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Arklow Community College

Arklow Community College

Beauty Therapy


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Description...
The full time Beauty Therapy course started in September 2002. Our Salon is equipped to the highest standard with no shortage of resources within the Beauty Therapy Department.

Each year we accept a maximum of 20 students, the teachers at the college spare no effort in pursuit of excellence. A high level of self discipline and a strong work ethic is important for the success of students.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Year 1:
Electrical Epilation
Waxing
Nail Treatments
After First Year all students are qualified to work.

Year 2:
Skin Treatments
Facial Electrical
Body Therapy

Part-time courses also available as follows:
Waxing
Electrical Epilation
Nail Treatments
Skin Treatments
Body Therapy

 

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Dressmaker   Make-Up Artist - TV/Film  
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Beauty Therapist   Footwear Designer  
Hairdresser   Funeral Director  
Personal Trainer   Tailor  
Wigmaker   Massage Therapist  
Hair & Scalp specialist   Photographer - Fashion, Press & Sport  

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