Project Description

Beauty Therapy

Code: 255610
Coordinator:Deidre Dunphy

Do you aspire to a career in the Beauty Industry? If you are passionate about professional treatments and customer experience, and want a career that can open up many options, than our Beauty Therapy course is for you.

You’ll work in a professional Beauty Therapy salon to learn the essential practical skills, and learn to use professional products including Dermologica, Decleor and others. You can expect an intensive focus on professional practice, and work placement is an essential part of the course.

With our internationally recognised ITEC qualifications, successful students can progress to work, or to our Level 6 Professional Diploma in Beauty Therapy.

What Makes This Course Special

  • Internationally recognised ITEC qualification
  • High-level skills training
  • Professional practice-based teaching
  • Outstanding facilities
  • Highly experienced Beauty Therapy team
  • Excellent progression routes, including our own Level 6 programme

Course Content

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Beauty Specialist Diploma
  • Facial Electrical Treatments
  • Make-up
  • Manicure & Pedicure
  • Professional Conduct
  • Skin Care & Eye Treatments
  • Waxing

Progress to further study and careers including:

  • Beauty Salon Therapist
  • Cruise Liner Therapist
  • Company Representative
  • Make-up Consultant
  • Massage Therapist
  • Product consultant
  • Skin Care Consultant
  • Spa Therapist
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Entry Requirements

Standard entry requirements.

Level 3 Diploma in Beauty, Massage and Electrotherapy 603/3221/9

Standard registration (other Awarding Bodies),  see costs, fees and finance, and ITEC exam costs €240

Additional Costs
If not already owned, you will need:
Salon Service Kit €120 average price
Books €100 average price
Salon Uniform Pack Required €120 average price


Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

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Early Interview Option

Early interviews normally take place in May. Late applications take place in Aug and early September. An offer of a place does not guarantee a place – only full payment of fees will move an applicant to registered status. If an offer is not accepted in time and a course is full then applicants will be added to a waiting list and have the opportunity to apply for another course.