Are you finding it as difficult as learning a foreign language?

Would you prefer to watch videos rather than reading a textbook to learn? Are you confused about what it is you really need to know? and do you worry that you don't know if you’ve learnt anything?

Why do you need this resource?

  • Syllabus

    This resource matches to the syllabus of the VTCT or City & Guilds Level 3 beauty therapy requirement.

  • The videos

    Videos are downloadable so you can watch them even when you don't have an internet connection.

  • Download activities

    Activities, glossary & images for you to downlaod and complete.

  • The quizzes

    Review questions and module multiple choice tests will show you exactly what you've learnt.

Course curriculum

  • 1
    A: Cells & tissues - what you need to know
    • Syllabus
    • Glossary
  • 2
    A: Structure of a cell
    • Video - Structure of a the cell
    • Transcript text - Structure of the cell
    • Activity - Structure of the cell
    • Activity answers - Structure of the cell.
  • 3
    A: Cell division
    • Video - Cell division
    • Transcript text - Cell division
    • Resource - Meiosis V mitosis
  • 4
    A: Tissues
    • Video - Major tissues types
    • Transcript -Text Major tissues types
    • Activity - Tissues
    • Activity answers - Major tissue types
  • 5
    A: Assessment
    • Quiz
  • 6
  • 7
    B: Skin - Dermis
    • Dermis knowledge video
    • Dermis resource: Knowledge transcript
    • Dermis resource: Glossary
    • Dermis activity
    • Dermis quiz
  • 8
    B: Skin conditions & disorders
    • Skin conditions & disorders
    • Skin conditions & disorders transcript
    • Skin conditions & disorders transcript
  • 9
    B: Skin - Diseases
    • Skin diseases knowledge video
    • Skin diseases resource: Knowledge transcript
    • Skin diseases resource: Glossary
    • Skin diseases activity
  • 10
    C: Nails
    • Syllabus
    • Nails structure & function knowledge video
    • Nails resource: Structure & function transcript
    • Nail growth, shapes & disorders knowledge video
    • Nail growth, shapes & disorders resource: knowledge transcript
    • Nails resource: Glossary
    • Nails activity
    • Nail quiz
  • 11
    D: Hair
    • Syllabus
    • Hair structure & function knowledge video
    • Hair structure & function resource: knowledge transcript
    • Hair growth cycle knowledge video
    • Hair growth cycle resource: Knowledge transcript
    • Hair activity
    • Hair resource: Glossary
    • Hair quiz
  • 12
    E: Cardiovascular system - What you need to know
    • Syllabus
    • Circulatory stystem - Glossary
  • 13
    E: Structure & function
    • Video - Structure & function of the cardiovascular system
    • Transcript text - Structure & function of the cardiovascular system
    • Image - Overview of the circulatory system
    • Review questions - Structure & function of the cardiovascular system
  • 14
    E: The Heart
    • Video - The Heart
    • Transcript text - The Heart
    • The heart anatomy
    • Review questions - The Heart
  • 15
    E: Blood
    • Video - Blood
    • Transcript text - Blood
    • Image - Blood cells
    • Image - Blood clotting
    • Review questions - Blood
  • 16
    E: Vessels & circulation
    • Video - Vessels in the primary treatment areas
    • Transcript - Vessels in the primary treatment areas
    • Image - Arteries & veins of the leg
    • Image - Veins of the arm
    • Review questions - Circulation & vessels
  • 17
    E: Contraindications
    • Video - Contraindications
    • Transcript script - Contraindications
  • 18
    E: Assessment
    • Activity - What you should know
    • Quiz: Circulatory system
  • 19
    F: Lymphatic system
    • Syllabus
    • Lymphatic Glossary
  • 20
    F : Structure & function
    • Structure & function
    • Transcript text - Structure & function
    • Activity: Structure & function
    • Activity answers: Structure & function
    • Review questions
  • 21
    F Lymphatic nodes, organs & tissues
    • Lymphatic nodes, organs & tissues
    • Transcript text - Lymphatic nodes, organs & tissues
    • Image - Lymph node
    • Activity: Lymphatic nodes, organs & tissues
    • Activity answers: Lymphatic nodes, organs & tissues.
    • Review questions - Lymphatic nodes, organs & tissues
  • 22
    F: Immunity
    • Immunity
    • Transcript text - Immunity
    • Image - Immunity flowchart
    • Activity - Immunity
    • Activity answers - Immunity
    • Review questions - Immunity
  • 23
    F: Contraindications of the lymphatic system
    • Contraindications of the lymphatic system
    • Transcript text - Contraindications of the Lymphatic system
  • 24
    F: Assessment