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|Course Code(s):||HBT2 5M3471|
|QQI Award Code:||5M3471 Beauty Therapy|
|Course Code||HBT2 5M3471|
|QQI Award Code||5M3471 Beauty Therapy|
This Beauty Therapy course provides a thorough understanding of the theory and practical skills involved in facial treatments, manicure/pedicure, waxing and makeup for a Beauty Specialist requiring a recognised qualification.
You will complete theoretical and practical studies in areas such as anatomy & physiology, makeup, waxing, manicure & pedicure, facial skincare, eye treatments, health and safety, business awareness and professional conduct. There will be an emphasis on practical work experience in approved beauty salons. You will be required to purchase a uniform and professional beauty and make up kit.
Customer Service 5N0972
Work Experience 5N1356
Anatomy & Physiology 5N0749
Retail Selling 5N1619
Body Massage & Figure Analysis 5N3465
Facial Electrics 5N3468
Manicure, Pedicure & Waxing 5N3467
Skin Care, Eye Treatments & Make-Up 5N3466
Word Processing 5N1358
This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.
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