Complementary and Spa Therapies

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


If you enjoy working with people and want to encourage them to take a positive approach to health and wellbeing, this could be the course for you. The course develops the skills involved in holistic and complementary therapies, including body and facial massage, healthy eating and wellbeing and techniques for managing stress. Through professional skills practice sessions, you'll gain experience and confidence working with clients.

You'll be able to participate in volunteering opportunities throughout the year, offering treatments in a variety of settings. The course also provides you with the qualification you need for professional membership and insurance.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

HND Complementary Therapies (SCQF Level 8), HND Beauty Therapy (SCQF Level 8).

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Beauty and Complementary Therapies

SCQF Level