Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements required. You need to have an interest in and an enthusiasm for beauty therapy and a good work ethic. You will be interviewed to assess your suitability for the course.

Who is the course for

For those who wish to develop their skills for a career in the beauty therapy industry.

Course Content

Course units include:

  • Waxing
  • Manicure and pedicure
  • Facial therapy
  • Make-up
  • Eye treatments
  • Health and safety
  • Reception duties
  • Retail and promotion
  • Customer relations
  • Basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology.

You will carry out treatments on members of the public working in our College salons.

Study Methods

Theory and practical study working in a realistic salon environment and practise a range of treatments on paying customers.

How is the course assessed

Assessment is by a range of methods including assignments, independent written assessments, oral questions and on-going practical assessments.

You are expected to demonstrate 100% competency in all assessments. Self study and independent research is essential.

You will be expected to keep a portfolio of evidence, which includes all your work and will be internally and externally verified.

Where next - Further Studies

C&G Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma in Beauty & Spa Therapy, C&G Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects Hair & Media Make-up or an Advanced Apprenticeship in Beauty Therapy.

Where next - Job Opportunities

You can gain employment as a beautician in beauty salons, hotels and sports and leisure complexes.

More Information

Last updated: 12 January 2018

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Hayes Campus: Course Starting Mon 03 September 2018

Starts: 03/09/2018

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Hayes Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00