Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Treatments

Course Overview

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Treatments is a substantial one year course that will prepare you for a career as a beauty therapist and will support you to gain employment as a beauty therapist, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role.   
This qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty therapist including providing body massage, face and body electrotherapy, health and safety and client care. 

Areas of study include: 

  • Facial and body electrical therapies 
  • Microdermabrasion 
  • Body massage therapy 
  • Hot and cold stone massage 
  • Tanning treatments 
  • Individual eyelash extensions 
  • Anatomy and physiology 
  • Health and safety 
  • Client care and communication 
  • Working in beauty related industries. 

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Entry Requirements

  • A full-time Level 2 Beauty Therapy qualification or part-time equivalent  
  • Applicants must have the ability to work as a member of a team and possess excellent communication skills. 

Course Delivery

You will attend college for 17 hours per week.   

Continuous practical assessment, exams and written assignments.   

Progression Opportunities

This qualification may lead directly into employment as a senior beauty therapist in a beauty salon/spa or self-employment.  Further training opportunities include: 

Additional Information

Learners are required to purchase a kit and a uniform as part of their course.

Costs will be confirmed during the interview (funding may be available).

This qualification is based on the beauty therapy National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is recognised by the UK's leading professional association, the British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) as being fit for purpose for preparing you for a career as a beauty therapist. Holders of this qualification are eligible to become a professional member of BABTAC.

Broadway Hair and Beauty Centre, Tycoch
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