BeautyBeauty Therapy

Choosing to study Beauty Therapy will give you access to a fantastic range of salon facilities and a team of highly experienced and specialist tutors. Through their extensive knowledge, you will learn how to develop the skills and techniques needed to establish yourself a career in the beauty, make-up or nails industry. As you progress through the qualification levels, you will gain confidence in your skills and knowledge and begin to develop your individual talent as a professional therapist, nail technician or make-up artist.

Zoe Petrou, Head of Beauty Therapy

“I did my Level 3 Beauty Therapy course this year and loved every minute. I always learnt something new every day and enjoyed practically doing everything. The tutors were brilliant with us and pushed us to succeed! My experience at Lancaster & Morecambe College was great and I felt welcomed and safe always. Highly recommended.”

Tanya White, Beauty Therapy


Previous students have gone on to work for local salons including Steiner Cruises, Ambience and A Touch of Serenity. Employment prospects include working in salons, spas, health clubs and cruise ships, to self-employment, or as a representative or trainer for brands such as Dermalogica, Clarins or Elemis.

Your future career could be..

Nail Technician     £12,500 - £25,000
Beauty Consultant   £14,000 - £25,000
Beauty Therapist   £15,000 - £20,000
Massage Therapist   £15,000 - £42,000
Salon Manager   £18,000 - £30,000
Make Up Artist   £19,000 - £21,000



What do I need to join?

4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including Maths or English OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in Maths or English.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

General Information

This course offers the opportunity to learn the skills necessary for employment in the beauty therapy profession. You will learn techniques which are in demand from employers in the beauty therapy industry.

Who is this course for?

The course is suitable for school leavers and adults who would like a career in beauty therapy.

Contact Details

Sam King, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Janina Kidd, Melissa McIntyre or telephone 01524 66215 Ext.262.
For information, advice and guidance or to apply please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521237 or 0800 306306

Course Information Sheet

Download it here


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Student Profiles

Kelly Murgatroyd

June 04, 2018

Courses taken: Level 2 & Level 3 Beauty Therapy and Diploma in Reflexology and Aromatherapy

Ashleigh Cartledge

May 09, 2018

Courses taken: Beauty Therapy Level 2 & Level 3

Michelle McDermott

May 09, 2018

Courses taken: Beauty Therapy Level 3 and Hairdressing Level 3
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