SVQ BEAUTY THERAPY/SPA AND MASSAGE THERAPY/NAIL SERVICES EVENT AT SQA GLASGOW – 9 JUNE 2016

The Hair and Beauty Industry Association (HABIA) has recently revised the National Occupational Standards for Beauty Therapy, Spa and Massage Therapy and Nail Services. This will have an impact on the SQA SVQ Structures and the Assessment Strategies for this suite of qualifications. SQA are developing revised SVQ Portfolios and Support materials including updating the SOLAR (ON-LINE) materials to meet these new requirements.

The current suite of SVQs in Beauty Therapy/Spa Therapy and Nail Services Qualifications are due to lapse on 31 July 2016, with the revised qualifications being implemented from 1 August 2016.

To assist your centre to prepare for delivery of the revised SVQ Qualifications we would like to invite you to attend the SVQ Beauty Therapy/ Spa and Massage Therapy/Nail Services Event on Thursday 9 June 2016. The meeting will commence with Registration and Coffee from 10.00 am with a 10.30 start. A sandwich lunch will be provided. There is no charge for attending this event.

The agenda for the meeting will be:

• Update on the revised National Occupational Standards for Beauty Therapy/Spa and Massage Therapy/Nail Services
• New Qualifications Structures
• Assessment Strategies
• Evidence Requirements and Standardised Assessment Approach
• Support Material
• Knowledge requirements on SQA SOLAR.

Can you please confirm by Friday 3 June 2016 the details of the representative(s) from your centre attending this free event including any dietary requirements? A maximum of 2 delegates per SQA approved centre are invited. CPD certificates will be issued to attendees. All correspondence should be sent via moira.duncan@sqa.org.uk

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