Sport, Active Leisure, Play Work and Personal Services

Apprenticeship Framework in Advanced Beauty Practices

Framework No: FR03964   Issue: 1

The content of this framework has been agreed and published by Skills Active.


This framework specifies the standards and criteria for the delivery of Level 4 training provision within the Sport, Active Leisure, Playwork & Personal Services occupations.  Successful completion of the provision will lead to the award of a designated/regulated qualification(s) within the industry.

This Apprenticeship is suitable for a variety of roles, including Senior Beauty Practitioner, Senior Therapists, Aesthetic Therapy Professionals.


Achievement of these qualifications will be assessed by verification through the appropriate awarding body. Participants must complete:

  • Either a competence and a knowledge qualification or a combined competence and knowledge based qualification from one of the following pathways.
  • Essential Skills and the Employment Rights and Responsibilities as stated below.

Pathways for this framework at level 4:

Pathway 1: Senior Practitioner

Essential Skills Wales:

Application of Number Level 2, Communication Level 2, ICT Level 2

Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)

The appropriate underpinning knowledge and induction covering workplace Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) is required.


For the full and detailed content and specification for this framework please follow link below:

More Information can also be obtained from:

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