How long is the course?
Length: 21 Weeks
Time: 12.30 – 7 pm
Cost: Funded by The Edge (Conditions apply)
How will I learn?
You will learn through a mix of directed learning, on line activities and practical workshops.
What subjects will I study?
You will study the following units-
- Provide massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils
- Client care and communication in beauty-related industries
- Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon
The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Massage using Pre-Blended Aromatherapy Oils (QCF) is a specialist vocational qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in; how to provide massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils with a range of clients and conditions.
Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of how to monitor and maintain health and safety practices in a salon environment and how to promote client care and communications in beauty related industries. You will also develop an underpinning knowledge and understanding of the practical skills learned throughout this qualification
How will I be assessed?
All the practical work is assessed in the salon on paying clients; practical work and oral questions prove knowledge. Theory will cover anatomy and physiology and health and safety and supporting employment standards, two online exams and a portfolio of evidence will be built up through the course.
Home study and practice will be required.
Are there any additional costs?
All students are expected to purchase the college uniform to complete practical assessments.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no formal entry requirements, however knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology would be an advantage. A good basic education is required. A caring approach and good communication skills are an asset. An interest in the subject is essential..
Can I get more information?
For more information please contact us:
T: 01229 825017
What opportunities will this lead to?
The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services.