VTCT (ITEC) Level 3 Certificate in Spa Treatment
DURATION (HRS) : 50
To enable Learners to gain the necessary practical and theoretical skills in order to provide Spa Treatments to the general public and to gain employment in the Beauty Therapy Industry.
Course Fees : S$2500
All fees can be paid over the counter in cash or NETS. Payment with cheque should be made in favour of “Imelda Unisex Hair Styling & Beauty Training School Pte Ltd”.
Ideal as a finishing course or for recently qualified spa therapist who want to perfect their spa technical skills.
|Mode of Study||Hours per week||Duration||Days of instructions|
|Full Time||40 hours||3 months||
Mondays to Fridays
(10am to 7pm)
|Part Time||15 hours||6 months||
Mondays to Fridays
(7pm to 10.30pm)
Course commences on every first of the month. If the first of the month falls either on a Saturday, Sunday or a public holiday, the course will commence on the next working day.
You can graduate to take your place in the work force as a full fledged Spa Therapist.
|Modules||Module Objective||Training Hours|
To include carrying out relevant tests, using products, equipment and techniques to suit client’s treatment needs such as exfoliation, body masks/wraps, sauna, steam, jet shower and hydrotherapy baths.
Monitoring and maintaining spa areas to include following manufacturers’ instructions, adhering to health and safety working practices, carrying out tests on equipment, monitoring the spa environment and monitoring client safety and well-being
For this course, students will be taught both in the classroom and practical aspects.
Please note that there will be NO industrial attachment for this course.
At the end of the course, the student can register for ITEC examination. Students will be assessed by the internal and external verifier. Students are required to perform a final practical test (passing marks 60 points) on live model during the day of the verification. Students are also required to sit for a theory test. There are 2 mediums of theory paper – English / Chinese.
An ITEC External Verifier will verify all components of the course – portfolio of evidences, project assignments, MCQ assignment (passing marks 60 points) & mock examinations Assessments Records.
Diplomas will only be awarded to a student upon achievement of at least a Pass grade in the final practical and theory tests during the external verifier visit.
EXPECTED EXAMINATION RESULTS RELEASE DATE
Not more than 3 months after the final assessment.
EXAMINATION GRADING CRITERIA
|Modules||Assessment Type||Grading Criteria|
plus 25 MCQ
Evidence of 4 Spa Treatments to include; exfoliations and body wraps/masks and 3 Spa clients to include; set up, monitor and shut down, 1 Steam, 1 Sauna and 1 Hydrotherapy Treatment
Pass 60% – 74%
Merit 75% – 89%
Distinction 90% – 100%
Pass or Refer
Interested applicants must possess ONE of the following entry requirements:
Certificate in Spa Treatment OR
Completion of 5 GCE “N” Level subjects (Grade A*-D) or its equivalent, inclusive of a pass in GCE “N” level in English OR
Currently working in a spa OR
Minimum 1 year salon experience as a Spa Therapist Assistant OR
Subjected to case by case basis AND
At least 16 years old
Students are required to meet the following criteria in order to graduate and obtain their relevant diploma:
- Must complete all 1 modules with at least 75% in attendance
- Able to pass the mock examinations for the 1 modules
- Able to pass the actual examination for the 1 modules
- Complete 7 treatments each
Upon completion of the programme, students will be awarded the ITEC Diploma in Spa Treatment Level 3.