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VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Beauty Therapy Studies (Massage)
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VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Beauty Therapy Studies (Massage)

The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Beauty Therapy Studies (Massage) (QCF) is a technical level qualification

Qualification Information

VTCT Product CodeAB30495
Qualification Number600/8664/6
Level3
GLH306 - 341
Units6 - 8
Minimum Credits35
Age Restriction16+
Registration End Date31/07/2017


OVERVIEW

The VTCT Level 3 Certificate in Beauty Therapy Studies (Massage) (QCF) is a technical level qualification that provides learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work as a massage therapist either as an employee or in a self-employed capacity. This qualification is based on Habia National Occupational Standards (NOS). This qualification is recognised by the UK's largest beauty and complementary therapy trade body/professional association i.e. The Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) and also the UK's second largest association representing beauty and complementary therapy employers; the British Association of Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology (BABTAC) as being fit for purpose for preparing learners for a career as a massage therapist.


Qualification Structure

Unit CodeUnit Ref.Unit TitleLevelCreditsGLH
UV30424D/601/3559Provide body massage3984
UV30468T/601/4457Client care and communication in beauty-related industries3328
UV30491R/600/8780Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon 429

Optional - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 3 units and earn a minimum of 19 credits.

Unit CodeUnit Ref.Unit TitleLevelCreditsGLH
UV30411M/601/4358Origins, principles and theories of massage3760
UV30425Y/601/3558Provide massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils3765
UV30449A/601/5500Contribute to the effective running of business3330
UV30475H/601/4454Apply stone therapy massage3975
UV30574D/601/4095Provide Indian head massage3649

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