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  • Start date:   August 2024
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 6
  • Course Type:   Full-time


Please be aware this course is now full. If you apply, you will receive a course full email and if place was to become available we would be in contact but we cannot guarantee this. Some courses still have availability- please check the website for update information on course availability.


This course is aimed at those looking to progress from SVQ level 2 beauty therapy and will further enhance your knowledge and skills. On completion of this course you can progress to HNC beauty therapy.


    What this course includes

    • Working in beauty related industries
    • Facial electrotherapy treatments
    • Body electrotherapy treatments
    • Body massage
    • Client care and communication
    • Health and safety
    • Indian head massage
    • Provide tanning services
    • Contribute to the effective running of business
    • Commercial salon

Why choose this course

The VTCT units undertaken within this course are current, industry related and recognised by employers and insurance companies.

You will have the opportunity to train and use professional skin care brand Eve Taylor when performing face and 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

This course is a progression course only.

To gain entry to this course, you must hold a VTCT SVQ2 award in Beauty Therapy. 

  • Where it leads

    Education: HNC Beauty Therapy.

    Employment: Qualified Beauty Therapist working as an employee within the spa industry, or self-employed.

Interview arrangements

The interview involves:

  • Welcome and course information
  • Individual interview
  • Written task

Fees, finance and funding

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds. Click here to find out more.

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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.