Beauty Therapy

On our Beauty Therapy courses at Skegness TEC you’ll train in our state-of-the-art training rooms and experience salon life using the latest technologies.

Beauty Therapy always comes out as one of the top professions for job satisfaction in the United Kingdom and careers in the Beauty industry are expected to grow in our region in the near future.

Why not come and study one of our Beauty Therapy courses and find out why? Working in the Beauty industry could see you fulfilling the role of a Beauty Therapist which involves working in a variety of different areas, including giving facial beauty treatments, body treatments, applying cosmetics and dress wigs, nail art, skin and hand care, manicures, pedicures, make-up and waxing treatments.

You’ll train in our state-of-the-art training rooms and experience salon life using the latest technologies and learning the latest treatments under the guidance of our highly-trained, inspirational tutors.

Our Beauty Therapy course Information

Level 1 (Preparation for employment in hair and beauty therapy)

Perfect for school leavers, get a high standard of skills while developing employability skills to prepare you for a career in hairdressing or beauty therapy.

The modules are: introduction to the sector, professional image, importance of appearance and behaviour, how the body works and planning an event.

Level 2 (Diploma in hair and beauty)

Develop the skills you need to work in a salon, with modules in: manicure & pedicure, facial treatments, waxing, eye treatments, make up services, shampoo & conditioning, dressing hair, colouring hair and cutting hair.

Level 3 (Diploma in beauty)

You will develop skills in areas such as body massage, Indian head massage, hot stone massage, massage with aromatherapy oils and facial electrotherapy (optional).

Entry Requirements

Level 1: No formal qualifications are required but learners should be working at E2 or above in functional skills.

Level 2: Four GCSEs grade 3 (previously D) or above including in maths and English.

Level 3: Level 2 Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy.

Work Experience

All full-time students get at least 10 days work experience throughout the year. This is a crucial part of development and we work with Hair Euphoria, Shea Hair & Beauty, Lords & Ladies, The Spa at Butlins, Solo and Hair Design among others.

What Next

All of our courses have progression routes built into them, so you can progress through from Level 1 right up to degree level and many Therapists choose to specialise and become aromatherapists, nail technicians, or even go onto special effects make-up design for film, television & theatre or the Foundation Degree in Salon Management.

If you’re thinking of moving away from our region, many universities offer specialist courses including Spa Management, Fashion or even Hair & Make-Up Design.