Beauty & Complementary Therapies


QQI ITEC and Green Tara

Course Modules

  • Skin and Eye Treatments
  • Make up
  • Manicure and pedicure
  • Waxing
  • Facial Electrics
  • Holistic Approach to Health
  • Holistic/Swedish Massage
  • Professional Conduct & Business Awareness
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Hot Stone Massage
  • Indian Head Massage
  • Hopi Ear Candling
  • Occupational First Aid
  • Work Simulation Programme

Course Aim

This course is designed to give candidates a broad range of knowledge and skills in the area of beauty Therapy and Holistic Health. Learners gain comprehensive skills to pursue successful careers in the field.

Career Opportunities & Progression Routes

The course will allow successful candidates to seek employment in locations such as: Beauty Therapy Salons, Pharmacies, Hotels, Leisure Centres, Spa's, Cruise Liners, Health Centres and health Farms. On completion, graduates will also be equipped to set up a private practice in Beauty therapy and Holistic Health.

Entry Requirements

This course is aimed at students who have completed the Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied, Leaving Certificate Vocational and mature students

Additional Fees



 - Course Co-Ordinator


Student Services Costs:

Government Levy (PPC)

The following categories of participant are exempt from paying the Government Levy (PPC):

  • Full medical Card holders in their own right and their dependent children
  • Those who are eligible under the student grant scheme
  • Those in receipt of the Back to Education Allowance (BTEA)

QQI Certification Charge:
QQI Level 5 €50 QQI Level 6 €80

Fees charged by professional bodies - These will be outlined under Additional fees for applicable courses. 

Additional costs which may include: Books, uniforms, equipment and trips.