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Beauty and Spa Therapy Advanced Technical Diploma level 3

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What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Beauty and Spa Therapy Advanced Technical Diploma level 3
Code C6946
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Beauty Spa Therapy aims to provide you with a range of specialist practical skills such as massage techniques and facials. You will benefit from developing your technical knowledge in areas such as anatomy and business studies. We have excellent facilites and you will be taught by qualified and experienced staff. This course will equip you to seek employment or further training within the Beauty Spa Therapy Industry.


This qualification covers a very wide range of practical skills and knowledge required for working in the beauty and spa therapy industry. This includes promoting and selling products and services to clients, providing body massage, providing facial electrotherapy treatments, providing body electrotherapy treatments, anatomy physiology and providing dry spa treatments. The optional unit is, apply individual semi-permanent lash treatments.

How will it be delivered?

This is a technical qualification. You will be assessed by: Externally set written exam (usually March) 2.5 hours Final Practical synoptic assessment (usually April/May) 6-7 hours Completion of optional unit Completion of work experience

Entry requirements

Level 2 Beauty Therapy with a merit or distinction grade is required prior to attending this course. Above 90% attendance at previous college/work A positive reference from college/work English and maths GCSE 4/C/Functional skills L2 Excellent communication skills The provision to complete 315 hours work experience within the course period (a job in the industry or related would assist with this)

Your next steps...

You could progress into employment such as beauty salons, spas, cruise ships, retail for cosmetic companies, salon owner, mobile therapist, skin clinics, working for a cosmetic company or training/teaching within the industry. Higher Education courses in advanced techniques or management is also another progression route. All beauty therapists should ensure that they carry out continuous professional development throughout their career.



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