Beauty Therapy HNC


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HNC Beauty Therapy aims at developing the underpinning knowledge, research, and skills to work in beauty.

You will be taught by industry professionals with a wide range of industrial experience who will provide you with the training required to develop a career in the beauty industry and impart essential knowledge to equip you for employment.


Level SCQF 7

Delivery Face to Face | Tuesdays and Thursdays - All day. Wednesdays - Morning.

Location Inverness Campus

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

You will gain practical experience of practical skills in beauty with some basic skills in styling hair.

Mandatory units include:

  • Beauty therapy: applied anatomy and physiology
  • Beauty therapy: face and body treatment packages
  • Beauty therapy: professional salon skills
  • Beauty therapy: graded unit 1

What next... 

  • On successful completion you will have the skills needed to work in beauty therapy in salons, hotels, cruise ships and other venues. 
  • You can progress to our HND Beauty Therapy.

Entry requirements...

  • 1 Scottish Higher at grade C or above, preferably in English or a science-related subject.
  • Prospective students without the standard entry requirements are encouraged to apply and will be considered on an individual basis.