Beauty Therapy (City and Guilds) Diploma Level 2

South Lanarkshire College


Core units include:
Working in beauty related industries; Follow health and safety in the salon; Client care and communication in beauty related industries; Promote products and services to clients in a salon; Provide facial skin care; Remove hair using waxing techniques; Provide manicure treatments; Provide pedicure treatments; Provide make-up; Provide eyebrow and eyelash treatments; Create an image based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector; Salon reception; Facial care for men; Head massage; Lash lifting.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4, English preferred; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Must be 16 years old before 1 October. Good communication skills essential. Satisfactory reference and successful performance at interview.

Progression Routes

Beauty Therapy (City and Guilds) Level 3 or HND Beauty Therapy

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Beauty Therapy

SCQF Level