Beauty Therapy (VTCT)

Edinburgh College


Granton Campus, Milton Road Campus


If you have already reached SVQ Beauty Therapy at SCQF Level 5 and want to build on your knowledge and skills then this is the course for you. You will combine practical and theory work in areas such as massage and body and facial electrotherapy gaining practical experience working in our Employability Salons and Academy to give you valuable real-life work experience in the industry ensuring you are ready and fully qualified to walk into employment within the beauty therapy industry. This course is a fantastic preparation for becoming a practitioner in the industry as well as equipping you with the skills you need to continue on to further studies at HNC Level.

You will be provided with up to date training in new innovations and techniques with leading product manufacturers and reps from the beauty industry.

Entry Requirements

Relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. You will be invited for interview which will include a practical trade test and written task.

Progression Routes

HNC Beauty Therapy

Start Date





at SCQF Level 6

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hairdressing and Beauty

SCQF Level