Beauty Therapy Techniques Level 3 (19+ Year Old Learners) Part-Time

This advanced Beauty Therapy Diploma course is for those wishing to follow a career in the beauty industry and build on their existing qualifications. The course focuses on the development of practical skills required for employment in the beauty therapy industry.

What Will I Learn?

You will have the opportunity to participate in many exciting enrichment opportunities including acrylic nail technology, beauty exhibitions in London and advanced massage workshops to include warm bamboo massage and Hopi ear candling.

Learning takes place through classroom activity, demonstrations and working in a realistic salon environment for practical assessment and case studies. When not working on real-life clients, you are taught through a number of practical sessions and assessments, alongside classroom sessions and guided assignments.

Course Content

Level 3 Beauty Therapy units may include:

  • Working with Colleagues within the Beauty Related Industries
  • Monitor and Maintain Health and Safety Practice
  • Client Care and Communication in Beauty Related Industries
  • Promote and Sell Products and Services to Clients
  • Provide Body Massage
  • Provide Facial Electrotherapy Treatments
  • Provide Body Electrotherapy Treatments
  • Provide Indian Head Massage
  • Apply Hot Stone Therapy Massage
  • Apply Micro-Dermabrasion
  • Provide Self Tanning
Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs (grades A*-E / 9-3), including English and maths and an interview*

*entry on to Level 3 is subject to satisfactory completion of the Level 2 qualification and report from the progression board.

Kit Costs

Uniform: £40.00*

Practical Kit (including text book): £155.00*

*All prices indicated must be considered as estimated and prices may change without notice.

What Can I Do Next?

Employment in a salon, health spa, television, film studios, on board cruise liners and hotels throughout the world as beautician, nail technician or therapist. Students could progress to higher education courses, such as a HND Beauty Therapy, or complementary therapies.

Beauty Therapy Techniques Level 3 (19+ Year Old Learners) Part-Time
LevelLevel 3
DurationOne Year
Study ModePart-Time
CampusColchester Institute
Start DateSeptember 2019
AttendanceVariable hours per week
Fee(s)19+: £3,345


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