VTCT Award in Lash Extensions Level 3

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Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy



Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Part Time Day

Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone



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Please note, all advertised fees are for one year only, unless otherwise stated in the additional information below
Start Date

Start Date
27 February 2024

Start Time

Start Time

End Time

End Time


14 weeks

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

To enter this course, you must be aged 19 or over, with an interest in, or already working in, the beauty industry.

In a nutshell

If you’re keen to pursue a career in the beauty industry, this course will teach you how to apply individual permanent lashes, as well as giving you a sound knowledge of health and safety in a salon environment and promoting client care and communication.

This course is for you if...

… anyone wanting to upskill their existing skills and follow current demanding treatments in the industry.

... those wanting to learn a new profession and enter the beauty industry.

What will I be doing?

The VTCT Level 3 Award in Lash Extensions has been specifically designed to develop your skills in beauty therapy to a high level, so you can perform your own salon services. This qualification is approved and supported by the Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority (HABIA), the standard setting body for hair, beauty, nails and spa qualifications.

You’ll need to be self-motivated, hardworking, have a friendly personality and a high level of personal presentation, and be committed to full attendance and punctuality for all sessions. You’ll be expected to work on realistic clients in a commercial environment and also be responsible for developing your own 'client base'.


You’ll be assessed using a combination of observed work, witness statements, audio-visual media, written and oral questions, assignments and case studies.


After this course, you could progress to other VTCT qualifications, or work in the industry carrying out eyelash extensions. You could enrol on other related beauty courses or find an eyelash technician job.

What is expected of me?

• Observed work

• Witness statements

• Audio-visual media

• Written questions

• Oral questions

• Assignments

• Case studies

What comes next?

When you have successfully completed the qualification, you will may wish to progress to other VTCT qualifications such as Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy/ Beauty Therapy Make-Up/ Beauty Therapy Massage

Alternatively, you may be interested in other qualifications at Level 2 such as Level 2 Award in the Art of Photographic Make-Up/ Award in Eyelash Perming.

This qualification may lead directly into employment in the beauty therapy industry as a junior beauty therapist in a salon or self-employment as a beauty therapist.

Additional information

The dress code for our salon is:

  • Tunic with trousers and black shoes
  • Hair neatly tied back off the face
  • Nail extensions and varnish must not be worn
  • No piercings – only a wedding ring can be worn

You’ll be expected to wear your beauty industry uniform or appropriate clothing and to buy a tinting kit as a condition of your place on the course, at a cost of around £80 to £100.

Where can I study VTCT Award in Lash Extensions Level 3?

Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 27 February 2024

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

After booking your course you have 14 days to change your mind and request a full refund. You can still request a refund after this date, but this will only be given if you meet the criteria from the college fee policy.

If your chosen course starts within 14 days of you booking your place, then the 14 day refund policy does not apply and any refund will be subject to the college fee policy.

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

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