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Beauty Therapy (Massage) Diploma Level 3

Practical Vs Theory


Course overview

If you are inter­est­ed in gain­ing more spe­cial­ist knowl­edge in areas such as facial treat­ments, mas­sage, face and body treat­ments then the Lev­el 3 Beau­ty could be the course for you. 

This course aims to equip you with a range of skills cou­pled with sound tech­ni­cal knowl­edge of the beau­ty indus­try, enabling you to start a career in the beau­ty ther­a­py sector 

This course fol­lows on from the Lev­el 2 Beau­ty Ther­a­py course.


Entry Require­ments

You must have a recog­nised Lev­el 2 qual­i­fi­ca­tion in Beau­ty Ther­a­py and your GCSE Maths and Eng­lish at 4 or above.

You must demon­strate a pro­fes­sion­al appear­ance and mature atti­tude to take respon­si­bil­i­ty for your own learn­ing and pro­vide your own clients to enable you to com­plete the prac­ti­cal assessments.

We will review each appli­ca­tion on a case-by-case basis to ensure you get a place on the course most suit­able for you. One of the ways we do this is through a very effec­tive ?‘6 weeks to suc­cess pro­gramme’ that oper­ates from the first day you start your course. 

This includes sup­port such as (but not lim­it­ed to): 

· Allow­ing you to change cours­es if you change your mind in the first 6 weeks ‑sub­ject to availability 

· Mov­ing you between course lev­els if you are find­ing your cur­rent lev­el too easy / too hard? — ?sub­ject to availability 

· One-to-one reviews with your aca­d­e­m­ic tutor to ensure you are pro­gress­ing and achiev­ing well 

Our course enquiries and admis­sions team are avail­able at enquiries@​stamford.​ac.​uk should you have any fur­ther questions.

Poten­tial Future Career

Exam­ple job roles:

  • Com­mer­cial salons
  • Spas
  • Self-employed Ther­a­pists
  • Cruise Lin­ers
  • Air­lines
  • Hotel chains

Study fur­ther:

  • Lev­el 4 Salon Management
  • Lev­el 4 Holis­tic Therapist
  • Lev­el 4 Advanced Beau­ty Therapy

Course Con­tent

You will study: 

  • Health and safe­ty in the salon 
  • Client care and consultation 
  • Pro­mo­tion and marketing
  • Pro­vide body mas­sage treatments 
  • Pro­vide Indi­an head massage 
  • Pro­vide stone ther­a­py treatments 
  • Car­ry out mas­sage using pre-blend­ed oils 
  • Man­u­al and spray tanning
  • Elec­tri­cal facial treatments 
  • Anato­my and physiology 

Course Trips

Enrich­ment trips and activ­i­ties are planned for the aca­d­e­m­ic year and will be advised accord­ing­ly, pend­ing on cur­rent trends in industry.


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