|VTCT Product Code: AB10490||GLH: 309||Age Restriction: 14|
|Qualification Number: 600/8659/2||Units: 13||Registration End Date: 31st Jul 2018|
|Level: 1||Minimum Credits: 34|
Who is this qualification for?
The VTCT Level 1 Certificate in Beauty Therapy Studies is a qualification that has been specifically designed to introduce you to practical beauty therapy skills. This qualification has been designed for the 14-16 age groups, and will develop the knowledge skills to prepare learners for further study. Learners will have their beauty therapy skills assessed in a real or realistic working environment.
The purpose of this qualification is develop your skills in beauty therapy and will provide you with the foundation for further learning. It will also enable you to perform your own basic services and to assist others in the salon.
Why is this qualification most suitable?
This qualification will prepare learners to gather evidence in a realistic working environment or real working environment without the need for fee paying clients. This qualification offers a range of mandatory and optional units designed to introduce learners to beauty therapy treatments in preparation for further study at level 2.
What does this qualification cover?
The VTCT Level 1 Certificate in Beauty Therapy Studies will equip you with the skills and knowledge required to provide basic facial skincare and make-up treatments for clients, as well as basic manicure and pedicure treatments for the hands and feet.
You will gain an insight into the hair and beauty sector, creating a hair and beauty image, working with others in the hair and beauty sector, and knowledge of health, safety and hygiene requirements.
What could this qualification lead to?
This qualification will prepare you for further study at level 2 and you may choose to develop your skills in a specialist pathway by undertaking vocational qualifications in beauty therapy at Level 2 such as:
VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Nail Services
VTCT Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Make-up)
VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Specialist Techniques
VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies
VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-up
Mandatory - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 13 components and earn a minimum of 34 credits.
|Unit Code||Unit Ref||Unit Title||Level||Credits||GLH|
|UV10343||R/502/3981||Introduction to the hair and beauty sector||1||3||25|
|UV10344||Y/502/3982||Presenting a professional image in a salon||1||3||25|
|UV10416||R/601/3557||Providing basic manicure treatment||1||3||30|
|UV10417||L/601/3556||Providing basic pedicure treatment||1||3||30|
|UV10477||A/600/6327||Follow health and safety in the salon||1||3||22|
|UV10478||H/600/6323||Working with others in the hair and beauty sector||1||2||19|
|UV10479||Y/600/4875||Create a hair and beauty image||1||3||30|
|UV10481||R/600/6334||Salon reception duties||1||3||22|
|UV11305||T/503/8859||Understand enterprise and enterprising skills||1||1||8|
|UV11310||Y/503/8854||Understand how to manage money in a business||1||1||8|
|UV30333||K/502/3470||Nail art application||1||3||30|
|UV30335||Y/502/3464||Skin care||Entry 3||3||30|
|UV30339||J/502/3797||Basic make-up application||1||3||30|
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