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FT Registration Fee - £30.00
Please Note - These fees are for the 2018/19 Academic Year and are subject to change annually. Fees are payable for each year of study.
Days, Times and Fees for Part Time and HE courses are subject to change. HE Tuition Fees will be confirmed April 2018.
Purchase of Equipment and Kit is required for this course (Compulsory Cost - Uniform - £35, Beauty Kit - £61.15). Please discuss this at interview stage with a tutor after you have applied.
Level 3 Beauty Therapy Course is designed to develop and build upon practical beauty therapy knowledge, understanding and skills gained at Level 2 .
The course is focused on producing highly proficient, occupationally competent and professional beauty therapists, providing training for a job ready qualification which is based on National Occupational Standards for Beauty Therapy.
This course is most suited to learners who wish to advance in their profession; to become a fully operational beauty therapist, salon manager or salon owner. Opportunities to progress to Higher Education may also be considered.
Additional qualifications may be provided as a package with the beauty therapy qualification to further support and develop professional employment opportunities. Participation in CPD events and courses is also encouraged.
You will require a Level 2 Beauty Therapy Diploma or equivalent. You will also be required to undertake an initial assessment in literacy and numeracy to establish any support required.
What will I study?
The learner will be able to access opportunities for the development and acquisition of a range of vocationally relevant skills, knowledge and understanding in order to perform an array of professional services, such as:
• face and body electrotherapy for therapeutic and enhancement effects
• electrical epilation for permanent hair removal
• body massage
• additional units relevant to industry
Within this course you will develop a sound knowledge and practice of working in beauty related industries: health and safety; client care and communication, and contributing to the effective running of a beauty therapy business. You will also develop an underpinning knowledge and understanding of the anatomy and physiology as relevant to the practical skills learned throughout the course.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed via a range of methods which include continual assessment, through observation of your practical work, the completion of a portfolio, theoretical evidence and assignment work. There are external examinations and Essential Skills portfolios.
Career Opportunities and Progression
On successful completion of this programme you may be able to progress into the many and varied areas of the health and beauty industry, open your own business or progress onto a Level 4 programme.