Beauty Therapy

Students will learn the following:

  • waxing
  • facials
  • eye treatments
  • make-up
  • manicures and pedicures
  • anatomy and physiology
  • health and safety
  • customer care
  • retail and promotion.
    You will learn the underpinning knowledge of beauty therapy including anatomy and physiology, health and safety, customer care, retail and promotion.
    You will carry out treatments on family, friends and members of the public to meet the assessment requirements for the course.
  • 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?

    This course is for school leavers wishing to enter either the hairdressing or beauty industries.

  • How is the course assessed?

    Understanding of theory work is assessed by written questions, projects and assignments, which are completed at the end of each unit and also by oral questioning during practical situations.

    Assessment of practical skills is ongoing while working in the salon.

  • Where Next – Job Opportunities

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

  • Where Next – Further Studies

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

  • 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.

Course starting Sep 2023

Starts 4 September 2023

Duration 1 Year(s)

Location Hayes Campus

Days/Time Monday-Friday
09:00 - 17:00