Advanced (Broadly comparable to SCQF Level 6)


1 year


Aug 2024


  • Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies


  • Aberdeen City Campus
  • Fraserburgh Campus

Why take this course?

The course will develop your understanding and enable you to develop practical techniques in advanced aspects of beauty therapy and related industries and how to work effectively with colleagues and clients. Excellent practice in promoting and selling products/services will be developed alongside practical skills in body massage, facial and body electrotherapy, stone therapy, micro-dermabrasion, eyelash treatments,  intimate waxing and personal health and wellbeing.

You will learn in a realistic work environment, which provides preparation for work placement and excellent salon experience for progression to employment.

What you will experience

  • Client consultation and monitoring of health and safety
  • Face and body electrotherapy treatments
  • Body and hot stone massage
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Self tanning
  • Individual lash extensions
  • Personal health and wellbeing
  • Intimate waxing
  • Underpinning knowledge for advanced beauty therapy techniques
  • Commercial experience in a local salon

Course content may vary depending on which campus you study at