L5 Diploma in Practitioner Reflexology 

Coopers Hill Therapies are proud to bring you the highest level of reflexology training and the only level 5 qualification in reflexology in Gloucestershire - all other schools only teach up to level 3. This Agored Cymru reflexology mastership qualification is nationally recognised and approved by the highest associations in the industry such as Association of Reflexologists and Federation of Holistic Therapists.

The REFLEXOLOGY MASTERSHIP is made up of theory and practical applications and assessments of the following units:

  • Reflexology skills in practice

  • Providing reflexology for specific conditions*

  • Incremental Development of Applied Reflexology Skills in Practice

  • Business Skills for Reflexology Practice

  • Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Reflexology.

*Reflexology for specific conditions unit covers fertility and maternity reflexology, hand reflexology, and reflexology for cancer and palliative care.

For more information about these units please follow this link to the Centralia website

Entry Requirements


There is no 'academic' requirement or previous experience needed to be eligible to register onto this course. Some of the course work is submitted by e-mail, so you need to be able to use a word processing program and know how to attach files to an e-mail. The minimum age requirement for registration is 18 years and an adequate level of spoken and written English is a necessity. Applicants will attend an interview prior to enrolment. 


Coopers Hill Academy would like to ensure all students can benefit from an interactive teaching experience with the tutor able to devote more time to individuals and providing better support. Class sizes are kept small and places will therefore be limited, it is advised to book early.


Course Dates 

The Level 5 Diploma in Practitioner Reflexology qualification can be taught at University, although it is not a degree course, its complexity and difficulty is equivalent to years 1 + 2 of a First Degree course.

This is a higher level of reflexology training than the level 3 course offered by all other training providers in the area.

To complete the course there is a comprehensive home study programme of assignments, client case studies and treatments as well as practical skills assessments … you will be pleased to know there are NO EXAMS!

Successful completion of this course offers our Graduates the route to full membership with the Association of Reflexologists (AOR), as well as the opportunity to register with the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) the UK's foremost complementary health register.

Due to the current coronavirus pandemic we have made the difficult decision to postpone the 2020 course until 2021. We are still very excited to meet you and will continue with the enrolment process this year and next to be ready for the start of our next course. 

The course is delivered over 10 months with a total of 20 weekend days.

The Autumn Course is now due to start in October 2021 and will run until September 2022


  • Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th October 2021

  • Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st November 2021

  • Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th December 2021

  • Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd January 2022

  • Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th February 2022

  • Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th March 2022

  • Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th April 2022

  • Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd May 2022 

  • Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th June 2022

  • Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th September 2022

100 %  attendance is required .

Registration is from 8.45am, class starts at 9.00am and finishes at 6.00pm on all days.

There are no training dates in July and August.

Dates and times are subject to change. 

Our training venue is ideally located at Coopers Edge in between Cheltenham and Gloucester, with easy links from the M5 and the A417.

@The Edge Community Centre

Typhoon Way




Course Fees

The Level 5 Diploma in Practitioner Reflexology qualification is the highest level of reflexology training available in the UK. Unlike the level 3 course, this level 5 qualification can not be taught in schools and, although it is not a degree course, its complexity and difficulty is equivalent to years 1 + 2 of a First Degree course at university.

The total price of the level 5 course is £2900

We offer 3 different payment plans that may suit your needs.

(Please feel free to contact us if you would like to discuss payment plans prior to booking.)


Option 1 – Full Payment - Total - £2900


£400 deposit

£2500 in lesson 1

Option 2 - 6 monthly payments – Total £2920


£400 deposit

£420 in October

£420 in November

£420 in December

£420 in January

£420 in February

£420 in March

Option 3 - 12 monthly payments – Total £2950


£400 deposit

£212.50 per month for 12 months


Please be aware, you will not receive your qualification until payment has been made in full.


Additional costs –

       The following are to be paid in full during lesson 1:

  • Student membership and insurance with the AOR for 18 months - £36

  • Centralia Fees - £132

  • Agored Cymru fees - £142.20


Uniform – Will be needed for practical assessments.

Consumables such as towels, pillows, creams.

Text books

Treatment couch / Lafuma chair

Next Steps...

If you would like more information on this fantastic opportunity or would like to register your interest please call Harriet on 07969323917 or email


We look forward to seeing you soon! 

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