Beauty Therapy

Beauty Therapy

Welcome to the subject homepage for SVQs in Beauty Therapy. SQA offers a wide range of qualifications in Beauty and Spa Therapy to meet the needs of a diverse workforce. To find out more information about a specific qualification, please click on the relevant link below.

Qualification Status Approval (Skills Active/Habia)

The SQA Accreditation Co-ordination Group (ACG) agreed on Wednesday 22 July to approve and note the proposed assessment arrangements for the attached qualifications as detailed in SVQ Habia Statement – Temporary Adaptations/Mitigations and Supplementary Guidance. (962 KB)

Adaptation required – qualifications which have been identified as requiring a change to the current approved assessment methodologies/requirements to allow delivery and/or assessment.

ACG noted the SVQ Habia Statement (and adaptations) are temporary until 30 January 2021 and will be kept under review.

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