Beauty Therapy L3 NVQ Diploma

SessionVenueDayDurationStartTimeCostDiscountedStatus
SC111Strode College, Church Road, Street, Somerset, BA16 0ABOne Year03 Sep 14Please contact Admissions for fee information

Course code: BD3BS

What will you do on this course?

On this one year course you will cover the relevant theory and practical treatments used in the Beauty industry. You would find this course suitable if you have already qualified as a Beauty Therapist at level 2. This course is run over one academic year, 3.5 to 4 days per week in college plus one full week of work experience.

The units you will cover are:

  • Financial Effectiveness of Business;
  • Facial & Body Electrical Treatments;
  • Electrical Epilation (permanent hair removal);
  • Massage using Pre Blended Aromatherapy Oils;
  • Body Massage;
  • Monitor Safe Work Operations;
  • Plan and Implement
  • Promotional Activities.

 

Course assessment

A variety of assessment methods are used including observations, written tests, assignments, oral questions and completion of a log book. On successful completion of the course students will achieve a City and Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Beauty Therapy.

You will also have the opportunity to achieve Fake Bake Lotion and Spray Certificates, Lash Perfect Individual Lash Certificate, Dermalogica Level 3 Certificate and Jane Iredale Advanced Techniques Certificate.

City & Guilds Exam Board.

 

Special features

Additional training and qualifications give students a real advantage in the workplace and broader product knowledge. All training is carried out in a fully commercial salon environment.

Various trips to national exhibitions and beauty wholesalers. See the Teaching Teams Beauty Therapy section of our website for highlights of our previous training, activities and trips.

Work experience is an essential part of the course.

New for 2014 - You may have the opportunity to take part in our new exciting college exchange programme.

 

Next step

You could progress into working in management, salons, cruise liners, health spas, airlines, self employment or study at university.

 

Student destinations

Many students have progressed into employment or self-employment in salons and spas locally, nationally and internationally.

 

Entry requirements

You must have passed NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy (or equivalent).

 

Recommended resources

Essential Epilation equipment will be provided by the college.

 

Celia GrazianoStudent Profile: Celia Graziano

"I’m learning everything that I want to do when I go into full-time employment. I enjoy learning all the different treatments and the techniques.

The atmosphere at Strode is really nice, everyone’s friendly and all the teachers are always there to help. Celia, a former pupil of Yeovil College, studied the Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy. She plans to gain employment in a spa or cosmetics.