Open College Accreditations
All of the Open College Diploma Courses that are listed on this site and any one of our other 20+ Open College UK Ltd sites around the UK are SFTR accredited.
All diplomas are issued by the Open College and SFTR – National UK Therapists Register
All of the Open College Diploma Awards carry the SFTR Accreditation and stamped Open College seal.
Which reads on all Diploma Certificates. (SFTR Accredited Course)
The Open College Diploma in association with the SFTR allows you the use of these letters after your name, applicable to the course you have studied. Example: Dip.Hyp or Dip.Couns etc. Along with the College letters MOC.
Complementary Medical Association
Any Open College Course listed on this site that displays the CMA Logo next to the course description has been registered and approved by the CMA.
CMA Recognised & Registered Open College Diploma Courses
The CMA website can be visited at this address. http://www.the-cma.org.uk
Any Open College UK Ltd or related course from any other college or course provider listed on this website that displays the letters SHTC within its description entitles you to apply for Associate Practitioner Membership with the SHTC providing you meet their Membership requirements and will be subject to their approval and acceptance first.
Applications are made upon successful completion of your course studies. Associate Practitioner Membership is the SHTC starting professional practitioner grade available. Applications may require that you already hold other background qualifications in order to be accepted at the minimum entry level. If in any doubt, please contact us first.
Full SHTC details will be provided upon request after completion of your course on how to apply.
Please note. The SHTC is an external Membership from us and is separate from the SFTR as outlined above at the top of this page. The SFTR is FREE and automatically comes with all courses booked upon through the Open College. The SHTC and the SFTR are two separate organisations.