Faculty of Leisure & Lifestyle

The faculty offers a wide range of exciting courses from hairdressing to beauty and sports. Click on the study options below for the full range of courses on offer and apply today. Believe It Achieve It!

Whether you are looking for a career in Events & Hospitality Management, Professional Cookery, Beauty Therapy, Hairdressing or Sports Coaching & Fitness we offer a number of courses on a full time, part time or evening basis to enhance your skills and job prospects.

Find out about some of our student’s journeys through their Events, Hospitality and Complementary Therapies courses.

Courses are delivered by dedicated teaching staff in excellent facilities supported by industry standard equipment.

This course accepts year 2 direct entrants. For more information go to the year 2 tab above. Exciting and challenging, this is a full-time, two-year course. You’ll study beauty treatments and related subjects to...
This is an access course which aims to provide an introduction to sports coaching and fitness.
This course is designed to prepare the student for entry to HNC Soft Tissue Therapy/ HND Sports Therapy.
This degree programme in Hospitality is run in partnership with Edinburgh Napier University. It gives hospitality students a qualification that is recognised nationally and internationally. The main focus is to provide the...
These courses introduce and develop the skills and knowledge you’ll need for sports coaching. The principles of good coaching practice are examined and a wide practical and theoretical knowledge of games and sports is...
The course is designed to develop your skills in Coating, Piping Writing, Making Sugar Flowers Using Sugar Paste and Royal Icing. This is a professional vocational programme and appropriate clothing must be worn.
Anatomy and Physiology You will study the systems of the body with emphasis on the circulatory and lymphatic systems and in depth anatomy of skeleton and muscles. You will also cover disorders of the body systems. This...
Designed for wine enthusiasts, on this course you'll learn more about wines from all over the world and how best to appreciate them. Each week there will be practical tastings for which a small charge may be made.
This course will increase your knowledge of specific wine regions as well as giving you the opportunity to further develop wine tasting techniques. A trip around the globe will explore the wines from the key regions of: France...
This course is designed to enhance hairdressers who have cutting skills. This course will include: Scissors over comb Clipper over comb Taper finish Razor cutting Fading and blending techniques Combining...
The course is designed to develop your skills in Coating, Piping Writing, Making Sugar Flowers Using Sugar Paste and Royal Icing. This is a professional vocational programme and appropriate clothing must be worn.
Anatomy and Physiology You will study the systems of the body with emphasis on the circulatory and lymphatic systems and in depth anatomy of skeleton and muscles. You will also cover disorders of the body systems. This...
Designed for wine enthusiasts, on this course you'll learn more about wines from all over the world and how best to appreciate them. Each week there will be practical tastings for which a small charge may be made.
This course will increase your knowledge of specific wine regions as well as giving you the opportunity to further develop wine tasting techniques. A trip around the globe will explore the wines from the key regions of: France...
This course is designed to enhance hairdressers who have cutting skills. This course will include: Scissors over comb Clipper over comb Taper finish Razor cutting Fading and blending techniques Combining...

There must be a viable level of interest in a course for it to run and all courses run at the sole discretion of the college. If a place is not available on your chosen course, the college will take all reasonable measures to offer you a place on a comparable course. City of Glasgow College reserves the right to amend or update this information at any time.