Beauty Therapy Advanced Apprenticeship at Derwentside College
An Advanced Apprenticeship in Beauty Therapy allows you to work in a salon or spa while furthering your skills and knowledge of beauty therapy.
Aromatherapy using pre-blended oils
Hot stone therapy
Indian Head massage
Anatomy and physiology
Employmen trights and responsibilities
You are also required to achieve Functional Skills English and Maths at Level 2. Apprentices can join the programme at any time but ideally September is the most appropriate starting point for this course.
- Whilst studying this qualification you must be in part or full time employment working in the Beauty Therapy industry.
- You will be required to attend college one day a week(6hours).
You must attend an interview with the course leader
Successful completion of Level 2 Beauty Therapy or equivalent
At Initial Assessment working towards Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English (additional support workshops are available)
100%attendance is expected
Students with disabilities will be assessed individually to confirm their suitability for the course
Must be willing to give and receive all treatments
Must be employed in the Beauty industry
Practical work is assessed through observation.
Assessment will take place continuously throughout the course.
You are required to complete a portfolio of evidence.
Theory is assessed by online tests. Home study will be required on an ongoing basis to support your college work and revision.
Thereare an excellent range of career opportunities available to you as a Beauty Therapist with advanced Level 3 skills, such as:
Working for yourself, some therapists decide to go mobile or work from home
In-store beauty therapist or consultant
Working in small local salons
Working in health spas or hotels
Completing this qualification will also give you the option of progression in to higher education, such as beauty Level 4 qualifications in Beauty Therapy or Management.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Derwentside College directly.