Course at a glance


This diploma is designed to explore Emotional Freedom Techniques. During this course you will review emotional and psychological acupressure. You will study client statements and explore fields of counselling, psychotherapy and hypnotherapy.

Learning Objectives

  • Students will have an opportunity to learn how acupressure helps to relief stress
  • To review the efficiency of acupressure
  • Look at different client statements and study the outcomes
  • The course encourages the development of Emotional Freedom Techniques into daily routines

This course consists of Ten Units and is a qualification awarded by Oxford Learning College, in its own right; with the quality assurance of a leading awarding body (CIE Global) that hallmarks this professional qualification.

Assessment Objectives (AO)

AO: 1

Students must select and demonstrate clearly relevant knowledge and understanding through the use of evidence, examples and correct language and terminology appropriate to the course of study. This assessment, involves two written assignments: one halfway through the course and following the final unit. Both are assessed and graded by the assigned tutor, according to college procedures.

AO: 2

Students must critically evaluate and justify a point of view through the use of evidence and reasoned argument. Students can include evidence in different formats to support their written work such as documentation or images to support their course.

Quality of Written Communication (QWC)

In addition, OLC require students’ to produce written material in English, candidates must: ensure that text is legible and that spelling, punctuation and grammar (SPG) are accurate so that meaning is clear; select and use a form and style of writing appropriate to studying a complex subject matter; organise information clearly and coherently, using specialist vocabulary when appropriate and Harvard referencing of citation and sources. In this Specification, SPG will be assessed in all tutor marked assignments (TMAs)

To ensure that we maintain quality standards; all our students written assignments are subject to our plagiarism policy and procedure.

Accredited Level 3 Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Diploma Entry Requirement

Entry to this Accredited Level 3 Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Diploma requires that potential students have gained GCSE/IGCSE or equivalent qualifications and have, good English oral, reading and writing skills.

Advice on enrolment and guidance of prior learning (APL) can be obtained through out contact centre. The course is a rolling programme and can be started at any point in the year. Successful students can go on to Higher Education, including remaining as students at OLC to complete courses in our portfolio of higher awards.

All students must be aged 16 or over.


The coursework is assessed through continuous assessment with no formal exit examinations.

Study Hours

Approximately: 200 hours of personal study time for the entire course is recommended. All of which is supported by the OLC Course Tutor, who we greatly encourage students to access support from throughout their course.

Quality Assurance

This course has been developed by the College’s professional team of tutors to meet the needs of sector based employers and employees. It is also part of the College’s validated level three Diplomas’, recognised internationally, as verified and moderated Centre for Interactive Education (CIE Global). Further details of our accreditations are provided on our website.

Accredited Level 3 Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Diploma Course Length

1 Year.

Awarding Body


Accredited Level 3 Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Diploma Course Content

The whole level three diploma has TEN (10) specific units of study, which are sub-divided into topic areas these are:

Unit 1: The Origins of Meridian Therapies and EFT

In this unit you will review theorists work on Meridian, though field therapy and history of EFT. You will discover beliefs and disruptions caused and negative emotions on the body’s energy system as well as mental health.

Unit 2: The Meridian System in Focus

Within this unit you will review the human energy system and looking at the main Meridians of the body such as Lung, Large intestines, Stomach, Spleen, Heart, Small intestines, Bladder, Kidney to name a few.

Unit 3: The Full EFT procedure

This unit will be reviewing the EFT procedures in relation to consultation and how these are addressed. You will discover scale of subjective units of distress and disturbance between 1-10. You will gain great knowledge of the various issues and how these are addressed on a one to one basis.

Unit 4: Understanding the Approaches and Aspects

Within this unit you will explore the basis of EFT and set up your own statement focusing on an issue or event. From this you can oversee if this is deep or traumatic. Linking with this you will review the road to recovery via the clients trauma. You will gain great knowledge of EFT recovery process and procedures.

Unit 5: The Psychological Reversal, PR

In this unit you will gain knowledge and understanding of how people can use inner strength to change life events such as why some for example can stick to diets and others can’t and how this links with psychological reversal. You will gain a great understanding of energy flow within the human body.

Unit 6: Miscellaneous Features of EFT

You will discover the way your body moves and shudders are psychologically connected. Such as posture, movement, negative emotions, clenching, folding arms and eye contact. You will use your knowledge here to review how a person feels relaxed by using noises and going into a trance like dream phase.

Unit 7: Using EFT to deal with Specific Problems (Part 1)

How you look at this unit will be reviewing how EFT helps with phobias, addictions, emotional and psychological and physical issues. You will discover how EFT helps with headaches, digestion and insomnia and skin problems.

Unit 8: Using EFT to deal with Specific Problems (Part 2)

As you work through this unit you will explore how EFT helps with anxiety and emotional issues. You will gain an understanding of the range of various issues such as anxiety, panic, negative feelings to name a few.

Unit 9: Dealing with Clients: Setting up E.F.T Practice

This unit is looking at statement from clients. You will review and adapt step by step process and method of when the client enters and when they leave the session and how to record information and what to record and for what purpose. At the end of this unit you will be confident to lead a client session.

Unit 10: Promoting your Business: Setting up E.F.T Practice

In this final unit you will review how to become a practitioner and how this fits into counselling and EFT. You will gain knowledge in where to base your business and informing others of the services that your provide. At the end of this unit you will have the confidence and sufficient evidence to build your own business as an EFT practitioner to make a thriving business.


This Accredited Level 3 Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) Diploma can be used to gain entry to a Level 4 Diploma or higher.

Further information on our Level 4 Diplomas can be found here: