Non Medical Aesthetics (PLA)

L4 Level 4
Part Time
7 November 2022 — 24 July 2023
Barry Campus
PLA: This course is free for employed adults eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). To see if you could be eligible for a PLA go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PartTimeFunding - For a full list of PLA courses go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PLA

About this course

Throughout this qualification, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety pertaining to level 4 non-medical aesthetic therapies. You will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with and analyse clients whilst providing advanced non-medical aesthetic treatments. In parallel, learners will develop their communication and customer service skills and widen their knowledge of the principles and practices of level 4 non-medical aesthetic therapies, all of which are valued highly by employers.

This FREE course is only available to adults that are eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). Personal Learning Accounts, funded by the Welsh Government, are available to employed adults living in Wales that wish to develop skills to progress or change career. 
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What you will study

On this course you will study modules in:

  • VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Skin Peeling
  • VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Skin Needling
  • VTCT (ITEC) Level 4 Certificate in Radio Frequency

You will cover the following areas:

  • Principles and practice of non-medical aesthetic therapies
  • Advanced consultation for non-medical aesthetic therapies
  • Advanced skin care for non-medical aesthetic therapies
  • Provide skin peeling treatments.
  • Provide cosmetic skin needling treatments
  • Provide radio frequency treatments

Entry requirements

Learners must hold a recognised Level 3 facial electrical qualification equivalent to VTCT UB30B14 and must demonstrate good level of knowledge at Level 3 in Anatomy, Physiology and pathologies of the skin.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
  • Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print.
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

7 November 2022

End date

24 July 2023

Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

10 hours per week

Location

Barry Campus
Maps & directions
PLA: This course is free for employed adults eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). To see if you could be eligible for a PLA go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PartTimeFunding - For a full list of PLA courses go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PLA

Course code

HBCR4P05
L4

Qualification

VTCT ITEC Level 4 Certificate in Radio Frequency

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Career prospects & further study

Progression from this course is to be an Advanced Aesthetic Practitioner in industry.

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