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Beauty & Holistic Therapies

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Drogheda Institute of Further Education

Drogheda Institute of Further Education


 
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Course overview

Course Code
QQI Award Code
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

The wide range of modules delivered in this two-year course is designed to provide a comprehensive education and training for students wishing to pursue careers in beauty and holistic therapies. The world's foremost international beauty qualifications are offered thus making graduates highly employable both in Ireland and abroad.

What will you Study?

Year 1:
Skin and Eye care
Skin Treatments
Make-up Depilation
Anatomy and Physiology
Customer Service
Word Processing
Professional Conduct
Business Awareness
Occupational First Aid

Year 2:
Body Therapy
Reflexology
Aromatherapy
Indian Head Massage
Epilation
Anatomy and Physiology
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

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