Course overviewThe aim of this course is to provide a programme of training leading to a nationally recognised professional qualification for individuals who would like to work within the beauty and holistic therapy industry. This qualification would enhance and compliment techniques required by individuals seeking employment in this profession. The programme involves flexible study consisting of specialist units including body massage, aromatherapy, specialised facial and body treatments, Indian head massage and stone therapy.
As part of your study programme you will complete a maths and/or English qualification if you have not already achieved a grade 4 or above.
The study programme will also incorporate an industry placement and a range of work related activities to ensure that you have the breadth of skills required to progress to further/higher education, employment or an apprenticeship.
What else do I need to know?You will need to purchase a uniform before you can enrol on the course. The costs of these items will be discussed with you prior to enrolment. You may be able to claim financial support towards the costs of essential course materials. Please see www.nscg.ac.uk/finance.
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College Maintenance Allowance (CMA): Anyone with a household income under £23,000 can receive up to £20 per week financial support to help pay for travel and meals and meet the costs of essential trips, books, stationery and equipment. The payments will be subject to full attendance on your course. A range of other financial support is available, depending on your personal circumstances. For more details visit www.nscg.ac.uk/finance
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