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Beauty Therapy with Massage

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    Ideal if: You love beauty therapy and want to learn more about holistic natural therapies and current industry trends.

    You’ll learn: massage using pre blend aromatherapy oils, hot stone therapy, single eyelash extension treatments  and more

    Expect: To practise on clients replicating industry standards

    You’ll love: Master classes delivered by industry experts


    The Level 3 Beauty Therapy with Massage is an ideal programme to undertake if you wish to pursue a career as a beauty therapist with the opportunity to specialise in some of the holistic therapies such as: 

    • Provide single eyelash extension treatments
    • Provide body massage
    • Carry out massage using pre blend aromatherapy oils
    • Provide hot stone therapy
    • Contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities
    • Monitor procedures to safely control work operations

    This course focuses on the skills that you need to deliver beneficial therapies to future clients.

    There are both practical and theory elements of the course, this includes the opportunity to work in our own salon where you will practice your skills on your peers and clients.

    Graduations at all of our Gloucestershire College campuses, offers learners the chance to train in facilities which are industry standard and will enable you to develop your skills in client consultation, customer service and current treatment techniques.  This will support your confidence to give pre and after treatment/service advice using a variety of professional ranges.

    Throughout your training programme you will be required to carry out treatments on your peers to develop your skills and take paying clients to gain the widest possible range of experiences and employability skills.

    How will I be assessed?

    • final exam covering all mandatory units, marked externally
    • synoptic assessment during the final term, containing a practical based task or skill
    • formative assessments which are undertaken on paying clients
    • a Portfolio of Evidence/Service Log to demonstrate progress
    • written assignments, tests and projects

    As in a professional salon, students will be expected to give our clients the highest possible customer care and portray a professional image; you'll be required to wear a salon uniform whilst in the salons.

    All students are expected to purchase a uniform and full kit, two weeks before the course starts. Order forms will be provided prior to the start of the course. 

    There are supplementary costs for material, books, course trips and visits. Financial assistance may be available. Please enquire at Student Services.

    Applicants will need to demonstrate good interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, commitment and an ability to communicate effectively.

    For information on uniform Click Here and for further information on kit requirements Click Here

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Course Variant

Beauty Therapy with Massage

Level 3



Start Date

2 September 2020

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What You Will Pay

Please contact Student Services on 0345 155 2020 for pricing information.

Why Gloucestershire College?

We have a lot of experience offering Apprenticeships and work-related training. We have industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching staff which provide the ideal complement to work-based learning.

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