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Adaptive Techniques for Beauty and Spa Therapists (Level 6)

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Cardonald Campus

Content

This course has been designed for qualified therapists wishing to enhance their skills and prospects within the Spa, Beauty or healthcare industry. Cancer and other life limiting conditions should not prevent any client from entering the spa or salon for treatment and the subjects within the course will equip you to safely include everyone as a client.

Content:

This course comprises one SQA Level 6 unit in addition to Association of Beauty Therapy (ABT) accredited certificates.

Adapted massage for people with cancer; Adapted massage for people with life limiting conditions; Adapted hand, foot and nail treatments for clients with cancer and life limiting conditions; SQA Lymphatic massage for aesthetic purposes; Pregnancy massage; Crystal Therapy; Natural face lift massage.

Entry Requirements

You must have NQ Spa Therapist with Complementary Therapies (Level 6 and 7) or relevant national qualifications at SQCF Level 6. You must be highly committed to working with clients who have a range of medical conditions and have a proven record of reliability, motivation and professionalism. You must have, or be prepared to put in place, your own professional indemnity therapy insurance. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant courses at SCQF Level 7 or 8. Or employment in spa and salons, or cruiseships.

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Hair, Beauty and Complementary Therapies

SCQF Level

6