Beauty Care (Level 6)

Dumfries and Galloway College


Dumfries Campus


An excellent and exciting introduction to beauty and make-up; this course provides the qualifications you need to gain a junior role within the Beauty Industry, or entry to higher level courses.

You will study basic beauty treatments for face, body and nails, make-up application techniques for the beauty salon and related subjects to National Certificate level.

Units on the course include:
Massage Techniques; Facial Skin Care; Eye Enhancements; Manicure; Pedicure; Creative Nail Finishes to Hand and Foot.

The units may be subject to change.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5, preferably including English and a science subject, or NC Beauty Care and Make-Up (Level 5), or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview.

Progression Routes

HND Beauty Therapy, HNC Complementary Therapies and/or HNC Fashion Make Up.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair and Beauty

SCQF Level