Beauty Therapy (Level 6)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


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 study a selection of the most popular beauty treatments, plus all the essential related subjects, required to achieve this qualification. Amongst other subjects you will study make-up, body massage, facials and a variety of popular nail treatments such as gel nail extensions. Work experience is also included, giving you a real insight into a variety of activities involved in the beauty industry.

The course is delivered by our dedicated lecturing team, who have high-level skills and wide experience within the beauty profession.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5; or NQ Beauty and Make-Up (Level 5), or other relevant national qualifiations at SCQF Level 5. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC or HND

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair and Beauty

SCQF Level