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Beauty Therapy Techniques (RQF) Level 3 Diploma

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  • Offer expires 31st October 2017
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The beauty industry shows no signs of slowing down. If you’re looking for a fast-paced and flexible new career, then we have the qualification for you. The Beauty Therapy Techniques (RQF) Level 3 Diploma is designed to take you from a novice to a professional.

You can fast-track your learning by completing your theory from home. Fit studying around family life and progress at a pace that works for you. When you’re ready, you can book practical sessions at one of our state-of-the-art salons dotted around the UK. Select 10 days that suit your schedule and update your skills with the support of experienced tutors.

What you'll learn and study on the course

This qualification will give you the knowledge you need to carry out a range of beauty treatments. Discover more about offering services including waxing, body massage, manicures and eyebrow shaping. The course will also equip you with an understanding of how to provide consultations, carry out reception duties and follow health and safety procedures.

What you'll learn and study on the course

Once your study programme is complete, you’ll have the tools to begin building your career. You could go on to find work in a salon or spa, or set up your own business. If you want to specialise in one area of beauty, you can also continue your training and take an in-depth look at a certain field.

Unit 1: Principles of client care in beauty related industries

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand how to meet the requirements of clients within beauty related industries
  • Understand consultation techniques for beauty treatments
  • Understand how to resolve complaints in line with salon procedures
  • Understand the importance of feedback in beauty related industries

Unit 2: Principles of Health, Safety and Security in a Beauty Salon

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand current health and safety legislation, practices and policies within the salon environment
  • Understand how to maintain health, safety and security practices within a salon environment
  • Understand hygiene and infection control within the salon environment

Unit 3: Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Beauty Related Industries

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Know the structure and function of the integumentary system
  • Know the structure and function of the muscular and skeletal system
  • Know the structure and function of the nervous system
  • Know the structure and function of the endocrine system

Unit 4: Provide reception duties within a salon

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand how to provide reception duties within a salon
  • Be able to carry out reception duties within a salon
  • Understand the how to promote products and services within a salon environment

Unit 5: Carry out nail treatments

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Be able to prepare to carry out nail treatments
  • Be able to carry out nail treatments
  • Be able to provide aftercare advice to clients following a nail treatment
  • Understand complications of nail treatments

Unit 6: Carry out facial treatments

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand the condition of the skin
  • Be able to prepare to carry out facial treatments
  • Be able to carry out facial treatments
  • Be able to provide aftercare advice to clients following a facial treatment
  • Understand complications of facial treatments

Unit 7: Carry out hair removal using waxing techniques

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Be able to follow best practice for carrying out waxing treatments
  • Be able to prepare to carry out waxing treatments
  • Be able to carry out waxing treatments
  • Be able to provide aftercare advice to clients following a waxing treatment
  • Be able to understand complications of waxing treatments

Unit 8: Carry out lash and brow treatments

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Be able to prepare to carry out lash and brow treatments
  • Be able to carry out lash and brow treatments
  • Be able to provide aftercare advice to clients following a lash or brow treatment
  • Understand complications of lash and brow treatments

Unit 9: Carry out Indian Head Massage

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand the principles of Indian Head Massage Treatments
  • Be able to prepare to carry out Indian Head Massage treatments
  • Be able to carry out Indian Head Massage treatments
  • Be able to provide aftercare advice to clients following Indian Head Massage treatments
  • Understand complications of Indian Head Massage treatments

Unit 10: Carry out Body Massage treatments

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand the principles of body massage treatments
  • Understand how body types, body fats and conditions affect body massage
  • Be able to prepare to carry out body massage treatments
  • Be able to carry out body massage treatments
  • Be able to provide aftercare advice to clients following a body massage
  • Understand complications of body massage treatments

Unit 11: Carry out Massage using Pre-blended Aromatherapy Oils

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Be able to prepare to carry out massage with pre-blended aromatherapy oils
  • Be able to carry out massage with pre-blended aromatherapy oils
  • Be able to provide aftercare advice to clients following a massage with pre-blended aromatherapy oils
  • Understand the complications of massage with pre-blended aromatherapy oils

Unit 12: Carry out stone therapy massage treatments

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand the principles of stone therapy massage
  • Be able to prepare to carry out stone therapy massage treatments
  • Be able to carry out stone therapy massage treatments
  • Be able to provide aftercare advice to clients following stone therapy massage treatment
  • Be able to understand complications of stone therapy massage treatments

Innovate Awarding Organisation Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Techniques

The IAO Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Techniques (RQF) is designed to equip learners with the skills, knowledge and expertise they need to work within the beauty industry. This RQF competence-based qualification focuses on practical training in beauty therapy and aims to provide learners with the specialist knowledge of beauty therapy techniques and duties within a salon. It covers a wide range of beauty therapy techniques and salon requirements including body massage, lash and brow treatments, reception duties and health and safety within a beauty salon.

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

What’s included:

  • All study materials
  • Study guide
  • Full tutor and Admin support
  • The course fee includes the awarding body registration and certification fee (valued at up to £96)

Is there government funding available for doing this course?

Yes, you can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan with this course. We are accountable to the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) and Ofsted, to provide this course with Government backed funding. You can access your Advanced Learner Loan if you meet the criteria. Two main conditions are:

  • You need to be aged 19 or over
  • You need to be a UK citizen.
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With an Advanced Learner Loan
Registration Fee £37.25
Repayments: No Payments until salary reaches £21,000
Total Price: £3,345.00
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You can enrol today and pay much, much later

You can access your course information straight away. You can then review them in your own time and complete the assignments which you are required to submit to your personal tutor for marking and feedback.

*Cashback will be paid to you once you have finished paying for your course in full. For more information, please see our cash back terms and conditions. The total amount payable over the term's period, is no more than the total cash price of the course. (APR = 0%). Written quotations are available on request.
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Yes, when you study using this kind of funding, Dimensions Training Solutions offers considerably more than the same one without the 19+ funding loan.

Enhanced course content

Six Employability and Independent Learning Skills (EILS) modules are embedded in the content of your course: Maths, English, Digital Life Skills, Confidence, Resilience and Meeting Deadlines.

You can choose to study a further four: Workplace Ready, Initiative, Teamwork and Problem Solving. These are all designed to boost your personal skill level and help your career progression.

Additional personal support

A Student Support Officer (SSO) will be assigned to you, so you have a single point of contact throughout your course to support you with any admin issues. Dimensions Training Solutions regularly update the SFA with details of study hours, and evidence of learning, in order to responsibly account for your course funding.

You will have an Individual Learning Plan with a set “finish date” and your SSO is there to encourage and help you stay on course. This is in addition to your Assessor, who assesses your work and provides personal constructive feedback.


The difference between courses funded by 19+ loan and privately funded courses

Features Course funded
by 19+ Advanced Learner Loans
Course funded privately
Personal Student Support Officer assigned to you
Personal Assessor Support assigned to you Automatic embedding of 6 key Employability and Independent Learning Skills (EILS) in course
10 EILS available
Individual Learning Plan with a set “finish date”
Flexible deadline to finish your course
Online study delivery
Postal study delivery
Payment in full or in instalments while you study
Eligibility requirement for loan
Nothing to pay until course is finished and you earn over £21,000 pa.
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