Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology: E-Learning

The Level 3 in Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology course is open to all including beginners. This course provides the firm foundation and prerequisite for many of our professional courses. Why not do your e-learning alongside our Aromatherapy, Reflexology or Sports Massage courses? 

Study from home at your own pace!

If you struggle to find time to study every day at a traditional college, a home learning course is an ideal solution. With support from your tutor, you can feel confident in completing your studies with us from the comfort and convenience of your home. 

You'll study whenever you want, at your own pace. There are no strict deadlines (you'll have access to the login for up to a year) so you could complete your course in 2 weeks or 18 months etc- it's up to you.

It is important for therapists to understand how the body functions and heals itself. This is a fascinating subject to study. You will learn about the following areas:

Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complementary Therapies (Unit 383)

Course Content:
Knowledge of the structure & function of all systems of the body:

  • Skeletal

  • Muscular

  • Circulatory

  • Respiratory

  • Digestive

  • Neurological

  • Endocrine

  • Genital-Urinary

  • Skin and Cells

  • Diseases and Disorders of each system

Click here to view the full ITEC syllabus

If you are studying this qualification as a stand-alone (eg: it’s not alongside one of our Diploma therapy courses), you will also be required to complete an assignment as follows:

Unit 383 - Written Assignment

Learners must demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the structure, function and two key diseases/disorders that may affect the body systems.

Click here for the Assignment Guidance

We have thought carefully about the e-learning training programme here at the Academy to make sure each student feels supported and remains in touch with our tutors throughout their training with us. 

Why choose our E-learning?

  • Anatomy and Physiology book included FREE to support your online e-learning sent to you via post.

  • A structured work book with quizzes  to test and reinforce your learning is also sent in the post to you. 

  • Structured email contact available with your tutor at the start and throughout the course to answer any questions you may have.

  • FREE weekly Thursday evening meets- open to all students to connect with other students and therapists, ask questions and get hands on!

  • Prestigious ITEC qualification, a leading name in the Complimentary Therapies industry, offering the highest standard of accreditation.

  • Option to then proceed onto a course such as Massage, Reflexology, Aromatherapy and Sports Massage.

  • Fees include e-learning login to online resource, A&P book and workbook, ITEC Registration and Exam fees.

Further Information: 

The ITEC Level 3 Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology for Complimentary Therapists qualification is a well-recognised industry standard which on completion, will allow the practitioner to obtain credits and course exemptions for prior learning for more advanced courses.

Course Duration: We recommend approximately twelve weeks.

How do I pay?

The full balance is required after enrolment  via bank transfer or cheque (unless you are booking along side a Diploma course). We will release your e-learning login and send your pack in the post once we have received payment. We will send over details of how to make payment with your invoice. 


 £345.00 + VAT

includes e-learning login to online resource, ITEC Registration and Exam fees, dedicated Tutor throughout your learning & Anatomy and Physiology book & welcome pack sent via post.

For further enquiries please contact us:

01285 885122
[email protected]

Thursday evenings at The Cotswold Academy


If you are interested in looking at a career in this industry, planning to do a course with us or just wishing to look around, our free Thursday Evenings could be the place to start.