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Beauty Therapy Diploma Level 3 at Bradford College

Course description

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy is ideal if you aspire to a career as an employed and/or self-employed Beauty Therapist.

The qualification is based on the beauty therapy National Occupational Standards (NOS) and includes all the elements required for you to work effectively as a Beauty Therapist.

Course content

Throughout the qualification, you will develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to successfully consult with clients, promote and retail products, provide a range of beauty treatments.

Mandatory Units include:

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

Entry requirements

A Level 2 qualification, or equivalent, in Beauty Therapy.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of the course, you will be eligible to become a member of the British Association of beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) or Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT).

As a Beauty Therapist you could progress directly into employment in a variety of contexts including:

  • Commercial salons
  • Destination/Day Spas
  • Independent/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
  • Health farms
  • Cruise liners
  • Care homes
  • Airlines
  • Hotel chains.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 12 March 2018
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