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Beauty Therapy VRQ Level 3 Diploma at Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College

Course description

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Treatments (QCF) is a course designed to develop your practical beauty therapy skills such as; face and body electrotherapy and body massage. Within the qualification, you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety, client care and communication, anatomy and physiology, and an underpinning knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification.

The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills as a beauty therapist to a high level of occupational ability to enable you to provide beauty therapy treatments.

Course content


  • Health & Safety
  • Client Care & Consultation
  • Body Analysis
  • Skin Analysis
  • Swedish Massage Therapy
  • Mechanical Massage
  • Body Electrical Treatment
  • Facial Electrical Treatment
  • Electrical Science
  • Anatomy & Physiology for the Face & Body Systems

Entry requirements

You will need one of the following qualifications:

  • NVQ/VRQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy
  • CIBTAC Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy
  • ITEC Level 2 Diploma for Beauty Specialists

You may be required to undertake a trade test.


Continual assessments throughout the course Written assignments Written / online exams Practical assessments undertaken on paying clients

Future opportunities

Employment into a beauty salon or health spa VTCT Level 4 in Salon Management

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College directly.

Last updated date: 06 January 2017