Beauty Therapy is one of the fastest growing ever changing dynamic industries. Beauty therapy is an extremely popular career choice and the industry looks set to keep changing as new skincare trends keep emerging. The demand for qualified Beauty Therapists to take up beauty roles has never been so strong. After you qualify, with your knowledge and qualifications in beauty treatments, you could specialise in any area that you love such as nail treatments, lash enhancements, make up, the list is endless. Becoming a beauty therapist can also be an extremely rewarding job due to the relationships the beauty therapist can build with clients – a beauty therapist needs strong interpersonal skills and empathy, so that they can establish relationships of trust with their clients. Other benefits include whilst performing beauty treatments, is the positive influence on client’s emotional and physical well-being as well as making the client look her best. In today’s stressful world how wonderful is that?
What is Involved?
This is a full time two year course leading to International Qualifications such as ITEC,CIBTAC, and CIDESCO.
Year One: (Duration 33 weeks)
The course is full time, classes are Monday – Friday 10am to 5pm, and a slightly earlier finish on Friday.
Topics studied include:
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Skin care, Eye treatments and Make-up
- Manicure, Pedicure and Waxing
- Professional Conduct and Business Awareness
- Customer Service
- Facial Electrical machines
- Body Therapy including Swedish Massage, Figure Diagnosis and Body Electrical machines.
Year Two: (Duration 33 weeks)
Full time Monday – Thursday in college whilst out on work experience on Friday.
Year two leads to the prestigious CIDESCO diploma as well as studying Laser, IPL and Microdermabrasion.
Former students have gone onto work in renowned spas, undertake management roles in salons and spas, work as educators in the beauty industry, travel the world on cruise liners, take up sales roles, become makeup artists, many graduates have also chosen to become self-employed and own their own beauty business.
When asked why they want to do the Beauty Therapy course students frequently say they have always been interested in beauty, they enjoy working with people and enjoy the fast pace of this industry. If this sounds like you and you want to start your career in Beauty come in and talk to us. 071 9185035 or visit our facebook page.