Beauty Therapy


If your dream is to work in a serene and calming environment, providing clients with a luxury pamper service, then a career as a spa therapist could be perfect for you.

Our courses provide you with the knowledge and understanding needed to work as a spa therapist, including spa treatments, health and safety and client care and communication.

You will develop practical skills in providing spa treatments such as hydrotherapy, body wraps, wet flotation and dry flotation, body massage, stone therapy massage and Indian head massage. You will also learn how to operate, monitor and maintain the spa area including sauna and steam equipment.

Career Prospects

Beauticians and related occupations

Annual pay
Workforce change

The workforce is projected to expand by 1% over the period to 2024, adding 772 jobs. In the same period, 35% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 32,303 job openings.

Role description

Beauticians and related workers give facial and body beauty treatments, apply cosmetics and dress wigs.

Common tasks

Courses at Folkestone College


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Shorncliffe Road
Folkestone, Kent
CT20 2TZ