Beauty Courses

Start Date
Part Time
Start Date
Part Time

This 1-year intensive evening course will enable you to work as a beauty therapist in the popular beauty industry. You will study body massage, electrical body treatments with diet and exercise advice, advanced electrical facial treatments, client handling and related anatomy. The course is held on Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6-9pm in our professional beauty salons.

  • About the Course

    You will study:

    • Body massage
    • Electrical body treatments
    • Indian head massage
    • Hot stones massage
    • Microdermabrasion (face and body)
    • Advanced electrical facial treatments
    • Client care, health and safety and related anatomy.
  • Additional Costs

    Additional Fees

    £26.48  – textbook plus replacement items from level 2 beauty kit and optional new tunic £25.30

  • Entry Requirements

    A Level 2 qualification in beauty therapy, such as the VTCT Diploma or NVQ Level 2. A good educational background and good written English are essential. You must be highly motivated and able to practice your treatments at home. We recommend that you spend at least 6 hours of home study per week in order to successfully achieve this qualification. If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • Progression

    Work as a beauty therapist in a salon, become self-employed or take further specialist courses.

  • Assessment Method

    You will be continually assessed throughout the year through written and practical assessments, plus online test papers.

How to Apply

Please click the apply now button and fill out the online application form. An adviser will be in touch regarding interview dates.

Course Info

Courses for Adults 19+

Part Time

Level 3

Location Isleworth

Start Date 15/09/2021

VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Treatments


Holly Morgan
Lecturer in Beauty Therapy

“Before becoming a teacher I worked as a beauty therapist in salons, spas and on cruise ships.”

Holly Morgan
West Thames College

One of the top 3 Colleges in London *

* Based on overall performance for students aged 16-18 across all levels in 2018-19

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