Beauty Therapy Massage Diploma – Level 3

KC's Beauty Therapy Massage Diploma has been designed to prepare you to enter the beauty sector as a whole, rather than focusing on one specific area within the industry. You'll be covering a diverse range of modules, skills and background knowledge, thoroughly preparing you to enter the world of beauty therapy!

This intensive job-ready qualification will allow you to advance your previous skillset, expand your knowledge of the industry and allow you to work at a higher level!

Providing you with an excellent knowledge of massage and modern electrical treatments, studying the science behind beauty treatments in order to confidently advise your client and learning the practical aspects of running and managing a successful salon, this diploma covers all aspects to find your place within the beauty industry.

  • What will be studied

    Course content will include practical units such as:

    • Body massage treatments
    • Indian head massage
    • Massage pre-blended aromatherapy oils
    • Aromatherapy massage
    • Stone therapy treatments
    • Monitor procedures to safely control work operations
    • Contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities

     

    Theoretical aspects of this course will include:

    • Equipment overview, product insight  and knowledge
    • Health and safety procedures
    • Learning how to acquire insurance
    • Business start-up and development
    • Salon and reception duties
    • Retailing and customer Services
  • What are the entry requirements?

    If you are under 19, in order to be considered for this diploma, you will require the following:

    • 4 GCSE's at grade 4 or above; these must include English and three other academic subjects
    • Alternatively, you must pass a Skills Test during interview
    • Completion of Level 2 Beauty Therapy
    • Provide a suitable character reference
    • Complete a written task
    • Possess a strong work ethic
    • Have excellent people skills

    Mature students are welcome to apply. Please contact our Student Services for more information.

  • Where does this course lead to?

    Completion of this Level 3 Diploma will open up an array of progression routes, such as:

    • Senior therapist at a salon or spa
    • Beauty therapist
    • Spa therapist
    • Salon technician
    • Massage therapist
    • Mobile/rent a room therapist
    • On-board spa therapist
  • What qualifications will be gained?

    Completion of this course will lead to a VTCT NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Massage

    With this NVQ qualification you will be able to apply for employment within salons and spas, open your own business or work from home and as a mobile therapist.

    This qualification can be delivered as an NVQ or as a Technical Level qualification and this will be discussed during interview.

  • How will this course be delivered?

    This programme will be delivered via

    • Practical workshops
    • Theoretical studies
    • Tutorials from our award-winning staff
    • Self-directed home study

    You will receive practical demonstrations and theory input to develop your knowledge and understanding confidently preparing you for assessment and examination.

     This course is run for 16 hours per week over 3 days

    Classes generally run between 9am-5pm but may vary. Timetables will be given to all students during enrolment and induction week.

    You will be working under supervision at Kidderminster College's on-site salon, Elements, delivering services to colleagues, members of the public and staff.

  • How will I be assessed?

    You will be assessed via:

    • Essays
    • Individual research
    • Formative assessments
    • Group presentations
    • Summative assessments
    • Timed tests
  • How to get a place?
    Fill out our quick and easy application form HERE 
  • Other Information:

    Students aged 19+ will be subject to fees. Student finance offers help with Advanced Learner Loans and support to students, please contact Student Services on 01562 512003 or studentservices@kidderminster.ac.uk for more information.

    While on the course we would expect you to bring equipment to classes to assist with completing lesson tasks, such as;

    • Pens
    • Pencils
    • Memory stick
    • Notepad

    Due to the nature of this course a course kit and uniform will be required.

  • Exam Board:
    VTCT
  • WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?

    Completion of this Level 3 Diploma will open up an array of progression routes, such as:

    • Senior therapist at a salon or spa
    • Beauty therapist
    • Spa therapist
    • Salon technician
    • Massage therapist
    • Mobile/rent a room therapist
    • On-board spa therapist

Deliveries

Start Date : September 2021 End Date : July 2022 Fee : N/A
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