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Hair, Beauty & Therapies
Hair, Beauty & Therapies

This course is eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan

An easy to apply for, low interest loan that you only start to repay when you complete your course and start earning over £25,000. Household income isn’t taken into account and the loan does not involve a credit check.

Mode of study Apprenticeship
Duration Please ring for details
Campus London Road Campus
Start date 30 September 2018
Course code PLR3UBT (1818)
  • Who is it for?

    An Advanced Apprentice Beauty Therapist would be employed to carry out treatments including hair removal techniques, facials and body electrical treatments as well as supervising with spa and beauty salon operations.

  • Entry Requirements

    In order to complete this Apprenticeship you will be expected to complete an initial assessment in maths and English to ensure you are at a suitable level to work towards these qualifications. Some employers will specify their own minimum qualification entry requirements, which would be detailed within their Apprenticeship vacancy.

  • What does the course involve?

    To achieve this Apprenticeship you will complete the Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy

    As part of the Apprenticeship framework you will also study further qualifications in English & maths (if required) as well as Employer Rights & Responsibility and Personal Learning & Thinking Skills.

  • How is the course assessed?

    The Apprenticeship theory is taught at college on a day release basis once a week. In addition, you will be visited at your workplace regularly by your assessor, for the duration of your apprenticeship. During your workplace assessments you will demonstrate your competency through doing your job and provide evidence of your knowledge and skills. If you need to complete your functional skills, then this will be covered at college.

  • Additional Notes

    Typically this takes between 18-24 months to complete, depending on your previous knowledge and experience.

  • What do I do next?

    To be an apprentice you will need an employer who can offer you work and release you for your training. Once you have an employer in place, you can apply online. If after reading this fact sheet, you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Advice Events, ring the Apprenticeship Team on 01743 260400 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.