Hair & Beauty and Holistic Therapies

Beauty Therapy Techniques - Level 3

Start Date: 3rd September 2018
Course Code: C01833 NAF1A

  • Further Education
  • Full-time
  • Newtownabbey


Duration: 1 Year Full-time
Start date: 3rd September 2018
End date: 7th June 2019
Information Event: Y

Fee for 2018/2019 Academic Year:

£150 for kit and £70 for uniform/tunic (these are approximates)

Course Content

  • Health and Safety
  • Working in the Beauty Industry
  • Client Care and Consultation
  • Promotion and Selling
  • Body Massage
  • Indian Head Massage
  • Aromatherapy
  • Hot Stone Therapy
  • Micro-Dermabrasion

If you are accepted onto this course without a Grade C or above in Maths and/or English you will be required to complete the relevant Essential Skills qualification. This will be a compulsory part of your timetable.

Special Features

  • Industrial trips to spas and trade beauty shows may be included both to enhance and compliment the mandatory units and to facilitate industrial requirements
  • Salon experience is desirable but not compulsory
  • Uniform and kit purchase is mandatory.

Assessment Methods

The summative assessments for the qualifications require the candidates to undertake:

  • Practical tasks
  • Promotional events
  • Knowledge and understanding of tasks/assignments
  • Online testing

Applicants must have NVQ or VRQ Level 2 qualitication in Beauty Therapy. In cases where there are more applications for this course than there are places available, candidates with the requisite entry requirements, will be given preference according to the date of receipt by the college of their application.

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Essential Skills

All full-time students at the Northern Regional College have the opportunity to improve their English, Maths and IT skills and gain qualifications. The qualification you take will depend on the qualification you already have. If you do not have a grade C or above in GCSE English, Maths or ICT, you MUST do Essential Skills. This will form a compulsory part of your timetable.

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