists, acupuncturists/acupressurists etc who need anatomy and physiology as part of their qualification.
It is also an excellent refresher course for anyone who would like to recap on Anatomy and Physiology and increase their confidence as a therapist.
One of the most outstanding features of the course is that is designed for practical use so we will explore the common conditions, whethar is it safe to treat them, in terms of safety and comfort during treatments with tips, where relevant, to ensure the clients get the most benefit possible.
The course follows the syllabus for ITEC and VTCT Level 3
There are 3 options:-
Jenny Sheridan has been a holistic therapist and tutor for over 20 years and she has been teaching anatomy and physiology since 2008.
She has devised numerous fun and effective ways to make learning effective. Her pass rate for anatomy and physiology is outstanding.
Jenny has qualifications in anatomy & physiology, holistic massage, sports massage, hot stone massage, aromatherapy, reflexology, tuina acupressure, clinical aromatherapy, pregnancy massage, Indian Head Massage, Natural Facial, 5 Oil Facial, Reiki and IET.
She also has an ITEC teacher qualification, a VTCT assessor award, and a FETAC Train the Trainer Award.
Why This Course?
I really enjoyed completing my Anatomy and Physiology Course with Jenny this year. The course was informative and enjoyable. I will always have great memories of the lessons, the laughs, the people and my time at Essentials and the new Holistic Centre is fab too!
Bowen Therapist Dublin
The Online Anatomy and Physiology course includes13 modules each with video tutorials, downloadable manuals, homework assignments & a fantastic revision tool.
All about study tips and other ways to make Anatomy & Physiology easy & enjoyable.
How can an understanding of the bones make us better, more confident therapists?
How will we recognise skeletal disorders and how will this affect our therapies?
Anatomical Directions are just ways of describing clearly where something in on the body.
A really easy and useful module.
How They Work, Main Muscles of the Body, How To Remember Them All.
Why holistic therapies can reduce sports injuries, improve performance and reduce stress held in the body.
The skin, hair and nails tell us a lot about what is going on in the body.
What can holistic therapists learn from the skin, hair and nails and how can they use this knowledge to benefit their clients?
Massage therapists often tell clients that massage energises, boosts the immune system and reduces pain. Here's why...
The lymphatic system is the helper of the circulation. This will explain even more how massage can benefit the immune system, improve skin conditions and lots more.
We know we need oxygen to live. But do you know how else breathing does? And how holistic therapies affect this system to increase energy levels and reduce nasty colds and flus?
"You Are What You Eat" But its not just what you eat, its how efficient the digestion is. Poor digestion can cause skin problems, depression and lots more. Learn just how holistic therapies can benefit the digestive system and when to refer to a nutritional therapist.
The endocine systyem "talks" to every other system in the body. Learn this system and you will understand one important reason why the emotional state affects the physical state.
The Nervous System is like the electrical system of the body.
Learn just how holistic therapies sooth the nervous system and reduce damaging effects of stress.
All about hormones and cycles and how they affect the mood and can cause conditions such as postnatal depression.
And how holistic therapies can help to rebalance this system helping PMT, skin conditions and much more.
Did you know an inbalance in this system can cause not just kidney & bladder disorders but also affect the skin, the mood, skeletal conditions and lots more.
We will delve into how holistic therapies can benefit the causes and symptoms of imbalances in this system.
The Cell is like a mini city. It has a brain/boss, energy supplier, transporter, waste management and lots more.......
Self study with interactive quizes.
Essentials Certificate of completion
Directed study with assignments marked and graded by a tutor. Essentials Certificate with grades.
Directed study with assignments marked and graded by a tutor. VTCT exam in Malahide.
VTCT Level 3 certificate.
Enrol for the Course
Anatomy & Physiology intimidates even the best of us.
I did the A&P course with Jenny at Essentials and it flew by in no time. Jenny makes the classes fun, interesting and easy to remember. There is plenty of in-class revision so you know your stuff.
And at the end you pass your exams no problem.