The STC Group

L4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy

This is a vocational qualification which builds on beauty therapy skills to allow you to develop an enhanced repertoire of advanced specialist beauty therapy techniques to prepare you for employment as an advanced senior beauty therapist. 

The advanced techniques covered in the mandatory section of this qualification include: laser and light treatments for hair removal, laser and light treatments for skin rejuvenation, microdermabrasion techniques. You will also gain knowledge and understanding of dermatology and microbiology, physiology of ageing, management of health, safety and security in the salon, quality management of client care and salon management. 

You will develop your confidence, build on existing knowledge and understanding of therapy skills, develop an enhanced repertoire of technical skills, develop your knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology and achieve an industry recognised qualification.

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What does the course cover?

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At a Glance

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What could this course lead to?

  • Micro dermabrasion
  • Dermatology and microbiology
  • Laser and light treatments for hair removal
  • Laser and light treatments for skin rejuvenation
  • Chemistry of hair and beauty products
  • Management of health, safety and security in the salon
  • Physiology of ageing
  • Quality management of client care in the hair and beauty sector
  • Salon management
  • Public Relations (PR) in the hair and beauty sector

Awarding Body: VTCT
GLH: 554 – 583
Location: Colchester, Essex
Funded Option: Advanced Learner Loan

Many participants go on to work as a salon team leader or become a salon manager. Some beauty therapists may opt for self employment. 

Anybody taking a Beauty Therapy Diploma in Essex could progress onto further study with The STC Group including an NVQ..

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Who is this course for?

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How much is this course?

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This course is suitable for anybody considering a career in Beauty Therapy. A L3 Beauty or Anatomy and Physiology qualification is required.

Please contact us for details about this course. Funding may be available for some eligible learners and we offer a range of payment options.

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