VTCT L3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Massage

Course Area: MassageMassage-Treatment1-2
Course Type:  One day a week
Course Level: 3
Course Duration: 25 weeks
Course Code: 500/8967/5

Cost – £1,500 (Installment plan can be arranged)

Course details
This VTCT Diploma is for both beginners wishing to enter at Level 3 specialising in massage, and students who have previously taken a Level 2 Beauty qualification.

When will the course start?

Please contact us to arrange a start date which suits you.

You will be required to attend one day per week. 9.30 – 2.30.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no entry requirements for this course.

What will I learn in the course?

  • Full body Swedish massage
  • Stone massage
  • Indian Head Massage
  • Pre- blended aromatherapy
  • Spray and manual tanning
  • Promotional activities
  • Financial effectiveness of a salon

How will I be taught and assessed?

You will be taught by our experienced tutors. You will be required to complete assignment work at home. Practice treatments in class and on family at home.

When you are competent at the treatments covered in class, you will be assessed on paying clients. Alongside this, you will also sit external exam papers set by the awarding body.

What will I need to bring to class?

You will need to bring a note pad, pen and portfolio which will be added too as the course progresses. A text book is helpful  and you will need a selection of towels (this will be discussed on the first session).

There are no kit requirements for this course as all equipment used in class will be the schools, however,  you will need to purchase some products for home use at a small cost.


You will need to purchase a black tunic with black trousers (no leggings). Shoes must be plain black, flat with closed in toes and backs.

What will I receive at the end of the course?

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy Massage  (QCF).

This qualification will allow you to work in salons, mobile and at home.

You may wish to continue your beauty career and enrol on a Level 2 Beauty Therapy course which covers manicure, pedicure, tinting, facials, waxing and make up.

Paying for your course

You are able to pay either by bank transfer, cheque or cash.

Places are limited and entry is by interview only. Call now to book your interview.