Beauty Therapy Studies - Level 3 Diploma

Course Overview

The global beauty and cosmetic market is forecast to rise with the growing demand of conscious cosmetology and non- invasive skin and body care treatments. The beauty industry caters for a wide variety of clientele who seek luxurious treatments that work.
Learn about this rewarding sector, with our Level 3 Beauty Therapy programme.
You will train in the college Enhance Academy Commercial Salon.
Our excellent industry connections will provide placements and visits. Our dedicated team of specialist tutors will introduce you to the comprehensive range of technology to perform advanced anti-aging skin care treatments and advanced body treatments.

Course Requirements

Completion of the Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques.
4 GCSEs at Grade 3 including English or Maths at Grade 4.
Successful interview with a Beauty or Nail Expert.

Course Skills & Benefits

Learn from our industry-renowned beauty therapy team, our excellent industry connections mean that you will have a wealth of opportunities for work experience, placements and visits. Advanced practical skills will be developed alongside an in-depth knowledge of electrical science, anatomy and physiology, this course will immerse you into the exciting world of Beauty Therapy.

Mandatory Units

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

Optional Units

Apply micro dermabrasion
Apply stone therapy massage

Course Progression

Employment within the beauty / spa sector
Level 4 Diploma in Permanent Hair Removal and Skin Rejuvenation
Level 3 Diploma in Nail Services
Level 2 Diploma in Women’s Hairdressing
Level 2 Diploma in Barbering
Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-Up Studies

Our students have an excellent record of success with career prospects that include:
Beauty/ Spa industry
Day Spas
Leisure industry
Hotel spa/ salon resort
Cruise ships

Course Assessment

As part of this qualification you are required to produce a portfolio of evidence. A portfolio will confirm the knowledge, understanding and skills that you have learnt. It may be in electronic or paper format.
Evidence in the portfolio may take the following forms:
• Observed work
• Witness statements
• Audio-visual media
• Evidence of prior learning or attainment
• Written questions
• Oral questions
• Assignments
• Case studies

Course Finance

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

19+ learners, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

There is a Kit and Uniform that must be purchased within the first 6 weeks of your course. Please discuss this with a Hair and Beauty Expert on your interview.

Course Additional Information

Full-time