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Level 4+

Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management with IPL/Laser Therapies


The VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management is a vocationally related qualification that will prepare you to gain employment as a salon manager as the units in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. This course is one and a half days a week in college ( anticipated to be a Monday and one other day), a recommended 8 hours of home study and the remainder of the week is in your industry related employment.

The units you will study include :-

Health and safety in the salon

Quality management of client care in the sector

Public relations in the sector

Salon management

Sales Management

Laser and light treatments for hair removal

Laser and light treatments for skin rejuvenation

Your lessons will consist of blended learning and include presentations, lectures, assignments and portfolio building alongside your work placement/employment. Independent study outside of college and work will be necessary to complete your portfolio of evidence.


Anyone can apply for this course who has gained a level 3 qualification in beauty therapy.

All candidates should also be in relevant work or have access to work experience to complete these qualifications.

Proof of employment will be required at interview stage. If you are self employed a letter confirming your status could be from your registered accountant, bookkeeper, landlord or financial paperwork could be considered.

This is equivalent to the first year of a foundation degree and therefore 5 GCSE Grade 4-9 is required as a minimum and this must include English and preferably Maths. There is a considerable amount of assignment work and you should have a basic level of knowledge in Microsoft Office in particular Word, PowerPoint and Excel. As a student of CCG you are able to obtain Microsoft Office for free to use throughout your studies.


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