Beauty and Make-Up


Brush up your skills - like our amazing students here in Portree - or take the first step to a new career in the thriving beauty industry.

We offer a range of qualifications, with options for part-time study so you can learn while while you continue to work.

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Make-up Skills NPA

Master the art of different make-up applications and techniques across a range of looks with this NPA in Make Up Skills evening course. Whether you're looking to brush up existing skills or take the first step to a new career in beauty, this qualification will help develop your understanding and basic expertise in Make-Up Skills.

  • Where? Fort William or Portree
  • Starting?  January 2021 
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Beauty Care and Make-up NC Level 5

Get 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. Develop your basic skills with a focus on practical activities including hairstyling for Weddings and Events.

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Beauty Care NC Level 6

Continue your beauty journey with this course. You'll have the opportunity to continue to becoming a fully-fledged Beauty Therapist by building on existing knowledge and techniques and learning more advanced methods. Applicants with existing industry experience may be considered without having completed Beauty Care and Make-Up NC Level 5.

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Beauty Skills NPA

Do you enjoy beauty care and would like to increase your skills?  Or are you looking to start a career in the Beauty industry?  This could be the ideal way to get started. You will have a broad introduction to some basic beauty skills working on real clients.