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Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy & Wellbeing

Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy & Wellbeing

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This qualification will provide you with the skills to communicate with the client and plan and deliver complementary therapy treatments. You will acquire the knowledge of anatomy & physiology, consultation techniques and the common effects and techniques of massage.

Course details

The units you will study are:

  • Principles and practice of complementary therapies Business practice for complementary therapies
  • Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and pathology for complementary therapies.
  • Body massage for complementary therapies
  • Entry guidelines

    Relevant Level 2 qualification at Pass or above or minimum of 4 GCSEs at Grade 4/D and above. A satisfactory interview.

    If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

    Equipment Required

    You will need a uniform.

    Additional Information
  • It is essential that you can demonstrate competence in dealing with clients, using information for planning treatments and providing such treatments safely and effectively.
  • Manual dexterity and physical stamina are very important as there are times when it may be necessary to stand for long periods e.g. delivering body massage treatments.
  • You will need to provide a character reference before or at interview. The offer of a place on this course is dependent upon a satisfactory reference.
  • Assessments continue throughout the course both in practical and theory sessions and you will required to complete a large number of case studies; carry out and document evidence for at least 30 treatments. As some of the case study treatments will be completed outside of college time you will also be expected to ensure you have the relevant insurance to carry out these treatments, details of which will be given at induction.

    Where can I progress to?

    This qualification provides progression to further training in other complementary therapies, level 4 qualifications, foundation degrees or degrees in Complementary Therapy. It will also lead to registration with:

  • Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council
  • General Regulatory Council for Complimentary Therapies
  • When does this course run?

    • Starts 05th Sep 2018 - Ends 26th Jun 2019 Ref G086K001

      If you are aged 19 or over:

      Fee : £2420.00

      Depending on your personal circumstances, this course could be FREE for you if you are aged 19-23 and you do not already have a level 3 qualification. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.

      If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for this course).

      The fee quoted is for the academic year 2017-18. Course fees for 2018-19 will be confirmed in due course.

      Planned Timetable
      Day Times Campus
      Wednesday 13:00 — 16:00 Conway Park

    For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm (all year round) and Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am-6.30pm (term time only).

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