Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Further Details


College 16-18,Adult


Beauty Therapies

Course Start Date

Monday 2nd September 2024

Course Duration

Full-Time, 1 Year

Course Time

Course Fee

£ 6690.00
You may be eligible for support with your tuition fees - please visit the college website - funding and finance page for further information

Course Code


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 4 including English or Maths at Grade 4.
Successful interview with a Beauty or Nail Expert.

What you will Learn


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
Case studies


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

Career Options

Possible careers can be found in industries such as:
Beauty/ Spa industry
Day Spas
Leisure industry
Hotel spa/ salon resort
Cruise ships

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

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E: info@trafford.ac.uk

Extra Costs Involved

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Hours Per Week

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Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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