This qualification will allow you to work effectively as a beauty massage therapist.

  • What will I learn?

    This is a vocational qualification and includes all the required elements to work effectively as a beauty massage therapist including mandatory units covering the following: body massage, pre-blended aromatherapy, client care, stone therapy, health and safety, Indian head massage.

  • Example modules

    • Body massage
    • Pre-blended Aromatherapy
    • Client care
    • Stone Therapy
    • Health and safety
    • Indian head massage
  • How will I be assessed?

    You will carry out a range of practical assessments within a commercial salon environment with external paying clients. You will collate theoretical evidence in the form of assignments, projects, tests, exams which will build up a portfolio of evidence.

  • Entry Requirements

    At least 2 GCSE grade 4-9 ideally in maths or English and/or Level 2 Beauty therapy.

  • Progression & Career Opportunities

    When you have successfully completed this qualification you will have the opportunity to progress to a VTCT qualification, such as... Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General, Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy and Make-Up, Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Massage or Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Spa Therapy Commercial salons, independent/self-employed/mobile/home-based settings, counter consultants.

  • Cost of Study

    £2200 This course is fully funded for students who are 16-18 years of age.

  • Additional Information

    You will be required to bring a beauty kit. A uniform will be required so that you are presenting a professional image at all times and a course text book will be invaluable for home study. During your year of study there will also be opportunities to participate in workshops, trips and exhibitions. Please note we have a child-friendly timetable for 19+ students.

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Course Details

Qualification Level Level 3
Study Mode Full-Time Course
Start Date September
Duration 36 Weeks
Course Code FMASSL3DP
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