Course available at venue below:
(10 days practical attendance days)
+ monthly live zoom video coursework support lessons (dates tbc)
Practical attendance dates
Sept ’22 – Fri 16th, Wed 28th
Oct ’22 – Fri 14th, Fri 28th
Nov ’22 – Thurs 3rd
Dec ’22 - Wed 14th
Jan ’23 – Wed 4th, Wed 18th
Feb ’23 – Wed 1st, Wed 15th
The VTCT Level 3 certificate in Beauty Therapy Studies (Massage) is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills by achieving units in body massage, health and safety and client care and communication, Indian head massage, stone therapy massage and how to contribute to the effective running of a business. Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge of how to monitor and maintain health and safety practices in a salon environment, and how to communicate and provide excellent client care in beauty related industries. You will also develop underpinning knowledge and understanding of the practical skills gained throughout this qualification. The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own massage therapy services.
VTCT Level 3 certificate in Beauty Therapy Studies (Massage) (QCF)
You are required to undertake the following qualification (this can be studied alongside this course, but must be completed prior to practical assessments) - Infection Prevention (Covid-19) for Beauty Therapy and Nail Services VTCT Level 2
Practical attendance & assessment: 10 days
Coursework: Home study and portfolio of evidence containing questions and assignment work
Written Exam: 7 papers
Training material is accessed through our online portal
UV30491 Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon
UV30468 Client care and communication in beauty-related industries
UV30424 Provide body massage
UV30475 Apply stone therapy massage
UV30574 Provide Indian head massage
UV30425 Provide massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils
GLH (Guided Learning Hours): 306 - 341. (GLH incl’s. practical, coursework, case studies, assessments, written exams)
Home study (Coursework): This can be started at anytime,
Group training = No, students will work on each other.
One to one training = Yes, you will be required to bring a model along to the practical training to practice your routine on.
Case studies = Yes, you will be required to work on models for your case studies.
Assessments = Yes, you will be required to bring a model along to assessments to practice your routine on.
You must carry out and document evidence for at least 3 treatments per subject.
The VTCT (Vocational Training & Charitable Trust)
|Our students have been offered an amazing opportunity to apply as a volunteer at North Devon Hospice to offer treatments to carers and staff to complete their case studies.
The application is subject to interview & recruitment process.Click here for more details
Self-Employment or Employment as a massage therapist
You will need to purchase your own products (massage medium), equipment (e.g. massage couch / chair, hot and cold stones set and heater) in order to carry out your case studies & practice your skills at home. We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied with your training pack.
FREE student and therapist resources section -- https://holistic-therapies-training.teachable.com/p/student-resources-free
A VRQ – VTCT Level 3 certificate in Beauty Therapy Studies (Massage) (QCF)
This qualification is mapped to the relevant NOS (National Occupational Standards), where applicable. This qualification is accredited on the qualifications and credit framework (QCF). This qualification is a VRQ (Vocationally Related Qualification.)
Please check your insurance companies requirements before enrolling on this course? (It is the students responsibility to check coverage with their insurers BEFORE enrolling on this course)
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Karen has more than 19 years experience in the industry, she is the founder of Holistic Therapies Training, which was launched in 2007. Karen is a course writer and author of 'The Essential Oils Guide'. Writing is her passion and she has a wealth of knowledge in beauty, massage and complementary therapies.
StartPractical Training Days - Attendance required
PreviewModule 1 - Introduction
StartModule 2 - Preparing your portfolio
StartModule 3 - VTCT Assessment log book
StartModule 4 - To do list
StartModule 5 - Knowledge questions (Coursework)
StartModule 6 - Training Resources
StartModule 7 - Revision for written exams
StartModule 8 - Assessments