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Beauty - Diploma in Body & Spa Therapy - Level 3 at North Kent College

Course description

This level 3 programme is the major progression route for those who wish to embark on a career in the national and international Spas, Hotels and Cruise Liners, as Senior Therapists and Managers. It is also specific to those who wish to be salon owners.

Course content

301 Promote and sell products and services to clients 302 Anatomy and physiology 303 Provide body massage 304 Provide facial electrotherapy treatments 305 Provide body electrotherapy treatments 306 Provide dry spa treatments

Entry requirements

Successful achievement of the department’s interview process. You will need a Level 2 Qualification in Beauty Therapy/ Level 2 Diploma in hair & Media make -up. You must also produce a positive report and attendance records. You must also pass the Level 3 entrance test based on anatomy and physiology.


To gain this qualification, candidates must successfully achieve the following assessments: • One externally set, externally moderated assignment • One externally set, externally marked test, sat under examination conditions Optional unit assessments as required

Financial information

Tuition Fees: 16-18 - free 19-23 - not currently funded, awaiting confirmation 24+ - not currently funded, awaiting confirmation Exam and Registration Fees (payable by all aged 19 and over): £100 Other Costs (payable by all students): £TBA Material fee contribution and £TBA Trip This course may also attract additional costs, for example, kit, uniform or books, that all students will be required to pay. Please contact the College for further details.

Future opportunities

You could progress into employment or to a Level 4 qualification in Advanced Techniques or Management, such as: City & Guilds Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy Techniques.

Further information

Please contact the College

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: A9D154Q
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  • Number of planned places: 38