Hair and Beauty

Beauty Therapy (Massage) Level 3 Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This course will start 10 September 2019 and will run on a Tuesday 11.30am-8.30pm. The course will run for 36 weeks.

Entry requirements
  • You should hold a Level 2 qualification in Beauty Therapy
  • Level 1 or Level 2 Functional Skills in English and maths or equivalent
  • You will also receive an interview and initial assessment
You will achieve

Level 3 Massage NVQ VTCT

Last updated: 18th April 2019

Course overview

This programme prepares you for employment within the Beauty Therapy industry. The course can lead to a wide range of career opportunities. This qualification will equip you with the required attributes, skills, knowledge and understanding needed to perform professional treatments for clients.

Course content

  • Health and safety
  • Retail promotion
  • Provide head and body massage
  • Indian head massage
  • Pre blended aromatherapy
  • Facial electrotherapy
  • Stone therapy massage

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through continual assessment of practical work, assignments, tasks and tests.

What equipment will I need?

You will be required to provide professional salon wear, including suitable footwear. You will also be required to purchase suitable stationery. You will be advised on suitable text books which you can purchase to help you with your studies.

Where will I study?

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX

What can I do next?

On completion of the programme, you may wish to progress onto Nail Technology or Hairdressing.

How much does the course cost?

Course fees: £2,000 Full Fee Payable.



Extra information

Advanced Learner Loans

This course may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan. Contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email about eligibility and how to apply. You can also visit the Advanced Learner Loan page.



Full Fee Payable

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

Contact the Information Unit

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Additional Learning Support

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.


Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Beauty Therapy (Massage) Level 3 Part-time