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VTCT NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy (General Route)

The NVQ Level 3 beauty therapy course has been designed to provide students with the necessary knowledge and practical skills to practise as a confident advanced beauty therapist.

This qualification will also allow you to progress further onto Level 4 Beauty qualifications or it can act as a bridging course to allow therapists to climb higher into the Aesthetics industry; a qualification which acts as the minimal requirement stated on the HEE Guidelines needed to progress further in the training of dermal fillers (Basic/Advanced) and Anti-Wrinkle Injections (Basic only).

Course Cost:



Entry Requirements:

To enrol onto the VTCT Level 3 Beauty Therapy 3, you must have a NVQ level 2 diploma in beauty therapy or equivalent, whilst being over the age of 16 years. If you do not have a NVQ level 2 diploma in beauty therapy you can complete our level 2 facial module and our level 2 online Anatomy & Physiology module as an equivalent.

The course content will involve theory work, practical work, practical assessments, the development of a portfolio and end of course exams.

Course Content:

  • Body Electrical Treatments
  • Facial Electrical Treatments
  • Body Massage
  • Electrical Epilation (Electrolysis)
  • Health & Safety
  • Advertising & Promotion
  • Business Finance

Course Theory & Practical Schedule:

9:00am to 5:00pm    
  • Introduction to Level 3 Beauty Therapy
  • Body Massage/Anatomy & Physiology
  • Facial/Body Vacuum Suction/Anatomy & Physiology
  • Epilation/ Anatomy & Physiology
  • Facial & Body Galvanics/Anatomy & Physiology
  • Facial & Body Faradics/ Anatomy & Physiology
  • High Frequency/ Anatomy & Physiology
  • Health & Safety/Health & Hygiene
  • Advertising & Promotion
  • Business Finance
  • Portfolio/Assignment

9:00am to 5:00pm

  • Body Massage Practical

9:00am to 5:00pm

  • Facial & Body Vacuum Suction


 9:00am to 5:00pm

  • Galvanics/ Faradics


9:00am to 5:00pm –

  • Epilation/ High Frequency


Practical Assessment for all treatments will take place on allocated assessment dates, to pass the qualification it is required that assessments are performed and passed successfully for each unit. Students will also be required to complete written exams for each unit, which will take place on set exam dates. Practice days will also be available for students to come in and use the machines as and when they require.

Course dates:

29th July 2019: 5 days practical

25th November 2019: 5 days practical

23rd March 2019: 5 days practical

Enrolment & Further Information:

To enrol or if you require further information please email over your name, contact number and which course you are interested in, to or use our contact form to do the same. A course administrator will contact you within 3 days.

Recommended Reading

  • Professional Beauty Therapy Level 3: 5th Edition- Lorraine Nordmann (Click link below)