Ear Candling - Therapy Course

  • Option 1
    Home Use
  • Course Price
  • Option 2
  • Course Price
ear candling online learning course

Ear Candling - Accredited Online Course

Our Ear Candling Course is ideal for beginner’s who wish to learn the art of using this lovely natural method (and natural products) to help benefit clients and is supported by FREE tutorial videos. Ear Candling has many physical benefits such as soothing the ear, calms symptoms of hayfever, relieves pressure and congestion in the ear, nose & throat. It is also beneficial for sinusitis and rhinitis. Our course also includes a soothing head and scalp massage routine that provides deep levels of relaxation for your client.

You can choose the either the Home Use option intended for delivering treatments to friends and family, or you can select to complete the Professional Certificate Course where you will gain a fully accredited qualification upon successful completion of the theory test. Our Certificate Qualification will allow you to work self employed, start your own home-based business, or work as a mobile therapist and is fully insurable.

Should you wish, you can Upgrade your Certificate qualification to a Diploma at any time by attending practical training with one of our experienced and friendly teaching staff. We have venues all across the UK.

Pre Requirements

  • This is a beginners course and so there are no pre requirements

Video Tutorials

  • Fantastic video tutorials FREE for 3 months with this course.

Accreditations and insurance

  • Accredited by the Therapy Training Academy  Accredited by the IGCT  Westminster Insurance  Wellbeing Insurance  Towergate Insurance

Course Syllabus

This is the background and theory that you study from home. If you are undertaking a Certificate Course then you also need to complete an online test paper, and we recommend that you complete at least 25 case studies (self-assessed) in order to familiarise yourself with the therapy routine before offering treatments to the public.

Module 1
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
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
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 (Diploma Course Only)
Case study guidelines
Case study examples

Additional information
Hints and tips
Your notes and questions

Additional documents
Test paper
Client form
Case study form

Home Use - Course Only

  • Course cost: £39.00
  • Accredited: TTC (our company's stamp of approval)
  • Insurance: Available from Westminster Insurance
  • Qualification: Available with our Certificate courses
  • Suitable for: Beginners - Intended for self-development and home use
  • Time limits: No time restraints
  • PDF manual: 45 pages in full colour
  • Theory test: Only available with our Certificate Course
  • Video: Not available for this course

Certificate - Professional Use

  • Course cost: £99.00
  • Accredited: IGCT, TTA
  • Insurance: Westminster Insurance, Towergate Insurance, Wellbeing Insurance
  • Qualification: Offer treatments professionally and obtain therapist insurance
  • Suitable for: Beginners or experienced therapists as a CPD course
  • Time limits: No time restraints
  • PDF manual: 45 pages in full colour
  • Theory test: Online - 45 multiple choice questions & unlimited attempts to pass
  • Video: Not available for this course
  • Portfolio: Self-assessed - we recommend that you complete a minimum of 25 case studies before offering treatments to the paying public
  • Upgrade: You can upgrade this course to a Diploma by undertaking practical training one-to-one with a qualified instructor