SVQ 3 in Beauty Therapy at SCQF Level 6

Qualification Information

VTCT Product Code: BT6S1 GLH: Age Restriction: 16
Qualification Number: GL4Y 23 Units: 7 Registration End Date: 31st May 2020
Level: 3

Additional Information

Statement of purpose



The VTCT SVQ 3 in Beauty Therapy at SCQF Level 6 qualification will provide you with the knowledge, skills and understanding required to become a beauty therapist.


What does this qualification cover?



This qualification has both mandatory and optional units for you to achieve. The mandatory section of the qualification requires you to provide body massage, facial electrical and body electrical treatments as well as contributing to the planning, implementation and evaluation of promotional activities. You are also required to undertake three optional units from a selection of specialist units including: fashion and photographic make-up. Skin camouflage, airbrush make-up, massage using pre-blended oils, Indian head massage, stone therapy treatments, female and male intimate waxing services, self-tanning, electrical epilation and cosmetic skin peel treatments.



Qualification Structure

Mandatory - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 4 components and earn a minimum of credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UBT164 Provide body electrical treatments 6 11
UBT165 Provide body massage treatments 6 9
UBT166 Provide facial electrical treatments 6 9
UHB106 Contribute to the planning, implementation and evaluation of promotional activities 6 10

Optional - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 3 components and earn a minimum of credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UBT169 Provide Indian head massage 6 7
UBT173 Provide stone therapy treatments 6 10
UBT175 Carry out massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils 6 9
UBT177 Design and create fashion and photographic make-up 7 9
UBT183 Plan and provide airbrush make-up 6 6
UBT185 Provide cosmetic skin peel treatments 7 6
UBT186 Provide electrical epilation 6 10
UBT187 Provide female intimate waxing services 6 7
UBT188 Provide male intimate waxing services 6 7
UBT189 Provide self-tanning services 5 3
UBT190 Provide specialist skin camouflage services 7 7
UHB107 Contribute to the financial effectiveness of the business 6 7

*For full details of the Rules of Combination for this qualification please see the Qualification Specification/Record of Assessment book.

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Centres approved to run this qualification

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NB: The location displayed for each centre is based upon the centre's main address. The location displayed is not necessarily the only location that the centre can deliver VTCT qualifications from. For further information on a centre's delivery capabilities please select the centre's website address.

Centre Name Telephone Website Location
Basingstoke College of Technology 01256 354141 Visit website Hampshire
Edinburgh College - Granton Campus 0131 559 4050 Visit website Edinburgh, City of
Edinburgh College - Milton Road Campus 0131 559 4876 Visit website Edinburgh, City of
The Edinburgh School of Beauty 0131 556 3366 Visit website Edinburgh, City of
Fife College 01592 223400 Visit website Fife

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