Beauty Therapy (Body) NVQ Level 3 at Banbury and Bicester College
This nationally-recognised award in beauty therapy will enable you to become a fully operational therapist in a salon, without supervision. You will learn in our purpose built salon, which is fully equipped to industry standards.
This is a one year intensive course designed to help you achieve an NVQ Level 3 in Beauty Therapy.
The course comprises the following units:
• monitor procedures to safely control work operations
• sale skills
• contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities
• swedish body massage
• stone therapy massage
• pre-blended oils massage
• Indian head massage
• facials and electrical treatments
A good standard of education is required. A satisfactory college interview is necessary together with a supportive reference. Over the course of the year you will complete a work placement totalling 100 hours.
Career destinations include positions in health farms, health and beauty salons, leisure centres in hotels or clubs, and cruise ships.
NVQs in beauty therapy can also lead to specialist training (e.g. TV make-up, theatre work, or working for a cosmetic company) or lead to direct entry onto higher education programmes at university.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Banbury and Bicester College directly.