Foot Health Practitioner Foundation Course (Non Surgical)

Foot Health Practitioners are in high demand. If you would like to offer a more in depth treatment than a pedicure business this in depth course will provide you with all the information that you need.

The TSA Certificate of Achievement will be issued and students may then use the initials FHPF.TSA

On completion of this course the student will be offered our optional 5 day Practical Training Course, at an additional cost. This will be in a clinical setting giving the student training on scalpel work, paddings and dressings, medicaments and more. The student will be supervised throughout by our qualified ‘Foot Doctor’ . The student will be able to gain confidence and expertise by working on each other and on clients.  Details of the Practical Training will be sent on purchase of the TSA Foot Health Practitioners Course.

An FHP is a trained professional able to work in the private sector able to safely recognise, assess, advise upon and treat a wide range of common foot conditions such as callus, corns, fungal infections, nail and skin problems and  to be able to offer general foot care advice to help the patient avoid future issues.

Course Benefits:

Learn to offer a comprehensive treatment to your clients

Learn to recognise a wide variety of common foot problems and understand what you can and cannot treat – when a referral is required.

Study in your own time at your own pace – there is no time limit for completion.

Gain new skills and the confidence to use them in your business.

Module One

Introduction to the work and responsibilities of an FHP.

Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology

Module Two

The Muscular & Skeletal Systems

Module Three

Blood Flow / Circulation, Muscles & Skin

Module Four

How we walk, common foot problems and treatments

Module Five

The Importance of Sterilisation, the Definitions of Infection and Bacteria

Module Six

Tools of the Trade, Wound Dressings and Padding

Module Seven

Skin Conditions and Hyperkeratosis / Callus

Module Eight

Technicalities of Fungal Infections and Their Treatment

Module Nine

Nails and Nail Problems

Module Ten

The Diabetic Foot – Causes, Signs & Symptoms

Module Eleven

How to Conduct an Examination of Your Patient, Record Keeping

Module Twelve

Situations You Will Need To Deal With In Your Practice

Module Thirteen

The Business of Being a Foot Health Practitioner

Module Fourteen – Final Assessment. The TSA Certificate of Achievement will be issued and students can then use the initials ‘FHPF.TSA’

Course Price – £175.00

Foot Health Practitioner Foundation Course – Non-Surgical (TSA)

Foundation course for Foot Health Practitioners - non-surgical

£175.00

PRACTICAL COURSE – Add On Course available to all students who have completed the main theory course. There will be a maximum of four students on each course. If you would like to be able to practice your skills, learn more about safe scalpel work, paddings and dressings, medicaments and a variety of additional treatments and methods this excellent 5 day Practical Course will enhance your learning experience, giving you more confidence to start your own business in the Foot Health industry.

Clinical Venue for the Practical Course

The Practical Training Course will be in a live/working clinical setting. Held in Louth, Lincolnshire, this will be an additional cost of £450.00. Full details and a booking form will be sent to students who are nearing the end of the theory course.

Dates of our next Practical Courses are:-  Monday 2nd November – Friday 6th November

                                                                                    Monday 30th November – Friday 4th December