Beauty Therapy Training Course Level 3

  • Beauty Therapy Technical Level 3 for Adults
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Beauty Therapy Training Course Level 3

Can I take this course?

Suitable for 19+ years who have achieved Level 2 beauty therapy and are considering a career as a beauty therapist in a salon, spa, cruise ship or aesthetics clinic.Course subject to change in accordance with government and awarding organisation regulations.

What is included in this course?

The following units will be studied, alongside Maths and English if necessary:

  • Health and safety in the salon
  • Client care and communication
  • Body analysis
  • Skin analysis
  • Swedish massage therapy
  • Body electrical treatments
  • Facial electrical treatments
  • Electrical science
  • Mechanical massage
  • Anatomy and physiology for the face and body

This is a technical level qualification. Assessment is as follows; Graded practical assessments 50% Examinations 30% Graded synoptic assessment 20%

Assessments are graded as Fail / Pass / Merit / Distinction. The overall qualification is graded as Fail / Pass / Merit / Distinction / Distinction*

Entry Requirements:

  • Ideally Grade D or above in English and two GCSE Grade D or equivalent (BTEC)
  • A level 2 beauty therapy qualification and interview attendance
  • Commitment to study maths and English if GCSE Grade C has not yet been achieved
  • Purchase of a uniform, full kit and text book prior to the course starting

How much is this course?

Most people will be eligible for funding if the learning is taking place in England and they:

  • Are a citizen of a country within the European Economic Area (EEA) or other countries determined within the EEA, or Have the Right of Abode in the UK, or have been ordinarily resident in the EEA for at least the previous three years on the first day of learning.
  • A non-EEA citizen is eligible for funding if they have permission granted by the UK government to live in the UK, which is not for educational purposes, and have been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least the previous three years before the start of learning.
  • This course is fully funded for those aged 19-23 and this is their first Level 3.
  • This course can be funded by an advanced learner loan of £2583.00

What can I progress to?

You may progress onto one of the L4 programmes, attend university or enter employment

How do I apply?

Please apply via

If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the Academy on 01268 207651 or email

Course Overview

Canvey Beauty & Hair, Essex
Start Date
2 Days per week term time
1 Year
Course Code