Important Entry Requirement & Application Update

College is still accepting online applications for courses starting in September 2020.

Interviews

Interviews are cancelled to help to limit social contact during this time.

Instead, you will be invited to a college welcome event to meet the tutors before the start of the course. If you do not meet the entry criteria you will have the opportunity to discuss an alternative programme during this event.

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.