ITEC Beauty Therapy Diploma

Course Description

Join the ITEC Beauty Therapy Program at the Gorey Institute of Beauty and gain comprehensive training that covers both beauty therapy and holistic massage. This program includes the ITEC Beauty Specialist Diploma and the ITEC Diploma in Holistic Massage, providing you with a well-rounded education in beauty and wellness. Whether you are new to the field or looking to expand your skills, this program will prepare you for a successful career in the beauty and holistic therapy industry.

Key Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, you will:

  • Gain proficiency in a wide range of beauty treatments, including skincare, makeup, manicures, pedicures, and waxing.
  • Acquire in-depth knowledge of anatomy and physiology relevant to beauty and holistic therapy.
  • Master holistic massage techniques to promote relaxation and well-being.
  • Understand and apply health, safety, and hygiene practices in a professional setting.
  • Deliver exceptional client care and consultation services.

Course Highlights

The ITEC Beauty Therapy Program offers an extensive curriculum, ensuring you develop both theoretical knowledge and practical skills:

  1. ITEC Beauty Specialist Diploma:
    • Skincare and Facial Treatments: Techniques for cleansing, toning, moisturizing, and advanced facials.
    • Makeup Application: Skills for creating day, evening, and special occasion looks.
    • Manicure and Pedicure: Nail care techniques including filing, shaping, cuticle care, and polish application.
    • Waxing: Methods of hair removal ensuring client comfort and precision.
    • Anatomy and Physiology: Study of body systems relevant to beauty treatments.


  1. ITEC Diploma in Holistic Massage:
    • Massage Techniques: Learn Swedish massage, deep tissue techniques, and other modalities to promote relaxation and wellness.
    • Client Consultation and Care: Develop skills in assessing client needs and providing tailored massage treatments.
    • Health, Safety, and Hygiene: Best practices for maintaining a safe and hygienic environment.
    • Holistic Approaches: Understanding the holistic principles that underpin effective massage therapy.

Practical Experience

Hands-on training is a crucial component of the ITEC Beauty Therapy Program. You will have the opportunity to practice your skills in a real-world environment under the guidance of experienced instructors, ensuring you gain confidence and competence in delivering both beauty and massage treatments.


Your progress will be evaluated through a combination of practical assessments, written exams, and case studies. These assessments ensure a comprehensive understanding of both the theoretical and practical aspects of beauty therapy and holistic massage.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the ITEC Beauty Therapy Program are well-prepared for a variety of roles within the beauty and wellness industry, including:

  • Beauty Therapist
  • Holistic Massage Therapist
  • Spa Therapist
  • Skincare Specialist
  • Wellness Consultant

Enrolment Requirements

  • A passion for the beauty and wellness industry and a commitment to learning.
  • Basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Duration and Mode of Study

  • Duration: 3 Days per week for 12 weeks
  • Mode of Study: Blended learning with both online theory and in-person practical training.

Why Choose Us?

  • Expert Instructors: Learn from industry professionals with extensive experience.
  • Comprehensive Curriculum: Gain a thorough education covering all aspects of beauty therapy and holistic massage.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities: Train in modern, fully equipped facilities.
  • Flexible Learning Options: Study at your own pace with our blended learning approach.
  • Career Support: Benefit from career guidance and job placement assistance.
  • Free Spray Tan, Gel Polish, Makeup and Hot Stone Massage Masterclasses  



Cost: €4,500

Payment plans available

Grants and Funding Accepted


Enrol Today

Take the first step towards a rewarding career in beauty and wellness. Contact us to learn more about the ITEC Beauty Therapy Program and begin your journey to becoming a certified beauty and holistic massage therapist.

Course Information

Start Date 23 Sep 2024 9:30 am
Event End Date 23 Sep 2024 3:30 pm
Deposit Price €1,000
The Gorey Institute
Market Square , Gorey , Co Wexford
The Gorey Institute

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