QQI Level 5 - Retail Practice (5M2105)


  • Skincare, Eye Treatments & Make-Up
  • Digital Marketing
  • Retail Display
  • Customer Service
  • Retail Selling
  • Communications
  • Work Experience
  • Safety & Health at Work


  • Skincare Consultant
  • Company Sales Rep
  • Frontline Cosmetics Consultant
  • Blogging
  • Make-Up Artist
  • Lash and Brow Treatments

Courses Description

This is a full-time one year course, designed for applicants who wish to enter into the world of beauty retail sales, beauty consultancy, cosmetics marketing and social media marketing. The course includes both theoretical practical training.

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Leaving Certificate/Leaving Certificate Applied or equivalent.
  • Successful completion of interview.
  • Mature students welcome.

Additional Courses (Optional)

  • Specialised High Fashion Make-Up – Certified
  • Spray Tanning – Certified


QQI – Level 5 Retail Practice (5M2105)


One Year


Excel Version or PDF Version of course costs.

There are no college tuition fees, however ,students are required to pay for course fees and exam fees.  Students will also be required to purchase salon materials, salon kit, uniform, make-up kit, make-up brushes and textbooks.

College registration fee is a separate fee and is not included in the above fees.

Please Note: Every effort is made to have these costs as accurate as possible, however, please be aware that some of these costings are supplied by external agencies & external exam bodies and there is a potential for those to change unexpectedly. If changes occur they will be communicated to learners as soon as possible.

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