Introduction (Broadly comparable to SCQF Level 4)


1 year


Aug 2024


  • Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies


  • Aberdeen City Campus

Why take this course?

The course will develop your understanding and enable you to develop basic practical techniques in make-up, skin and hand care, nail art, manicure and pedicure treatments. You will also learn skills and techniques for photographic make-up and creating a hair and beauty image.
The topics covered will ensure you have a firm grasp of health and safety, how to present yourself professionally in a salon, how to carry out effective team work and reception duties.

What you will experience

  • Personal presentation and the careers available in the hair and beauty industry
  • Consultation and health and safety
  • Skin care and basic make-up
  • Manicure and pedicure
  • Photographic make-up skills
  • Reception duties
  • Working as a team