Q File - Assistant Beauty Therapis-final.pdf

Assistant Beauty Therapist

  • Job DescriptionAn Assistant Beauty Therapist needs to be aware of the basics of beauty therapy, health and hygiene, safety and needs to be knowledgeable about various beauty products. Assistant Beauty Therapist is expected to perform basic depilation, manicure, pedicure and basic face care services and also assist the Beauty Therapist in providing advanced services. The person also assists in salon ambience maintenance and also does various other odd jobs in the salon including sell salon retail products after obtaining knowledge on them
  • CodeBWS/Q0101
  • SectorBeauty & Wellness
  • NSQF LevelLevel 3
  • Notional Hours140
  • Accrediting BodiesBeauty and Wellness Sector Skill Council (B&WSSC)
  • Certifying BodiesBeauty and Wellness Sector Skill Council (B&WSSC)
  • Proposed Occupation

     Beauty Therapist (Skincare Services)

  • International Comparability

    This Level 3 qualification compares with UK NOS: Level 1 NVQ Certificate in Beauty Therapy. The NOS ‘Carry out depilation services’ (NSQF L4) aligns with UK NOS at Level 2 NVQ

  • Progression Pathway

    Beauty Therapist

  • Qualification File Q File - Assistant Beauty Therapis-final.pdf
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    BWS/N 9001: Prepare and maintain work area Mandatory 15 3
    BWS/N 0101: Provide basic skin care treatment Mandatory 15 3
    BWS/N 0102: Carry out basic depilation services Mandatory 30 4
    BWS/N 0401: Provide manicure and pedicure services Mandatory 30 3
    BWS/N 0103: Assist the Beauty Therapist performing beauty services Mandatory 20 3
    BWS/N 9002: Maintain health and safety at the workplace Mandatory 15 3
    BWS/N 9003: Create a positive impression at the workplace Mandatory 15 3