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Level 3

VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Treatments


The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Treatments is a course that has been specifically designed to develop your practical beauty therapy skills such as; face and body electrotherapy and body massage.

Within this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of health and safety, client care and communication and you can also choose to learn about IT and data handling and contributing to the effective running of a beauty therapy business.

You will also develop an underpinning knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification. The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills as a beauty therapist to enable you to provide beauty therapy treatments.

Units that you will be studying include:

  • Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon
  • Client care and communication in beauty-related industries
  • Working in beauty-related industries
  • Provide body massage
  • Provide facial electrotherapy treatments
  • Provide body electrotherapy treatments
  • Provide Indian head massage
  • Explore technological developments within the hair beauty and associated areas
  • Apply micro dermabrasion


To anyone wishing start on this Level 3 course, you must have successfully completed the Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy.
16-19 yrs
You will also need to complete a weekly minimum of 5 hours home study and an industry placement outside of your programme of study to ensure that you maintain your Level 2 skills and increase employability.
You must have a minimum of Level 1 English (reading, writing and comprehension).

All students should demonstrate a friendly mature attitude, good communication skills, good punctuality and impeccable attendance, as well as taking pride in your personal appearance.

An interview is required for this course.

We require a minimum of 95% attendance, so please ensure that you can commit to the course days/times prior to accepting any offers.
You must show commitment and flexibility as due to exams, department trips and training days, timetable changes may occur.


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