Discover a career as a professional Therapeutic Reflexologist

  • The International Academy of Reflexology & Meridian Therapy has been providing a high standard of professional training and development in the field of Reflexology and Meridian Therapy since 1983.
  • Therapeutic Reflexology is one of the most exciting and effective holistic therapies with emphasis on treating and preventing the root cause of disease, rather than spot treating the symptoms.
  • With latest technology developments and our new Virtual Learning Environment, never before has the training been so advanced and flexible as it is today.
  • Therapeutic Reflexology is a registered allied health profession in South Africa.
    Our diploma is accredited by the Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa.

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Why choose a career in Therapeutic Reflexology?

Become a self-employed recognised health professional in one of the most rewarding and cost-effective allied health professions







Why should you study at our Academy?

The International Academy of Reflexology & Meridian Therapy has been providing a high standard of professional training
and development in the field of Reflexology and Meridian Therapy for over 30 years. With latest technology developments
and our new Virtual Learning Environment, never before has the training been so advanced and flexible as it is today.


  • The International Academy of Reflexology & Meridian Therapy is registered by the Department of Higher Education & Training (DHET) as a private higher education institution offering a Diploma in Therapeutic Reflexology.
  • The programme is accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and listed with the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA), ID no. 36204.
  • Upon successful completion of the qualification, graduates can register themselves with the Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa as a therapist and are able to start their own Reflexology practice.



Testimonials - What do our graduates say about us?

“My studying experience at the International Academy of Reflexology & Meridian Therapy was incredible, and the knowledge and experience I gained through those two years is unmeasurable. The lecturers were brilliant in their knowledge and expertise, easy to approach when experiencing a problem, interesting to listen to and passionate about their subjects.”

Michelle Walton, Class of 2012 - AHPCSA Registration Number: A11375

“After a number of years of research and opinions of qualified therapists as to where I should study Reflexology – there was only one option! The resounding answer was with Inge Dougans – she is disciplined, professional, tough, fair, vastly knowledgeable and experienced, and you will have a proper recognised qualification registered with the Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa.”

Joanne Moss, Class of 2012-2013 - AHPCSA Registration Number: A11348

"I am so grateful to the International Academy of Reflexology & Meridian Therapy for enabling me to help people with an alternative and holistic therapy, and am happy to say that I now not only have a practice that is growing each month, but even more fulfilling is that my clients are seeing that their health is improved!"

Natalie Holme, Class of 2012-2013 - AHPCSA Registration Number: A11355



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