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HEALTH AND WELLNESS COURSES

A HEALTH AND WELLNESS COURSE CAN HELP YOU TO:

  • Gain the basic knowledge and skills in your chosen area of beauty therapy and/or elderly footcare.
  • Learn how to perform specific beauty and/or wellness treatments.
  • Learn how to communicate professionally in a salon and/or caring environment.
  • Learn how to identify and describe certain health conditions.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS COURSES

A HEALTH AND WELLNESS COURSE CAN HELP YOU TO:

  • Gain the basic knowledge and skills in your chosen area of beauty therapy and/or elderly footcare.
  • Learn how to perform specific beauty and/or wellness treatments.
  • Learn how to communicate professionally in a salon and/or caring environment.
  • Learn how to identify and describe certain health conditions.
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THE HEALTH AND WELLNESS COURSES AT OXBRIDGE ACADEMY:

At Oxbridge Academy, you have the opportunity to study your health and wellness course via distance learning. This means that you can improve your knowledge and skills while maintaining a full-time job.

 

Download the Health and Wellness brochure here.

Short Learning Programmes

These courses increase your knowledge and develop your skills in relation to the topic that you choose to study. While the short learning programmes are non-accredited, they will give you a basic theoretical understanding of various health and wellness techniques and principles, with specific focus on the areas of beauty therapy and footcare.

Note: These courses are theory-based, and will not result in a formal qualifications. They are designed to give you the knowledge and skills needed to perform basic beauty and wellness treatments.

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What will I learn when I study a health and wellness course via distance learning?

This will depend on the course that you choose to study. At Oxbridge Academy, our course on elderly footcare will teach you all about the structure of the foot and the functions it carries out, i.e. weight bearing and propulsion, so as to give you an understanding of how to properly care for elderly feet. When it comes to our beauty therapy courses, you will learn more about anatomy and physiology, communication, and professional salon skills. In addition, the different courses will teach you about different beauty treatments and principles.

 

IF YOU STUDY FOOTCARE FOR THE ELDERLY:

You will learn more about maintaining foot health with proper foot care, which includes a comprehensive assessment of the feet, general foot hygiene, and nursing interventions that address problems associated with basic foot and toenail care. You will learn how to maintain foot hygiene and how to treat the feet of the elderly in a hygienic and safe way.

 

If you study nail care:

You will learn more about the history of nail care, the anatomy of the hand and foot, nail disorders, and the structure of the nail. You will also learn about the tools and products used in nail care, and you will learn how to do manicures, pedicures and UV gel nails, as well as how to apply nail art.

 

If you study facial skincare:

You will learn more about the different skin tones, skin types, and skin disorders. You will also learn how to prepare for client consultations, as well as how to carry out various types of facial treatments, including anti-aging facials, deep-cleansing facials, light fruit acid peel facials, galvanic facials, oxygen facials, and facials for men.

 

If you study massage techniques:

You will learn more about the different oils that are used in massage therapy, and you will learn how to carry out various massage techniques, including hand and foot massage, Indian head massage, and full body massage.

 

If you study make-up application:

You will learn more about make-up tools and how to care for them, how to prepare your clients for make-up application, and how to apply different types of make-up correctly. You will, for example, learn how to choose the right colours, how to contour the face using blusher and bronzer, and how to apply make-up for clients in different age groups. You will also learn more about how to apply make-up for special occasions such as weddings.

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