Wellness Therapies Award

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus


This qualification will provide you with a broad understanding and knowledge across a range of well-being therapies such as massage healthy eating to making natural remedies which are also encompassed within a large practical element. Apply now for us to assist you in a future in joining one of the world’s largest and fastest growing industries. You will work in our salons providing a realistic industry environment which will give you valuable practical experience.

Course includes:
Body Massage; Body Structures and Benefits of Treatments; Healthy Eating and Wellbeing; Managing Stress; Scalp Neck and Shoulder Massage; Wellness Therapies: An Investigation; First Aid in the Salon; Wellness Therapies: Natural Products; Wellness Therapies: Facial Massage; Thai Foot Massage; Wellbeing citizenship; Macmillan Volunteering; Skills Practice; VTCT Level 1 Award in Mental Health.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5, preferably including English and Biology; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. You will be invited for interview which will include a practical trade test and written task.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hairdressing and Beauty

SCQF Level