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TEACHING courses


Ever wanted a career in teaching, whether at a further education college, a private training school or to set up

your own accredited training school?

We offer intensive level 3 & 4 teaching, assessing & IQA (Verifiers qualifications.


* VTCT Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocational Related Achievement

* VTCT Level 3 Award in Education & Training

* VTCT Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice 

* VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Education & Training - COMING SOON



Our courses are formulated as blended learning so you learn the theory of the course online as well as the important hands on training too at our VTCT approved centre in Bideford, Devon.

Karen Ashton, founder of Holistic Therapies Training Academy, is one of the complementary therapy tutors at our Bideford, Devon training centre and is a published author of 'The Essential Oils Guide'. She is also a podcaster, blogger & vlogger, specialising in complementary therapy subjects. She is a self confessed Aromatherapy Geek (The Aromatherapy Geek.)

Jason Ashton is our main massage therapy tutor based at our Bideford, Devon centre, is also owner of Zen Combat School​, a martial arts business, that is also under the roof of our Holistic Therapies Training Academy, HQ, in Bideford, Devon. Jason has 35 years of experience in the sports industry, he is an ex semi-pro kick boxer & 5th Dan black belt. Jason brings his experience to his massage & sports therapy training for his students. 

For more information on qualifications, we have written a blog on Who are the VTCT? and What are accredited courses?

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