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Level 3 VTCT NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy


"Abi has been a brilliant teacher and support since being my tutor 2 years ago. I always knew I could go to her with any problems I had or if I just needed someone to talk to about things. I enjoyed having her as my tutor and teacher and wish her all the best in the future." - N Jain.

Qualification: Level 3 VTCT NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Massage (QCF)

The Level 3 VTCT NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy (QCF) is a job ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards for Beauty Therapy. This qualification will complement the knowledge, understanding and skills gained at Level 2 and are focussed on producing highly proficient, occupationally competent profession. This qualification will equip learners with the required attributes, skills, knowledge and understanding needed to perform professional treatments for clients via employment or self-employment in the beauty therapy industry. This qualification is most suited to learners who wish to advance in their profession or to become salon managers and / or owners.

So why not Get In Touch today, so we can discuss your needs and how we can make the VTCT NVQ Level 3 work for you.

Course content:

  • Monitor procedures to safely control work operations
  • Plan & contribute to promotional activities
  • Health & Safety in the salon
  • Client care & communication
  • Contra-indications / Contra-actions
  • Body Massage
  • Massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils
  • Indian Head Massage
  • Stone Therapy Treatments
  • Apply Individual permanent lashes
  • Spray Tanning OR Intimate waxing OR Contribute to the financial effctiveness of the business

Case Studies / Tasks / Written paper for each unit / Portfolio / Assessments

Entry Requirements: Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques / Level 2 VTCT NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General / equivalent

Further Training/Progression: Aromatherapy, Reflexology, Thermal auricular therapy, Sports massage.

Career Paths: Own salon, Health Spas, Cruise liners, Aircraft therapist, Spa/salon manager, Trainer, lecturer in beauty Therapy, Representative for product companies, Freelance/Mobile therapist, become a specialist in your chosen area or expertise

We offer a 3 tier option for the level 3 diploma training;

Option 1: £1,295

This option is designed for those who have very limited time for study and who are self-motivated to complete much of the theory and the practical case studies away from Aspire. The course includes the relevant training days where you will learn each training module, and assessment days to show practical and theory competency.

You will be required to find your own models for your assessment days.

Option 2: £1,800

This option is designed for those who would benefit more from having weekly scheduled days at Aspire to gain more support, guidance and tuition. This option includes; training days plus weekly tutor/salon/client days.

We will endeavour to provide the majority of clients required for your assessments. Extra revision and support in practical and theory. Less individual learning.

Option 3: £2,300 - £2,880

This option is aimed at those who wish to gain their level 2 and 3 in Beauty Therapy. Opting to book a combined course will provide you with a discount on the overall cost of the course.

Course Cost:

Option 1: £1,295 (inc vat)

Option 2: £1,800 (inc vat)

Option 3: £2,300 - £2,880 (inc vat)

Awarding body additional costs:Course costs:Ways to Pay

Level 3 VTCT NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Treatments (QCF) £86.50

Additional courses costs: A uniform and kit will be required for this course, please ask for more details.

Dates & Duration:

Option 1) Simply chose the dates you wish to study each module to make up the full level 2 diploma. We will put a schedule together with assessment days to suit.

Roll-on-roll-off course

19th / 26th Jul & 2nd  / 9th / 10th Aug’16 (Swedish Massage)
23rd Aug’16 (Indian Head Massage)
30th Aug’16 (Hot Stones)
4th / 10th / 11th / 25th / 26th Sep’16 (Swedish Massage)
17th Sep’16 (Eyelash Extensions)
19th Sep’16 (Pre-blended Aroma)
10th & 16th Oct’16 (Hot Stones)
24th Oct’16 (Indian Head Massage)
7th Nov’16 (Tanning)
21st Nov’16 (Pre-blended Aroma)

Option 2) 1 or 2 days a week plus assessment days
19th Jul – Oct’16
4th Sep – 12th Dec’16