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  • Start date:   August 2023
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 6
  • Course Type:   Full-time


Please be aware this course is now full. However we are operating a waiting list.

Alternatively, you can explore other courses on our website or email if you wish to speak to a member of staff.

This course is aimed at those looking to start a career or expand their knowledge within the beauty & spa industry. Once completed, this course prepares students for progression on to HN level.

  • What the course includes

    The course covers the skills relevant for work in the spa industry including:

    · Body massage

    · Facial treatments

    · Anatomy and physiology

    · Depilation

    · Manicure/pedicure

    · Scalp, neck and shoulder massage

    · Thai foot massage

    · Eye treatments

    · Communication

    · Digital Skills

Why choose this course

The units undertaken within this course are current, industry related and recognised by employers and insurance companies. You will have the opportunity to train & use professional skin care brand Eve Taylor when performing face & body treatments. This course includes practical demonstrations & lectures whilst working in our realistic salon which is fully equipped to perform treatments. You will learn skills by initially practicing on each other prior to completing on clients once proficient. Guest speakers are arranged to help advise of any upcoming career or training opportunities.

Entry requirements

  • At least three National 5s (including English) or equivalent, or beauty care and make-up level 5 or NQ4 Beauty & Make up
  • ESOL Level 5 if required.
  • You should also be motivated, enthusiastic and interested in the spa and beauty therapy industry.
  • Where it leads

    Education: HNC beauty therapy.

    Employment: qualified beauty therapist working as an employee within the spa industry, or self-employed.

Interview Arrangements

If you are selected for interview, we will send you an interview date by email.

The interview involves:

  • Welcome and course information
  • Individual interview
  • Written task
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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.