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2.5 Hair & Beauty

Sorry, there are no variations of this course currently available.

What is involved?

The course offers a practical, real-world approach to help you achieve your ambitions and reach your potential. This course is designed to develop your existing hairdressing, barbering or beauty skills and knowledge to a more advanced level.

The start of the course will focus on level 3 up-skilling, it will involve personal and career development, English and maths as well as hair or beauty specific practical skill sessions. You will have the opportunity to personalise the course with the rest of your group, to ensure the industry visits and guest speakers that are arranged meet your personal career goals.

The course will then offer you the opportunity to do a six month work placement with an employer in your field of interest. You will be personally involved in sourcing the placement and meeting with sector specialists to ensure that it supports your future progression, which could either be to improve your UCAS application, enable you to move onto an apprenticeship or to get into employment with clear industry experience.


What will my career options be?

On successfully completion of this qualification, you will have the opportunity to progress into an traineeship or onto a level 3 programme in the vocational area of your work placement.
This programme also provides you with all the skills required to progress into employment, which is the main focus of this course.

What is the cost?

The course is free for 16-18 Home students

The information which describes this course was accurate at the time of publication. Newham College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or cancel any part of the programmes, locations, facilities and costs at any time.


What do I need?

2 GSCEs Grade D including English and Maths and or/equivalent.