VTCT LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA IN BEAUTY THERAPY STUDIES

Qualification Number: 600/8665/8

 

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies is an occupational qualification that provides learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work as a beauty therapist. This qualification is based on Habia National Occupational Standards (NOS). This qualification is recognised by the UK’s largest beauty therapy trade body/professional association i.e. The Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) and also the UK’s second largest association representing beauty therapy employers; the British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) as being fit for purpose for preparing learners for a career as a beauty therapist.

This qualification has specifically been designed for the 16-19 age group and builds on existing knowledge and understanding of beauty therapy gained at Level 2, enabling learners to expand the scope of their technical skills to prepare learners for employment as a beauty therapist.

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, electrical face and body treatments, and body massage. These units are all mandatory.

Learners also have the opportunity to undertake optional units to enhance their range of practical skills such as applying individual semi-permanent eyelash extensions, intimate waxing for male and female clients, micro-dermabrasion skin treatments, self tanning, electrical epilation, stone therapy, massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils and Indian head massage. This qualification is comprised of five mandatory units and in order to be awarded the qualification, learners must also gain a minimum of 8 credits from units in the optional group.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Career opportunities as a beauty therapist exist in a variety of contexts, including:
– Beauty salons
– Day spas
– Independent/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
– Product manufacturing and training
– Destination/hotel spas
– HM Prison service
– Cruise liners
– Hospitals/care homes

FURTHER LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Whilst this qualification’s primary purpose is to prepare learners for employment as a beauty therapist; learners may choose to complement their skills base by undertaking specialist higher level qualifications such as:

– VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy

COURSE INFORMATION

  • Students should be age 17+
  • Minimum Grade 11 Certificate

Provide facial electrotherapy treatments

Provide body electrotherapy treatments

Provide body massage

Client care and communication in beauty-related industries

Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon

Provide massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils

Apply individual permanent lashes

Intimate waxing for male clients

Intimate waxing for female clients

Apply micro dermabrasion

Provide electrical epilation

Apply stone therapy massage

Provide Indian head massage

On completion students will recieve a VTCT certificate regulated by OFQUAL. Only OFQUAL regulated certificates are accepted by South African Qualifications Authority(SAQA. Skyline College does not issue any certificates. All certicates are issued by VTCT. 

Course Fee : R22,500 (Includes All Exams and Kits are provided for Training EXCL Make Up Kit)

Includes Learning Materials

Year end Moderation Fee of R550 is applicable.

COURSE FEE REG FEE DEPOSIT MONTHLY INSTALLMENTS
R22500.00
1000
2500
R1650 X 12