Is this course right for me?

Are you interested in becoming a beauty therapist? Would you like to achieve a range of professional skills in this area?

This programme gives you a practical introduction to beauty therapy, covering a range of mini treatments including manicure and pedicure, make-up and massage techniques.

You will learn how to set up for treatments within the salon environment, how to complete reception tasks within the salon, and will learn about health and safety procedures. You will find out what is required to be a professional therapist, and you will gain valuable training for employment and further study.

Entry requirements:

  • A real interest and commitment to the subject and attendance at an interview


The programme will be delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Practical Delivery
  • Theory Sessions
  • Workshops
  • Commercial Salon Training

You will also undertake work experience as part of the programme.

You will study a variety of subject-specific modules, such as Employability skills, in addition to Literacy and Numeracy skills.


The programme is assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Observation
  • Online assessments


The programme gives you a qualification and a valuable set of skills, helping you to progress into employment and education.

You could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

  • Beauty Therapy Level 2
  • Hairdressing Level 1