Course Type / Attendance

Full Time

Subject Area

Beauty Therapy

Start Date

Call 0191 511 6000


City Campus



Course Level


Award to be received


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Who is this course for?

This course is for people with a genuine interest in beauty therapy who would like to get started towards a career in the industry.

What do you need to apply for the course?

You will need to have one GCSE at grade G or above and you will be required to complete a skills assessment at the start of the course.

What are the key things you'll learn?

This course covers the following areas of beauty therapy


  • Introduction to the beauty sector
  • Personal presentation
  • Skin care
  • Hand care
  • Manicure & Pedicure
  • Nail art
  • Face painting
  • Hair & beauty image
  • Reception
  • Working with others
  • Health and safety

How you will learn

You will be assessed through a number of practical activities, course work and a file of evidence. Practical assessments will be on a model head, working on each other and sometimes clients.

Where could this course take you?

After successfully completing the course you could go on to look for employment in the industry or progress onto a level 2 beauty therapy qualification.

What costs will you incur?

You will incur the following costs to be confirmed

  • Beauty Therapy Kit TBC
  • Tunic TBC