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Level 3 Diploma

Make up Artistry (QCF)

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Make-up Artistry (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a make-up artist.

Level 3 Diploma

Massage Therapy

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a beauty massage therapist.

Level 3 Diploma

Nail Technology

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a nail technician.

CPD courses

Funded Beauty Package

Get your CPD courses below for FREE!

The Skills Support for the Workforce is a European Social Fund aimed at providing training to those already employed or self employed. For a limited time you can receive free beauty courses that are accredited and delivered in Plymouth at our training centre. Take advantage whilst you can.

Choose between:

  • Dermaplaning
  • Intimate Waxing
  • Professional Make Up Application
  • Facial Waxing
  • Gel Polish and Nail Art
  • Threading
  • Lash Lift
  • Brows
  • Lash extensions

You are now able to do more than one course for FREE


Continual Professional Development (CPD) Courses

Ignite Intimate Waxing

This course will provide you with the skills to safely carry out waxing treatments on the underarms and bikini areas, including Brazilian, Hollywood, Playboy and basic shapes. The course covers both hot and strip waxing using the most up to date techniques and products in the waxing industry to ensure a pain free experience for every client. 

This low cost, high profit treatment is a fantastic treatment for any beauty therapist or salon owner to offer.

Minimum experience required: Ignite Facial waxing.


Ignite Dermaplaning

The course will allow you to provide a safe and effective dermaplaning treatment to clients.

Dermaplaning is an exfoliative treatment that is performed using a small, sterile blade to remove fine vellus hair (commonly referred to as “peach fuzz”) and dead skin cells from the surface of the skin,  leaving clients with a smoother, brighter complexion. This is a fantastic treatment that is currently extremely popular with celebrities and is highly sought after Plymouth and the South West. 

 You must have a minimum of Level 2 beauty therapy to do the course.


Ignite Make up Application

This course will provide learners with the underpinning knowledge and skills required for professional make up application of “day” and “evening make up”.This course includes anatomy and physiology of the skin, different skin types, skin tones and face shapes and how to enhance the features of the face using a range of tools and products.

This is a great starting point for progression on to a full Make up Artistry diploma.


Ignite Gel polish and Nail Art

This course is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to safely apply and remove Gel Polish. Learners will also explore a range of popular nail art techniques that are used to decorate, enhance, and embellish the nails. 

Experience performing manicures and pedicures is beneficial however, this course is suitable for beginners through to experienced nail technicians looking to add to their skills.


Ignite Lash Extensions

The course provides a comprehensive introduction to the art of semi-permanent eyelash extensions. The course combines essential theory which is followed by extensive lash application training.


Ignite Lash Lift

The course provides you with the knowledge and skills to create the illusion on length and volume, be able to curl and tint eyelashes. Learn the skills to offer an alternative to wearing mascara and using eyelash curlers.


Ignite Definition Brows

This course is about providing tinting and tweezing techniques to enhance the shape and colour of the eyebrows. It covers the use of a variety of consultation techniques, tools, equipment, preparing for and providing shaping and colouring eyebrows.


Ignite Facial Threading

This course is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills to safely carry out threading treatments to the public. Threading is a method of hair removal whereby hair is quickly plucked from the skin using twisted cotton thread and is suitable for clients who are unable to have any hair removal treatments that use products such as wax due to contra-indications.


Ignite Facial Waxing

This course will provide you with the fundamental skills for the safe and correct application of warm wax and sugaring in order to remove fine, vellus and unwanted hair from the face. At the end of this course you will be able to effectively perform facial waxing treatments on the eyebrows, lips, chin and cheeks. 
Progression on from this course could be body waxing and intimate waxing.