What is special about this course?
To enable students to expand the knowledge and hands-on abilities from those gained at SCQF Level 5 (formerly SVQ Level 2) and to develop supervisory skills.
Our commercial salons are open to the public. Students will develop and build practical and retailing skills on clients.
SVQ in Beauty Therapy SCQF Level 5 (formerly SVQ Level 2)
NC Beauty Therapy or equivalent.
• Contribute to the Planning, Implementation and Evaluation of Promotional Activities
• Provide Body Electrical Treatments
• Provide Facial Electrical Treatments
• Provide Body Massage Treatments
• Provide Electrical Epilation Treatments
• Provide Cosmetic Skin Peel Treatments
• Provide Stone Therapy Treatments
The above units are inclusive of related anatomy, physiology, health and safety, retailing, marketing and personal development planning elements.
Students will take part in work experience during the course.
Students must be prepared to practice all treatments on each other prior to working on fee paying clients.
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
Teaching will consist of face to face and online activities including virtual classrooms.
Online tests, assignments, use of multi media.
Students are responsible for finding their own clients as all assessments have to be carried out on fee paying clients. Students must be prepared to practice all treatments on each other prior to working on fee paying clients.
How long will my course last?
Full time - 1 year.
Junior Beauty Therapists in employment may be eligible for Modern Apprenticeship funding, studying on a day-release basis over a 2 year period.
Where can I study my course?
- Moray College UHI
The good news is that depending on your personal circumstances there are a wide range of bursaries, grants and allowances available to fund your college studies.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Further study may include HNC Beauty Therapy.
Employment as a beauty therapist in beauty clinics/ salons, cruise ships and retail. Other opportunities may be found in the field of beauty therapy, retail and the spa sector.
Is there more information available online?
You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.