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Beauty Therapy

Course Code(s):  BT6 6M3479
QQI Award Code:  6M3479 Beauty Therapy
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Ormonde College of Further Education

Ormonde College of Further Education


 
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Course overview

Course Code BT6 6M3479
QQI Award Code 6M3479 Beauty Therapy
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This is a Level 6 programme in advanced Beauty Therapy leading to qualifications that are recognised nationally and internationally.

What will you Study?

Anatomy and Physiology
Cosmetic Chemistry
Manicure and Pedicure
Stone Therapy Massage
Spa Therapy
Body Therapy
Indian Head Massage
Make-Up
Waxing, Depilation, Tanning and Lightening
Electrical Epilation
Holistic and Swedish Massage
Advanced Skincare, Eye and Facial Electrical
Treatments
Fashion, Theatre, Media and Special Effects Make-Up
Customer Service
Work Experience
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Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

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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Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
6M3479

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Sample Careers

If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Dressmaker   Make-Up Artist - TV/Film  
Beauty Consultant   Fashion Technologist  
Designer / Maker - Craft   Fashion Stylist  
Beauty Therapist   Footwear Designer  
Hairdresser   Funeral Director  
Personal Trainer   Tailor  
Wigmaker   Massage Therapist  
Hair & Scalp Specialist   Photographer - Fashion, Press & Sport  

Related Career Sectors

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Fashion & Beauty
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National Statistics for this Award (All Ireland)

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