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Level 3 in Beauty Therapy

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Course CodeL5038
Academic Year1819
Dates10th September 2018 to 28th June 2019
Location NameSouth Wigston Campus
AreaBeauty & Therapies
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionThis programme is the perfect next step for students who have completed a Beauty Therapy Level 2 qualification. It is a very fast paced course designed for students who have the passion and ambition to excel within the industry. You will learn the very latest advanced treatments enabling you to work in the most exclusive areas of the Beauty Therapy industry.
Study OutlineThere are two routes available for students wishing to study the Level 3 programme. The NVQ 3 Beauty Therapy route includes massage, facial and electrical body treatments, electro-epilation and micro-dermabrasion. The VRQ route includes, facial and Body electrical Micro-dermabrasion, Aromatherapy, Swedish body massage, Indian Head massage and hot stone therapy. Business related units and health & safety are studied on both options. Tutors will advise on which route will be taken.
Entry RequirementsCompletion of Beauty Therapy qualification at Level 2, a suitable reference, attendance above 90%, plus an interview to ascertain which programme is most suitable.
EquipmentYou will need to purchase a Beauty Therapy kit and uniform. Nails must be short, well-manicured and free of enamel and extension. Hair must be worn off the face and you must not wear any jewellery or have visible tattoos.
AttendanceOne year, three days a week for one full academic year, full-time. Due to the intensity of this course and external appointments/holidays must be arranged outside of your timetable. A minimum of 95% attendance is required.
AssessmentAssessment methods in all subjects are continuous and on-going with practical sessions, case studies, external examinations and completion of portfolio of work.
ProgressionOn successful completion of the course you may go on to work in a variety of exclusive establishments including cruise liners, health farms, spas, 5* hotels etc.
QualificationNVQ / VRQ
Awarding BodyVocational Training Charitable Trust
LevelLevel 3
Availble Full-time?Y
Availble Part-time?N
Suitable for Higher Education?N
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?N
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