Beauty and Spa Therapy Advanced Apprenticeship at Buxton & Leek College
You can choose to take this course as a full time college course or as an Advanced Apprenticeship, where you study while working full time in a salon. You'll develop specialised spa therapy skills and learn from friendly and enthusiastic staff that have a wide range of experience in the spa industry.
This course will give you a qualification in spa therapies. You'll gain valuable experience by working in our onsite spa.
You study eight units including:
• Two business units
• Body Massage
• Stone Therapy
• Sauna Steam
• Body Wrapping and Flotation Units
• Facial Electrics
• Indian Head Massage
If you'd like to join the course as a full time student you'll need an NVQ Level 2 or equivalent qualification in Beauty Therapy, as well as relevant Functional Skills qualifications.
If you want to take this course as an Advanced Apprenticeship, you'll also need:
• an NVQ Level 2 in Beauty Therapy or equivalent
• a full time job in the industry
• Maths and English GCSEs at grades A*-D.
You'll be continually assessed using a range of methods, including practical observations, oral questions, written assessments and assignments.
You can move on to a foundation degree in Spa here at the University of Derby Buxton.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Buxton & Leek College directly.