Hair and Beauty - Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Tech Qual) at Wakefield College
Do you want to further your level 2 beauty skills by studying advanced treatments at level 3? If so, this programme will give you advanced skills in a wide range of beauty treatments.
What you will study
Health and Safety in the Salon
Client Care and Consultation
Body & Skin Analysis
Swedish Body Massage
Facial Electrical Treatments
Body Electrical Treatments
Anatomy & Physiology
If you are aged between 16-18 on the full-time course you will be expected to work towards Functional Skills qualifications in English, Maths.
How you will learn
There is a period of skill training for the practical areas, observation of demonstration followed by an opportunity to practise these skills. Taught theory lessons consist of group discussions, lectures and subject research. Hours to be discussed in interview.
There may be opportunities for field trips and additional training with external providers eg spray tan.
You will be required to carry out works experince in a salon for 1 day per week.
4 GCSEs at A*-C (new grade 9-4) including English and Maths
4 GCSEs at A*-C (new grade 9-4)
Level 2 Functional Skills in either English or Maths, and
Grade D (new grade 3) or Level 1 Functional Skills in the other
Level 2 Beauty Therapy
You will need to produce a portfolio. You will have graded practical assessments which will make up 50% of your course, external examinations which will make up 30% and a graded synoptic final practical assessment which will make up the remaining 20% of
the course. You will also be required to produce a portfolio of evidence.
Tuition and certification are free if you are aged 16-18 years old. Related additional costs may include materials, equipment, visits, residentials etc which are payable by all students.
Any student entered/registered with an Awarding Body who has been given free entry and then withdraws or is withdrawn by a tutor will incur the certification fee associated with the course. Any resit examination will incur a cost.
Different fees apply to international students.
For more detailed information on financial support and fees for students aged 19+ please contact the Financial Support Team on 01924 789304.
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If you require further information please contact: The Course Information Team on 01924 789111 or please contact Helen Corcoran on 01924 789424.
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How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.