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Beauty Therapy Level 3 Diploma at Chichester College

Course description

The course is designed to provide the opportunity for full time students to gain to nationally recognised vocational qualification in Beauty Therapy, which is equivalent to two A-Levels. The course will require commitment, dedication and the ability to conduct independent research.

Course content

• Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon • Client care and communication in beauty related industries • Workplace practices and procedures in beauty related industries • Promote and sell products and services to clients • Provide facial skincare • Apply make-up • Provide eyelash and brow treatments • Provide manicure treatments • Remove hair using waxing techniques • Provide body massage • Provide facial electrotherapy treatments • Provide body electrotherapy treatments • Provide electrical epilation • Provide Indian head massage • Apply hot stone therapy • Aromatherapy massage for beauty massage • Reflexology for beauty therapy • Provide pedicure treatments • Anatomy and Physiology e-learning 

Theory and practical lessons delivered over 3 days per week. Much of the learning will be student centred and will require commitment, dedication and the ability to conduct independent research and assignments. 

Entry requirements

5 G.C.S.E's grade C and above, must include Maths, English and Science. Completion of EDX Beauty Therapy Techniques Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma.


Practical assessments and treatments will be carried out in a commercial salon. Theory criteria will be via written assignments, presentations and case studies. Students will be required to complete a portfolio of work. 

Financial information

For all fee details please refer to the Chichester College website

Future opportunities

University courses in Spa Management, working as a Beauty
Therapist in Salons, Spas, Cruise Ships, Airlines, Health Resorts,
Department Stores or as a self employed Beauty Therapist.

Further information

If you are looking to become a Beauty Therapist, practical
experience is the only way to find your place in this industry. Chichester
College offers more than theoretical knowledge, we provide fully equipped
commercial salons that attract clients for you to treat help you gain your
Uniform, Beauty Kit, Epilation Kit, Make-up Kit, Aromatherapy Kit,
Books and consumables.


How to apply

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

Last updated date: 18 March 2016
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