Hair & Beauty | Beauty Therapy VTCT Diploma Level 3
Why this course?
Based in our professional salon, this course covers all the required elements for a career as an employed or self-employed beauty therapist. You will learn to provide a wide range of treatments, as well as gaining knowledge in physiology, anatomy, and health and safety.
Our industry-experienced teachers will also support you to develop skills such as customer service, commercial awareness, team working and research.
To start on this Level 3 course, you must have successfully completed the Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy.
- Aromatherapy massage using pre-blended oils
- Swedish massage therapy
- Body electrical treatment
- Facial electrical treatment
- Mechanical massage
- Work experience
Why this course at the MET?
- Worthing’s biggest provider of trained beauty therapists
- Excellent training facilities
- Professional salons that are open to the public
- High-end industry branded equipment/products
- Highly skilled and qualified lecturers
- Lecturers have current industry experience
- Strong industry and employer links
Our commercial salon, based at Broadwater Campus, is the perfect learning environment for our students. Popular with local customers, the salon is run as a professional business, which allows our students to gain real-life work experience that is so valued by future employers. The excellent salon facilities are accompanied by well-equipped classrooms and IT facilities to support learning. Students on the Make-up and Hair Artistry course benefit from a dedicated workshop/salon area for their studies.
Our expert tutors have years of professional experience and inspire our students to reach their potential and prepare them for employment. The MET has excellent links with the industry and you will take advantage of this through guest lectures/visits.
The MET's Broadwater Campus offers a modern and well-equipped environment in which to learn about the exciting Hair and Beauty industry. Students benefit from industry-standard equipment as well as enjoying Starbucks beverages on-site, hot and cold food from our excellent canteen, IT suites for research projects and the Learning Resource Centre (Library).
Further study & future careers
Whilst the primary purpose of this course is to prepare learners for employment, you may choose to develop your knowledge and skills further by completing a specialist qualification at Level 2 or 3 in beauty therapy, holistic therapies, sports therapy or make-up.
These qualifications allow you to become a member of the British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) or Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT). There are employment opportunities in:
- Commercial salons
- Destination/day spas
- Cruise ships
- Independent/self-employed/mobile /home-based settings