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UK College of Holistic Training

UKCHT logoHolistic distance learning certificate
and diploma courses

Complementary therapies, self-help,
coaching, management,
New Age and spiritual fields. 
International enrolments accepted.
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Diploma
in Health & Wellness Tourism
A distance learning course

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   College accreditation:  International Association for Distance Learning.
   Course accredited by the Institute of Hospitality Management Ireland www.ihmi.org.uk


 

Total recommended period of study: approx. 3 to 4 months or less. Continuous enrolment. No time limit.

Cost: 250.00  (250 Pounds Sterling - for currency conversion see www.xe.com )

A FREE 400-page textbook will be included for students anywhere in the world.

Textbook discount for UK students: We will give UK students a discount of 25 if they purchase the Kindle edition of the textbook from the link in the left-hand column of this page, instead of obtaining the free hard copy.

Method of study 

Textbook study. Written assignments based on textbooks and exercises. Assignment questions are issued by email and students return their written work by email. Grades and feedback are issued by email.

Course overview

This course is based on case studies of how travel and tourism are linked to spas, medical tourism, yoga, meditation, pilgrimages, “New Age” and personal development centres and events. 

Various management issues are treated including consumer drivers, product development, marketing and operations.

Regions featured include:

Malaysia,

Europe,

Australia,

Asia,

Middle East,

India,

USA. 

Case studies featured include venues in Russia, Belgium, Italy, Finland, Netherlands, Israel, Switzerland, Hungary, Spain, India, Japan, UK, Morocco, and USA.

The course is completed with a project on your own region or a region of your choice.

Required Text:

Smith, Melanie and Puczko, Laszlo. Health and Wellness Tourism. Elsevier, 2009.

Entry criteria and suitability 

No particular qualifications are required for entry.  Please note that this course is for business or professional development of existing tourism and hospitality operators, complementary therapy practitioners and/or personal interest, and is meant to be complementary to any standard or international travel or tourism qualifications.

 

Qualification

Successful graduates will receive the Diploma in Health & Wellness Tourism awarded by UK College of Holistic Training which is a private UK qualification. The college is accredited by the International Association for Distance Learning.

This course is accredited by the Institute of Hospitality Management Ireland (www.ihmi.org.uk) and graduates are eligible to apply for membership.

This diploma is accepted by Calamus International University (a non-UK, private distance university with private accreditation) for credit towards a degree.

International Advanced Diploma in Holistic Tourism  

The International Advanced Diploma in Holistic Tourism is for holders of both Diplomas in Ecotourism and Health & Wellness Tourism only, and is achieved by researching and submitting an independent study paper of at least 5,000 words on any aspect of ecological or mind-body-spirit tourism.  The cost of the International Advanced Diploma in Holistic Tourism is GBP 350.

 

Further information

Please see our FAQs page for general information.

We reserve the right to change the syllabus and other details of any course at any time.

To apply for this course now, go to our Application page


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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