Wellbeing and Holistic Therapy Apprenticeship Standard Level 3

This apprenticeship is perfect for anyone who has completed their Level 2 Intermediate Beauty Therapy Apprenticeship Standard and wants to specialise in wellbeing and holistic therapies. 

This apprenticeship is available for any learner above the age of 16 and can take between 13 to 24 months. On average the program will take 15 to 18 months to complete.

There are no entry requirements for the apprenticeship, however, we would recommend completing the Beauty Therapy Apprenticeship Level 2 before starting this advanced program and all learners must have completed a Level 2 Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19), or a regulated equivalent, and their Functional Skills (English & Maths) modules to a GCSE grade 4 equivalent to complete the program.

If you didn’t achieve GCSE grade 4 in these subjects at school, we will help you gain these qualifications during your apprenticeship.

The Qualification

During your apprenticeship you will be assessed on your knowledge and understanding of the eleven units. This assessment will be completed by your Saks Educator to the requirements of our awarding body.

The Units

There are eleven mandatory units and to be awarded the Wellbeing and Holistic Therapy Apprenticeship Standard you will be assessed on 3 of these modules.

How It Works

Saks Apprenticeships provide Outstanding Wellbeing and Holistic Therapy Apprenticeships using the salon owners favourite learning option. all our beauty apprenticeships are fully in-salon learning, where all the training and assessments are completed in your own salon.

This will give you these fantastic benefits:

  • Full practical and theory training from an award winning training provider.
  • 1 to 1 training on our monthly salon visits from your dedicated educator who will support you through the training you are getting in your salon and top up where needed.
  • Fully supported theory training both online and in person.
  • The contact details of your educator so you can get in touch about anything you need, even if it's not related to your apprenticeship.
  • Bespoke learning pathway arranged to suit you and your salons needs, whilst ensuring all aspects of the apprenticeship are completed.
  • Access to our innovative Virtual Learning Environment containing digital learning materials such as videos from industry experts, workbooks and quizzes.
  • Virtual classrooms on Zoom, Teams and Facebook to top up your industry leading training.
  • An invite to our Apprenticeship Facebook Forum where apprentices, employers and educators meet to chat, ask for and offer advice, show off their skills and take part in friendly competition.
  • Assessments and observations from outstanding educators with years of industry experience.
  • Regular reviews throughout the apprenticeship allowing you to offer feedback on your training.
  • End Point Assessment preparation and support.
  • Full support for your English and maths functional skills using specially developed tools and materials.

Completing The Apprenticeship

At the end of your apprenticeship, after you have successfully completed the unit assessments, you will receive a Certificate of Unit Achievement. This allows you to progress onto the Gateway stage of the apprenticeship.

The Gateway is a period where we will review your knowledge, skills and behaviours to see if you have met the minimum requirements and are ready to take the assessment.

Once you have successfully completed the Gateway you will be submitted for your End Point Assessment. The End Point Assessment or EPA is an assessment of all the knowledge, skills and behaviours you have learned throughout your apprenticeship, it confirms you are ready and competent in the career path you have chosen.

These assessments have been designed and developed, by employers in the beauty industry, to reflect the daily work of a wellbeing and holistic therapist. This makes them very sought after by employers across the industry.

After you have passed all the elements of the EPA, including any required standards in English and maths, you will receive your apprenticeship certificate.

What Are The Next Steps?

After you have completed your Wellbeing and Holistic Therapy Apprenticeship Standard you will be a fully qualified Wellbeing and Holistic therapist and will be able to work independently within your salon. 

There are further apprenticeships available to you which will allow you to increase your knowledge add to your skill set and become ever more valuable to your salon.

You can choose from each of the following apprenticeships.


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