Level 3 Foot practitioner

This programme provides an ‘entry level’ qualification to the world of professional Foot Healthcare Practice and equip you to provide comfort and relief to patients with common, minor conditions, recognising conditions which require referral to podiatrists or chiropodists.

This qualification enables you to:

  • Trim nails
  • Treat mild-cases of ingrown toenails.(non-surgical)
  • Alleviate the discomfort a verruca can cause.
  • Treat fungal nail infections
  • Remove: Hard Corns. Soft Corns Calluses and dry/dead skin using appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Recognise and understand many foot conditions and when and how to make a referral.
  • Develop the business, english, maths and personal skills to be an effective practitioner.

This qualification will not enable you to:

  • Refer to yourself as a Podiatrist of Chiropodist.
  • Treat clients with prescribed medications or pain killers
  • Formally diagnose skin conditions or complaints
    Carry our medical procedures.