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ITEC Diploma in Anatomy & Physiology

The ITEC Diploma in Anatomy & Physiology course is intended for those who wish to learn and gain an internationally recognized qualification in this subject.

This ITEC Diploma course is suitable for students who would like to take this course as an individual subject and ITEC qualification.

Anatomy & Physiology is the core module to all holistic practical training (Massage, Reflexology, Indian Head Massage, etc). This course is a compulsory module for students studying Reflexology & Holistic Massage.
No experience or knowledge is required in order for you to attend the ITEC Anatomy & Physiology Diploma.
If you haven’t studied for some time, or if you did not complete secondary school or take examinations, that is no problem – you will find this course well structured and easy to manage.
Upon successful completion of the training you will receive your Diploma in Anatomy & Physiology from ITEC.
Once you have achieved your Anatomy & Physiology Diploma, if you so desire you can continue with your studies in Massage, Reflexology, Aromatherapy, Sports Massage, Indian Head Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Reiki, Diet and Nutrition, etc.

Course Structure

  • The aim of this course is to train you to a very high level so that by the end of this training you will have an extremely detailed and broad knowledge of Anatomy & Physiology.
  • An integral part of the training in Anatomy & Physiology is the connection between the physical structures of the body and treating the whole person, body, mind & spirit.
  • Our tutors are highly experienced Anatomy & Physiology teachers – some with over 20 years of experience and many registered with the Teaching Council of Ireland.
  • It is our aim in teaching Anatomy & Physiology to bring to you this fascinating subject in a down-to-earth, interesting and exciting manner. We make Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology easily accessible and memorable to all.
  • At Green Tara College we aim to support you in every way possible with your studies, and include exam preparation & study guide classes in the training.
  • The tutor will take you through each system in detail bringing a new awareness that will help you enhance your understanding of how the body works and your sense of well-being.
  • You will also, upon completion of the training, know how to apply this knowledge to the holistic field.

Subjects covered:

  • Skeletal System
  • Muscular System
  • Vascular System
  • The Cell
  • Circulatory System
  • Lymphatic System
  • Neurological System
  • Endocrine System
  • Respiratory System
  • Digestive System
  • Urinary System
  • Reproductive System
  • Review classes and examination preparation classes
  • Illnesses and symptoms related to each body system
  • The holistic link with each system
  • Study Aid Classes
  • We allow the voice recording of this class – optional choice
  • Extra notes and assessment practice
  • Class assessments to aid in your learning

The syllabus is easily laid out so as to be accessible to all. The time between each lesson allows you the opportunity to study in detail and to gradually build on your knowledge.

Students are welcome to voice record the classes to aid learning!

Fees can be paid in instalments

BOOKING- Normally €745.00  special offer of €350.00 ( plus exam fee €150.00)

A Deposit is required of €350.00 to secure a place on the training, then payment in your second month of class on the first of the month of €150.

  • As the terms of Anatomy & Physiology involves the memorising and understanding of anatomical names, it is essential that the student has an acceptable knowledge and capability of written and oral English. This must be self assessed by you and if you have a look at the recommended ITEC book, that will give you some idea.
  • Complete the Application Form at enrolment or first class
  • Agree to and sign complete Terms & Conditions of Booking including College Contract
  • Course Fee  €350.00  plus examination fee €150.00  = €500.00
  • Deposit: Non-refundable €350.00

Places are awarded following a College Interview in person or on telephone

Required Reading List

An Introductory Guide to Anatomy & Physiology
by Louise Tucker

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Please do not hesitate to get in contact if we can help with any further information, or if you would like to arrange to call in and meet us.

Please contact Majella at the College for any queries  via Email  or  telephone (046 90 60 600)

How do I book a place?

In order to book a place please REGISTER by clicking the REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE button.

You can check your booking, then click PROCEED TO CHECKOUT. 

Methods of payment

  • Card  –  via the website.
  • Paypal – if you have a Paypal account.  Paypal will also let you make a card payment without a Paypal account.
  • Google Pay – if you are currently logged into your Google or Gmail account, this option will be offered to you.
  • Apple Pay – if you have an Apple account, this option will be offered to you.
    A place on the course cannot be guaranteed without payment.


You can pay in dollars, Euros or pounds.  The website will automatically convert prices into your local currency.  You can also change currency with the button on the bottom left of the webpage.

Create an Account

You have the option to create an account with us.  This will save you from putting in all your details the next time you book a course.

Remember your card details

If you create an account, you can get the system to remember your card details for next time.  We do not hold your card details.  They are held by the card processing company (Stripe).  The system cannot hold your card details unless you create an account.

Don’t want to pay online?

If you are uncomfortable paying online, you can phone the office (046 90 60 600) and they will make the booking for you and take your card details over the phone.

ITEC & all our  courses continue despite COVID-19

Please note regulations are changing all the time and we will adapt accordingly in line with government requirements

Green Tara College & ITEC have adapted quickly to the new COVID-19 situation:

  • Exam formats have been adapted so that we can still hold exams
  • We have not cancelled, or even delayed, any ITEC courses- we are proud that all our our learners were still able to complete exams successfully in May 20 & December 2020 & May 2021
  • We will deliver all the theory via zoom so you can get just as much learning via Zoom as you can in a class.
  • Practical classes are in-house – (if necessary we can adapt some practical via zoom so classes are not lost)
  • All theory classes are via Zoom – so you don’t have to travel
  • We use Moodle where you have all your notes up on line and guided videos of the practical techniques
  • We will work with the Covid-19 situation and  will support you in getting you through your exams which keeping up our prestigious and excellent practical training
Body Systemscover all the 12 systemPick your class subject and date to suit youCover 12 systems
The Cell2021 October
12 Tuesday
2022 January
25 Saturday
orOctober 2021
31 Sunday
Digestive SystemFebruary 2021
12 Sunday
orOctober 2021
09 Saturday
orDecember 2021
12 Sunday
Endocrine SystemFebruary 2022
01st  Tuesday
orAugust 2021
Saturday 21
(9:00am – 12.00)
Lymphatic SystemJuly 2021
10 Saturday
orDecember 2021
Sunday  12 -afternoon
(check time with school)
Muscular System2021 October
26th Tuesday
or2021 September
Sunday 19
Nervous SystemSeptember 2021
18 Saturday
or2021 January
Sunday 09
Reproductive System2021 November
Tuesday 16th
Respiratory System2021 December
Sunday afternoon
(check time with school)
Skeletal System2021 January
11 Tuesday
Skin & Tissues2021 November
02 November
Urinary System


November 2021
30th Tuesday


These are a variety of dates when the systems will be taught you can choose which ones you would like to attend.  This page is constantly updated as courses move through the year.
If the class is on zoom then you may attend the same class as often as you wish.