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Advanced Apprenticeship in Make Up at White Rose (Central Manchester College of Health & Beauty)

Course description

The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Make-Up (QCF) is a job ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards (NOS).

This qualification will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as an advanced beauty therapist specialising in make-up. Throughout this qualification you will monitor procedures to safely control work operations, contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities, design and create fashion and photographic make-up and provide specialist skin camouflage services.

You will be assessed on your occupational competence.

Learners may also have to undertake Maths and English.  Apprentices need to be employed.

Course content

The content of this qualification is comprised of all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty therapist including health and safety, client care and communication, fashion and photographic make-up and camouflage make-up. These units are all mandatory.

Learners also have the opportunity to undertake optional units to enhance their range of practical skills such as airbush make-up and eyelash extension treatments.

Entry requirements

It is recommended that learners have achieved a level of education equivalent to four GCSE’s at grades A*-C prior to commencing the programme, however, learners should discuss their own circumstances with the College as entry is based on qualifications, skills and experience as well as a keen interest in a career in the Beauty Therapy industry

Assessment

  • Assessment is through portfolio building and continual assessment of practical skills, written work and assignments.
  • Learner progress is monitored through regular tutorials and reviews.
  • Support is provided by our expert team throughout the course

Financial information

The cost will vary depending on age and current qualifications and need to be discussed with the College.

Future opportunities

Career Opportunities


Career opportunities as a beauty therapist specialising in make-up exist in a variety of contexts, including:

- Beauty salons
- Day spas
- Independent/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
- Theatre, film, print media, photographic studios
- National Health Service
- Product manufacturing and training
- Destination/hotel spas
- Cruise liners
- Hospitals/care homes

Further information

Learners should contact the College to discuss/apply for this course and ensure it is appropriate for their needs.

The college is located in the centre of Manchester at:

The Central College of Health and Beauty, 2nd Floor, Colwyn Chambers, 19 York Street, Manchester, M2 3BQ

Tel: 0161 2367 181

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.

Last updated date: 10 March 2016
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