Beauty Therapy

Do you aspire to a career in the Beauty Industry? If you are passionate about professional treatments and customer experience, and want a career that can open many options, then our Beauty Therapy course is for you.

You’ll work in a professional Beauty Therapy salon environment to learn the essential practical skills, and learn to use professional products including Dermologica and others. You can expect an intensive focus on professional practice, and home treatment evidence is an essential part of the course.

With our internationally recognised ITEC qualifications, successful students can progress to work, or to our Level 6 Professional Diploma in Beauty Therapy.

What Makes This Course Special

  • Internationally recognised ITEC qualification
  • High-level skills training
  • Professional practice-based teaching
  • Outstanding facilities
  • Highly experienced beauty therapy team
  • Excellent progression routes, including our own Level 6 programme

Course Content

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Facial electrical treatments
  • Holistic massage
  • Indian head massage
  • Make-up
  • Manicure and pedicure
  • Professional conduct and business awareness
  • Skincare & eye treatments
  • Waxing

Progress to further study and careers including:

  • Beauty Salon Therapist
  • Cruise Liner Therapist
  • Company Representative
  • Make-up Consultant
  • Massage Therapist
  • Product Consultant
  • Skin Care Consultant
  • Spa Therapist
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Entry Requirements


  • ITEC Level 3 Diploma in Beauty, Massage and Electrotherapy iBT3D8
    This international award at UK Level 3 is a full award equivalent to an Irish Level 5 major award.
  • ITEC Award in Infection Prevention (COVID-19) for Beauty Therapy and Nail Services – IP2A2



Additional Costs
Students on this programme will need to have the following equipment of their own, average costs are:

  • Beauty Kit – Average cost €160
  • Books – Average cost €100
  • Make-up Kit – Average cost €130
  • Uniform – Average cost €70 

Full details of what is required are available at interview and at induction

Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

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PLSS Code: 348606
Coordinator: Danielle Fitzgerald

Course is subject to minimum enrolment. The programme content shown is indicative and is subject to change according to Awarding Body requirements as well as enrolment and resources.