VTCT Level 3 NVQ Diploma In Beauty Therapy Studies And Makeup



This VTCT level 3 NVQ diploma in beauty therapy and makeup is designed to enable you to gain makeup skills by achieving mandatory units in media makeup and fashion and photographic makeup. You will also learn about client care and health and safety within the beauty industry. To further enhance your skills you can choose from a number of optional units including applying small readymade prosthetic pieces and bald caps, camouflage makeup, face and body art, airbrush makeup, styling and fitting, mendhi skin decoration or fantasy hair design for perfomers.


VTCT NVQ level 3 Diploma in beauty therapy studies and makeup

Following the Course You Will:

On completion of this qualification, you may want to progress into employment or complete another qualification.

You will receive more information about progression opportunities throughout the course, and will be encouraged to set yourself clear targets to achieve good results and the best possible progression outcome.

  • Qualified to perform and charge for make-up treatments
  • Gain professional insurance
  •  Able to use and retail a professional branded skincare range
  • Able to carry out media makeup/fashion photographic makeup
  • Design mendhi skin decoration
  • Apply airbrush makeup to face
  • Apply camouflage makeup
  • Style and fit pastiche
  • Design and apply body art
  • Create prosthetic bald caps.
  • Fantasy hair design
  • Offer client’s a wider range of treatments
  • Become more employable or more valuable to employers
  • Enrol onto more advanced courses
  • Have skills, knowledge & confidence to offer treatment to a wider audience, health centres.

Entry Requirement:

A willingness to learn, self motivated and good organisational skills are essential.

Course Duration:


Examination Process:

You are required to produce a portfolio of evidence which will consist of small assignments, which will be carried out at home. You will be continually assessed throughout the course where you will practice your skills on clients in a realistic working environment.  Exams will be carried out in the salon.

Qualification Attained

On successful completion of the course Candidates will receive a VTCT NVQ Diploma

Course Fee:

£3,500 Plus VAT

Including 4  exams + 40 assessment & Certification with VTCT.