Get a Beauty Therapy Diploma at College of Cape Town


The College of Cape Town’s Beauty Therapy Department is fully accredited to offer the International Therapy Examination Council (ITEC) qualifications. ITEC has been awarding high quality and respected industry qualifications since 1947. It is now one of the world's leading and most successful awarding bodies specialising in the Beauty and Complementary Therapies.


Beauty Therapy ITEC Diploma L2, L3 & L5

The Beauty Therapy ITEC qualification commences at Level 2 to allow access to those that have successfully completed Grade 9. This three-year qualification offers the prospective student an opportunity to gain theoretical, practical and integrated college and industry work experience thereby ensuring readiness for employment. The qualification offers a structured work placement component. After each level the students will acquire various new skills sets and competencies whilst building on previously acquired knowledge and experience.


What do I need to have completed before I can apply to study this course?

  • Grade 9 or equivalent for entry into Level 2
  • Passed ITEC Level 2 for entry into Level 3
  • Passed ITEC Level 3 for entry into Level 5
  • Students must meet the personality profile of a prospective Beauty Therapy Candidate.
  • Students must be physically fit.


Students will be required to complete a competency test for literacy and numeracy, a placement test and undergo an individual interview process to assess suitability prior to acceptance.


How long will it take to complete the qualification?

  • 3 years full-time
  • Enrolment in January (Part-time - Available)


Where can I study this course?

BEAUTY THERAPY ITEC DIPLOMA LEVEL 2,3 & 5 is only available at:

Ms Surita Blaauw (Education Specialist)
(T) : (021) 797 5504
(E) :

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