VTCT Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques QN500/9039/2 – VTCT AB20086 – MQF/EQF level 3

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Program TitleVTCT Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques QN500/9039/2   –   AB20086

This course is accredited with the National Commission for Further and Higher Education of Malta (NCFHE) at MQF Level 3 and European Qualification EQF Level 3. It is suitable for beginners with no experience in the field.

Course CodePSV 212
OverviewThis qualification is suitable for anyone with a general interest in the Beauty field as a career. It enable candidates to be able provide general beauty treatments to clients in a safe and effective manner and to instruct the client on home-care.
Entry Requirements
  • Candidate must be over 18 years of age, literate in written and spoken English.
  • Students must have full dexterity, good standard of personal presentation and communication Skills.
  • All learners will be required to have own kit/tools and uniform. 
  • Learners need to provide models for all practical assessments and will also be required to practice techniques outside college hours
Course ContentsTo provide facial treatment including face, neck and shoulders massage; manicure and pedicure treatments; provide wax depilation; shaping of eyebrows and tinting of eyelashes and eyebrows; Bridal and Gala make-up for all occasions; benefits of treatments, preparation of treatment area and client, Implementing good working relationships with clients and colleagues, relevant anatomy & physiology, equipment & product knowledge, professional ethics, business studies, safety & hygiene, client care & follow-up.
Units Covered
  • Follow health and safety practice in the salon
  • Provide Eyelash and Brow Treatments
  • Provide Eyelash and Brow Tinting
  • Provide Skin Hair Bleaching
  • Provide various Facial treatments
  • Provide Skin Consultations 
  • Remove Hair using Waxing Techniques
  • Salon reception duties
  • Client care and communication in beauty-related industries
  • Provide Manicure treatments including spa services 
  • Provide Pedicure treatments including spa services 
  • Contribute to the effective running of business
  • Display stock to promote sales in a salon  
  • Apply Bridal & Special Occasion make-up
  • Instruction on make-up application
  • The application of Eyelash Perming
  • The application of Eyelash Extensions
  • The application of Tanning Techniques

Optional Units:

  • Apply Weekend Nail Tips 
  • Provide Nail Art 
  • Provide Threading services for hair removal 
  • Level 3 Certificate in Facial Electrotherapy
Course LengthOctober till June/July – Twice weekly Salon Practice and Assignments.

Ongoing Theory Evaluation Practical & Theory Assessments till 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?This course is suitable for those seeking a professional career in Beauty Therapy.

You do not need any previous qualification to start this VTCT and NCFHE accredited Diploma in Beauty at our Beauty Academy.

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 Methods

Academy working practice, Portfolio of evidence, Theory and Practical sessions. Assignments, Case studies. 

Ongoing Practical & Theory Assessments by VTCT IQAs and EQAs till June/July.

Qualifications GainedVTCT Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques

MQF/EQF Level 3