Beauty Therapy

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


The course offers a high-level beauty qualification which will provide you with the knowledge of current beauty treatments, product ranges and techniques. An employment driven focus throughout all aspects of the course ensures that you are employment ready and have great success in developing careers within the ever-expanding beauty sector.

You'll study:

Facial Treatments and chemical peels; Body Massage; Face and Body Electrotherapy both traditional and advanced taught over 2 years including microdermabrasion, high frequency, microcurrent and light therapy; Waxing; Manicure and Pedicure; Spa Treatments; Make-up skills; Eyelash and eyebrow artistry; Contemporary aesthetic treatments including lash lifting treatments, nail techniques and russian volume lashes; Work Experience.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers; or NQ Beauty Therapy; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

Further professional qualifications; employment in beauty industry

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Beauty and Complementary Therapies

SCQF Level