Beauty Therapy Training Course Level 3

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

Can I take this course?

Suitable for 16-18 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

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:

  • 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

Course Extras:

Alongside your L3 Diploma you may be eligible to complete the following enrichment activities;

  • Individual lashes, spray tan, stone therapy and acrylic nail extensions

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
Full time (3 days)
1 year
Course Code