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Beauty Therapy Level 3 Diploma at George Stephenson High School

Course description

The level 3 VRQ Certificate in Beauty Therapy Massage (QCF) is a job ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards.

This qualification will provide you with the requisite knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as an advanced beauty therapist specialising in massage and holistic therapies.

Course content

Provide body massage treatments
Provide Indian head massage
Carry out massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils
Provide stone therapy treatments
Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon
Client care and communication in beauty related industries
Contribute to the effective running of business
Spray tanning

The course will be delivered by theory sessions, practical workshops and you will work in our very own commercial salon. Independent study is an essential part and requirement of this course.

Entry requirements

Qualifications for entry are Level 2 VRQ Beauty Therapy General


Throughout the programme you will be continually assessed through observation of practical skills, oral questioning, assignment work and written questions and end of module tests. You will also produce a portfolio of evidence showing your competency in both theory and practical work.

Future opportunities

On completion of this course you will be qualified to work in a salon, spa, work on cruise ships, open your own mobile or salon based business.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact George Stephenson High School directly.

Last updated date: 06 February 2017

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