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Beauty Therapy City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma at Bromley College of Further & Higher Education

Course description

This is one year vocationally related qualification and is ideal for learners who are interested in a career in the Beauty Therapy industry allowing them to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in this field. This qualification is suitable for those who already hold a level 2 Beauty Therapy qualification. 

Course content is highly practical and covers a broad range of advanced Beauty Therapy skills. On successful completion of this programme, learners will be classified as fully skilled Level 3 Beauty Therapist.
 

Course content

A minimum of 58 credits is required to achieve this qualification. All mandatory units must be achieved which total 44 credits and a minimum of 14 credits from the optional units.

Learners will work toward a Level 3 in Beauty. Course units include:

  • Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon
  • Client care and communication in beauty related industries
  • Working with colleagues within the beauty related industries
  • Promote and sell products and services to clients
  • Provide body massage
  • Provide body electro therapy treatments
  • Provide facial electro therapy treatments
  • Provide Indian head massage
  • Provide stone therapy massage

In addition to the Beauty Therapy units which must be completed, learners will study Functional skills Math’s, functional skills English and work experience.

Entry requirements

Interview with the tutors and an Initial Assessment in English & Math’s, applicants must hold a Level 2 Beauty Therapy qualification (3 units must be at Merit level).

You will need to show that you have completed work experience within the hair industry.

Compulsory attendance at a college information evening in June.

Assessment

All Beauty Therapy programmes are assessed through a range of practical assessment techniques, assignments and on line examinations.

Practical assessments will take place in fully equipped Treatment rooms where students will practice and develop their Beauty Therapy skills. All assessments will take place on paying clients in our fully equipped Treatment rooms. Classroom based sessions are for the delivery of the anatomy and physiology and other theory related areas of the qualification.

As this is a rigorous course of study on your timetable you will have allocated slots where you are required to work independently on completing study guides, research tasks and assignments.

Financial information

Course Fees: 16-18 £0.00

  • Course Materials: £170.00 (Approx)
  •  Beauty Therapy  Kit: £25(Approx)
  • Uniform: £55.00 (Approx)
  • Text book: £25.00 each (Approx)

These costs are approximate and may be subject to change. There will be a charge of £5.00 for re-taking an on-line exam if a candidate fails the 1st attempt; this applies to each unit within the qualification.

Future opportunities

After successful completion of the course you may progress to

  • Level 4 Salon Management
  • employment as an Advanced Apprentice in a salon studying a Level 3 (NVQ) Diploma in Beauty Therapy, LV3/4 specialised units (CPD), 
  • or you may work in other related industries.

You will need to show that you have completed work experience within the beauty industry. Progression is subject to an award board and recommendation from the tutor.

Further information

This is a one year course, attendance at the College is approximately three days per week whereby we expect 100% attendance, plus work experience and one day is required for self directed study.

Please note: Your timetable may include a late night up to 9pm.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bromley College of Further & Higher Education directly.

Last updated date: 09 February 2016
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    • Only ten minutes from Bromley town centre, our Bromley Campus sits in acres of green space, providing the perfect setting for studying. There’s an impressive Learning Resource Centre, three cafes, two IT study centres and buzzing Common Rooms.

      Our Technology Centre gives our construction, motor vehicle and engineering students the  opportunity to work in specialist industry standard workshops.

      Enhance, our West End style hair and beauty salon, offers a modern learning environment and a range of hair, beauty and nail treatments for students, staff and the general public.

      Our brand new Sports Centre provides 21st century sports facilities for our students and the local community. Set over two floors, the new centre houses badminton and basketball courts, indoor football, a state-of-the-art gymnasium, new lecture theatre, sport science labs and specialist demonstration facilities.

      - See more at: http://www.bromley.ac.uk/about-the-college/our-campuses/#sthash.G6plek0Q.dpuf

      Only ten minutes from Bromley town centre, our Bromley Campus sits in acres of green space, providing the perfect setting for studying. There’s an impressive Learning Resource Centre, three cafes, two IT study centres and buzzing Common Rooms.

      Our Technology Centre gives our construction, motor vehicle and engineering students the  opportunity to work in specialist industry standard workshops.

      Enhance, our West End style hair and beauty salon, offers a modern learning environment and a range of hair, beauty and nail treatments for students, staff and the general public.

      Our brand new Sports Centre provides 21st century sports facilities for our students and the local community. Set over two floors, the new centre houses badminton and basketball courts, indoor football, a state-of-the-art gymnasium, new lecture theatre, sport science labs and specialist demonstration facilities

      - See more at: http://www.bromley.ac.uk/about-the-college/our-campuses/#sthash.G6plek0Q.dpuf

      Only ten minutes from Bromley town centre, our Bromley Campus sits in acres of green space, providing the perfect setting for studying. There’s an impressive Learning Resource Centre, three cafes, two IT study centres and buzzing Common Rooms.

      Our Technology Centre gives our construction, motor vehicle and engineering students the  opportunity to work in specialist industry standard workshops.

      Enhance, our West End style hair and beauty salon, offers a modern learning environment and a range of hair, beauty and nail treatments for students, staff and the general public.

      Our brand new Sports Centre provides 21st century sports facilities for our students and the local community. Set over two floors, the new centre houses badminton and basketball courts, indoor football, a state-of-the-art gymnasium, new lecture theatre, sport science labs and specialist demonstration facilities