Beauty Therapy Multi Skills (Level 5)

Dumfries and Galloway College


Stranraer Campus


This new course offers a great foundation for building on your Beauty studies, and also develops existing skills if you’re progressing from Level 5. Most units are both practical and theory based. The beauty industry offers exciting career opportunities, and this course will provide you with the practical skills and detailed theoretical knowledge required for a wide variety of roles, and/or possible entry to higher level courses. You’ll will have a chance to work on live clients in a commercial salon. To be successful in this profession you must be caring, creative, committed and hardworking. You’ll also need to be self-motivated, a good team player and enjoy working with people.

You will study:
Gel Nails; Acrylic Nails; Body Structures and Benefits of Treatments; Body Massage Treatments;
Face and Body Electrotherapy; Beauty: Creative Current Make-Up Trends; Waxing Treatments.

The units you study may be subject to change.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National including English and a science subject; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Advice session and interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair and Beauty

SCQF Level