• August
  • Full-Time
  • Beauty Therapy
  • HNC (SCQF Level 7)


Enquire now

Intro to the course:

This course is for those with some experience or qualifications in beauty therapy, and leads on to HND study or employment in the industry. You will learn practical skills and theory in areas such as face and body treatments, eyebrow artistry and electrotherapy. There are also opportunities for placement and industry experiences.

HNC (SCQF Level 7)

Study mode

Start date

Who is the course for?

This course is ideal for anyone wanting to start a career in the beauty therapy industry. It will suit school leavers or those looking to change career or progress into the industry.

What will I study?

You'll learn advanced skills, including therapeutic skills, for working in the beauty industry at a higher level. You'll learn through work placement, groupwork, lectures, industry visits and guest speakers.

How will I be assessed?

Practical assessment, closed- and open-book.

Why should I choose this course?

The beauty industry needs skilled staff. This course will enhance your skills and techniques for entry on to an HND-level course or into employment. You'll be taught by people with high-end experience. Employers such as Ellisons Hair and Beauty, House of Famuir, Capital Hair & Beauty, Dermalogica and others will give you an insight into the industry, and there are opportunities for work experience while studying.

Where can this course lead?

This course prepares you for salon work and for self-employment as a therapist or salon owner/manager.

What are the entry requirements?

One of the following: 

  • NC level 6 Beauty Therapy or level 3 City & Guilds Beauty Therapy 
  • 2 Highers - preferably including English Acceptance may depend on interview.

What are the interview arrangements?

Individual interview. Group information session on course.

For more information on this course and to speak to a member of our team email admissions@slc.ac.uk

Choose your study options

Enquire now