Important Entry Requirement & Application Update

Once you've applied, you will be invited to attend a virtual information event at the beginning of 2021. At this event, you will have the opportunity to find out more about your course, meet the staff and ask any questions that you may have.

If your course requires an interview you will receive an email with details about your video call. There will be no need for you to come on site. Don't worry if you don't receive an email about an interview, not every course needs one.

Is this course right for me?

Are you preparing for a career in beauty therapy?

On the programme, you will learn about body therapy, including: pre-blended body massage, spa, spa treatments, stone therapy, Indian head massage, anatomy and physiology.

This programme is suited to those from the care sectors or from a Level 3 beauty background and also to mature students showing sensitivity and enthusiasm for the subject.

Entry requirements:

In order to qualify for this course, you will need at least one of the following:

  • A relevant Level 2 qualification at Pass
  • Relevant industry experience
  • You will also require an attendance level of 86% in your previous year of study

As part of the application process, you will be asked to attend an interview to give you the opportunity to discuss the course.

Delivery:

The programme will be delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Practical delivery
  • Theory sessions
  • Commercial salon training
  • Virtual Learning Environment

You will study a variety of subject-specific modules, in addition to some specialised modules and Literacy and Numeracy skills. You will also undertake work experience as part of the programme.

Assessment:

The programme is assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Observation
  • Online assessments
  • Written and Oral Tests

Progression:

The programme gives you a qualification and a valuable set of skills, helping you to progress into employment and higher education.

You could proceed onto a degree-level programme at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, such as the Foundation Degree (FdA) Management and Business, or a specialised degree programme at another institution.

Alternatively, you could enter employment. Successful completion of the qualification enables you to practise on the Medical Register.