|Course Title||Beauty Therapy Level 3 Apprenticeship|
An apprenticeship in Beauty Therapy prepares you for a career within the Beauty Therapy industry and allows you to gain skills to progress your career. The apprenticeship is also an opportunity to explore different areas of the industry and identify areas you would like to specialise in. You will work closely with clients and you will need the ability to put them at ease and be pleasant and personable. This programme covers a range of mandatory units to develop advanced skills and knowledge of beauty therapy. A qualification in Beauty Therapy could allow you to set-up your own business, work abroad or pursue a career in holiday destinations and cruise liners. This course will involve 20% of your time to be dedicated to off the job training.
Initial assessment and diagnostic testing on maths and English will take place prior to commencement of apprenticeship.
You may progress onto a range of higher qualifications.
Functional Skills are a vital part of your apprenticeship. They provide the essential knowledge, skills and understanding needed to operate confidently, effectively and independently. Functional skills are available at Level 1 and Level 2 and the level you will work towards will depend on the previous qualifications you have achieved, the results of an assessment prior to your apprenticeship and the requirements of the apprenticeship you are completing. If you have not already achieved Level 2 English and maths you must study for and take the tests for Level 2 English and maths and achieve Level 1 English and maths for Level 2 Apprenticeship.
As well as the college attendance, your assessor will visit you on a regular basis and support you with developing your electronic portfolio which is used as evidence for your end point assessment. At these meetings observations, question and answer sessions and reviews will take place.
Bury College students were given the opportunity to experience working life in the industry of their choice through career-enhancing work experience placements.