Beauty Therapy (Massage) Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3
This apprenticeship will equip you with the skills and knowledge to carry out the most popular treatments required by salons: Body Massage, Stone Massage, Indian Head and pre-blended Aromatherapy, as well as self-tanning, health and safety and event planning. You will acquire a very desirable advanced Beauty/Massage Therapy qualification sought especially by spas. You will also have the opportunity to take a separate self-tanning qualification. This apprenticeship is suitable for those who have already completed a Level 2 Beauty Therapy qualification.
You will need a minimum of four GCSEs at grades A*-D or 9-3, including English and maths, plus a full Level 2 qualification in Beauty Therapy.
Course contentDuring this apprenticeship you will study a range of topics, including:
- Monitor procedures to safely control work operations
- Implement promotional activities
- Body massage
- Stone massage
- Pre-blend aromatherapy
- Indian head massage
You will be assessed via online exams for theory and client-based assessments for the practical units.
You will gain the following qualifications:
Beauty Therapy NVQ Level 3 Diploma – Massage Route
- English and Maths
- Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
- Employment Rights and Responsibilities.
Further study and career options
Further study: On successful completion of this course you could progress on to higher education, such as a foundation degree in business, salon management or other programmes.
Future careers: You could also progress into employment as a senior massage therapist or other massage-related job roles.
You will be required to pay for your uniform and equipment, full details of which will be explained to you on application.