This Apprenticeship is based on the National Occupation Standards for Beauty Therapy and is designed for students who want to progress in the profession or run their own salon. As part of this Apprenticeship, you will take the VTCT Diploma (Level 3) Beauty Therapy, allowing you to build upon the skills you already have. The course covers a range of advanced treatment techniques, including electrical face and body treatments, electrolysis, body massage, eyelash extensions and intimate waxing. You will also have the opportunity to complete additional courses in specialist treatments, such as Environ Skincare training, Sono-phoresis, Jane Iredale make up, St Tropez tanning, Gellish nails and threading. We also offer Standing Tall workshops.
Trips include a visit to the Professional Beauty industry showcase at ExCel, London, where you can find out about the latest trends in Beauty Therapy. There is an optional trip to a spa in another country to explore Beauty Therapy in another culture. There may be costs associated with these trips.
You need a NVQ (Level 2) Beauty Therapy qualification.
Beauty Therapy kit, including textbook - £131.25. Uniform - £65. Consumables – Approximately £40. Optional residential – Approximately £400. There may be additional costs associated with specialist training courses.
If you successfully complete this Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3), you will be able to apply for supervisory, trainee management or head therapist roles. You will have the skills and experience to provide a range of advanced facial and body treatments, including electrolysis and body massage treatments. You may like to progress to the Diploma (Level 4) Salon Management, also available at Yeovil College.