Full Time

Subject Area

Hair, Beauty and Barbering


City Campus


16-18 Year Olds



Course Level




Home / Course / Beauty Therapy Diploma Level 3

Who is this course for?

This course is for people looking to progress from an NVQ Level 2 Beauty Therapy course or for fully qualified beauty therapist wishing to further their career in the beauty sector. 

What do you need to apply for the course?

You will need to have completed an NVQ Level 2 qualification in Beauty Therapy, or have a suitable reference if you are currently working in the industry. You will also be required to pass a skills assessment prior to starting the course.

What are the key things you'll learn?

This course covers the following units:

  • Spray tanning treatments
  • Specialised Electrical face and body treatments
  • Electrical epilation
  • Semi-permanent eyelashes
  • Body massage

How you will learn

This course is taught using both practical and theoretical methods in the classroom and our dedicated salon. You will be continuously assessed throughout the course.  

Where could this course take you?

After successfully completing the course you will be able to look for work in the industry. There are many career opportunities for a qualified beauty therapist including running your own business and work in hotels, spas, health clubs and cruise liners. You could also progress to higher education to complete a degree in spa management or similar area.

What costs will you incur?

If you are aged 19 or over, on the first day of your course, studying at Level 3 or above, you are able to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to cover the costs of your course, similar to arrangements for higher education students.