Beauty Care

New College Lanarkshire


Cumbernauld Campus


This course will provide you with the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills required to carryout treatments for face, nails, body and make-up application.

Within the course your skills will be continually developed in an exciting simulated salon learning environment, which is excellent for preparation into industry and further study.

Coursework also comprises a combination of practical, theory, blended learning and self-study.

Assessment comprises open book, closed book, portfolio, client consultation, observation.

What you will learn:

Facial treatments, techniques and packages; Body massage; Manicure, pedicure and nail finishes; Nail art; Waxing treatments; Make-up; Gel polish; Gel nail enhancements; An introduction: face and body electrotherapy; Commercial experience; Selling skills.

Entry Requirements

Beauty Therapy (City and Guilds) Diploma Level 2, or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

HNC Beauty Therapy

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Beauty Therapy and Nail Technician

SCQF Level