NVQ L3 Beauty therapy General VTCT training course – Advanced learner loan

Course Dates:

Bideford, North Devon – 

Next course starting October

(Additional tutor contact days and practice days also available)

Induction appointment must be booked



Beauty Therapy General VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma – Advanced learner loan 19+

Training course

Beauty Therapy Level 3

Beauty Therapy General LEVEL 3 (NVQ)


The Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General is a job ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards (NOS).
This qualification will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as an advanced beauty therapist. Throughout this qualification you will monitor procedures to safely control work operations, contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities, provide body and facial electrical treatments, provide body massage and electrical epilation treatments.
You will be assessed on your occupational competence.

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

Entry level:    

Level 2 Beauty Therapy

Course format:          

Practical attendance & assessment:  7 days + assessments

Coursework: Home study and portfolio of evidence containing questions and assignment work

Written Exam: 7 papers

Training material is emailed to you.

Course content:                    

UG31G22 Monitor procedures to safely control work operations

UG31H32 Contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities

UB30B13 Provide body electrical treatments

UB30B14 Provide facial electrical treatments

UB30B20 Provide body massage treatments

UB30B29 Provide electrical epilation treatments

UG31G11 Contribute to the financial effectiveness of the business

UB30B28  Provide stone therapy treatments


GLH (Guided Learning Hours): 540 – 550. (GLH incl’s. practical, coursework, case studies, assessments, written exams)

Course duration: 16 weeks

Home study (Coursework): This can be started at anytime,


7 practical + assessment sessions

Training Venues:

The practical training is currently available at the following Venues: ~ Bideford, Devon;

Model required?:      

Group training = No, students will work on each other.

One to one training = Yes, you will be required to bring a model along to the practical training to practice your routine on.

Case studies = Yes, you will be required to work on models for your case studies.

Assessments = Yes, you will be required to bring a model along to assessments to practice your routine on.

Exam board:  

The VTCT (Vocational Training & Charitable Trust)


Course Progression: 

On completion of your qualification you may choose to undertake further study; qualifications you could currently progress to through our advanced learner loan include:

Working in collaboration with Any Driver Ltd to bring student finance to our students

Career Opportunities:          

Self-Employment or Employment as a beauty & massage therapist

What’s included:      

Training material emailed to you. A PDF copy of your VTCT assessment booklet is provided. A coursework tutor is assigned to you for full support throughout the course. Fully qualified tutor for the practical training.  A VTCT qualification is posted to you on successful completion of the course.

Additional Costs:      

You will need to purchase your own products (essential oils, massage medium), equipment (e.g. massage couch / chair, body & face electrics) and massage oils in order to practice your therapies once qualified. We also recommend you purchase a text book to support your learning, a recommended reading list is supplied with your training pack.

Qualification gained:

An NVQ – VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy General (QCF)

This qualification is mapped to the relevant NOS (National Occupational Standards), where applicable. This qualification is accredited on the qualifications and credit framework (QCF).  This qualification is a VRQ (Vocationally Related Qualification.)

Advanced Learner Loan Course Fee:



19+ Advanced learner Loans offered in conjunction with Any Driver Ltd. To apply for your advanced learner loan please complete our enrolment form below.  We will then forward your details to our student finance manager who will then contact you to complete your application. All learner loans are subject to successful application, and induction. Details of how the advanced learner loan works, is listed here – ADVANCED LEARNER LOAN

For further details, please email us on – learning@holistictherapiestraining.co.uk