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Hair and Beauty

Lash and Brow Aesthetics

Campus Milton Road Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 6

Study mode Evening

Duration 20 weeks

Start date Jan 2023

Cost £356.65
(see funding options)

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Course overview

This exciting new 18-week lash and brow course is a perfect introduction to the beauty industry. You will gain knowledge, understanding and essential practical skills in lash lifting, eyelash tinting, brow shaping, brow artistry techniques and brow lamination.

We have designed this course due to industry demand for these services.

This course is SQA Accredited and eligible for ITA funding

Please Note:

  • The cost of the course is £356.65 -  this includes the cost of the Kit and must be paid  prior to the start of the course 
  • Some theory will be delivered online - you will be required to have access to IT to enable you to complete this part of the course e.g. laptop, Pc, iPhone, Android phone

We also ask all students to adhere to the dress code for the department as follows:

  • Black Trousers
  • Black T-Shirt
  • Black Shoes

Edinburgh College is the first flagship Vocational Training Charitable Trust (VTCT) College in Scotland. Training at Edinburgh College will enhance your employability prospects as we have an exceptional standard of facilities and highly qualified lecturers. You will work in our salons and studios providing a realistic industry environment. This training will give you valuable practical experience and is a stepping stone towards a fulfilling career as a lash and brow therapist. You will undertake vital employment experience in our evening salons. 

If you are interested in being a model for our students or want to try out our star facilities before beginning your studying journey, simply book in for a treatment. 

What you will learn

  • Eye Enhancements - Lash & Brow Tinting, Brow tweezing using manual and automatic tweezers, Cluster & Strip lashes application - SCQF Level 6
  • Brow Artistry (ABT Accredited)
  • Brow Lamination (ABT Accredited)
  • Lash Lifting (ABT Accredited)

Placement information

  • There is no work placement required for this course.

How the course is assessed

  • You will be assessed on your occupational competence along with SQA assessments.
  • All practical assessments are carried out on paying clients within our salons.
  • A lot of the theory aspects of the course are carried out online.

Number of days per week

  • 1 evening per week for 18 weeks 6:00-8:30pm – Thursday
  • Plus 6 hours self directed study

Entry requirements

  • All applicants must be 18 years of age or older before the start date of the course and have paid for the course in full

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

  • All applicants must be 18 years of age or older before the start date of the course

English Proficiency Requirements

IELTS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • NC Level 5/6 Beauty Therapy
  • Edinburgh College short courses in Beauty skills
  • Further your skills in Beauty Aesthetics with further CPD courses

Career options

  • On completion of this course, you will be fully qualified to carry out Eye Enhancement and brow services and/or progress to further studies as a Lash/brow Technician or with our Beauty courses

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration Cost
Milton Road Campus Evening 26/01/23 20 Weeks £356.65

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