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Beauty Therapy

Course Code: EDB

Level: 3
Subject area: Hair & Beauty
Awarding body: City & Guilds
Qualification: City & Guilds, Diploma
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: One year
When you'll study: Mondays 9.30am - 4.00pm and Tuesdays 9.30am - 1.00pm

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About the course

Do you want to take your beauty therapy skills to the next level? If so, this Level 3 City & Guilds Beauty Therapy course at City College Plymouth could be just what you need. When you study this A Level equivalent beauty training course, you will learn advanced beauty therapy treatments and develop the skills and knowledge required to work in the beauty industry. Treatments include facial and body techniques, as well as a variety of beauty therapy options. You will study mandatory units of health and safety, promotion of products and services and body massage, with additional units in facial electrotherapy, Indian head massage, female intimate waxing and microdermabrasion. This is a one year, full-time course and you will attend the College for two days per week.

What you'll learn

You will study mandatory units of health and safety, promotion of products and services and body massage, with additional units in facial electrotherapy, Indian head massage, female intimate waxing and microdermabrasion.

Entry requirements

A level 2 qualification in Beauty Therapy, or the equivalent, is essential.

Assessments/Exams

Practical work will be assessed throughout the duration of the course through observation for each unit.
Theory work will be assessed via online examination for each unit of study.

What's next?

Upon successful completion of the course, you may wish to expand into another level 3 option at the College, or progress to the Level 4 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Techniques.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2017/18 (August 2017 – July 2018). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2018/19.

Part-time

Course Code: EDB

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: Not applicable to this course

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): £50

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: £2200

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 This course is not usually available to this age group. Please contact info@cityplym.ac.uk or phone reception on 01752 305 300 for advice.
19 - 23 C  +  D(Note: If you do not have a level 3 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ C  +  D

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.