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VTCT Level 3 Award in Body Electrotherapy

VTCT Level 3 Award in Body Electrotherapy


The VTCT Level 3 Award in Body Electrotherapy is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop you practical skills in how to provide body  electrotherapy treatments. The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level of occupational ability, to enable you to perform your own salon services. You will learn how to perform body treatments by improving body and skin condition using galvanic, electro muscle stimulator (EMS), micro-current, lymphatic drainage and micro-dermabrasion equipment.


It covers the skills involved in providing a thorough consultation with the client to formulate a specific course of treatment tailored to individual client needs. The ability to provide relevant aftercare advice is also required.


This fast-track course can be completed around your commitments making it the perfect choice for those wanting a good balance of classroom teaching and home learning


You will also be required to do some home-based learning to practice your skills and complete homework as part of this course.


We are committed to making our assessments a supportive and encouraging experience. Our highly experienced tutors will always ensure you are relaxed and confident before undergoing any assessment modules.

  • Course units

    ➖ Provide body electrotherapy treatments

  • Entry requirements

    ➖ No previous experience required

    ➖ Good standard of English sufficient to complete the course competences and online examinations.

    ➖ Students must be over 16 years old to enrol on this course

  • When does the course start?

    ➖ The Level 3 Facial Electrical Therapy course starts every February and September.

  • How long is the course?

    ➖ 4 days (1 day per week)

    ➖ 10am - 5pm

    ➖ Maximum class size: 12 students

  • How will I be assessed?

    ➖ Online theory tests (multiple choice)

    ➖ Observations and oral questioning

    ➖ Practical assessments and assignments

    ➖ Portfolio evidence

  • Do I need to bring a model?

    No. However, you can bring a model for your practical assessments if you wish to.
    At all other times students will be expected to practice on each other.

  • What do I need to buy for this course?

    ➖ Stationery - notepad and pen

    ➖ Uniform - therapist tunic, black trousers and black flat closed toe shoes

    ➖ Equipment - whilst you are training with us, we provide all the products and equipment you will need for your practical assessments

  • What can I do with this qualification?

    You can seek employment as a Beauty Therapist, or you can progress onto our Level 4 Laser & IPL course.

    This qualification that will enable you to work within the beauty sector in setting such as such beauty salons, spas, health clubs or in the retail sector or as a self-employed mobile therapist. You may even decide to progress within the lucrative aesthetics sector or use your internationally accredited qualification to work in hotels or cruise liners around the globe.

    We also offer a range of progressive short courses that will complement this qualification and extend the services you can offer to clients once you start working in the industry.

  • Payment options

    ➖ Pay in full - £600 plus VAT (£720 total) this includes the VTCT registration

    ➖ Combine with Facial Electrotherapy for £1000 plus VAT (£1200 total)

    ➖ Pay in 2 interest free instalments - example £200 deposit, then the balance by the end of the course

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