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Beauty Therapy

The beauty industry has a large cross-section of people in it, from theatrical makeup experts working in the film industry through to people running and managing their own salons – something for everyone, basically!

Beauty therapy has always been a successful industry. Worth billions of pounds in the UK, it is no surprise that students are choosing to study beauty therapy qualifications to kick-start amazing careers.

Give your future a stunning makeover at South Staffordshire College. We provide the ideal foundation for a fulfilling career in helping people look and feel their best.

Taught by Professionals

Experienced tutors with a wealth of skills.

Beauty Industry

Evolving industry and trending treatments.

Mind, Body and Soul

Making people feel good about themselves.

Connect with People

A natural ability to connect, you will be forever popular.

Key information

Beauty courses at South Staffs equip students with the necessary skills to thrive in the beauty industry. Training takes place in a practical working environment in training/commercial salons.

As well as achieving a recognised qualification in beauty therapy English and maths skills are developed. These are integral to gaining employment and are included on every study programme to support development and progression.

Work placement is an essential part of the study programme and all students will be expected to complete an appropriate work placement related to their full-time course.

You can become a…

  • Beauty salons
  • Day spas
  • Self-employed
  • Cruise liners
  • Salon owner
  • Cosmetic counter
  • Mobile therapist
  • Hotel Spa
  • Massage therapist
  • Receptionist

Take the next step with a career in Beauty Therapy

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Why SSC?

At South Staffordshire College our students come first, and everything we do is aimed at helping you to realise your full potential. We are about careers not courses and our expert staff will make sure you have the skills and knowledge needed to give you that competitive edge for when you start your career within your chosen industry.

As a school leaver, you will be treated as an adult, within a friendly and supportive environment. You’ll enjoy more freedom and independence, and you’ll make many new friends, all with the same passion and journey ahead as you. As an adult, we understand you may feel uneasy about returning to education, but there is no need to be. We have smaller class sizes and supportive tutors to make you feel very welcome.

#CreateYourCareer with us.

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