Fast Track VTCT Level 3 NVQ Beauty Therapy

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£1500 Plus VAT


Full Level 2 or Facials

Fast Track VTCT Level 3 NVQ Beauty Therapy

Qualification code:
Credit Value:






Full Level 2 or Facials

Summary Description

This is a 5-day intense Fast Track Level 3 NVQ Beauty Therapy Course. It has specifically been designed for those who already have some beauty experience or need the qualification as a steppingstone to Advanced Aesthetic treatments. It’s a 5-day course Monday to Friday full day plus one day written exam. The course is internationally recognised Diploma which is the highest-level Qualification to become an Advanced qualified Beauty therapist where the job opportunities are endless.

Course Modules


Facial electrotherapy treatments
(Vacuum Suction/ High Frequency/Galvanic/ Faradic/ Micro Current)


Body electrotherapy treatments
(Vacuum Suction/ Micro Current/ Galvanic/ Faradic)




Anatomy and Physiology


Body Massage


Indian Head Massage


Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon


Consultation and promotion of products/treatments

Powering Your Success

Many employers seek Level 3 qualifications as their minimum requirement for employment, and now insurance companies are demanding NVQ Level 3 qualifications, especially if you plan to perform laser hair removal or advanced cosmetic treatments.

This is a substantial vocational qualification that will teach you advanced skills. You will upgrade from Level 2 providing basic foundation beauty treatments to providing advanced Facial & body treatments providing Electrotherapy, Electrolysis hair removal, Microdermabrasion and Massage treatments. This course includes a selection of beauty treatment skills required by cruise ships, hotels, spas, health clubs, high street salons, and advanced aesthetic clinics.


You can progress onto advanced courses such as Peels, Micro-needling, Plasma and Level 4 qualifications. We are a highly professional Aesthetics training collage with 8 running clinics. We are an established VTCT training centre and offer a wide range of CPD courses for professionals.

Situated near Oxford Street in Central London, our award-winning, unique teaching and practises will enable you to fast-track the advanced Level 3 Beauty Therapy Course. We have connections with many clinics in London looking for staff so we would be more than happy to help place you in employment.

After successfully completing the course, you can gain the nationally recognised VTCT/ NVQ Level 3 Beauty Therapy Diploma. This is the ideal beauty therapy course in London for you if you want to advance a rewarding career in the highly lucrative and demanding beauty industry. And remember you do pay anything to complete this course. At Chelsford College you will be fully supported by our highly experienced tutors. We aim to ensure you’re ready to work in the beauty business after successfully completing the VTCT/ NVQ Level 3 Beauty Therapy Course. We are more than happy to provide additional training and support.

You’ll walk away with

You'll gain a VTCT Qualification in NVQ Level 3 Beauty Therapy & knowledge of providing Facial Electrical treatments, Body Electrical treatments, Electrolysis Hair removal treatments, Body Massage treatments, Aromatherapy pre-blended oils Massage treatments & Indian Head Massage treatments.

By studying Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy, you will develop the practical skills and theoretical knowledge to provide a range of treatments. By the end of this course, you'll be able to work confidently in the beauty industry.

Course Information

Here’s a head-start on what you can learn in this course:

Course Details

This substantial vocational qualification will confirm your competence as a Beauty Therapist. To work in the industry, you must be qualified. This qualification will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work competently as an advanced Beauty Therapist. This is a job ready qualification based on National Occupational Standards. This qualification will allow you to develop skills essential to working in a beauty salon or spa.

Entry Requirements

The guideline is that you have either a Level 2 in Facials or Level 2 Beauty Therapy. If you do not have any of these qualifications please contact us and we would be more than happy to guide you. We understand that everyone has different backgrounds and want to specialise in different areas.


You will have all teaching resources provided. A full uniform will be provided at no extra cost. With your uniform, you'll have a starter kit for facials and eyes. You will have access to our student portal, which supports you throughout your study. You will be assigned a dedicated tutor to guide and support you until the completion of the course.


Lectures / Seminars: Lectures are delivered by experienced Educators.
Practical: Our courses are run in a specialised running clinic, so you can get practical hands-on experience treating real clients.
Group Work: You will work in groups to perform treatments for the practical part of the training. This refines the understanding of the subject area and allows the opportunity to give and receive feedback on performance. This breaks the theory up and makes the course a lot more fun and interesting.
Discussions: Discussions are encouraged throughout the training. This allows reflective thinking, which leads to a deeper understanding of the subject area.
Assignments: Assignments will need to be completed for each of the modules. We will provide you with detailed course material that will allow you to complete the assignments. 100% support and help will be provided for you to complete this part of the study programme. The assignments can be written, or you can use audio-visual media to record the answers.
Observations: You will be required to perform treatments on real clients under assessment conditions. You will perform Face and Body Electrical, Massage, Indian Head, Pre-blended oils & Epilation.
Exams: There will be 8 papers to complete under strict exam conditions.
Portfolio: As part of this course, you will be required to produce a portfolio. All evidence must be documented in the portfolio and cross-referred to unit outcomes.

Study Options

The course is run twice a week Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am to 4pm over 12 weeks. You will be required to attend Chelsford College during these times.
You will be required to perform a home study, and you will be provided with a student portal. This contains resources, assignments and coursework, which you must complete before returning for your exam. This is an extremely intense course for those who cannot commit to a long time or want to Fast track onto Level 4.

Tuition Fees

£2150 includes the following:
Level 2 Infection control
Basic Beauty Kit to perform facial and eye treatments
VTCT Qualification Fee
Assessment Fees

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