VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General

Price:  £3,345

Deposit:  £875

Accreditation: VTCT

Prerequisites: Level 2 Beauty

Time: Approximately 6 months at one day per week

Dress code: Please wear professional attire

Location: Blackfen, Sidcup

COURSE OVERVIEW

This VTCT NVQ advanced course is designed for people wanting to enter the professional beauty industry. This qualification will provide knowledge and skills for learners to work at a higher level in a salon. This condensed course provides the learner with the advantage of qualifying within a short period, gaining employment within the marketplace, and earning sooner. This course offers flexible study whilst achieving a worldwide recognized qualification.

This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty therapist including, mandatory units covering the following: facial and body electrical, body massage, electrical epilation, monitoring procedures in the salon and contributing to the planning of a promotional event.

Entry onto this qualification can be via previous attainment of a Level 2 qualification in beauty therapy and/or a successful skills test and interview.

COURSE CONTENT

B20 – Provide Body Massage

Understanding the skills involved in providing head and body massage treatments , covering manual massage of the head and body as well as mechanical body massage.

Includes:

  • 4 Assessments
  • 1 Assignment
  • 1 Exam

B13 – Body Electrical Treatments

This unit is about improving face and skin condition using direct High Frequency, Galvanic, Electro Muscle Stimulator (EMS), Micro-current, Lymphatic Drainage and Microdermabrasion equipment. It covers the skills involved in providing a thorough consultation with the client to formulate a specific course of treatment tailored to individual client needs. The ability to provide relevant aftercare advice is also required.

Includes:

  • 5 Assessments
  • 6 Assignments
  • 2 Exams

B14 – Provide Facial Electrical Treatments

This unit is about improving face and skin condition using direct High Frequency, Galvanic, EMS, Micro-current, Lymphatic Drainage and Microdermabrasion equipment. It covers the skills involved in providing a thorough consultation with the client to formulate a specific course of treatment tailored to individual client needs. The ability to provide relevant aftercare advice is also required.

Includes:

  • 5 Assessments
  • 6 Assignments
  • 2 Exams

B29 – Electrical Epilation

This unit is about the skills involved is assessing, preparing for and carrying electrical needle epilation treatments to remove hair, using alternating current and blend techniques. You will also need to show you can competently advise clients on the care needed after electrical epilation.

Includes:

  • 6 Assessments
  • 6 Assignments
  • 2 Exams

B28 – Provide Stone Therapy Treatments

Understanding the skill involved in providing hot and cold stone therapy treatments, covering both the massage and the placing of the stones on the head, face and body, by tapping into the chakra energy systems.

Includes:

  • 4 Assessments
  • 1 Assignment
  • 1 Exam

G22 – Develop and Maintain Effectiveness at Work

Identifying hazards, evaluating, reporting, reducing risks and how to deal with them, extending beyond salon staff to those entering the business, clients, suppliers, contract cleaners etc.. Ensuring statutory and workplace instructions are carried out.

Includes:

  • Evidenced throughout qualification and by completing workbook

H32 – Contribute to the Planning and Implementation of Promotional Activities

Keeping pace with new developments and encouraging clients to take an interest in them. Having the ability to competently present information and interact with the public whilst demonstrating skills. Making clients aware of what is available and helping a salon to survive and thrive in a competitive marketplace.

Includes:

  • Evidenced throughout qualification and by completing workbook as well as organizing, take part in a spa day event.

THIS QUALIICATION WILL ALSO COVER:

  • Contra-indications and contra-actions
  • Benefits of products, disposal of waste products
  • Observation of hygiene and safety practices
  • Anatomy and Physiology of the body (14 Body Systems)
  • Swedish Massage Routine
  • Pre-treatment and aftercare advice, client consultation
  • Organizational and legal requirements and record keeping
  • Educational visits related to the Beauty Industry
  • Workshops in Customer Service, Study Skills and Planning your Career Path

HOW WILL MY NVQ BE ASSESSED?

  • Through a range of classroom work activities
  • Through completion of theory tasks and work study packs
  • Through completion of practical treatment assessments
  • Through completion of written assignments
  • Through multiple choice exams
  • Group work activities

WHAT COULD I DO ONCE I QUALIFY?

  • Study an additional Level 3 course in a different area in beauty or progress onto an advanced Level 4 course (such as Salon Management, Sports Therapy or Physiotherapy)
  • Progress into a work based apprenticeship studying a further level 3 qualification
  • Potential self-employment as a beauty therapist
  • Potential employment within a salon as a Senior Therapist or Manager
  • Employment as a therapist on a cruise liner, health spa or leisure Centre
  • Employment as a Beauty Assessor (Tutor), completing Level 3 Certificate in Assessing
  • VTCT Level 4 Certificate in Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatments
  • VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy
  • VTCT Level 4 Award in Physiology for Advanced Beauty Therapy
  • VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management

WHAT ELSE WILL I BE EXPECTED TO COMPLETE?

Arrange your own work experience at a local salon (approximately 30 hours to be completed over the course program)

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