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Beauty Therapy Level 3 Diploma at Bridgwater College

Course description

This course is designed for those wishing to advance their beauty skills to enable them to work within this diverse industry, carrying out a full range of treatments.Is this a suitable for students who are enthusiastic and committed to joining a full time courseLearners will be required to show a mature and professional attitude and passion for working with clients.

Course content

  • You will be studying ten units, including theoretical knowledge and practical understanding. These include;
  • Working with colleagues
  • Monitoring and maintaining health and safety
  • Client care and communication in beauty related industries
  • Promote and sell products and services
  • Provide body massage
  • Provide body electrotherapy
  • Provide facial electrotherapy
  • Provide self tanning
  • Indian head massage
  • Camouflage make-up

Units are taught in class contact sessions including lectures, tutorials and workshops.

Entry requirements

  • Successful  completion of a level 2 Beauty Therapy qualification
  • A successful interview is also required.


  • Unitised online examinations
  • Practical assessments
  • Written coursework
  • Presentations

These assessments take place throughout the year, assessment calendars are given to students to enable planning for theses assessments.

Future opportunities

  • You could progress to a Level 3 Complementary therapies course, business course or short courses.
  • You may wish to work in the industry such as beauty salons or spas, cruise liners, self-employed, mobile work, sales and marketing, working with products companies, specialise in make-up, training or travel abroad to work.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bridgwater College directly.

Last updated date: 17 February 2016

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