What is special about this course?
Brand new full-time course in Beauty launching in Portree.
This qualification will equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for further study within Beauty Care and Make-up or to gain employment at a junior level within the sector, including the wedding market. The emphasis of the award is to develop your basic skills with a focus on practical activities which will be carried out in our specially equipped college salon. Our course also offers you the opportunity to develop your skills in hairstyling for Weddings and Events.
You should have at least 4 Standard Grades (at level 3 or above) or 4 National 4s or above or NPA Beauty Skills or equivalent.
Unit contents include:
- Facial Skin Care
- Day Make-up and Basic Corrective Make-up
- Manicure, Pedicure and Nail Enhancements
- Bridal and Evening Make-up
- Portfolio Presentation
- Applying Practical Skills
- Selling Skills
- Event and Wedding Hair Styling
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
How long will my course last?
1 Academic Years
Where can I study my course?
Some of our courses require students to have essential equipment/clothing.
If you are 18 and over and are eligible for a bursary, these costs will be met through your bursary. If you are not eligible for a bursary, you will need to fund these items yourself.
If you are under 18, you are entitled to have essential equipment paid for whether you are entitled to EMA or not. However you must apply for EMA even if you know that you’re not entitled to EMA.
If in any doubt or if you want detailed information, please call student services on 01397 874321.
Students may also qualify for bursary funding.
What can I do on completion of my course?
On completion of this course you could move into employment in the Beauty industry or progress onto an NC Beauty Care at SCQF 6 available within UHI. It is also possible to progress to an SVQ in Hairdressing or Beauty Therapy also available within UHI.
Is there more information available online?
You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.