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City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Beauty Therapy (Beauty Route) *FEES PAYABLE* at The Beauty Academy Ltd

Course description

Swedish Body Massage
Using a variety of basic and advanced massage movements, you will learn how to perform a professional body massage. Acupressure points will be incorporated in the massage routine which will help with many common ailments and promote healing in the body. During a pre-treatment consultation, you will be shown how to adapt your massage to suit the needs for a range of clients.
  • Massage movements and modifications
  • Advanced massage movements
  • Facial and scalp massage
  • Mechanical massage and use of heat
  • Postural faults and diagnosis
  • Calculating BMI
  • Massage mediums
  • Practical tuition on performing Swedish body massage

Electrical Facial Treatments

Using high frequency, galvanic, vacuum suction, micro-current and microdermabrasion electrical treatments, a dramatic effect can be achieved on all skin types.  During your beauty training, you will be shown how to devise a treatment plan for a variety of skin types.


This is a non-surgical method of skin rejuvenation by means of mechanical skin exfoliation and offers a modern, virtually painless alternative to chemical and laser peels.  It is a versatile procedure that can be combined with other treatments to help achieve the desired results.


Future opportunities

Our qualification training courses enable you to further your skills and increase your employment prospects and earning potential by developing the range of treatments you are able to offer. Having a qualification greatly increases your chances of gaining employment. It indicates to an employer that you are able to perform treatments competently and within a commercially acceptable time.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Beauty Academy Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 20 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: Under 1 Year


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    • Course times: 10.00am to 4.00pm 

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