Beauty Therapy Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship

Retail and Commercial Enterprise

Retail and Commercial Enterprise
Retail and Commercial Enterprise

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Advanced Beauty Therapy
Code 1175
Qualification Type Apprenticeship
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


These apprenticeships develop the skills and knowledge of people working in a range of roles in the beauty therapy sector in areas such as manicure, pedicure, skin care and massage. The advanced apprenticeship builds on the skills and knowledge learnt in the intermediate apprenticeship but also prepares you for running your own salon.


Monitoring and maintaining health and safety practice in the salon

Contributing to the planning and implementation of promotional activities

Providing body massage

Providing massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils

Providing Indian head massage

Providing stone therapy treatments

Providing facial electrotherapy treatments

How will it be delivered?

The course is assessed through observation, underpinning knowledge questions and the development of a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate competence.

Entry requirements

Many apprenticeships do not have formal entry requirements other than you must be working in an appropriate job. Call us for details of the entry requirements of the apprenticeship you're interested in. East Riding College does advertise some apprenticeships with a job attached on behalf of employers. Go to for details.

Your next steps...

You could progress onto higher education, such as our Level Four BTEC  Higher National Certificate in Hair and Beauty Management.