What will I learn?
You will learn advanced techniques in both practical and theory for epilation, body and facial electrics, massage and optional units. This qualification allows careers into workplace and opportunities all around the world e.g. Cruise Liners and International Spas. You can take this as a full-time course or as an Apprenticeship.
- Plan and implement promotional activities
- Electrical body treatments
- Electrical facial treatments
- Body massage
- Optional units such as hot stone therapy, aromatherapy, eyelash extensions
- GCSE English
- GCSE Maths
You will be required to liaise with a salon of your choosing to complete your work experience (minimum 5 days).
You will be able to enter in to national competitions, attend additional workshops e.g. ear-piercing, spray tanning, airbrush make-up, trips to find out about careers, cruise ship visits, trips to see working spas, study tours abroad, work experience, community projects, tasters in new products and techniques.
What grades will I need?
Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy or Level 3 Extended Diploma in Beauty Therapy, plus GCSEs A*–D/9–3 in English and Maths.
How will I be assessed?
• Coursework and final assessment.
Where will it lead me?
• Level 4 Salon Management
• Higher Education
• Foundation Degree
• Employed Beauty Therapist
• Work in spa/hotel
• Self-employed Beauty Therapist
• Cruise ship