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An Introduction to Homeopathy & Natural Medicine

Course Code:PL1816F

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Centre:King's Park Leisure & Learning Centre

Learn more about how natural health, wellness and homeopathy (including nutrition, diet and exercise) can support your wellbeing - safe, effective ways to treat minor ailments, naturally

What the course is about

Homeopathy is a holistic, natural and safe system of medicine. Used for more than 200n years, it originated in Germany by the physician, Dr Samuel Hahnemann. More than 200million people regularly use homeopathy worldwide including more than 6 million people in the UK.

This workshop will explore the basics.

All our courses are made up of elements of speaking & listening, reading, and writing, and you will work using these elements throughout the course.

Learning takes place in a friendly classroom setting, which is a great place for social interaction and helping you meet new people.

Practice at home and completion of homework is advisable to enhance your learning experience.

This course is delivered by: 

Dr Marliese Symons BSc AKC MCH PCH MChiro DC RSHom MFHom 

She is a registered Homeopath (qualified in 1994), and a registered Chiropractor. 

She is a Consultant for The Society of Homeopaths; an examiner for the Faculty of Homeopathy and has previously worked for the NHS. Her practice is holistic and she has a strong background in nutrition. 

Pre-course information session or interview

There are no Pre-course admission sessions or interviews to enrol on this course.

Simply a desire to learn about improving the health and wellness of yourself and/or those around you.

Assessment of progress, tests, exams

Your tutor will work with you to develop a Personal Development Plan (PDP) which will help you review your progress towards achieving your goals during the course.

There is no qualification or examination attached to this course.

Who the course is for / Previous experience, knowledge or qualifications

This is a Beginners course, for those who have no experience in the subject or very basic knowledge of the subject.

It is intended for anyone who has an interest in Natural Health and is interested in learning about / improving their Health and Wellness.

NB. This course does not diagnose or treat any health conditions. All information is advisory only.

If you are unsure or worried about a health condition, you are advised to contact your GP.

Materials and costs

You will need a notebook and pen.

It is highly recommended that you purchase a First Aid homeopathy kit for you to put in practice what you learn.

It would be useful for you to have access to a computer so you can do some research of your own. Alternatively, you can book computer time for free in any of the local libraries.

You do not need to purchase any computer software.

Next Step

Your next step will be An Introduction to Natural Health, Wellness & Homeopathy Course.

Once you have completed the modules other courses at the next level will be offered by Skills & Learning or other local providers.

Additional information

English, maths and computing skills: all of our courses support the development of relevant English, maths and computing skills.

Refunds: please see details of our cancellation policy in our Terms and Conditions on our website or in our brochure.

Attendance: before enrolling you should ensure that you can attend all classes offered as far as possible.

Places on courses: many of our courses are in high demand. If you have been offered a place but no longer require it, please advise us immediately as you may be preventing another learner from taking the place. Where learners do not attend the first session, without having given prior notice, Skills & Learning reserve the right to offer the place on the course to another learner; you will not be eligible for a refund it it is outside of the terms outlined in our cancellation policy.

Fully funded learners: if you have been offered a fully funded place on a course and no longer require it, you must advise us before the course starts so that your place can be offered to someone else. We reserve the right to withdraw future offers of fully funded places if you regularly do not start or complete funded courses.

Home study: you will be required to do significant study at home between sessions to assist with your learning and progress.

Proof of identity: please bring photographic ID and your National Insurance number with you to your first session. You will also need to provide it for any external examinations you take.

Off-site activities: with some courses, there may be the opportunity for off-site enrichment activities at additional cost, for example: gallery, museum or exhibition visits. Where this is an integral part of the course, your tutor will discuss the arrangements with you during your induction.

Parking at centres: parking at centres may be limited; please be prepared to use on street parking or pay and display car parks. For information regarding each centre, please visit the venue section of our website

Refreshments: tea/coffee or vending machine(s) are available at some venues. Further information can be found in the venue section of our website

Unspent Criminal Convictions we require learners to disclose any unspent criminal convictions. Please refer to

If you have any accessibility or disability issues that we need to accommodate or if you think you may need any other support to complete your chosen course, please contact: 01202 123444 or e-mail All enquiries are treated in confidence.

Course Details

Start Date6 June 2024

LocationBournemouth Indoor Bowls Centre, Kings Park Drive, Bournemouth, BH7 6JD


Time10:00 - 13:00

Duration1 week

SubjectPhysical Health and Wellness


Fees and concessions

The total charge for this course is £20. Concessions £10.

PL, PS and PM courses can be paid for upfront in full, with an Instalment Plan, or upfront discounted with our concessionary fee. Find out more about our concessionary discount here.


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