VTCT Level 3 in Applied Therapies (Full-Time)

Course Overview

The VTCT Level 3 in Applied Therapies is a Full-time Further Education course designed for students interested in beauty therapy and with aspirations to become a beauty therapist.

This is located in the Hairdressing and Applied Therapies (HAT) department.

  • Entry Requirements

    Interview prior to enrolment. Students must be aged 18 and over and have achieved the Level 2 qualifications in beauty therapy or complementary therapies.

  • Career Prospects

    This qualification will allow learners to continue their studies to Sports Therapy courses or other advanced and specialist alternative therapies.

  • Course Modules

    This course consists of individual unit certificate qualifications, including VRQ Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage, VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Pre-blended Aromatherapy, and VRQ Level 3 Certificate in Stone Therapy. The core subject areas are based on the needs of industry.

    Additional qualifications in different specialisms will vary depending upon College of study.

  • Assessment

    Assessment methods include observation of practical work, written assignments, oral questioning and written end of unit tests. Learners will be required to bring clients to commercial classes for assessments.

    Additionally, they will have homework to complete which includes compiling a portfolio of evidence, completing workbooks and practising skills.

  • Additional Costs

    Learners will be required to purchase a uniform and kit.

Study Mode



Newtown College

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