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Limerick College of Further Education

Limerick College of Further Education


 

Beauty & Complementary Therapies


Course Code:  BCXX
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Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This 2 year full time programme leads to internationally recognised qualifications in Beauty and Complementary therapies. The programme consists of intensive practical and theoretical training in the various aspects of the profession. Learners are trained in a state-of-the-art beauty therapy salon. A compulsory work experience module in a busy salon reinforces theory and practical work.

 

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

Beauty Therapy Services
Facial electrical treatment
Body Therapy Treatment
Indian Head Massage
Business Studies
Work Experience
IT
Aromatherapy
Reflexology
Thermal Auricular Therapy
Stone Therapy Massage
Epilation
CIDESCO Face & Body Therapy

 

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Sample Careers...
If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Dressmaker   Make-Up Artist - TV/Film  
Beauty Consultant   Fashion Technologist  
Designer/maker   Fashion Stylist  
Beauty Therapist   Footwear Designer  
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Personal Trainer   Tailor  
Wigmaker   Massage Therapist  
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