Beauty Therapy Training Course Level 3

  • Beauty Therapy Level 3 for 16 - 18 Year Olds
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Beauty Therapy Training Course Level 3

Can I take this course?

Suitable for over 16s and adults 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 Overview

Campus        Start Date             Attendance       Duration
Canvey     September 2018    Full time (3 days)   1 year

What is included in this course?

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

  • Health & 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:

  • A level 2 beauty therapy qualification and interview attendance
  • Ideally Grade 4 or C or above in English and Maths and two GCSE Grade 3 or D or the equivalent (BTEC)
  • Commitment to study Maths and English if GCSE Grade 4 has not yet been achieved
  • Purchase of a uniform and text book prior to the course starting

Course Extras:

Alongside your Level 2 Diploma you may be able to complete enrichment activities such as spray tan or stone therapy.

What can I progress to?

You may progress onto a Level 4 programme, attend university or enter employment.

How much is the course?

The course is free for learners aged 16-18 on 31st August 2018.

Approximate costs of required purchases

  • Uniform £30
  • Text book £30
  • Non-refundable resource fee £75

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
Full time (3 days)
1 year
Course Code