Beauty Therapy

Dumfries and Galloway College


Dumfries Campus


This course offers a high-level beauty qualification which will provide you with knowledge of current beauty treatments and techniques. You will gain experience in using a wide range of products and will gain the advanced skills to develop knowledge, skills and sound understanding along with practical expertise in all aspects of the beauty therapy industry, thereby enabling candidates to work confidently and competently within this industry to secure employment in a variety of settings within the beauty industry such as salons, spas and cruise liners.

Units include: Body Massage Treatment; Applied Anatomy and Physiology; Spa Treatments; Signature Massage; Face and Body Treatment Packages; Contemporary Aesthetic Treatment; Traditional Head Massage; Aromatherapy Massage; Professional Salon Skills.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers, or NC Beauty Care, or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Advice session and interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hair and Beauty

SCQF Level