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Level 3 Spa at North Shropshire College - NSC

Course description

The course consists of the following units:

•           Body Massage

•           Aromatherapy with pre-blended oils

•           Indian Head Massage

•           Health, Safety and Security

•           Diploma in Anatomy and Physiology (Additional Compulsory Course)

•           Stone Therapy treatments

•           Monitor spa facilities

•           Provide body wrapping treatments

•           Provide floatation tank

WHAT IS THE STRUCTURE OF THE COURSE?

Practical skill development, with an emphasis on learning within a practical environment.

Both skills and knowledge are continually assessed resulting in a portfolio of evidence collected by you.  There are also end of unit tests to complete and assignments.  You will also complete a two week block work based experience during the year.

IS THIS COURSE FOR ME?

You will need to be motivated, professional and able to work and communicate with others.  All assessments take place on fee paying clients.  Therefore you will need to ensure a supply of clients, organised by yourself to complete beauty therapy assessments.  Additional qualifications will be included within a full time programme thus adding breadth to your qualification.

Course content

The course consists of the following units:

•           Body Massage

•           Aromatherapy with pre-blended oils

•           Indian Head Massage

•           Health, Safety and Security

•           Diploma in Anatomy and Physiology (Additional Compulsory Course)

•           Stone Therapy treatments

•           Monitor spa facilities

•           Provide body wrapping treatments

•           Provide floatation tank

WHAT IS THE STRUCTURE OF THE COURSE?

Practical skill development, with an emphasis on learning within a practical environment.

Both skills and knowledge are continually assessed resulting in a portfolio of evidence collected by you.  There are also end of unit tests to complete and assignments.  You will also complete a two week block work based experience during the year.

IS THIS COURSE FOR ME?

You will need to be motivated, professional and able to work and communicate with others.  All assessments take place on fee paying clients.  Therefore you will need to ensure a supply of clients, organised by yourself to complete beauty therapy assessments.  Additional qualifications will be included within a full time programme thus adding breadth to your qualification.

Entry requirements

NVQ Level 2 in Beauty.

Successful college interview.

Assessment

You will be required to wear a uniform purchased from our supplier; the relevant forms are available from the College reception.

Anatomy and Physiology which will include multiple choice question papers and assignments   

Financial information

Please contact our Student Finance Officer - Penny Jones - 01691 688029.

Future opportunities

WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?

•           Level 2 Hairdressing

•           Career in Beauty Industry

•           Mobile Beauty Therapist

 

 

Further information

OTHER RELEVANT DETAILS?

You will be required to wear a uniform purchased from our supplier; the relevant forms are available from the College reception.

Anatomy and Physiology which will include multiple choice question papers and assignments.

Please contact our Oswestry Campus direct - 01691 688000.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact North Shropshire College - NSC directly.

Last updated date: 03 November 2016
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