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L3 VTCT NVQ DIPLOMA IN BEAUTY THERAPY - MASSAGE

NEW DIRECTIONS - VTCT NVQ L3 DIPLOMA IN BEAUTY THERAPY - MASSAGE (LO) P/T DAY
Start Date 
16 Sep 2019
End Date 
3 Jul 2020
Attendance 
Part Time
Target audience 

To provide a recognised qualification in Beauty Therapy for those students seeking employment in the beauty therapy industry. The NVQ is awarded to those students who successfully complete all nine elements. Students are also required to produce a portfolio of evidence. A kit and uniform is required.

Entry requirements 

Level 2 Beauty Therapy

Course content 

This course includes the following modules/units:


  • Body massage
  • Body and face electrical and mechanical treatments
  • Epilation
  • Client consultation
  • Financial effectiveness in a business
  • Health and safety
  • Promotional knowledge in a business
Assessment criteria 

Assessment is ongoing and includes practical, oral, written testing, assignment writing, case studies and end of unit examinations. A portfolio of evidence will need to be produced. Students will be expected to work on members of the public to facilitate practical assessments. Students may be expected to attend external verification visits at the College.

Progression 

Foundation Degree in Holistic Therapies or Beauty Therapy

Other information 

Brief description of each compulsory unit:


  • G1 - Ensure your own risks to Health and Safety
  • G6 - Promote Additional Services
  • G11 - Contribute to the financial effectiveness of the business
  • BT16 - Epilate the hair follicle
  • BT17 - Provide Head and Body Massage treatments
  • BT18 - Improve body condition using electro-therapy
  • BT19 - Improve face and skin condition using
    electro-therapy
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Application & Enrolment

You are able to apply online for all courses, however to complete your course enrolment fully, you will need to have an interview and then be accepted onto a course. The only courses available to enrol online are Full Cost courses, if you wish to enrol on any other course please call into Student Services or call 01429 295000.

Full Cost course fees are inclusive of VAT.

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