Is the Course for me?
If you wish to gain valuable insight into the Hair and Beauty industry and gain English and maths qualifications ready for future courses and employment then this is the course for you.
This is an opportunity for learners who are unsure of their career pathway to start on the route to becoming a Hairdresser or Beauty Therapist, experiencing and carrying out hairdressing and beauty services.
Alongside the hair and beauty programme you will also attend valuable functional skills sessions, helping to improve your English and mathematics skills
What is involved?
You will develop basic skills and relevant industry knowledge, through experiential learning of selected techniques and products.
This course is designed for individuals who wish to achieve the basic skills required for progression in the hairdressing or beauty industry from junior level. It will ensure you are on the right path in developing sufficient communication and occupational skills for progression onto a level 1 or level 2 hairdressing or beauty related programme.
At the next level you will develop skills such as blow-drying, styling, dressing long hair, doing hair treatments, basic make-up, basic manicure, basic pedicure and team work.
Students who wish to develop their literacy skills will also benefit, as this subject will be embedded within the vocational course.
Once you have completed this course you will gain successful progression onto a Level 1 Hairdressing or Beauty related programme.
Learners who significantly improve their English will have the opportunity to progress onto one of our level 2 programmes in Hair, Beauty or Barbering.