VTCT Certificate in Epilation (Electrolysis) QN500/8962/6 – AB30140 – MQA/EQF Level 4

Program TitleVTCT Certificate in Epilation (Electrolysis) QN500/8962/6 – AB30140

This course is accredited with the National Commission for Further and Higher Education of Malta (NCFHE) MQA Level 4 and European Qualification EQF Level 4 and is suitable for those who would like to advance in their beauty career.

Course CodePSV 501
OverviewA qualification in Epilation (Electrolysis) offers further career opportunities for the beauty therapist looking for employment in the salon/clinic environment. It also allows the mobile therapist to offer a professional and sought after treatment to their clients. This post graduate course will cover all relevant theory and practical studies to equip the existing beauty therapist with the skills necessary to carry out this popular treatment.
Entry Requirements

Candidate must be over 18 years of age, literate in written and spoken English.

All candidates will be required to own unit, kit/tools and uniform. 

Course ContentsThis course deals with permanent hair removal and includes studies on hair structure, treatment planning, hair growth cycle, the causes of superfluous hair, skin, endocrine system, sterilisation, contra-indications, plus the safe and effective method of short wave diathermy needle Epilation. You will receive training with the use of Diathermy, Galvanic and Blend techniques and will be shown hair removal from several areas of the body allowing you to treat clients to a professional standard with exceptional standards of hygiene and health and safety requirements.
Units Covered

Prepare for and provide diathermy needle epilation.

Prepare for and provide galvanic/high frequency ‘blend’ epilation.

Course Length9 months – Once weekly, including ‘in-house’ practice hours Practical Assessments Theory Evaluation Final Practical & Theory Examinations by VTCT IQAs and EQAs (end June/July).
Course CostPlease contact us for cost details and for the Peach & Sorrel Cash Special offers that are currently being offered on this International Qualification.

Starting DatePlease check with us for next available dates.
Who is the course for?Beauty Specialists seeking to specialise in Electrolysis.
Learning MethodsStudents will learn through a combination of theory and practical work. Initially students will practice on class colleagues, but all assessments will be carried out on a model brought in by student.
Assessment MethodsDemonstrate competence in realistic Academy working practice, Portfolio of evidence, practical demonstration supported by written and oral questioning. Assignments, case studies. Final Practical and Theory Assessments by VTCT IQAs and EQAs June/July.
Qualifications GainedVTCT Certificate in Epilation

MQA/EQF Level 4