Beauty - VTCT Diploma in Massage Therapy Block B

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code B5
Qualification Type Course Provider Certificate
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This is an exciting holistic course running over two years,  The course programme includes: theory lessons - practical workshops – project work. All equipment and consumables are provided during the course. Students are expected to buy a Beauty Tunic which must be worn with black trousers and black covered in shoes for every practical lesson 


you will be studying the following units:

  • Health & Safety – Understanding the importance of this within the industry.
  • Personal Health & Wellbeing – Including nutrition and fitness.
  • Anatomy & Physiology – The understanding of all the systems of the body and how they work.
  • Body Massage – Practical and theory.
  • Exploring Alternative and Complementary Therapies – Independent research and project work.
  • Aromatherapy – Practical and theory.
  • Indian Head massage – Practical and theory.
  • Hot Stone Massage – Practical and theory

How will it be delivered?

All students needs to complete practical assessments as well as multiple choice written papers to gain the full certificate. 

Entry requirements

3 GCSE grades at 9 to 4 or equivalent, including English Language

Your next steps...

The qualification can lead to employment within a Beauty Salon, Spa or Leisure Centre. Students can choose to develop their career and progress onto others areas such as Physiotherapy – Osteopathy – Sports massage – Homeopathy – Nutritional Adviser – Hypnotherapist, to name but a few.