Beauty Therapy - Level 6

Advanced Beauty Therapy

Level 6

What is Advanced Beauty Therapy?

The Advanced Beauty Therapy course at Dunboyne College of Further Education offers highly specialised treatments such as Facial Electrical and Electrical Epilation.   This beauty course is ideal for students who wish to advance their current Beauty Qualifications and further their career within the Beauty Industry. We offer students an ideal opportunity to train to the highest standard for QQI Level 6 Beauty Therapy Award and also ITEC Diplomas. While studying on the Advanced Beauty Therapy course, students gain experience in both theoretical and practical work.  Students participate in Work Experience where they gain valuable insights into a career within a Beauty Salon or Spa. Our examination body, ITEC, have a strict attendance requirement which must be met to register for both theory and practical exams. It is also compulsory that students complete a portfolio of case studies as part of their internal assessment which is verified by ITEC. 


Course Content

Body and Beauty Science 30 credits

Work Experience 15 credits

Communications 15 credits

Electrical Epilation 15 credits

Nail Technology 15

Indian Head Massage 15 credits

Depilation, tanning and lightning treatments 15 credits


QQI level 6 in Beauty Therapy (6M3479) and ITEC diplomas. 

Career opportunities

Level 6 Beauty Therapy will allow you to work in a salon, spa, specialised skin or body care centre.  As you will also work to achieve ITEC Diplomas it will give you the opportunity to travel and work on cruise ships such as Steiner. Having a full QQI level 6 qualification also allows you to access many higher education courses around the country.

Entry requirements

QQI level 5

Other equivalent qualification

All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications

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