Beauty and Complementary Therapies
Studying Beauty Therapy at Weston College
Our beauty qualifications have been developed in conjunction with local and national employers, giving you qualifications that employers look for - opening the door to a successful career in this fun and fulfilling sector.
There are two routes to choose from:
- Full-time - at the Hair and Beauty Centre
- Apprenticeship – work-based training in the surrounding area with regular sessions at the Hair and Beauty Centre
Use this page to discover your perfect course, and apply direct right here.
Job roles in the West of England currently include:Hairdressing or Beauty Salon Manager/Proprietor, Beautician or Related Occupation
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Beauty Professional Apprenticeship
A Beauty Therapist works in one of the largest, trusted, professional and continually expanding industries within the Hair and Beauty Sector. A willingness to learn, have an enquiring and curious mind, an enthusiasm to learn about this career are key qualities to hold whilst studying this apprenticeship. In addition, they exhibit a good work e...Click Here
Beauty Technical Diploma, T Level Transition Programme
This qualification has been designed for learners wanting to progress to the Beauty and Aesthetics T level in September 2023. It has been specifically designed to bridge any gaps in knowledge, skills and behaviours needed to succeed on the T level. The assessments on this programme will help learners prepare for the expectations of the T leve...Click Here
Beauty Therapies, Technical Diploma
Throughout this qualification, you will develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety. You will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to consult with clients whilst providing a range of beauty treatments including facial treatments, skin analysis, manicure, pedicure, waxing, ey...Click Here
Hair and Beauty, Traineeship
The traineeship is a flexible programme designed to develop your workplace skills and knowledge and build your English and maths. It is suitable for those who wish to study an intermediate apprenticeship but have not yet gained an employer or require confidence in the workplace. It is also a good choice for those who may need a little longer...Click Here
Hair and Make-up Artistry, Technical Diploma
Throughout this qualification, you will develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology and health and safety. You will also develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to plan for and provide make-up applications, hair preparation services, fashion and editorial make-up and face and body painting. You will de...Click Here
Fashion, Theatre and Media Hair and Make-up studies, Diploma
Level 3 Diploma in Fashion, Theatre and Media Hair and Make-Up is a occupational qualification that provides learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work as a make-up artist. The content of this qualification is comprised of all the required elements to work effectively as a make-up artist including airbrush make-up for the f...Click Here
Nail Technology, VRQ Diploma
The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology will prepare you for a career as a nail technician. This qualification will support you to gain employment as a nail technician, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. Entry onto this qualification can be via an interview. This is a voc...Click Here
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The Beauty Spot
“Through Weston College’s Career Excellence Hub, we are able to get involved and support students....
Whether that be through delivering masterclass sessions, playing a part in the development of curriculum or offering work experience."
Want to take a look around?
Taken straight from our virtual open evenings, take a guided tour of our Hair and Beauty facilities!
Occupations related to Beauty and Complementary Therapies
Hairdressing or Beauty Salon Manager/Proprietor
Job holders in this unit group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources of hairdressing salons, beauty treatment and similar establishments.
Employment in region: 218 positions
What our students say
Amelia Lee, Beauty Therapy L2
"Level 3 Beauty Therapy Tech Qual has been an amazing, intensive course full of opportunity, I truly believe I can now go on to be the best therapist I can be thanks to Weston College- I aspire to become a Senior Spa Therapist eventually moving my way onto lecturing young people like myself in what I am most passionate about."
Former school: Worle
Studied: Beauty Therapy L2
What next? Progressing to Elements Spa Boutique