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 recognised qualification.

Who is this qualification for?

  • Fully Funded for anyone aged 19+
  • UK Residents

Prerequisites – There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.


  • Health safety and hygiene
  • Consultation techniques and client care
  • Provide Facial Electrical Treatments
  • Provide Body Massage
  • Provide Indian Head Massage
  • Provide Aromatherapy Treatments
  • Provide Stone Therapy Treatments
  • Skin type analysis
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Develop and Maintain Effectiveness at Work
  • Contribute to the Planning and Implementation of Promotional Activities

Course Information

START DATE: February 2023 (dates to be confirmed)

DURATION20 Weeks (1 day a week)

COST: Government Funded

What does this Course Lead to?

  • Level 3 General Route
  • Level 4 Salon Management
  • Level 4 Advanced Beauty Therapy

Government Funding Explained?

It is a scheme run by the Government to allow people to develop or change their careers. You can have up to 4 funded courses in your lifetime to do so.

Level 2 – Government Grant (non-repayable) and requirements are to be met. (This does not come into your 4 credits)

Level 3, 4, 5, 6 & 7 – Advanced Learner Loans – Anyone is entitled to this, no credit checks is required. Amount is repaid from your tax once you are earning above £27,000 per year. You can still use this service, even if you have used 1-3 of your 4 credits elsewhere.

For Example, “if your salary was £27,725, then your repayment would be £180 per year from your tax or £15 per month” – this information was taken from the Advanced Learner Loan FAQ’s

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