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This course is designed to train students in the latest beauty therapy techniques and products. Students have the opportunity to gain internationally recognised awards in beauty. This provides the foundation to a variety of rewarding careers in areas including Health Spas,Beauty Salons and Cruise Liners.


One Year – Full Time


QQI Level 5, 5M371

ITEC Level 2


This course prepares students for employment in the beauty industry.
Many students choose to progress, within the college to year two of Beauty Therapy (QQI Level6/ITEC Level 3).  Success at level 5 allows students to access a range of Level 7 courses in Institutes of Technology.

Modules – QQI and ITEC

(selection of modules may be subject to minor changes)

Skincare and Makeup 5N3466
Body Massage and Figure Analysis 5N3465
Manicure Pedicure and Waxing 5N3467
Facial Electrics 5N3470
Anatomy and Physiology 5N0749
Retail Selling 5N1619
Beauty Industry Ethics and Practce 5N3470
Customer Service 5N0972
Work Experience 5N1356

Spray Tanning and Dermalogica Workshops
Realistc working environment
First Aid Training

Minimum Entry Requirements

Candidates need to have completed Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied or equivalent.  Mature applicants welcome.  Must attend programme advisory meeting. Biology at leaving cert an advantage.



Application is free via our website Further Education section.


Registration Fee –  €50
Course Charges – €500 *
(* includes €200 Government Levy and QQI exam fee)
ITEC Exam Fees – €300 approx
Uniforms, kit and books €200 approx

Registration fee is non-refundable, and secures course place.
VTOS places are available on this course.

Exemptions from Government Levy and QQI Exam Fee for medical card holders, those in receipt of the SUSI grant, Back to Education Allowance or VTOS.

Grange Community College
Grange Abbey Road
Dublin 13
Phone:  +353 1 847 1422