Wellness Therapies

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


This course is designed to support those who wish to pursue (as a possible career path) working within the Wellbeing Industry. At the same time, many of the competences and skills achieved would allow candidates to make other career decisions and follow different pathways in the Beauty Industry. Such as working towards an HN and/or Vocational Qualification awards and to allow further development. This programme provides candidates with a broad understanding of a range of wellbeing therapies such as body massage, facial therapies, managing stress, health eating and benefits of Wellbeing Therapies.

This course prepares you for self-employment as a therapist or for working in a beauty salon or spa.

Please note you must be age 16 by 31st October. This is due to health and safety requirements.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4, or SVQ Level 1 Beauty Therapy, or other relevant qualifications at SCQF Level 4.

Progression Routes

Level 2/3 Beauty therapy, Level 3 Nail Services, HNC Beauty therapy

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Beauty Therapy and Nail Technician

SCQF Level