Qualification Information:

VTCT Product Code AB30031
Qualification Number 500/8861/0
Level 3
GLH 403 - 410
Units 7 - 15
Minimum Credits 51
Age Restriction 16+
Registration End Date 31/07/2017


The VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Massage (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will confirm your competence as a beauty massage therapist. the VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Massage (QCF) is also offered outside apprenticeships by education and training providers who can offer this course in a real salon environment and provide you with the opportunity to learn beauty massage skills, whilst working on real clients. It is important for you to have the opportunity to learn in a real working environment, particularly because this qualification leads to employment in such a client-centred and service orientated sector.

Qualification Structure

Unit Code Unit Ref. Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UB30B20 A/600/7462 Provide body massage treatments 3 10 79
UB30B23 D/600/7504 Provide Indian head massage 3 7 54
UB30B24 K/600/7523 Carry out massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils 3 8 67
UB30B28 J/600/7545 Provide stone therapy treatments 3 10 88
UG31G22 Y/601/5875 Monitor procedures to safely control work operations 3 4 30
UG31H32 R/600/1277 Contribute to the planning and implementation of promotional activities 3 5 32

Optional - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 1 units and earn a minimum of 7 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref. Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UB300S2 H/600/9089 Monitor clients and the operation of sauna, steam and hydrotherapy treatments 3 7 59
UB300S3 D/600/9091 Provide body wrapping and flotation treatments 3 7 59
UB30B12 T/600/8755 Plan and provide airbrush make-up 3 8 62
UB30B13 Y/600/9090 Provide body electrical treatments 3 12 106
UB30B14 J/600/7562 Provide facial electrical treatments 3 12 106
UB30B15 D/600/9012 Provide single eyelash extension treatments 3 5 44
UB30B21 K/600/7487 Provide UV tanning services 3 2 16
UB30B25 R/600/7533 Provide self-tanning services 3 3 27
UB30B26 Y/600/8764 Provide female intimate waxing services 3 5 44
UB30B27 D/600/8765 Provide male intimate waxing services 3 5 44
UG31G11 T/600/1272 Contribute to the financial effectiveness of the business 3 4 26