Introduction to Beauty Therapy (VTCT Level 1 Diploma)
Within the Level 1 diploma in beauty therapy, you will learn basic skills in a range of areas which prepare you well for progression into Level 2 beauty. You will learn skills in Basic Manicure and Pedicure Techniques; Skincare Treatments, Basic Day Make-Up Application, Nail Art and many more. You will enhance your skills in client care, health and safety procedures and develop skills in working within a salon.
To apply for this course you must have a keen interest in Beauty Therapy. Previous attainment of a Level 1 part-time qualification (Senior Phase SCQF 4) in Beauty Therapy and/or relevant industry experience is desirable. Two National 4, NPAs or equivalent qualifications are preferred but not essential. A satisfactory reference may be required, a good level of ICT competency and for applicants where English is not their first language then ESOL at SCQF Level 5 is required as excellent communication skills are needed. You may be invited to a group information session.
Method of Assessment
Online quizzes, assignments, and exams will take place throughout the course and skills are assessed by direct observation. Research and self-study will also be required to successfully complete his course.
Progression onto VTCT level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Studies.
28 Aug 2023
- Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page