Duration – 20 weeks (One day a week)
Course price - Full funding available for this qualification via an Advanced Learner Loan, for more information please call us and/or visit www.gov.uk/advanced-learner-loan
Entry requirements - 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
This qualification will qualify you for employment as a beauty massage therapist. You will also be eligible to join a professional association and gain insurance as a beauty massage therapist. Career opportunities as a beauty therapist exist in a variety of contexts, including:
Working in commercial beauty salons
Working in destination and day spas
Working independently/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings
Delivery of this qualification is classroom based with opportunities for you to demonstrate your competency on a provided client base in a realistic working environment.
This qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty therapist including, mandatory units covering the following:
- Body massage
- Indian head massage
- Massage with pre-blended oils
- Stone therapy
- Monitoring procedures in a salon
- Contribute to planning a promotional event
You will also have the opportunity to further develop your understanding and skills by selecting a number of optional specialist units which include:
- Airbrush makeup services
The structure of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to develop the knowledge, understanding, and skills required for a career as a beauty massage therapist.
Throughout this qualification, you will develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology, health and safety, and client care. You will also develop a range of technical skills in, massage, using a variety of different techniques. You will also develop interpersonal skills that will assist you to communicate effectively with clients.