C&G Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Beauty & Spa Therapy

HCUC (Harrow College & Uxbridge College)
Course summary
Apprenticeship training for companies
1 year
Full time
Course Dates
September 2022

Course description

Who is the course for

This Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Beauty & Spa Therapy aims to provide you with a range of specialist technical practical skills and knowledge, which will equip you to seek employment or further training within the Beauty & Spa Therapy Industry.

Course Content

Achievement of this qualification demonstrates to an employer that you have the skills and knowledge of health & safety, customer service and also have the necessary advanced technical skills such as body massage, body and facial electrotherapy to be employed as a Senior Beauty/Spa Therapist.

This qualification covers a very wide range of practical skills and knowledge required for working in the beauty and spa therapy industry. These are compulsory areas:

  • Promote and sell products and services to clients
  • Provide body massage
  • Provide facial electrotherapy treatments
  • Provide body electrotherapy treatments
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Provide dry spa treatments.

Optional areas include:

  • Provide Indian head massage
  • Tanning treatments
  • Apply individual semi-permanent lash treatments.

We work with local employers who will contribute to the knowledge and delivery of training. Employers will provide demonstrations and talks on the industry and where possible work placements will also be provided by the employers. This practically based training is ideal preparation for gaining employment in the beauty or spa therapy industry or specialist further study.


Suitability - Who should attend?

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Beauty Therapy qualification.

Course delivery details

Study Methods

3/4 days per week. Theory lessons to cover all theoretical aspects of each unit and Anatomy and Physiology. Practical lessons in our purpose built commercial salons to train in all aspects of each unit.

How is the course assessed

Overall final grading of Pass, Merit or Distinction

  • Synoptic Assessment - final year end practical assessment
  • External Assessment – final year end written assessment

Continuing Studies

Where next - Further Studies

Courses in holistic therapies, body electrical treatments, epilation and sports massage, a Teacher Training course, Level 3 ILM First Line Management course or one of our part-time courses.

About provider

HCUC - Harrow College & Uxbridge College

It’s no surprise that students travel from all over London to study at Harrow College and Uxbridge College. With specialist career advisers on hand to offer advice and guidance, the colleges deliver successful results in further education and career progression....

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Contact info

HCUC (Harrow College & Uxbridge College)

Park Road
UB8 1NQ Uxbridge Middlesex

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