Essential information:

Title:

Level 3 - Beauty Therapy

Code:

003948/1/1

Start date:

04/09/2017

End date:

04/07/2018

Weekly hours:

15 hours per week

Location:

Broadstairs,Folkestone

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Content

What does this course involve?

Broadstairs Campus

You’ll learn practical skills including health and safety, client care and communication, electrical face and body treatments, electrical epilation treatments, body massage using preblended aromatherapy oils and Indian head massage.

You can look forward to working in our Salon Training Academy on external clients, product training from industry experts and companies and external trips to trade fairs and exhibitions.

Students will get the opportunity to participate in local and national competitions.

Folkestone Campus

You’ll learn practical skills including health and safety, client care and communication, electrical face and body treatments, electrical epilation treatments, nail enhancements and body massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils.

You can look forward to working in the College Salon on external clients.

This Study Programme will include English and maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

Requirements

What qualifications do I need?

You will need a minimum of five GCSEs at C grades or equivalent, including maths and English. Students may be able to progress from Level 2 vocationally related programmes.

Assessment

You will learn through practical demonstrations and assessment will be through written work and online tests. Practical assessments take place in The Salon Academy, and a portfolio of evidence will be compiled consisting of knowledge-based learning and practical experience.

Fees & Costs

Text books are available on loan or can be purchased at a cost of approx. £56.

Additional costs to consider include:
Professional Beauty Trip £15 (approx.)
Uniform £65 (approx.)
Kits £170 (approx.)
Commodities £30 (approx.)

Students will be required to purchase their own products suiting their own skin type to be used on themselves in practical sessions.

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

If you are aged 19 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit www.24plusmicrosite.com/eligible-tool. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail broadstairs@eastkent.ac.uk)

Folkestone Campus 01303 858300 (or e-mail folkestone@eastkent.ac.uk)

Please note: For those claiming state working ages benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Opportunities

On successful completion you could progress on to an HNC in a related field or a degree at university.

You will also be able to seek employment in salons, cruise ships, or become a self-employed mobile therapist.

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