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CIBTAC Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology

This course will provide you with all of the necessary underpinning knowledge of anatomy and physiology to enable you to understand the human body and its structures and functions. The basis of all confident and competent therapy treatments lies in a complete knowledge by the Therapist of the anatomical structures and systems in the area to be treated, and an understanding of how they will be affected by treatment application.

You will be able to:

Have the understanding of anatomy, physiology and pathologies

Identify when and how a Client may be contra-indicated to treatment

Know when you might safely and confidently apply all complementary therapy treatments.


Career pathway 

This qualification provides the Learner with all of the necessary foundation underpinning knowledge required of Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology in relation to Complementary Therapies.

It also provides greater understanding and awareness of the symptoms, causes and restrictions of less common pathologies, diseases and disorders - ensuring the therapist understands when not to treat. Learners may wish to progress on to Level 4 beauty and aesthetic courses.

Entry Level requirements

Entry requirements- None, however it is preferable for the candidate to have GCSE Mathematics and English A*-C or equivalent.

Course Details 

For all the course details click on the tabs to show you the learning hours, course structure, assessment methodology etc 


Areas Of Study 

Content of the course will cover:

Organisation of the body and relevant terms: Cells, Tissues, Organs, Systems, etc

Structure, function, growth, repair and pathologies of the hair, nails and skin

Foundation knowledge of the Systems including Skeletal system, Muscular system, Nervous system, Endocrine system, Respiratory system, Cardio vascular system, Lymphatic system, Excretory system, reproductive system.

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How to Enrol 

Simply click the button below to fill in an enrolment form with your CV and any previous certificate. Our student support will get in touch! If you need any assistance in the process, please do not hesitate to contact us by email:

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