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Level 4 in Laser & Intense Pulsed Laser (IPL) Treatments

  1. CampusMedway
  2. Course Length33 Weeks
  3. Type of CoursePart Time
  4. Week Commencing03-10-2022
  5. Annual Fee£1645

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The Details

This programme is designed for those working within the beauty industry and who wish to extend their current skills to a higher level.

The following four units will be covered:

  • Laser and light treatments for hair removal
  • Laser and light treatments for skin rejuvenation
  • Client care and communication in beauty-related industries
  • Management of health, safety and security in the salon

    Other Important Info

  • Practical techniques will be demonstrated by the tutor along with guidance and support with written, oral and practical work
  • Practical assessments will be undertaken in the real working environment of the College salon
  • Students will be expected to provide their own models for assessments
  • You will be required to wear a salon uniform, which will be discussed at the interview. You will also need to purchase a folder/portfolio and writing material
  • Practical, oral and written assessment along with a number of case studies built into a portfolio of evidence
  • On successful completion students will be awarded four VTCT NVQ Level 4 units of accreditation

    Future Prospects

    This short course is suited to those who wish to gain new professional higher level skills or update their existing beauty skills, extending their knowledge in this field of non-surgical cosmetic treatments. You need to have good foundation knowledge of the beauty industry and up-to-date practical skills. You need to be working to a high professional standard, have good communication skills and a cheerful disposition.

    This will enable students already working in the beauty industry to work in this more specialised area, exploring other career pathways in the industry and thus broadening their client base and increasing their income.

    Entry Requirements

    You will need a Beauty Level 3 qualification or equivalent.

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training.
  • Our career advisers booked 1105 careers interviews in 2020-2021! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

    • What our students say...

      Izabel Clifford

      I chose Beauty Therapy because during secondary school I got introduced to beauty, I didn’t really know about it before. It’s a nice feeling making people feel better about themselves, having a nice treatment and making them feel relaxed and gives them a bit of a confidence boost and it is nice to be able to provide them with ...