Gateway to Hairdressing and Beauty

Glasgow Clyde College


Cardonald Campus


Do you want to work in the hair and beauty industry? Are skills and qualification gaps stopping you from achieving your career ambitions? Gateway to Hairdressing and Beauty course could be for you.

Designed for students who want to take that first step back into education, Gateway to Hairdressing and Beauty course aims to improve your confidence levels, help you get key qualifications, give you access to career guidance and employment opportunities and to highlight future learning opportunities at the College.

SCQF Level 4 English qualification; SCQF Level 4 Beauty qualifications; SCQF Level 4 Hairdressing qualifications; Meta-skills for work and study; SQA Level 4 Understanding industry; Future-proofing for industry; SQA Level 4 Work placement; SQA Level 4 Personal development: Self and work; Preparing for success and further study.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Readiness to work towards SCQF Level 4 qualifications. Interview.

Progression Routes

If you successfully complete this course, you are guaranteed an interview for progression to a Level 5 Beauty course at Glasgow Clyde College.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

18 weeks


Hair, Beauty and Complementary Therapies

SCQF Level