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City & Guilds Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Spa Therapy (QCF)

Course Code: C3703
Campus: Titanic Quarter
Week Commencing: 04 Sep 17
End Date: 24 Jun 18

This course is aimed at those learners who have already achieved a Level 2 in a beauty related qualification and want to develop their skills further.  Within this one year course you will study a range of practical units including: Pre-blended Aromatherapy; Indian Head Massage, Stone Therapy, Body Massage and Spa Treatments.  In addition to this various underpinning knowledge will be delivered alongside the practical units to help complement your overall qualification which in turn will make you more industry ready and employable.  During the course, you will carry out assessments within a commercial salon environment, prepare an online portfolio, participate in research projects, and take online exams.  As part of the programme you will work towards gaining a Level 2 qualification in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT (unless already achieved this prior to commencing the course).

This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units which are an additional component to enhance your employability.

This course session is currently closed for enrolment/applications – it may be offered at a later date – please continue to check our website for updates.

Career Opportunities / Progression

There are many local, national and international career opportunities open to the qualified beauty therapist including work in salons, department stores, hotels, health farms, cruise liners and spas. With additional qualifications, opportunities exist to work as a manufacturer, technician, trainer or assessor.

Possible progression to City & Guilds Level 4 in Beauty Therapy or HND in Hair & Beauty Management. 

Entry Requirements

Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria.

Uniform and kit is required as a part of the course requirements.  Uniform cost £56.50 Kit cost £10

Pre-entry criteria is a Level 2 in a Beauty related qualification or basic qualification / understanding of Anatomy and Physiology.


Tuition Fee


All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Contact Information

Tel: 028 9026 5070 or email: [email protected]