Beauty Therapy Techniques Diploma Level 3 - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

This course is designed for those wishing to advance their beauty skills to enable them to work within this diverse industry, carrying out a full range of treatments. You will be required to show a mature and professional attitude and passion for working with clients.

You will be studying a combination of units, including theoretical knowledge and practical understanding.

Units are taught in class contact sessions including lectures, tutorials and workshops, and may include:

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Promote and sell products and services to clients
  • Monitor health and safety in the salon
  • Client care and communication
  • Working with colleagues
  • Provide body massage and electrotherapy
  • Provide facial electrotherapy
  • Provide stone therapy treatment
  • Massage using pre-blended oils

Assessment Methods

Assessment is throughout the year with online examinations, practical assessments on clients within a realistic working environment, written coursework, presentations and online theory exams/assignments.

Progression Options

To expand your knowledge, you could study a Level 3 Diploma in Complementary Therapies course, business course or short course.

Course Summary

Course Title Beauty Therapy Techniques Diploma Level 3
Entry Requirements

You need to have completed the Level 2 Certificate in Beauty Therapy Services with a Merit and have five GCSEs in the 9 to 4 range including English and Maths. Entry is also subject to a successful interview.

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The course has given me an insight into what I could do within the industry when I graduate, and I particularly enjoy the open clinic sessions when we work on the general public.

Charlotte Cossins-Price

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