You will develop the necessary knowledge, understanding and gain basic skills in beauty techniques. You will also develop the basic knowledge and skills required to work with colleagues in a junior role. This programme is aimed at students with a keen interest in the beauty industry and this course is ideal for those needing to build confidence and customer service skills.
What will I learn?
This is a practical based course and you will receive ongoing assessment on your skills. There will be theory which underpins the practical knowledge. In addition to your study programme, work experience within a salon is highly recommended and will lead to job opportunities.
- Facial skincare
- Basic make-up
- Salon reception
How will I be assessed?
You will carry out a range of practical assessments within an educational salon environment. You will collate theoretical evidence in the form of assignments, projects, tests, quizzes, demonstrations and presentations.
A general interest in the Hair and Beauty sector.
Progression & Career Opportunities
You can progress on to the Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy. Upon completion of this course you will be able to assist within a Beauty salon or gain employment as a Receptionist.
Cost of Study
This course is fully funded for students who are 16-18 years of age.
You will be required to purchase a beauty kit which will include everything you need to start your career in the beauty industry. A uniform will be required so that you are presenting a professional image at all times and a course text book will be invaluable for home study. During your year of study the will also be opportunities to participate in workshops, trips and exhibitions.