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.
- 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.
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.
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.