Beauty Therapy (Level 3) (Massage) at Central College Nottingham
The NVQ / VRQ Level 3 in Beauty Therapy enables you to gain a qualification preparing you for work, based on National Occupational Standards for Beauty Therapy. The qualification will complement the knowledge and skills already gained at Level 2 and is focused on producing highly proficient, occupationally competent Beauty Therapists. This qualification will equip you with the required attributes, skills, knowledge and understanding needed to perform professional treatments for clients.
- Body Massage Treatments
- Indian Head Massage
- Carry Out Massage using Pre-blended Aromatherapy Oils
- Stone Therapy Treatments
- Monitor Procedures to Safely Control Work Operations
English and Maths are an essential part of your studies and will help you succeed on your course. These subjects will help you develop confidence and are the key employability skills that all employers now look for when recruiting.
One of the following:
- 4 GCSEs at grades A*-C including English Language and Maths*
- A relevant Level 2 qualification including GCSE English Language and Maths* at grade A*-C
*If you do not have both GCSE English Language and Maths at A*-C, we may accept one of them at Grade D in addition to your 4 GCSEs at A*-C. Functional Skills may be accepted instead of GCSE English and/or Maths. Functional Skills Level 1 is equivalent to GCSE Grade D and Level 2 to GCSE Grade C.
Adults who are aged 19+ with relevant industry experience but without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply.
There is continuous assessment of each unit. You will need to present evidence of competence via practical assessments and production of a personal portfolio of evidence.
- Higher Education
- Part-time Beauty Therapy related courses
You will be required to purchase a kit and uniform. Kit costs for the Massage Route are approximately £98.00. The General Route kits costs have yet to be confirmed. At enrolment all students will also be required to pay £30 for a work package.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Central College Nottingham directly.