Beauty with Aesthetics (Level 5)

West College Scotland


Paisley Campus, Clydebank Campus, Greenock (Finnart Street) Campus


Prepare yourself for an exciting career in the Beauty and Aesthetics industry by learning your skills in state-of-the-art salon facilities. WCS has been awarded Dermalogia Centre for Excellence status. Our highly qualified lecturing team have worked for a range of luxury brands, spas & salons with extensive business experience as salon owners and freelance therapists.

Graduates from the course have gone on to work for sector leading names such as The Spa at Blythswood Square, Mar Hall and The Carrick at Cameron House. The College work in partnership with brands such as Caci, Spa Finders, Dermalogica, Mylash, CND, Louella Belle and Ellisons. Competing annually in national competition, the department have been award prestigious recognitions for industry recognised awards including Gold & Silver accolades at World Skills UK.

You'll learn about:
Waxing Treatments; Manicure Treatments; Pedicure Treatments; Nail Art Treatments; Facial Care Treatments; Massage Treatments; Make-up Application; Introduction to Lash and Brow Treatments.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

NC Beauty Therapy (Level 6)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Beauty and Complementary Therapies

SCQF Level